Ryan Hemsworth Releases Free BitTorrent Box Set

Andrew Parks

By Andrew Parks

on 10.24.14 in News

Ryan Hemsworth has one-upped Thom Yorke’s recent BitTorrent blitz by offering seven albums, nine singles, a handful of photos and good-humored screen grabs (like Twitter exchanges with members of Vampire Weekend and Good Charlotte), and “an extra surprise” for anyone unlocks his Hemsworth Country bundle. We’ll leave that for you to discover firsthand via the embed below.

The Canadian producer’s sudden burst of goodwill is more than just a cache-clearing, catalog-scanning compilation; it’s also a way to stoke anticipation for his new album Alone For the First Time, which drops on November 4 through Last Gang and Hemsworth’s Secret Songs imprint. Here’s its lead single: