Taylor Swift, Thom Yorke and Diplo don’t appear to have much in common—at least not at first glance. One’s among the biggest pop stars in the world; the other’s an alt-rock demigod; the last is a Blackberry-toting DJ (who recently landed in hot water for comments made about the aforementioned pop star). Show More Summary
After the huge success enjoyed by Thom York and his Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes release, BitTorrent Inc. has opened up its paygate to content creators everywhere. Upon application, sellers of music, video and even software can now get paid via the San Francisco company's 'Bundle' project. Show More Summary
Earlier this year, Thom Yorke released his new album on BitTorrrent, selling it in a package that had to be paid for. Now, BitTorrent will let any artist release an album as a paid-for bundle. More »
Sounds like: James Blake, Thom Yorke, The xx Song: Glass Gang - Still What's so good? Brooklyn experimental three piece Glass Gang have dropped their highly anticipated debut mixtape, Lower, today. Made up of 10 tracks, the mixtape gives a tremendous overview of the trio's sound. Show More Summary
What do Taylor Swift, Thom Yorke, and Patrick Carney have in common? (Aside from being three of the richest, most famous, most influential musicians in the world, that is?) All of them are keeping their music off Spotify. As Spotify announced in a blog post today, Swift is the latest superstar to pull her catalog [...]
Swift joins a growing list of artists who have refused to stream their music on Spotify. David Byrne, The Black Keys, Thom Yorke, and now… Taylor Swift. The multiplatinum pop star joins a growing list of artists who have decided to withhold...Show More Summary
Thom Yorke Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes [Self-Released; 2014] by Antichristian Rating: “We have to look for power sources here, and distribution networks we were never taught, routes of power our teachers never imagined, or were encouraged...Show More Summary
In Hear This, A.V. Club writers sing the praises of songs they know well. This week, in honor of all the horrors, we’re picking our favorite songs about death. I have a fairly laissez-faire attitude toward death. If it’s going to happen—whether...Show More Summary
Sounds like: James Blake, Thom Yorke, Little Dragon Song: SBTRKT - Evening Glow (Ft. Sampha) What's so good? SBTRKT is an artist who needs no introduction at this point. Known for percussion-heavy, intricately emotive melodies and a fab multi-year collaboration with Sampha, he's an artist with a revered library. Show More Summary
By Alan Cross, Canadian Broadcaster, Radio Consultant, and Curator for Songza. Guys like Thom Yorke and David Byrne can rage against the dying of the light as much as they want, but that won’t prevent streaming from eventually becoming the dominant way music is distributed and consumed. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Darkside, Thom Yorke, John Talabot Song: Feist - Caught A Long Wind (Nicolas Jaar Edit) What's so good? This song is a drug. A slow and calculated drug. The original doesn't even wait until the chorus to get excited -- it defies the formula for a conventional masterpiece. Show More Summary
The Internet may have finally swallowed Thom Yorke. “Thom Yorke Releases Album via Bittorrent” was the hot news of September 26th, 2014, before it, like so many other headlines that would have shattered the music industry in 2009, fell...Show More Summary
Thom Yorke, Erykah Badu, Kendrick Lamar -- they're all on speed dial.
While Thom Yorke's surprise album may be dominating the conversation in the world of Radiohead, drummer Philip Selway just put his new solo album Weatherhouse today via Bella Union and that's a good one too. His last solo LP,...
On September 26, Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke put out a new solo album, Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes. As is increasingly the case with Yorke’s output, interest in the music he released was in some ways secondary to the method by which he...Show More Summary
BitTorrent details how the album's surprise release came to fruition.
You’re Dead!, the morbid new jazz-fusion odyssey from Flying Lotus, comes out tomorrow, and the album has cameos from rap stars Kendrick Lamar and Snoop Dogg. But apparently, FlyLo really, really wants to work with one guy, one who won’t return his calls. You will probably not be surprised to learn that Kanye West is [...]
Proving that if the music is good, people will run after a free copy, it has been confirmed that Thom Yorke’s new release has been downloaded more than one million times in its first week.
Last Friday, Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke released a new solo album "Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes" via BitTorrent. As of today, it has been downloaded more than 1 million times; including both free downloads of the single and video, and $6 paid downloads of the full album. Show More Summary
Last week, Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke released a new solo album, Tomorrow's Modern Boxes, as a $6 BitTorrent Bundle, letting fans purchase the album directly via PayPal or credit card and then download it using BitTorrent software. The...Show More Summary