Radiohead to Release Stolen Music for Climate Campaigners

Instead of paying a ransom for a trove of unreleased music, Radiohead says it will release it in aid of an environmental activist group.

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LONDON (AP) — Radiohead says a trove of unreleased music has been stolen for ransom. But instead of paying up, the band will release it in aid of environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion. Guitarist Jonny Greenwood tweeted that about 18 hours of material from around the time of Radiohead’s 1997 album “OK Computer” was stolen from singer Thom Yorke’s minidisc archive last week. Greenwood said Tuesday that instead of paying the $150,000 demanded by hackers,…

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