Free, the Big Ask CD

CD free with The
Observer - 18th March

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood appear exclusively on a Friends of the Earth CD* free with The Observer on Sunday 18 March.

The CD - Artists taking action on climate change – has been compiled in support of The Big Ask.

Live tracks

It includes three exclusive live tracks performed by Radiohead’s Thom and Jonny at the sell-out Big Ask Live benefit gig at London’s KOKO on 1 May 2006.

Other artists who have donated live tracks to the CD are Razorlight, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Damien Rice, Guillemots, Roots Manuva and Polar Bear.

Full track listing

  1. Pyramid Song
    Radiohead's Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood
  2. No Surprises
    Radiohead's Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood
  3. Cymbal Rush
    Radiohead's Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood
  4. Movements
    Roots Manuva
  5. Supernaturally
    Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
  6. Back to the Start
  7. Elephant
    Damien Rice
  8. Trains to Brazil
  9. It Snows Again
    Polar Bear

To tie in with the CD, we’ve also released exclusive video footage from The Big Ask Live gig, which includes previously unseen clips of Thom and Jonny in rehearsal.

Watch the video >

Take part in The Big Ask

The best thing about The Big Ask is there’s no longer this sense of powerlessness.

Thom Yorke

You can play your part right now. Email your MP asking them to support a strong Climate Bill. It’s easy.

Step 1 of 2: Find your local MP   Action to reduce Carbon Dioxide

Type your postcode in the box below and press Go:


Reuse recycle

* When you’ve listened to the CD, if you don’t want to keep it, you can pass it on to a friend or send it back to Friends of the Earth. We’ll pass it on or recycle it.