Radiohead launches digital public library of the band s archive - The Next Web

Radiohead launches digital  public library  of the band s archive - The Next Web
In a press release, the band announced they have created the Radiohead Public Library, a centralized collection of information and media. It states:

The internet as a whole has never been a reliable resource for detailed or even accurate information re: Radiohead. Many sites that attempted to provide some measure of service have long since gone dark as well. The overall effect has been Radiohead search results that yield random and/or abbreviated shards: songs and album titles unaccompanied by detailed artwork or any additional context, low quality videos preceded by advertisements and shuffled via algorithms, and so on has always been infuriatingly uninformative and unpredictable. We have now, predictably, made it incredibly informative.



About a month ago, the band to stream on YouTube. The new library gives even more access to theirarchive once users create a library card and membership number at , they can explore past artwork, official music videos, live performances, B-sides, compilation tracks, HD TVperformances, previously unavailable work, such as the bands 1992 debut album, and more. Members can also buy out-of-print merchandise, which is custom made to order.

Starting January 20 (today) until January 24, each band member will also serve as a librarian for the day, curating a personal selection of the archive for visitors.
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