STREAM: Thom Yorke’s New Solo Album, ANIMA

June 27th, 2019 · Comments Off on STREAM: Thom Yorke’s New Solo Album, ANIMA

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has released his latest solo album, ANIMA, to streaming services. The physical edition comes out July 19. Yorke continues to explore his nervous dread of modern life over skittering, twitchy beats. It’s cautiously optimistic music that requires an attentive listener, despite being enveloped in existential unease. Director Paul Thomas Anderson, who […]

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Frank Ocean Teases Crowd with Radiohead Snippet

December 12th, 2012 · Comments Off on Frank Ocean Teases Crowd with Radiohead Snippet

Frank Ocean teases the crowd at the Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet in New York with about a minute of Radiohead’s “Fake Plastic Trees” from its second LP The Bends. I realize this was all over the internet yesterday, but I just now listened to it. I wish he had been given more attention from the […]

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VIDEO: Radiohead “Lotus Flower”

February 18th, 2011 · Comments Off on VIDEO: Radiohead “Lotus Flower”

If you pre-ordered Radiohead’s The King of Limbs, you may now download the digital version, a full 24 hours earlier than expected. I’m on my first listen as I type, but the volume is too low to get the full impact because I can’t crank it at work. Only eight songs, but they are mostly […]

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King of Limbs – New Radiohead album

February 14th, 2011 · Comments Off on King of Limbs – New Radiohead album

“The King of Limbs can be pre-ordered now and downloaded on Saturday 19th February 2011″

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Better than OK Computer?

July 23rd, 2010 · 2 Comments

“You could call it their OK Computer. But it’s arguably better than that.“ I love Arcade Fire as much as the next guy, but whoa nellie, I don’t think Suburbs is worthy of that hyperbole. Of course, I’ve only listened to Suburbs once and OK Computer about a billion times, so I might be jumping […]

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Beck swoops in and finishes the fight

November 20th, 2009 · 2 Comments

My favorite piece of news in the past week is Beck’s musical response to that clueless buffoon from The Fiery Furnaces, who tried to insult Radiohead, blog-style, but missed the point completely. And in attempting to cover his ass retroactively, took a swipe at Beck. Well, Radiohead, in their lofty chairs of utter superiority, ignored […]

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Thom Yorke assembles bizarre backing band

September 29th, 2009 · Comments Off on Thom Yorke assembles bizarre backing band

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke is putting together an odd assortment of musicians to help bring his solo album, The Eraser, to life. The band consists of a few recognizable names, including Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich, and Beck sidekick Joey Waronker. To say that many Radiohead fans will be […]

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