Last November, a collection of Radiohead (then, On A Friday) demo tapes were being shilled on eBay for 50 grand. Today, an auctioneer based out of Cheshire in the UK has another cassette of rare and unreleased material from 1986, “[a] holy grail for Radiohead and Music collectors, the only known copy to exist,” which is going for £1000-1500 (which is roughly $1587.80-2381.70). The sale ends tomorrow, so Radiohead stans with cash to burn, get on it:
RADIOHEAD – On a Friday – (Demo 1986 OAF) Cassette Rare and Unreleased. A holy grail for Radiohead and Music collectors, the only known copy to exist. This unearthed gem contains previously unreleased Radiohead tracks which include: Side A: Fragile Friend, Girl (in the purple dress), Everybody Knows, Mountains (on the move), Lemming Trail, Lock The Door. Side 2: Fragile Friend (Remix) Lemming Trail (Remix) Lock the Door (Remix) In The Breeze. The Cassette comes with inner cover with 2 pictures of the band, track listing and a blurb. Blurb* (The band are; Ed O’Brien (Guitar, vocals) Colin Greenwood (bass), Tom Yorke (lead vocals, acoustic guitar, piano, synth) Phil Selway (Drums, vocals), Raz Peterson (alto/Tenor Sax) Songs written by Tom with Colin and Ed. Thanks to Malcom, Steve Richard and Harry for their help. To contact us phone Standlake 584. *copyright symbol 1986 – O.A.P. Records
UPDATE: It went for £2,000.