Thom Yorke

Watch BB-8 bow to Prince William and Prince Harry at Star Wars premiere

The robot 'met' the two royals on the red carpet at the European premiere of 'The Last Jedi' at the Royal Albert Hall<p><i>Star Wars</i> robot BB-8 bowed to …

Star Wars

Thom Yorke Does Not Need Radiohead To Be Brilliant

Over the weekend, Thom Yorke attended the <i>Star Wars</i> premiere and posed with the adorable BB-8 robot on the red carpet, showing both a sense of humor and connection to pop culture that is rare from the musical legend. For a moment, Yorke was every bit the same type of fan that he must experience …

Music

Thom Yorke Unveiled A Strutting New Song, ‘I Am A Very Rude Person,’ At Last Night’s Hollywood Performance

Radiohead might have woken up today to an epic snubbing from the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, but last night, its leader was proving why they are more vital than most of this year’s class, save for Nina Simone. While the band enjoys a deserved break following its <i>A Moon Shaped Pool</i> touring, …

Music

Watch Thom Yorke play new music at Los Angeles solo show

He debuted new songs 'I Am A Rude Person' and 'Saturdays'<p>Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke played a rare solo show in Los Angeles on Tuesday night, …

Radiohead

10 Day for Night Acts You're Sure to Love

Day for Night is upon us, not that you needed a reminder. The third iteration of Houston's not-like-the-others arts and music festival got a nod in …

Houston

Watch Thom Yorke Premiere a New Song Live

Thom Yorke is taking a rest from Radiohead obligations to perform a few solo shows with his trusted collaborator and Atoms for Peace bandmate Nigel …

Music

The Wire Weekly 13–19 December 2017

Bicep<p>Various venues, Europe<p>House and electronics duo from Belfast on tour. Oslo Jaeger (14 December), Les Deux Alps Rise Festival (18). More dates …

Music

All the Most Over-the-Top, Radiant Praise Lavished on the New Star Wars: The Last Jedi

When <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> premiered two years ago, it was with cautious optimism that critics approached the film. After all, a decade had passed since the release of <i>Revenge of the Sith,</i> the third installment in the (regretfully) now-panned prequel trilogy; the franchise had been passed to …

Star Wars

Why BB-8 Should Totally Join Radiohead

By<p>Filed Under Entertainment, Music & Star Wars<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>If you thought the robot hosts …

Star Wars

The Battle For Cultural Freedom

As a teenager in Bury in the 1980’s, it was almost obligatory to be a fan of The Smiths. From the moment that the first thrilling chords of <i>What</i> …

Brian Eno

All the famous people got to see The Last Jedi last night

Look, we get that, most of the time, being famous is probably a big old pain in the ass. Between the paparazzi, the PR nightmares, and the constant …

Offbeat News

Thom Yorke Is Best Friends With BB-8 Now

Remember BB-8, the cute little robot — sorry, <i>droid</i> — from <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>? Possibly the only part of that movie that Perfume Genius …

Star Wars

Belfast brother and sister indie duo MMODE on living the musical dream

For singing siblings Thomas and Lucy Gaffney, otherwise known as MMODE, living the musical dream has been quite the experience. Over the past few …

News (Ireland)

Thom Yorke and BB-8 Had a Glorious Meeting of the Minds

We have no idea what Thom Yorke and his new pal, the adorable astromech droid BB-8, were talking about at the world premiere of <i>Star Wars: The Last</i> …

Entertainment

SZA performs “The Weekend” and “Love Galore” on SNL: Watch

Music

Thom Yorke solo albums now on Spotify despite calling streaming service “the last desperate fart of a dying corpse”

Yorke and Nigel Godrich removed their music from the platform in 2013<p>Thom Yorke‘s solo album are now on Spotify, despite the Radiohead frontman’s …

Radiohead

Out of tune: the big star songs who were rejected for movie soundtracks

As Sufjan Stevens reveals his unused song for I, Tonya, here’s a look back at other artists, from Bruce Springsteen to Frank Ocean, who failed to make the final cut<p>This week Sufjan Stevens released Tonya Harding, a five-minute tribute to the “shining American star”, as he sings in the song, that …

Movies

Your Week in Culture: Thom Yorke, JCVD, ‘The Ballad of Lefty Brown’

<i>New TV shows, museum openings, film releases and concerts — it’s a lot to keep track of. Let us help. For the week of Dec. 10</i><i>, seven events in New York, Houston and Boston not to be missed:</i><p><b>Pop Music: Thom Yorke, Solange and St. Vincent in Houston</b><p><i>Dec. 15-17; dayfornight.io.</i><p>In an era glutted with …

The Theatre

Peaky Blinders, Blue Planet, Stranger Things and Taboo: How some of the best TV scores of 2017 were made

2017 has been a spectacular year for TV. From Netflix originals such as <i>Stranger Things</i> and <i>Godless</i> to dramas and documentaries like <i>The Crown, Peaky</i> …

Peaky Blinders

Day For Night 2017 schedule (Solange vs Jesus Lizard vs Mount Kimbie?)

Houston’s awesome <b>Day for Night</b> festival is less than two weeks away — it happens <b>December 15-17</b> — and the schedule has now been revealed. There’s just …

Radiohead

Watch Noel Gallagher Talk Oasis' Hall of Fame Chances, Tease Thom Yorke

"I know what it is. I know what it entails, and it won't be fucking happening, OK?'" singer-songwriter says of potential Oasis performance<p>Noel …

Music

Noel Gallagher on why he can’t write “sad” like Thom Yorke

"There's enough fucking bullshit in the world"<p>Noel Gallagher has said that he never writes songs when he’s sad – and that he leaves that to Thom …

Radiohead

The 15 Best Songs From This Century That Wouldn't Exist Without U2: Critic's Picks

Even as U2 gears up to release its latest album on Friday (Dec. 1), it’s fair to say the legendary band may now be an entire generation removed from …

U2

This is where celebrities from the worlds of music, TV and film have homes in Cornwall - Cornwall Live

Drawn by its remote charms, scenic beauty and friendly locals, the great and the good of the celebrity world have been flocking to live in Cornwall …

You Could Own This Famed Austin Music Venue For Just $1

Austin likes to keep things weird – or so they say. One way they do that is through their vibrant nightlife and live music scene. One of the city’s …

Music

Benji B scores unseen footage from Blue Planet II

BBC Radio 1 DJ Benji B has paired an ethereal playlist of tunes alongside some stunning, unseen footage from the wildly popular and anticipated show</i> …

Music

Radiohead respond to inquest into stage collapse that killed their drum tech

It's now been over five years since drum technician Scott Johnson was killed ahead of a concert in Toronto.<p>Radiohead have released a statement …

Radiohead

Houston's Day For Night Festival Curates A One Of A Kind Sensory Experience

Music festivals in this day and age are a dime a dozen. Every weekend at least one event can be found some where in the nation. This makes standing …

Music

Let them have bread: on La Fine Equipe

What’s one of the first things you will (probably) feel when you queue up La Fine Equipe’s discography? Hungry. The electronic/hip-hop quartet from …

Stevie Wonder

This music venue is being auctioned off on eBay

Austin, Texas' The Parish is up for grabs<p>Ever wanted to own your very own music venue? Better head over to eBay, then.<p>Texan venue The Parish, located …

Pete Townshend