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    Posted: June 10 2006 at 12:48
Inspired by the Muse thread, here's one about Thom Yorke's upcoming solo album "The Eraser", which is due for release on 10th July.

It's a bit like Kid A in many ways - in the textural experimentation and use of the voice as part of the textures... or so I'm led to believe.

Also like Kid A, it's minimal, and hence not immediately accessible, and shows that Thom has as much of a keen sense for exploration in music as his fellow band members.

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: June 10 2006 at 15:16
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/c/c8/Thom_Yorke_-_The_Eraser.jpg/600px-Thom_Yorke_-_The_Eraser.jpg

That's somehow a very, very cool album cover!
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: June 10 2006 at 15:17
It's an excellent album, totally exceeded my expectations. I think it sounds a bit more like Amnesiac than Kid A..maybe a cross between the two.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: June 10 2006 at 15:21
I heard some of the songs from it... I loved Thom's voice in it more than ever. And if it's more like Amensiac, it's a match made in heaven.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: June 12 2006 at 03:04
A Thom Yorke solo sounding like Kid A/Amnesiac! Best news I've heard in long time. I'll wait for its release.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 06 2006 at 05:22
I finally have it myself. Can't decide wether its proto-prog or just prog-related. Ha-ha-ha.

Seriously I think its a great electronica album. Surprisingly singalongable melodies. I especially love the Atoms for Peace track. Fantastic, beautiful vocals! This makes me look even more forward to the next Radiohead album. Hopefully similar, just bigger and even better. 
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 20 2006 at 16:30
Not a bad album by Thom.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 20 2006 at 20:11
Blah... here in Mexico it hasn`t been released yet...
but soon... maybe on saturday it will arrive!

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 21 2006 at 08:43
It's brilliant - the more I hear it, the more I like it...
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 21 2006 at 10:51
Originally posted by Certif1ed

It's brilliant - the more I hear it, the more I like it...
WOW!!  Canīt wait.. sounds great Certif1ed

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