They still love records…
vinyl… artwork… CDs, too.
By Blurt Staff
Despite Thom Yorke being widely quoted recently as saying
that Radiohead “can’t possibly dive into” the making of another full-length
again (“It’ll kill us”), guitarist Ed O’Brien is now saying that Yorke’s
declaration is probably premature.
Ateaseweb.com is reporting that O’Brien has been talking to UK media and
indicates that winter recording sessions are being planned for a projected 2010
release. “WE WILL BE MAKING AN ALBUM!” said O’Brien, adding, “We’re going into
the studio in winter. It’s always miserable! Are we at the whim of the seasons?
We are! When you’re in a studio in the countryside, the music you make is
definitely affected by what season it is.”
Well, all right then!
“And we all like vinyl,” continued O’Brien. “That’s not
going to go away. I still like CDs as well. I got the Speech Debelle CD the
other day – I nearly downloaded it from iTunes but I thought, ‘No. I want the
So do we, Ed, so do we. Please tell all the record labels
and p.r. flacks who insist on sending us downloads and streams of new releases
that we’re still fans and collectors and want to be able to review the physical thing…