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Stephen Moore, the actor who inspired the title of Radiohead’s ‘Paranoid Android’, has died

Stephen Moore was the voice behind Marvin the Paranoid Android
Actor Stephen Moore, best known as the voice of Marvin the Paranoid Android in The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy has died. He was 81-years-old. Read more: ‘OK Computer’: 50 geeky facts about Radiohead’s iconic 1997 album The news was shared on social media by The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy producer, Dirk Maggs, who wrote: “Our dear friend Stephen Moore has died. A...

Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood slams “idiot” climate change critics who label bands “hypocrites” for using air travel

Jonny Greenwood live
Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood has spoken out against the criticism being levelled at climate change activists and musicians in a new interview. The Oxford band, who have supported Greenpeace since the early '00s, released 18 hours of previously unheard 'OK Computer' material in aid of Extinction Rebellion over the summer. The environmental activist group offered their thanks to Radiohead for their efforts...

Watch Thom Yorke perform Radiohead’s ‘Like Spinning Plates’ solo for the first time in 9 years

Thom Yorke performs at Austin City Limits Festival 2019
Thom Yorke played Radiohead track 'Like Spinning Plates' live solo for the first time in 9 years on Sunday (October 6) - watch footage below. The frontman is currently on a solo US tour in support of his recent album 'ANIMA'. Read more: Thom Yorke – ‘ANIMA’ review At his show at Atlanta's Fox Theatre, he played the 'Amnesiac' track, the...

Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien shares new solo song ‘Santa Teresa’ – listen

Ed O'Brien of Radiohead
Radiohead guitarist Ed O'Brien has shared new solo song 'Santa Teresa'. It comes after he teased his first solo material last week under the name EOB. Read more: Ed O'Brien on the power of nature, his debut solo album, and what's next for Radiohead The Radiohead guitarist previously said in April that he hoped to release his first record by September, and...

Thom Yorke talks ‘Anima’ and Brexit in new ‘Colbert’ interview: “We live in strange times”

Radiohead's Thom Yorke has sat down with US TV host Stephen Colbert to discuss his solo album 'ANIMA' and his impassioned views on Brexit. Yorke, who previously performed with Radiohead on an hour-long special of The Colbert Report, began discussing the band's history of political songwriting after being quizzed by the host about how "it feels to be right". "I guess...

Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien teases first new solo material – listen

Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien teases first new solo material – listen
Ed O'Brien has shared what appears to be the first snippet of music from his debut solo album. The Radiohead guitarist previously said in April that he hoped to release his first record by September. Judging by the 10 second clip – a droney snippet of '80s synths and guitars – and the caption "Coming soon", it seems that new...

Thom Yorke opens up about death of former partner in emotional ‘Desert Island Discs’ interview

Thom Yorke; Radiohead; Desert Island Disks
Thom Yorke has opened up about the death of his former partner in an emotional Desert Island Discs interview with Lauren Laverne. The Radiohead frontman spoke about the "hard time" he and his family went through after his former partner, Rachel Owen, died from cancer in 2016 aged 48. Prior to separating in 2015, the pair had two children together...

Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood is launching a record label

Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood has launched a new record label, Octatonic Records, with two debut releases already announced. The label is an imprint of Council Records and will focus on new classical music from selected musicians around the world, as well as some of the Radiohead guitarist's own compositions. "I’ve been documenting the musicians I’ve worked with and encountered in the contemporary...

Listen to Radiohead’s Johnny Greenwood debut new music at BBC Proms

Jonny Greenwood
Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood has debuted new material at the BBC Proms in London. Read more: Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood on scoring the brutal ‘You Were Never Really Here’ Greenwood, who has performed at the event in the past, curated the show for the first time last night (September 11) and used it to showcase new composition 'Horror Vacui', which featured violinist Daniel Pioro...

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke: “I was once asked to appear on ‘Strictly Come Dancing'”

Thom Yorke
Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has revealed that he was once invited to appear on Strictly Come Dancing. Yorke, who is renowned for busting a few dance moves as evidenced by the video for 'Lotus Flower', which you can watch below, made the admission during an interview with BBC 6 Music presenter Shaun Keaveny. You can listen to the clip at 1:42:30...