Or, why Thom Yorke should never drum.
When the visionary Los Angeles beat-mangler Flying Lotus got Thom Yorke and Erykah Badu to show up on his album Until The Quiet Comes a couple of years ago, that felt like a big deal indeed, even if their voices fully blurred into his expansive jazz-damanged dreamworld. And it’ll be interesting to see what happens [...]
Thom Yorke is becoming the Bill Murray of rock, and it's a beautiful thing.
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 about 2:30 a.m. 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 [...]
Radiohead frontman surprises UK festival with 2am set.
To the joy of Thom Yorke and Win Butler, a think tank of four million Redditors get its right.
"I was emailing stuff to Thom last night, actually."
A lot of musicians can't run fast enough from their first big hit. Led Zeppelin wouldn't play "Stairway to Heaven." Madonna hates "Like a Virgin." And if you ask Radiohead to play "Creep," Thom Yorke might tell you to fuck off (if he...Show More Summary
Ah, the tragic plight of poor Phil “Philip” Selway: too well-known as Thom Yorke’s drummer and laundry guy to release records that won’t be compared to Radiohead albums; yet even too bald to be confused with Phil Collins! Oh well. IShow More Summary
Radiohead drummer Philip Selway will release Weatherhouse, his follow-up to 2010 solo debut Familial, this fall. The lead single is “Coming Up For Air,” which could definitely pass for something Thom Yorke wrote except it’s sung in breathy, slightly muted tones instead of quavering superhuman falsetto. It matches atmospherics with rhythmic tension to hypnotic effect, [...]
Sounds like: Modeselektor, Thom Yorke, Ellen Allien Song: Depeche Mode - Alone (Djedjotronic Remix) What's so good? Parisian producer and DJ Djedjotronic just released a remix of Depeche Mode's "Alone" via Boys Noize records, and it's...Show More Summary
Sounds like: Thom Yorke, Asgeir, Sigur Ros, The Album Leaf Song: Low Roar - Vampire On My Fridge What's so good? Call me what you will (post-emo?), but I'm a sucker for really moody electronic music. Even though Low Roar founder andShow More Summary
Sounds like: James Blake, Thom Yorke, Deptford Goth Song: S O H N - Red Lines What's so good? If S O H N is not on your radar yet, it's probably a good time to put him there. The Vienna-based, UK-bred solo artist has just released his debut album,Tremors, and it's stellar from start to finish. Show More Summary
While some studies have suggested that symmetrical faces are perceived as more attractive than others, the way we process facial features suggests that it is actually asymmetry that makes our mugs interesting, appealing and memorable. Read more...
But the streaming service faces challenges: strong competitors, a fast-moving sector and critics in the music business Its critics include Thom Yorke and Johnny Marr, but music streaming service Spotify has become an established industry fixture that poses a competitive threat to headline technology acts like Apple. Show More Summary
Sounds like: SOHN, Thom Yorke, Deptford Goth Song: Low Roar - I'll Keep Coming What's so good? Today, Icelandic outfit Low Roar is premiering their latest single on Indie Shuffle. Fronted by vocalist Ryan Karazija, the foursome consisting...Show More Summary
Lots of musicians—notably Thom Yorke of Radiohead —hate Spotify because it pays out a tiny fraction of a cent for every track played. But now a funk bank out of Ann Arbor called Vulfpeck has come up with what Quartz calls an "ingeniously simple" way to actually make some...
It's a fairly well known fact that Spotify pays musicians mere pennies for making their music available on its streaming service. Big names like David Byrne and Radiohead's Thom Yorke have spoken out against the company (Yorke eloquently called Spotify "the last desperate fart of a dying corpse"). Show More Summary
To quote the great bard Thom Yorke of Radiohead: You do it to yourself, you do And that’s what really hurts Is that you do it to yourself Just you, you and no one else You do it to yourself You do it to yourself.. yourself.. yourself.. Today’s Daily Challenge Get on hands and knees, […]
I must admit I’m not a particularly big fan of Radiohead. I think it might have something to do with Thom Yorke’s voice. But despite that, I really do enjoy their 2000 album “Kid A.” But I’m sure even the biggest die-hard Radiohead fans will be surprised to see what one Radiohead fan from Detroit […] The post Radiohead’s Kid A turned into a menu. Show More Summary