On reflecting on the venue change Thom eventually admitted, â
Radiohead performed their first gig of 2008 last night (January 16) in London, playing recent album ‘In Rainbows’ in its entirety. Check back for loads more pictures shortly! Pic: Andy Willsher
Radiohead kicked off their tiny show with ‘In Rainbows’ album opener ’15 Step’, after which Thom Yorke sighed, â
The setlist in full: ’15 Step’, ‘Bodysnatchers’, ‘Nude’, ‘Weird Fishes/Arpeggi’, ‘All I Need’, ‘Faust Arp’, ‘Reckoner’, ‘House Of Cards’, ‘Jigsaw Falling Into Place’, ‘Videotape’, ‘Up On The Ladder’, ‘You And Whose Army?’, ‘The National Anthem’, ‘My Iron Lung’, ‘The Bends’ Pic: Andy Willsher
The encore started with just Thom on acoustic guitar performing a solo version of ‘Up On The Ladder’, which was released on the bonus disc of the discbox version of ‘In Rainbows’. Pic: Andy Willsher
Fans started clapping during the chorus of the Tony Blair-baiting â
Between songs Thom admitted, â
Thom messed up the start of ‘House Of Cards’, joking, â
Thom cracked a smile when the band fluffed up the start to â
The band were initially supposed to play at Brick Laneâ
Chaos reigned in Brick Lane last night as hundreds of fans turned up to catch Radioheadâ
The song â
Thom was in great form at last nightâ
The anticipation was unbearable for the lucky few hundred when the band came on to soundcheck â
When they were forced to move venues, Radiohead decided to play an hour later so anyone that couldnâ
Heckles ranged from â
The band kept making each other laugh all night, and by the end couldnâ
A full-on stampede occured when the fans were finally allowed into the venue. They had come from as far as Istanbul and Australia. Pic: James Quinton
One of the fan pictures sent in by Radiohead fans to the NME newsdesk. This one comes courtesy of Cormac McGloin
Radiohead fan Cormac McGloin’s shot here demonstrate how close and personal the fans got at last night’s show.
Superfan Cormac McGloin captures Radiohead not using moody blue lighting for possibly the first time in their career.
Another fan picture from Cormac McGloin, one of the lucky few at last night’s Radiohead gig in East London.
Your fan pictures from last night’s Radiohead gig, played at London’s 93 Feet East venue after police requested that the overcrowded show didn’t go ahead in Rough Trades’ record shop.
Citizen photographer Cormac McGloin answered our call for your Radiohead shots, and seemingly joined Thom onstage for this stunning pic.
Hundreds of fans were turned away from last night’s super-small Radiohead gig. As they played ‘In Rainbows’ in its entirety NME reader Cormac McGloin caught this shot. Were you there? Send your photos or comments to News@NME.COM.
Radiohead’s show was performed under the gaze of dozens of cameraphones. The first few pictures in this gallery were sent in by NME reader Cormac McGloin. Following that are exclusives photos from NME.COM’s official photographer. See next week’s NME magazine for our full review of the night.