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When Ellie Goulding announced her new album, Delirium, over the summer, the press release included this quote from the British singer: “A part of me views this album as an experiment — to make a big pop album. I made a conscious decision that I wanted it to be on another level.” This is a… More »

Films made about teenagers are ephemeral by default. That doesn’t make them forgettable, but while plotlines traverse decades (Clueless is, after all, based on Jane Austen’s Emma), trends don’t. Teen movies are nothing if not a burial ground for every gadget and outfit once thought of as “cool.” But music doesn’t go out of style… More »

The most important Radiohead video is probably this clip, of the band playing “Creep” at the MTV Beach House in 1993. That’s the video that showed what the band could’ve easily been: A one-hit wonder playing for disinterested frat boys and beach bunnies, looking uncomfortable and humiliated while knocking out their one perfect diamond of… More »

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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…
James Rettig | July 12, 2014 - 11:37 am

Foo Fighters Promise LP8 Not “Some Crazy, Bleak Radiohead Record,” Reveal Collabs With Gary Clark Jr., Zac Brown, Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Dave Grohl sat down with Billboard to talk details about the ambitious plan for the Foo Fighters’ next album and the HBO documentary series that…
James Rettig | May 26, 2014 - 10:38 am

Frank Turner Suffers The Wrath Of Radiohead Fans (AKA “Indie Beliebers”)

Acoustic-strumming folk-punk pub-rocker Frank Turner is big enough to headline arenas in the UK, and he grabbed some headlines last week when Gigwise published a…
Chris DeVille | May 14, 2014 - 3:26 pm

The Sound Of Someone Losing The Plot: Britpop’s Big Comedown And What Came Next

Oasis and Blur may mark the official beginning of Britpop with the twin classics of Definitely Maybe and Parklife, respectively, but some people -- particularly,…
Ryan Leas | April 25, 2014 - 3:37 pm

Check Out These Lego Versions Of 20 Famous Bands

If you can't quite get your fix from The Lego Movie (which honestly, who could blame you) artist Adly Syairi Ramly has you covered with…
Miles Bowe | March 19, 2014 - 11:03 am

Watch Jonny Greenwood Debut “Loop” At London Power Station

Over the weekend, the Radiohead guitarist and Paul Thomas Anderson film-score composer Jonny Greenwood performed at London's Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, a 124-year-old facility built…
Tom Breihan | February 24, 2014 - 9:51 am

Radiohead Release PolyFauna App

It's been three long years since Radiohead last released an album, which makes it all the more appropriate that today, they released an app. It's…
Michael Nelson | February 11, 2014 - 11:49 am

Big Ears Festival 2014 Lineup

Since 2009 the Big Ears Festival has brought a massive slate of experimental music to Knoxville, Tennessee, and they've just announced their lineup for next…
Miles Bowe | December 4, 2013 - 1:26 pm

Watch Colin Greenwood Play Solo Bass For A Paris Runway Show

Earlier today on Reddit (on the r/radiohead SubReddit, specifically) a video surfaced titled "Colin Greenwood's first ever solo performance," and though it's short, that is…
Miles Bowe | September 27, 2013 - 5:59 pm

Read Stanley Donwood’s Stories Behind His Radiohead Album Covers

Stanley Donwood’s artwork for Radiohead has been the best working relationship since Pink Floyd hooked up with Storm Thurgson (who passed away at the beginning…
Miles Bowe | September 27, 2013 - 4:37 pm

On A Friday Demo Tape — “Holy Grail For Radiohead Collectors” — Now Up For Auction

Last November, a collection of Radiohead (then, On A Friday) demo tapes were being shilled on eBay for 50 grand. Today, an auctioneer based out…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 13, 2013 - 5:30 pm

Live Nation Charged Over Fatal Radiohead Stage Collapse

On June 16th, 2012, 33-year-old Radiohead drum technician Scott Johnston was killed after a stage collapse in Toronto. The crew was setting up for a…
Liz Pelly | June 8, 2013 - 3:15 pm

Thom Yorke – “Honey Pot”

Today, we celebrated the 10th birthday of Radiohead's Hail To The Thief, and we were also treated to a KCRW DJ set delivered by Thom…
Michael Nelson | June 7, 2013 - 3:52 pm

Hail To The Thief Turns 10

Every Radiohead album can be associated with some watershed moment in the band's career. Pablo Honey is the one with "Creep,” still their most popular…
Chris DeVille | June 7, 2013 - 11:55 am

Watch Thom Yorke Play Jonathan Ross

Just a few hours ago, Thom Yorke played a solo piano set on the UK program The Jonathan Ross Show. Check out recaps of the…
Liz Pelly | May 4, 2013 - 6:33 pm

This Is The Worst Radiohead Tattoo

Sometimes you have to wonder if people really understand the permanence of a tattoo. I say this not as someone who has committed nothing permanently…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 17, 2013 - 4:04 pm

Check Out The Insane Guest List For Radiohead At Irving Plaza ’97

When I was single, I would "impress" women by telling them about some of the cool mid-'90s concerts at which I spent generous portions of…
Michael Nelson | March 29, 2013 - 6:33 pm

Watch Glee Cover Radiohead’s “Creep”

In its two decades of existence, "Creep," the anthem of disconnect that introduced Radiohead to the world, has endured all manner of covers. Prince sang…
Tom Breihan | March 22, 2013 - 9:53 am

Hear Radiohead’s “Harmonics Loop,” Thom Yorke’s “Has Been” In BBC Essential Mix

After their DJ set at Berlin’s Berghain Club last night, Atoms For Peace's Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich took over Radio 1 with a two-hour…
Scott Lapatine | March 9, 2013 - 10:41 am

Deconstructing: 20 Years Of Thom Yorke

The most memorable moment of my junior year Homecoming night wasn't the dinner (who knows where), the dance (in my high school gymnasium, I think?)…
Chris DeVille | February 26, 2013 - 1:40 pm
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