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Video: Vic Mensa Covers Radiohead’s “Karma Police” for BBC Radio 1’s Piano Sessions

posted by Oscar November 1, 2017

BBC Radio 1’s Piano Sessions has been delivering some dope results lately with some interesting renditions of the artists’ own tracks and their chosen covers. The latest artist to do something dope with that is Chicago’s own Vic Mensa, who appeared on the show to perform a couple tracks.

Vic covered Radiohead’s classic “Karma Police,” as well as his own track “We Could Be Free.” See the dope cover above and his The Autobiography song below. Continue Reading

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Thom Yorke Adds Two U.S. Dates; ‘Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes’ Will be Re-issued

posted by Oscar October 2, 2017

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has announced two US headline shows in a live mix with Nigel Godrich and visual artist Tarik Barri.

Yorke will be playing material from across his solo catalogue and the two dates will precede his previously announced appearance at Day for Night Festival in Houston, Texas.

The dates are:

  • December 12th – The Fonda Theater – Los Angeles, CA
  • December 14th – Fox Theater – Oakland, CA
  • December 17th – Day For Night Festival – Houston, TX

Go here for ticket details. The tickets will go on general sale on Friday, October 6th at 10am PST.

Thom’s 2014 album, Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes will be re-issued on XL Recordings and will be available in record stores on CD & Vinyl and via streaming services on December 8th.

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Stream Radiohead’s ‘OK Computer’ Reissue: ‘OKNOTOK’

posted by Oscar June 23, 2017

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the release of their revolutionary album, OK Computer, Radiohead gave that project the reissue treatment and today we are finally able to see the results of that. Titled OKNOTOK, the reissue is now available for streaming on Apple Music and Spotify; listen below.

Along with remastering all the original songs, OKNOTOK also features previously unreleased songs like “Man Of War,” “I Promise,” and “Lift.”

Check out the 23-song new project below. Continue Reading

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Radiohead Announce 2017 Tour Dates

posted by Oscar January 17, 2017

Following the announcement of a headlining date at Coachella 2017, Radiohead have confirmed some tour dates in the U.S. of their own.

Tickets for the newly announced dates go on sale beginning January 20th. Tickets for all shows will be limited to 4 per order*. Restrictions may vary from venue to venue.
Find the full Radiohead U.S. 2017 itinerary is below.

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Video: Phantogram Cover Radiohead’s “Weird Fishes/Arpeggi”

posted by Oscar January 12, 2017

Phantogram are the latest act to do a noteworthy cover on Australian radio station triple J’s “Like A Version” segment. The duo reworked Radiohead’s “Weird Fishes/Arpeggi,” off In Rainbows.

See them perform their inventive take on the track above.

They also played “Cruel World,” which you can find below. Continue Reading

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Coachella 2017 Lineup Announced feat. Radiohead, Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar

posted by Oscar January 3, 2017

Happy New Year to you! Coachella have announced the 2017 lineup and once again they brought out the big guns with Radiohead, Beyoncé, and Kendrick Lamar all headlining.

Some of the other notable acts playing the festival this year include Lorde, Travis Scott, Father John Misty, Mac Miller, Hans Zimmer, Phantogram, Mac DeMarco, Bon Iver, Future, ScHoolboy Q, Gucci Mane, Tory Lanez, Majid Jordan, Kehlani, Galantis, Kaytranada, and Whitney. See the full lineup in the poster above and the Coachella website.

As has been the case in recent years, the festival will run on two weekends, with the 2017 edition of the festival taking place on April 14-16 and 21-23 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, California.

Festival passes for both weekends go on sale Wednesday, January 4th at 11AM PST. coachella.com

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Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood Breaks Down New Album ‘A Moon Shaped Pool’

posted by Oscar August 4, 2016

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Radiohead member Jonny Greenwood connected with Chicago’s WBEZ for an exclusive interview with NPR’s Bob Boilen. In this feature, Greenwood dissects A Moon Shaped Pool tracks “Burn the Witch,” “Daydreaming,” and “Glass Eyes.”

The discussion touches on how the songs were created, influences, and the methods used for recording them. Check it out below. Continue Reading

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Video: Radiohead Play “Creep” for First Time In 7 Years

posted by Oscar May 23, 2016

Radiohead are currently on tour and during their third show today the band surprised the crowd with some rarities that they hadn’t done in several years. The onlooking fans at La Zénith in Paris got to witness the band performing songs like “True Love Waits” live for the first time since 2011 and “No Surprises” for the first time since 2009.

The biggest surprise of the night came when Thom Yorke and crew finally played “Creep,” for the first time in 7 years. Check that out above and look below for footage of the tracks listed below. Continue Reading

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Lollapalooza 2016 Schedule Announced

posted by Oscar May 9, 2016

Lollapalooza 2016 Schedule

We’re getting closer and closer to summer festival season and today we get another reason to get excited about it… Or even upset.

Lollapalooza have unveiled their 2016 schedule and man oh man are there some hard decisions to make between now and July 28-31. The daily breakdown has ultimately revealed the overlapping time slots for each date and with it comes some notable schedule conflicts. Some choices are easier than others (read: Radiohead on Friday) but that’s not the case all-around.

Check out some of the tough, POD approved sets to choose from below:

Thursday:

  • Lana Del Rey vs. J. Cole vs. The Last Shadow Puppets
  • Danny Brown vs. Wavves

Friday: 

  • Mac Miller vs. Wolf Alice vs. Future

Saturday:

  • Red Hot Chili Peppers vs. Disclosure vs. Vic Mensa

Sunday:

  • LCD Soundsystem vs. Die Antwoord vs. Ellie Goulding
  • Haim vs. Flatbush Zombies vs. Flume
  • Vince Staples vs. Bloc Party

Check out the full schedule here.

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Radiohead Release New Album, ‘A Moon Shaped Pool’

posted by Oscar May 8, 2016

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Radiohead’s new album has finally been released! The new project is titled A Moon Shaped Pool and it is now available for purchase digitally on the album website; you can also pre-order the project on any of the physical formats. The band is also offering a special edition version that ships out in September, which includes a case binding package featuring 32 pages of artwork, 2 vinyl records, 2 CDs, and the instant digital download.

Peep the album on iTunes and Apple Music as well as TIDAL. Continue Reading