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Low Roar - I'll Keep Coming

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

How One Band Gets Revenge on Spotify

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...

How this band is hacking Spotify to fund its tour

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

Ow, Ow, And Ow

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, […]

Radiohead’s Kid A turned into a menu.

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

“Artists Should Think, Instead of Spewing Misplaced Spotify Hate”

With Radiohead's Thom Yorke as frontman, numerous artists have complained about Spotify, saying it doesn't earn them enough money. Fellow artist The Flashbulb, aka Benn Jordan, disagrees, as Spotify is one of his main and growing sources of income. Show More Summary

The UK Gold: riveting documentary on the deep, ingrained corruption of the UK's banking centre, the City of London

2 months agoOdd : Boing Boing

Jeff writes, "Featuring a brand new soundtrack from Radiohead's Thom Yorke, Massive Attack and Elbow, and narrated by Dominic West (The Wire), journalist Marke Donne has put together a riveting documentary exposing the tax avoidance 'industry' operated by the highly secretive, centuries old institution, The City of London.

Radiohead's New App Is Almost as Immersive as 'Flappy Bird'...

Radiohead have released a new impeccably-conceptualized app called PolyFauna. We could honestly waste hours on this. Be warned. Via NME: Writing about the app at, Thom Yorke explained it as “an experimental collaboration...Show More Summary

Radiohead's New App: Even Stranger Than Thom Yorke

Available for iPhone and Android, the Polyfauna app takes the band's 2011 album and brings it to life as a strange, trippy ecosystem of color and sound. In listening to Radiohead's eighth album, 2011's The King Of Limbs, Stan Donwood,...Show More Summary

Radiohead's PolyFauna app will make you feel like a subterranean homesick alien

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Radiohead has a new app for iOS and Android. It's called PolyFauna, and here's how Thom Yorke describes it: Your screen is the window into an evolving world. Move around to look around. You can follow the red dot. You can wear headphones....

Weekend Rundown

There is so much music to share. Let’s start here slowly… Last year, Radiohead/AtomforPeace‘s Thom Yorke remixed Four Tet‘s Pyramid into this subterranean, other worldly mind eraser ;) that well… just listen. Which brings me to this wonderful blast from the past blending the rhymes of Del the Funky Homosapien with Radiohead‘s Videotapes for the […]

Spotify's Daniel Ek Speaks Out Against Thom Yorke, Beats Music...

We’ve heard our fair share of “open letters” directed at Spotify, but now Daniel Ek, the streaming service’s CEO, explains why Thom Yorke is wrong and why they’re better than Beats Music. Via The Hollywood Reporter: Thom Yorke and others have criticized you for not paying artists enough. Show More Summary

Spotify's Daniel Ek Zings Dr. Dre's Beats Music (Q&A)

In an interview with THR, the streaming service CEO explains why Radiohead's Thom Yorke is wrong for saying artists are underpaid. As for his competitors' strategy? "Our way … is not just slapping some celebrity brand on." This story first appeared in the Jan. Show More Summary

The Neighbourhood – Unfair

Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: The Notwist, Thom Yorke Song: The Neighbourhood - Unfair [download here] What's so good? So this is a bit of an interesting one from The Neighbourhood. Where often they perform dark and emotional...Show More Summary

Hear Father John Misty On Marc Maron’s WTF

4 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Marc Maron’s WTF podcast has included interviews with a number of fine musicians this year including Thom Yorke, Nick Cave, Josh Homme, John Darnielle, and Aimee Mann. As of today, you can add Father John Misty to that number. According to the episode description, the artist born Josh Tillman joined Maron for a lengthy convo [...]

Zula – “Twin Loss” Video

4 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Back in August we premiered Zula’s “Twin Loss,” an understated yet emotive digi-fried rock song whose Thom Yorke influence Noisey wisely points out. It’s about the trauma of losing a twin sibling at birth, with Nate Terepka’s words set to music that sounds more like lingering melancholy than overwhelming grief. The band’s self-directed video only [...]

Spotify wants Thom Yorke to know it's not a corpse fart

Quite understandably, the folks at Spotify don’t seem to like being compared to a dead man’s farts. So, following some choice words from high profile musicians like Thom Yorke of Radiohead and David Byrne, the streaming music service...Show More Summary

Spotify explains how royalties are paid to artists

You may have heard by now that there's a ton of artists bashing Spotify, like Beck, Thom Yorke, David Byrne, and more. Spotify might not be able to answer every problem these artists have, but on the often brought...

Spotify Explains Royalty Payments

4 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

There is a growing contingency of artists who have joined the Anti-Spotify club — Beck, Foals, David Byrne, Grizzly Bear, and Thom Yorke are all members. Complaints with Spotify range from disgust over shoddy sound quality, to annoyance with obnoxious advertising, to the overarching accusation that artists might not be making much money from the [...]

Here’s How Much Money Top Musicians Are Making on Spotify

Spotify, the on-demand music streaming service, has been under increasing fire from musicians who say it’s hurting the record industry. Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke pulled some of his solo work from the service earlier this year and said that the streaming service hardly pays new artists. Show More Summary

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