Betting was recently suspended by U.K. bookmaker William Hill on the identity of the singer of the theme song for the next James Bond film, Spectre, after an attempt to place 15,000 pounds on Thom Yorke and Radiohead. Speculation over...Show More Summary
Radiohead's "My Iron Lung" + The Seinfeld theme song = A mashup about nothing?
What’s the deal with mashups? Well, the internet is a vast ocean of possibilities. Sometimes things come together perfectly and it makes total sense why they have been mashed up. Other times, things don’t really add up but the result still works in its own, weird way. Show More Summary
Remember those U.K.-based bookies we keep hearing about? They were the ones placing bets on who the new James Bond would be after Daniel Craig, naming Homeland's Damian Lewis as the frontrunner. Well, these folks are now doing the same with who will eventually come to perform the theme song for Spectre â?? or, at least, they were. Show More Summary
An anonymous party recently placed a £15,000 bet on the UK outfit.
This week: House that sounds like Radiohead, sleazy g-house, London vs. SF remixes, and some deep shit from Spain.
While the members of On A Friday, the band that later became Radiohead, were on a break as they attended college, Thom Yorke was a member of a band called Headless Chickens. This is a video of a circa-1989 performance by the band of "High and Dry", a song that later on Radiohead's second album, The Bends, released in 1995. Tags: music Radiohead Thom Yorke video
Smashing Pumpkins frontman also praised Josh Homme and Royal Blood.
Digg takes us through the history of strange and unusual lifeforms in science fiction flicks, from Gort to Groot and everyone in between, backed appropriately by Radiohead’s Subterranean Homesick Alien.
Digg takes a journey through time and space and all the aliens to grace celluloid, accompanied by Radiohead's Subterranean Homesick Alien. Read the rest
Thom Yorke hinted that he'd be a surprise performer at this weekend's Latitude Festival, but the Radiohead singer had more in store for the Suffolk, England fest than just his first concert of 2015: Yorke appeared onstage during Portishead's Saturday set to join in on "The Rip" off the band's 2008...
As Nigel Godrich hinted, Thom Yorke made a surprise appearance at the second day of the UK’s Latitude Festival yesterday. Portishead’s brought the Radiohead frontman out for the encore of their headlining set, and they performed “The Rip” off of Portishead’s 2008 album Third together (which Radiohead have covered before). Watch fan-footage of the surprise […]
Radiohead frontman had a busy day at UK's Latitude Festival.
Thom Yorke might be playing a surprise set at England’s Latitude Festival today. As NME reports, Radiohead producer/friend Nigel Godrich just tweeted the album cover of Yorke’s 2014 solo outing Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes along with the Latitude logo, which certainly seems like a pretty big hint, although there’s no confirmation or details just yet. Ed […]
Loved Haley Reinhart and Postmodern Jukebox's cover of Radiohead's "Creep"? Toss your headphones on, because your day just got so much better. The group took on Britney Spears's classic hit "Oops!... I Did It Again" in their signature vintage style, and it's brilliant. Watch it above!
Earlier this week, we saw footage of a very young Thom Yorke playing “High And Dry” with Headless Chickens, the band he fronted before Radiohead. Well, the vintage-Yorke-on-film well is even deeper than that. And now we get to see him, along with some Exeter University classmates, playing a “contemporary classical concert” circa 1990. The […]
Back in 1989, before Radiohead became perhaps the most acclaimed group of the ’90s, frontman Thom Yorke was singing for a melodic little punk band in Exeter called the Headless Chickens. Some Redditors have dug up footage of one of the...Show More Summary
Before he hit it big with Radiohead, Thom Yorke went to University of Exeter and joined the band Headless Chickens. Now, archival footage of Yorke in his college band has been posted to YouTube, including an early, faster version of "High and Dry" off Radiohead's sophomore album The Bends. As noted by...
Before Radiohead’s Thom Yorke was a global superstar helping Iranian couples smooth over their troubled marriages, he was just another babyfaced bloke in an oversized T-shirt having a blast with his college band. That’s evident fromShow More Summary
Very cool, very rare video of what appears to be baby Thom Yorke performing "High and Dry" with his pre-Radiohead, Exeter University band Headless Chickens has surfaced via Reddit. Best guesstimates peg the previously unseen footage at around 1989, six years before Yorke would release the song with Radiohead, which made... More »