Radiohead has finally announced that they are going to be releasing their eighth full length album, The King Of Limbs. People will be able to download an MP3 or WAV format of the album on February 19th, and can buy the physical copy May 9th. Here are the details as quoted from The King Of Limbs’ website.

Radiohead’s new record, The King Of Limbs, is presented here as the world’s first* Newspaper Album, comprising:

  • Two clear 10″ vinyl records in a purpose-built record sleeve.
  • A compact disc.
  • Many large sheets of artwork, 625 tiny pieces of artwork and a full-colour piece of oxo-degradeable plastic to hold it all together.
  • The Newspaper Album comes with a digital download that is compatible with all good digital media players.
  • The Newspaper Album will be shipped on Monday 9th May 2011 you can, however, enjoy the download on Saturday 19th February 2011.
  • Shipping is included in the prices shown.
  • One lucky owner of the digital version of The King Of Limbs, purchased from this website, will receive a signed 2 track 12″ vinyl.
  • MP3 version is a 320K constant bit rate file.
  • WAV version is a full CD quality uncompressed digital audio file.

We have been waiting for this album for quite some time, and while the album art is a bit different from your normal Radiohead album cover, we are still excited to see what is to come.

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