Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday May 02, 2016

Radiohead Erased Itself From the Internet

Deleting every bit of your online presence is a brilliant way to get the media talking about you. Everyone is wondering whether this is a strange form of protest or just some album promotion gimmick. I guess it worked either way because here we are talking about it.

Radiohead’s internet presence has essentially disappeared and the band have sent out cryptic leaflets in the mail, fueling speculation over when آ– and how آ– the band will release its ninth album. A visit to on Sunday offered viewers only a blank page, while the band’s six-year-old Twitter feed was also empty, featuring only a message saying: "@Radiohead hasn’t tweeted yet." On Facebook, nearly 12 million users "like" a page with nothing on it.