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 [...]
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
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...
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 [...]
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
The performance Lorde turned in showed why this girl is the real deal—she's like an amalgam of Thom Yorke, Bjork, and Katy Perry. Pretty impressive.
Thom Yorke has always been vocal about his dissatisfaction with Spotify and how they pay artists, which has made him a big target for artists who are on the other side of the coin. One such critic, Moby, addressed the debate, via FACT: “Artists who are adaptable are doing fine. Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: James Blake, Thom Yorke, Deptford Goth Song: S O H N - Lessons [download here] What's so good? S O H N, you are a musical beast. Last night at San Francisco’s The Rickshaw Stop, the Vienna-based...Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Thom Yorke, Atoms For Peace, Flying Lotus Song: The Notwist - Close To The Glass [download here] What's so good? A couple days back, Sub Pop put a 15 second sample up on their SoundCloudShow More Summary
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Beck at Station to Station (more by Lukas Hodge) Joining Thom Yorke, David Byrne and others in the hatred of Spotify is Beck. In a recent interview with Argentina's Pagina12 (translated by Future Heart), Beck said:The music business is changing...
Musicians getting on the mic to share their views about Spotify have been a big thing lately. Thom Yorke and David Byrne have been particularly noted musician/critics. This week Billy Bragg joined the public dialogue with a focused attack on the role of major labels, blaming outdated contracts for allowing some labels to underpay artists. Show More Summary
Usually, integrating some Radiohead into your DJ set may seem like an awful idea. It’s not the most uplifting music to throw together for a bunch of drunkards, but Thom Yorke made it work with some DJ-friendly edits at this past weekend’s Warehouse Project in Manchester. Show More Summary
Never a dull day in the Life of Yorke.
Pretend you're Thom Yorke, Kanye West, or Kraftwerk.
Thom Yorke of Radiohead w/ Atoms for Peace earlier this month (more by Tim Griffin) Contemporary composer Steve Reich has premiered multiple works in NYC in recent memory, and he's now announced the New York premiere for his Radiohead-inspired piece...
The list of artists who don’t much like Spotify — and, specifically, the streaming service’s practice of paying artists very little money — has lately grown to include distinguished types like Thom Yorke and David Byrne, and now it also includes the anthemic British skronk-rockers Foals. As Music Week reports, frontman Yannis Philippakis recently told [...]
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Though it took her 4+ years to complete, Corinna may just be the inspiration you need to be a Radiohead Bear this Halloween:Thought it would be a great idea in 2003 to dress up as the Radiohead Bear for...
"Bah humbug" -- Thom Yorke.