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Old 12-09-2008, 06:33 AM   #61
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In Rainbows is last year.

I purchased my copy on 27th or 28th of Dec.

If your copy says 2008, it's a misprint.
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In Rainbows is last year.

I purchased my copy on 27th or 28th of Dec.

If your copy says 2008, it's a misprint.
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In Rainbows is the seventh album by the English alternative rock band Radiohead. It was first released on 10 October 2007 as a digital download, followed by a standard CD release in most countries during the last week of 2007. The album was released in North America on 1 January 2008.
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Yeah, it's not a misprint. That is when the regular CD issue came out here.

However, it's considered a 2007 release because it was available everywhere digitally at that time. I think you need to go by the first release.
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Old 12-09-2008, 09:54 AM   #64
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Are you gonna make Cori change her list?

Good luck with that
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Old 12-09-2008, 09:57 AM   #65
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Yeah, I better watch it.

How about we just say "It's up to you"

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Old 12-09-2008, 12:08 PM   #66
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My list is so half-assed already ... you can consider it officially removed.

Poof! It's gone.
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Old 12-09-2008, 12:32 PM   #67
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Popmatters has started running specific "Best of 2008" lists each day. They posted a "Best of Britain 2008" list today that's quite good. Here y'are.

The Best of Britain 2008 < PopMatters Picks: The Best Music of 2008 | PopMatters
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Old 12-09-2008, 02:30 PM   #68
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If an album was released in 2008, it was released in 2008. Even if it was also released in 2007. Some groups can claim this, like Bon Iver and Delta Spirit. But Radiohead can't really claim it honestly, since In Rainbows was the download heard round the world.
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The difference with an artist like Bon Iver was that it was a small, unknown, independent release in 2007, and not a widespread official release, so I would consider that different. It would be part of 2008.

But In Rainbows is, for all intents and purposes, a 2007 release.
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But surely that's only because of that typical delay the yanks always have with album releases. Travis' most recent album was released in AmericA a whopping 5 weeks after it was released almost everywhere else. Don't know why this delay always happens, but it does.

With Radiohead being a pommy band and all, the official year of the release of In Rainbows should be and has to be recognised as 2007.

In the words of Morrissey, "America Is Not The World"...
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My list is so half-assed already ... you can consider it officially removed.

Poof! It's gone.
Wow. Can you do that with people, too?
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Old 12-09-2008, 09:11 PM   #72
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Oh, man. I wish!
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The difference with an artist like Bon Iver was that it was a small, unknown, independent release in 2007, and not a widespread official release, so I would consider that different. It would be part of 2008.

But In Rainbows is, for all intents and purposes, a 2007 release.
I'd agree with this, but would that make MGMT's album an '08 release as well?

I know I hadn't even heard of them until this year and was surprised that Oracular Spectacular "came out" last year.
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Cori, test it out on this punk ^^^ just in case.
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