Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:05:03 GMT
Fellow vinyl enthusiasts, the big day is almost here - Record Store Day . The annual event will return on April 22 and vinyl lovers across the country can once again unite at their local record store for some exciting releases.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 18:35:08 GMT
Pitchfork is celebrating the 20th anniversary of Radiohead's OK Computer this week, including a pretty interesting look at how Thom Yorke imagined the future in 1997. Released at a time when the internet was still a new thing, the album's content ties in directly to 2017.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:38:14 GMT
A year after releasing Untitled Unmastered , a compilation of B-sides from the To Pimp a Butterfly recording sessions, the rapper has cleared out his Instagram save for one image: the Roman numeral IV. That's Roman for "four," for those of you who don't recognize it from BeyoncA©'s wedding tattoo.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 03:36:19 GMT
Today, a shrewdly-edited video of Vladimir Putin robotically intoning Radiohead 's "Creep" has been lightly making the social media rounds. It's materialized just in time for both Pitchfork 's weeklong celebration of the 20th anniversary of Radiohead 's most beloved album OK Computer and former Trump campaign adviser Paul Manafort coming under fire for apparent clandestine ties to Russian interests.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:02:59 GMT
You wouldn't have thought it but Russia's dead-eyed President Vladimir Putin and Radiohead 's Thom Yorke have more in common than you'd initially guess. There's even a stupid YouTube conspiracy theory video about it.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:43:56 GMT
Radiohead are rumoured to be planning a special set to honour the 20th anniversary of 'OK Computer' at Glastonbury 2017. June marks not only 20 years since the band released their seminal third album, but also since their now legendary 1997 debut Glastonbury headline set - widely regarded as one of the best of all time.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 05:06:12 GMT
Midway through "The Memo," the first single released from Father John Misty's new album "Pure Comedy," a disembodied digital voice interrupts the singer, spouting the empty platitudes he is so fond of skewering: "This is totally my song of the summer. This guy just gets me.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:13:51 GMT
Another year, another desert getaway for festival-faring music fans. We hope you got your passes early - this year's Coachella sold out in no more than three hours.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:37:37 GMT
Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood is married to the Israeli-born artist Sharona Katan and has collaborated with Israeli world music composer Shye Ben Tzur. Lead singer Thom Yorke performs with his band Radiohead at the 51st annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles February 8, 2009.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 02:40:25 GMT
As part of their coverage of the 20th anniversary of OK Computer , Pitchfork spoke with noted Radiohead superfan Haley Joel Osment. Here's what The Sixth Sense star had to say: OK Computer inaugurated that period in my school years when I could spend every night lost in my headphones as I went to sleep.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 22:13:11 GMT
This week we look back on the 20th anniversary of @Radiohead 's OK Computer; was the album the last of its kind? https://t.co/DVmDRipydv In 1997, Radiohead released their landmark album OK Computer . Striking both critical and commercial success, the album went on to define a generation and influence artist after artist, while simultaneously changing the music industry.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 19:59:57 GMT
" as one of the tracks he wishes he'd written, pointing at the similarities with Radiohead's 1992 staple tune " Creep ." He told Rolling Stone : "Albert Hammond Sr, the father of Albert Hammond Jr. of The Strokes, wrote this.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:20:25 GMT
Ed Sheeran, who was confirmed as the third headline act for the Pyramid Stage for this year's festival, released his first album '+' six years ago in 2011.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:04:07 GMT
Take a moment to think about what you did last night before bed. Maybe you entered a never ending Twitter scroll.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:46:05 GMT
Ed Sheeran has backed a campaign urging fans to reject the "emotional blackmail" of websites selling gig tickets at inflated prices. The Shape Of You singer joins a number of artists - including Mumford & Sons, Radiohead and Amy Macdonald - in encouraging music lovers to stop using secondary platforms Viagogo, Get Me In!, Stubhub and Seatwave.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 11:47:30 GMT
This New Sounds program highlights the connection between new music and rock music. Listen to a five-movement work by Steve Reich, "Radio Rewrite" based on music by Radiohead, performed and co-commissioned by Alarm Will Sound.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 11:01:09 GMT
Matt Healy The 27-year-old singer hopes his band leave behind a "legacy" of era-defining material and wants their upcoming third album to be regarded in the same way as Radiohead's 'OK Computer' or The Smiths' 'The Queen Is Dead'.