Jo Mccaughey/NME

The Wit & Wisdom Of Thom Yorke - In Quotes

Thom Yorke turns 45 today (October 7). Though the lyrics of Radiohead can be deliberately obfuscating, the legendary frontman's quotes in interviews are famously direct and candid. Recently calling Spotify 'The last desperate fart of a dying corpse', Yorke takes no prisoners. To celebrate his birthday, we've picked out some of his greatest quotes of all time, over the years.




Photo: Jo Mccaughey/NME
[caption]Photo: Jo Mccaughey/NME[/caption]







Photo:  Pieter M Van Hattem/NME
[caption]Photo: Pieter M Van Hattem/NME[/caption]



Photo: PA
[caption]Photo: PA[/caption]



Photo: PA
[caption]Photo: PA[/caption]



Photo: Tom Martin/NME
[caption]Photo: Tom Martin/NME[/caption]



Photo: Tom Martin/NME
[caption]Photo: Tom Martin/NME[/caption]


Photo: Andrew Kendall/NME
[caption]Photo: Andrew Kendall/NME[/caption]



Photo:  Andy Willsher/NME
[caption]Photo: Andy Willsher/NME[/caption]



Photo: Getty Images
[caption]Photo: Getty Images[/caption]



Photo: PA
[caption]Photo: PA[/caption]



Photo: James Quinton/NME
[caption]Photo: James Quinton/NME[/caption]



Photo: PA
[caption]Photo: PA[/caption]




Photo: Guy Eppel/NME
[caption]Photo: Guy Eppel/NME[/caption]




Photo: Andy Willsher/NME
[caption]Photo: Andy Willsher/NME[/caption]



Photo: PA
[caption]Photo: PA[/caption]




Photo: Danny North/NME
[caption]Photo: Danny North/NME[/caption]




Photo: Tom Martin/NME
[caption]Photo: Tom Martin/NME[/caption]



Photo: Andy Willsher/NME
[caption]Photo: Andy Willsher/NME[/caption]




Photo: Andy Willsher/NME
[caption]Photo: Andy Willsher/NME[/caption]



Photo: PA
[caption]Photo: PA[/caption]



Photo: Conner McDonnell/NME
[caption]Photo: Conner McDonnell/NME[/caption]



Photo: Danny North
[caption]Photo: Danny North[/caption]



Photo: PA
[caption]Photo: PA[/caption]



Photo: PA
[caption]Photo: PA[/caption]

[brightcove]620385461001[/brightcove]

Share This

Comments
Don't Miss
Latest Tickets
NME On Social
NME Store