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Q&A: Radiohead’s Philip Selway On His New Album Weatherhouse

Philip Selway is probably the last member of Radiohead anyone expected to go full singer-songwriter, but with sophomore solo release Weatherhouse, the longtime drummer affirms that he's more than capable of stepping out from behind the kit. Recorded with Bat For Lashes touring member Quinta and Four Tet's former Fridge bandmate Adem Ilhan, the album… More »

By: Chris DeVille / October 23, 2014 - 11:33 am

The Next Radiohead Album May Get An Unconventional Release, Too

When Thom Yorke both announced and then released his new solo album, Tomorrow's Modern Boxes, within the space of like 20 minutes on Friday, September 26, the thing came as a total surprise. That he was able to keep it a secret was partly due to the nature of the service he used to distribute… More »

By: Michael Nelson / October 16, 2014 - 5:24 pm

Watch Radiohead’s Philip Selway Play The Tonight Show With The Dap-Kings

Along with the Beatles and Genesis and the Eagles, Radiohead are the rare band where the drummer can make a respectable go of it as a solo singer-songwriter. Radiohead skin-basher Philip Selway just released Weatherhouse, his second album of lovely, softhearted solo songs. And last night, he was the musical guest on The Tonight Show,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 10, 2014 - 8:43 am

Watch Karen O Cover Radiohead & The Doors In London

Karen O made her first Crush Songs appearance in the UK over the weekend, where she performed for two nights at London's Bush Hall. During her set, she played covers of the Doors' "Indian Summer" and Radiohead"s "High & Dry." Holly Miranda, who was part of her backing band for the show, took over o… More »

By: James Rettig / October 6, 2014 - 9:45 am

Johnny Greenwood & Supergrass Reworked Radiohead Rarity “Spooks” For Inherent Vice

Slate reports that Inherent Vice, Paul Thomas Anderson's new film that was scored by Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood, contains an unreleased Radiohead instrumental called "Spooks," which the band began playing live during the In Rainbows era. The film, which is narrated by Joanna Newsom's character Sortilège, was screened this weekend at the New York Film… More »

By: James Rettig / October 6, 2014 - 8:16 am

Thom Yorke Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes Comment Party

Thom Yorke just dropped the hell out of nowhere with the announcement of a new album, Tomorrow's Modern Boxes, and already you can buy the thing: $6 for the digital album and "A Brain In A Bottle" video or £30 for deluxe vinyl + digital. It's the first ever paygated torrent. More »

By: Michael Nelson / September 26, 2014 - 11:09 am

Now Thom Yorke’s Teasing New “A Wolf At The Door” Lyrics, For Some Reason

Over the weekend, both Thom Yorke and Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich teased the world by tweeting an image of a mysterious white vinyl record. We didn't know what that meant, and we still don't. And now Yorke has added another layer. He's tweeted an image of a lyric sheet for "A Wolf At The Door,"… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 23, 2014 - 9:13 am

Philip Selway – “It Will End In Tears” Video

Next month, Philip Selway will release the solo album Weatherhouse, the singles from which have featured a surprisingly simple, pretty sound, a far cry from Radiohead's most recent album, 2011's foggy digital miasma The King Of Limbs. "It Will End In Tears" was one of the nicest-sounding of those songs, and now it has received… More »

By: Miles Bowe / September 22, 2014 - 5:34 pm

Thom Yorke & Nigel Godrich Tease Mystery Record

Most of the members of Radiohead have been busy lately with solo endeavors. But we learned over the summer that the band was planning to reconvene and record in September. And guess what month it is? Over the weekend, Thom Yorke sent the internet into a tizzy when he posted the above image on TwitterMore »

By: Tom Breihan / September 22, 2014 - 8:41 am

Philip Selway – “It Will End In Tears”

Next month, Radiohead drummer Philip Selway releases Weatherhouse, his second singer-songwritery solo album. We've posted first single "Coming Up For Air," and now he follows it up with a grand, heartfelt orchestral-ballad showstopper called "It Will End In Tears." It's been a long time since anyone in Radiohead made anything quite this conventionally pretty. Liste… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 8, 2014 - 10:12 am

Check Out New Radiohead Sounds & Visuals In Updated PolyFauna App

In a new interview with BBC Radio 6 Music, Radiohead's Phil Selway told Mary Anne Hobbs, "There's always that sense that [Radiohead's] best record is still to come. There's still a lot creativity we can do together." He also told NME they'll hit the studio this month. Until we hear what they come up with,… More »

By: James Rettig / September 2, 2014 - 9:51 am

Watch Tori Amos Cover Radiohead’s “Creep” In NYC

Tori Amos covered Radiohead's "Creep" during a show at The Beacon Theater in New York on Wednesday night. The Grammy-nominated singer, who released her fourteenth album Unrepentant Geraldines earlier this year, is no stranger to the band: She previously covered "Karma Police" back in 2005. Watch Amos sing the Radiohead classic below. More »

By: James Rettig / August 17, 2014 - 8:06 pm

Thom Yorke DJ’d For 8 People At Leopallooza

Leopallooza is a tiny music festival in Cornwall, England described by organizers as "The greatest house party... in a field." It's so tiny, in fact, that at about 2:30AM Saturday night the number of people remaining on site dwindled to single digits. That's when none other than Thom Yorke hopped on stage for a secret… More »

By: Chris DeVille / August 4, 2014 - 12:54 pm

Philip Selway – “Coming Up For Air” Video

Radiohead drummer Philip Selway is getting ready to release Weatherhouse, his second album as a solo singer-songwriter, and lead single "Coming Up For Air" is a fine piece of way-out psych-pop that sounds something like a song his band might've recorded during that stretch between The Bends and OK Computer. Selway's gleaming dome never show… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 31, 2014 - 12:34 pm

The Best Soundtrack Moments Of July 2014: Boyhood, Lucy, Halt And Catch Fire, & More

There were two major releases this month that had people talking about soundtracks: Zach Braff's Wish I Was Here, his follow-up to Garden State, and Boyhood. I saw one of them, and I'll let you guess which it was. I don't have a dog in the internet fight regarding Braff and his movies and hi… More »

By: Ryan Leas / July 31, 2014 - 10:45 am

Justin Timberlake Says His Solo Career Was Inspired By Kid A

GQ just published one of those best-albums-of-the-young-century features, and in addition to their own picks, they solicited the opinions of their honorees. So Daft Punk heralds the Strokes' Is This It, Beck sings the praises of M.I.A.'s Arular, Jamie xx reminds us that it's been a while since we've listened to the Streets' Original PirateMore »

By: Chris DeVille / July 30, 2014 - 11:54 am

Watch Jonny Greenwood Debut New Song “Skip Loop”

Videos from Jonny Greenwood's recent orchestral performances have been gradually leaking out of late, some of which contain music from Greenwood's score for Paul Thomas Anderson's upcoming film, Inherent Vice, based on the novel by Thomas Pynchon. We recently saw a clip for a piece titled "Loop," and now you can watch one for "Ski… More »

By: Miles Bowe / July 29, 2014 - 5:52 pm

Mariachi Radiohead Cover Featured In Animated Day Of The Dead Movie Book Of Life

The upcoming animated film Book Of Life has already got people pretty excited. It's produced by Guillermo Del Toro, it's got Ron Perlman, and it's inspired by Day Of The Dead mythology (if anything it might get us one step closer to a Grim Fandango movie), but now there's a whole other reason to get… More »

By: Miles Bowe / July 15, 2014 - 10:33 am

Radiohead Will Record In September

NME reports that Radiohead will start work on the followup to 2011's The King Of Limbs in the fall. While speaking to BBC Radio 6's Mary Ann Hobbes, guitarist Jonny Greenwood said, "We're going to start up in September, playing, rehearsing and recording and see how it's sounding." The band recently took a year offMore »

By: James Rettig / July 12, 2014 - 11:37 am
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