“Muse have hidden several USB sticks in a worldwide treasure hunt – allowing fans to hear a new song.
Fans can search for the USB sticks in Berlin, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Moscow, Paris and Dubai, where “agents” are looking after them.
Each USB stick contains a code which must be entered at Ununitedeurasia.muse.mu for a puzzle that, when solved, unlocks a part of new song ‘United States of Eurasia’ from forthcoming album ‘The Resistance’.”
Hiding USB sticks throughout the world is no new thing for artists like The White Stripes and NIN. Muse have now jumped on board with the clever idea that seems to work with the theme of the new song they will be releasing. From the NME: