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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 »

More than a year after they released The Bends, Radiohead spent their summer touring North America’s finer outdoor shed venues, opening for Alanis Morrisette. Considering the lordly spot Radiohead now occupy, that seems like a gross indignity. But they were lucky to be there. At least in the U.S., The Bends was not an anticipated… More »

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Billy Corgan Says Soundgarden, Pavement Came Back “Only To Make Money”

The Billy Corgan/Soundgarden beef has been going on at least since that falling out at Lolla '94, and the Corgan/Pavement beef has had legs since…
Michael Nelson | August 16, 2012 - 12:43 pm
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The Darkness – “Street Spirit” (Radiohead Cover)

I kinda feel like the Darkness don't do themselves any favors. They take every cliche in the Spinal Tap playbook, blow it up to Jumbotro…
Michael Nelson | August 9, 2012 - 1:15 pm
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Radiohead Honor Drum Tech, Play “Treefingers” At Live Return

In a tribute to Scott Johnson, the drum tech that passed away after the tragic stage collapse in Toronto, Radiohead performed “Reckoner” as a third…
Corban Goble | July 11, 2012 - 10:01 am
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Jack White Confirms Radiohead Third Man Recordings

Onstage at Bonnaroo last month, Radiohead's Thom Yorke hinted at some sort of collaboration between the band and Jack White. And now Jack White ha…
Tom Breihan | July 5, 2012 - 11:23 am
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Radiohead Cancel Shows, Release Statement On Stage Collapse

Radiohead will cancel seven European shows in response to last weekend's tragic stage collapse in Toronto. Their official statement, via Dead Air Space:…
Corban Goble | June 21, 2012 - 3:06 pm
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Radiohead Stage Collapse Kills Drum Tech

Last night, Radiohead were set to play a show at Toronto's Downsview Park. But during the setup for their show, the stage collapsed, killing one…
Tom Breihan | June 17, 2012 - 7:47 pm
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Billy Corgan Will “Piss On Fucking Radiohead”

Billy Corgan had some words for Radiohead and their "pomposity" in a recent interview. Here's Billy:…
Corban Goble | June 12, 2012 - 12:22 pm
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Watch Radiohead Debut “Full Stop” In Chicago

Radiohead has been soundchecking a new song, and that song, called "Full Stop," made its live debut over the weekend in Chicago. And guess what?
Corban Goble | June 11, 2012 - 9:11 am
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Watch Radiohead Play Bonnaroo 2012, Hint At Jack White Collab

Radiohead played Bonnaroo last night, and though they didn't play the new song they've been soundchecking, they did dedicate "Supercollider" to Jack White. "This song…
Corban Goble | June 9, 2012 - 1:04 pm
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Radiohead Soundcheck New Song “Full Stop”

On the past couple stops of their US tour, Radiohead has soundchecked a new song called "Full Stop," an urgent, bass-heavy track. Listen hard to…
Corban Goble | June 7, 2012 - 9:15 am
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Quakers – “Fitta Happier” Video (Feat. Guilty Simpson & M.E.D.)

"Fitta Happier," a track from Portishead production mastermind Geoff Barrow's indie-rap project Quakers, features Stones Throw all-stars Guilty Simpson and M.E.D. rocking over a sample…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2012 - 4:53 pm
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Hear OK Computer & Kid A 8-Bit Style

Composer/geek Quinton Song has created full-length, 8-bit versions of Radiohead's two most monolithic records, OK Computer and Kid A, which I suppose is ironic because…
Corban Goble | May 21, 2012 - 5:18 pm
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Coachella 2012 Weekend 2 In Photos

With their first Coachella 2012 performances a not-quite-distant memory, over the weekend some artists engaged in live collaborations to make for unique experiences in their…
Andrew Youssef | April 23, 2012 - 5:49 pm
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Thom Yorke Joins Modeselektor, DJs Day And Night At Coachella Weekend 2

With his band's Coachella duties taken care of, Thom Yorke apparently decided to have some fun during the second Coachella weekend. Below, we've got video…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2012 - 5:17 pm
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Preview Radiohead On Austin City Limits

PBS is going to air a Radiohead episode of Austin City Limits. Nice! It will run in the fall. Not as nice! Seeing as that…
Amrit Singh | April 20, 2012 - 3:56 pm
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Radiohead Cover Rolling Stone

Whoomp, there it is. Radiohead’s on the cover of April’s Rolling Stone, the second time the full band has appeared on the cover (if you’re…
Corban Goble | April 16, 2012 - 11:17 am
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Watch Radiohead, Bon Iver, St. Vincent, Azealia Banks, And More Play Coachella 2012

Coachella weekend one rages on, and last night featured sets from marquee acts like Radiohead, Bon Iver, Azealia Banks and ASAP Rocky. Their sets have…
Corban Goble | April 15, 2012 - 2:02 pm
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Radiohead, Other Lives @ Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara 4/12/12

Prior to their highly anticipated closing set on Saturday at Coachella, Radiohead dropped by the Santa Barbara Bowl  and "packed the wrong weather" according to…
Andrew Youssef | April 13, 2012 - 4:19 pm
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15 Coachella 2012 Performances Not To Miss

COACHELLA BACK. And, this year, the bacchanalia stretches across two weekends featuring identical lineups, as well as an interim week of non-Coachella shows in L.A.,…
Stereogum | April 12, 2012 - 2:21 pm
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Hear Macy Gray Cover Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Radiohead, Arcade Fire

Today, scratchy-voiced soul singer Macy Gray releases her new album Covered, which, naturally enough, consists mostly of covers. Most of those covers are fairly WTF…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2012 - 12:10 pm
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