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Marillion confirm free online album release

Enduring cult rock act, Marillion, will make their new album, ‘Happiness Is the Road’, available for free download through file-sharing websites.

The band plan a slice of pester power, though – tracks will include software to cause a little pop-up box to appear on screen when the tracks are first played – but all this will ask fans to do is give the band their email address.

There’s future benefits, also, downloaders will in future be contacted with offers of gig tickets and other merchandise, to try to make some money back for the band.
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