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Posted by: phead Mar 14 2008, 09:47 AM

More details about the album release

It's already known that the new single "Machine Gun" will be released on April 14. Portishead also announced that a digital version is available from from 8pm on April 10. However, the release does not feature any B-sides.
Meanwhile a USB stick edition of 'Third', out April 28, features a host of extras, including the following four films:

Ade's House - 'Machine Gun'
'The Rip' live @ Mr Wolfe’s
'We Carry On'
The Truly Spectacular Universal Conference Film

The band have also announced that they will issue a limited edition box set of 'Third', with details to be announced. The only thing we know is that it will come in a multitude of limited edition formats including a double vinyl version except from the usb format and some limited edition prints from Nick Uff will also be made available.
To be more specific, the timeplan is:
April 10: "Machine Gun" single , digital download at
April 14: "Machine Gun" single taken from 'Third' will be released in stores two weeks before the album on April 14.
April 28: "Third" album release in stores, also in double vinyl and usb stick format with 4 new bonus videos.

That's all we know for now.

Posted by: laurence Apr 10 2008, 02:03 PM


a part of the film "We Carry On" can be seen here:

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Posted by: Emuctunk73 Dec 4 2009, 09:18 AM

if they are saying this tour is to promote the album they will tell us the release date before the tour even if the album isnt coming out before it..

Posted by: Impunny09 Dec 6 2009, 07:37 PM

Didnt they release Busted Stuff like in the middle of the tour or something? That could happen this time too, you never know

Posted by: Impunny09 Dec 13 2009, 05:11 PM

GUYS what if the Hope Springs Eternal DVD is the live album theyre going to release as a bonus disk, but instead its going to have footage from whatever show they decide to pull??? just a guess thats a possibility

Posted by: Impunny09 Feb 23 2010, 05:14 AM

If they release it right after the tour wouldnt Daves voice be crap? There needs to be some time in between...

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