Christopher O’Riley

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Essay

Musicians Pay Tribute To Elliott Smith, Who Died 10 Years Ago Today

There are lots of words to toss around when Elliott Smith comes up -- brilliant, troubled, influential, tragic, one-of-a-kind -- each of which fit the music…
Chris DeVille | October 21, 2013 - 7:19 am

The Anniversary

Amnesiac Turns 10! Hear Covers Of Every Track…

As mentioned in last week's Radiohead's 20 Best Cover Songs post, our dear leaders' fifth album Amnesiac turns ten years old this weekend. Viewed as…
Scott Lapatine | June 3, 2011 - 3:08 pm

More Christopher O'Riley stories

Matt Haimovitz & Christopher O’Riley Cover Arcade Fire

It's been a while since we checked in with Christopher O'Riley, the pianist known for his majestic renditions of Radiohead and Elliott Smith songs. But…
Corban Goble | October 7, 2011 - 11:54 am

Christopher O’Riley Covers Nick Drake

Cover loving classical pianist Christopher O'Riley is set to release the fourth in his series of reinterpreting rock oriented arists; his first two records tackled…
Stereogum | March 2, 2007 - 2:02 pm