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news: radiohead to start working on new album in 2013

good news, folks. if you’re like me, then the king of limbs LP fell a little short for you. nothing against radiohead, i just wasn’t into it. luckily, seeing them live last year has crossed em off the bucket list and put me on a forever high about ’em. according to colin greenwood interview with mail & guardian, the group will be back at working on the follow up to king of limbs in september. i’d expect a new album in 2014, hopefully.

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listen: thom yorke – unreleased radiohead + atoms for peace material mix

thom yorke cobbled together a mix for dazed & confused magazine that joins alternate and unreleased radiohead king of limbs material with upcoming tracks from atoms for peace, whose album amok is released on feb 26th.

check out the tracklist for the 25-minute collection below as well as stream it over on soundcloud.


thom yorke – unreleased radiohead + atoms for peace material mix

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video: radiohead – live on austin city limits (2012)

as austin city limits kicks off its 38th (wowza!) season at its home on PBS, radiohead were the ones who got to kick off this year’s new installment. and while it’s airing as we speak, PBS decided to put the whole jam up. check out the setlist below.

The Daily Mail
Morning Mr. Magpie
The Amazing Sounds of Orgy
There There
Paranoid Android


video: radiohead – morning mr. magpie + lotus flower [live on austin city limits; preview] (2012)

ACL (the program) always does a fine job of capturing everything you love about the artists that find themselves on the program. the most recent additions to the catalog were radiohead, and ACL has released clips of “morning mr. magpie” and “lotus flower,” the latter of which can be seen below the jump.

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video: radiohead – treefingers [live in france] (2012)

at radiohead’s fist show since the toronto stage collapse that took the life of drum tech scott johnson, the band third encored with “reckoner” as photos of johnson displayed on the stage lcd screens. also, kid a instrumental track “treefingers” was played for the first time in like, ever. check that out above.

– sunbear

news: radiohead postpone a few tour dates (2012)

after the band’s tragic stage collapse in toronto, the group has released a statement (below the jump) about the event and why they’re postponing a few dates.

here are the affected dates:

06-30 Rome, Italy – Hyppodrome Capanelle
07-01 Florence, Italy – Parco Delle Cascine
07-03 Bologna, Italy – Piazza Maggiore
07-04 Codroipo, Italy – Villa Manin
07-06 Berlin, Germany – Wuhlheide
07-07 Berlin, Germany – Wuhlheide
07-09 Canton de Vaud, Switzerland – Quarry of St Triphon

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video: the flaming lips – knives out [radiohead cover] (2012)

radiohead’s touring family suffered an unspeakable loss over the weekend, and the band had to cancel their toronto show following the death of drum technician scott johnson during a stage collapse hours before the scheduled performance.

the flaming lips, whose show in toronto went on, took a moment to send their prayers and karma to the families of those affected by the disaster as well as pay a loving tribute in the form of a cover of “knives out.” check it out above.

– sunbear

video: radiohead – lotus flower [live on austin city limits] (2012)

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great clip of radiohead performing one of the only good moments of king of limbs on the best tv show out of austin. spoiler alert: it involves a lot of bass, maracas and thom yorke dancing like a mad man.


video: coachella sets [radiohead, st. vincent, asap rocky, m83, azealia banks] (2012)

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a slew of sets from coachella’s second day have surfaced on youtube online. hit the jump for the rest, and gawk at thom yorke and co. above.


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video: radiohead – skirting on the surface + the amazing sounds of orgy [live] (2012)

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radiohead field tests their unreleased material like no other. last night, at the dallas stop of their king of limbs tour, they debuted a previously solo thom-song “skirting on the surface” as well as reaching back and pulling out “the amazing sounds of orgy,” the b-side to “pyramid song.” check out the fan-shot vids above for “skirting” and below for “orgy.”

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show recap: radiohead (march 3, 2012)

photo credit: sasha ramos

Last Saturday marked the third stop for Radiohead, on a tour in support of their highly divisive eighth album that was less a bang and more a whimper upon its hushed release. A featherlight slight in comparison to their previous works, The King of Limbs was an icy, insular affair, submerged in the electronic rhythmic and percussive auras frontiered by Kid A. Expectations for the band’s live show was that of an ambient atmosphere, anchored by chilling synths and pre-programmed beats. What the seasoned English band delivered was a fiery, eruptive experience that breathed warm life into The King of Limbs, inducting it into the menagerie of Radiohead classics.
Hit the jump for the full recap.

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radiohead – fat girl (2012)

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more pre-johnny greenwood era radiohead has surfaced online and it is a doozy. recorded in 1986 by the then known on a friday, the heavily smiths-influenced “fat girl” sees thom yorke doing a mighty familiar croon over a jangly guitar melody. check it out above.

– sunbear