Jim Carroll

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You wouldn’t know that the Radiohead story was big news if you read Hot Press.com or Muse.ie

Biggest music news story of the mo’ is the Radiohead yoke by a country mile. It broke on Sunday night and it has dominated proceedings since. It’s the story which will keep on giving. Yet if you look at the …

Tue, Oct 2, 2007, 13:40

   

Biggest music news story of the mo’ is the Radiohead yoke by a country mile. It broke on Sunday night and it has dominated proceedings since. It’s the story which will keep on giving.

Yet if you look at the news pages on Hot Press or Muse, two online sites which purport to cover music, there’s not a mention of it. Not a sausage. And this is now Tuesday afternoon, over 36 hours after the news first broke.

No wonder people are turning to blogs and bulletin boards for their music news (ironically, there’s a discussion about it on the Hot Press messageboard) if the music websites can’t do the job.