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“Yes, we’re all hypocrites,” say artists and celebrities in Extinction Rebellion letter

Thom Yorke, David Byrne and Lily Allen are among the artists and celebrities to have put their names to a new letter on behalf of Extinction Rebellion. To open letter is addressed to the media at large, responding to the repeated claims that celebrities fighting for climate change action are "hypocrites" due to their lifestyles involving world travel. "Dear journalists who...

Watch Thom Yorke showcase tracks from his ‘ANIMA’ album in epic ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ performance

Radiohead's Thom Yorke, live 2019
Thom Yorke showcased three tracks from his recent 'ANIMA' solo LP on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night (October 15). The Radiohead frontman performed the tracks 'Traffic', 'Twist' and 'Dawn Chorus' on the US chat show, accompanied by his Tomorrow's Modern Boxes live project audiovisual composer Tarik Barri. You can watch the performances of the three 'ANIMA' tracks below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=117&v=q57f1KLHk-0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Yo54Xoxq3g Earlier this month, Yorke appeared...

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...

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...

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 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...

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke to appear on BBC Radio 4’s ‘Desert Island Discs’

Radiohead singer Thom Yorke has been announced as one of the latest castaways on BBC Radio 4's Desert Island Discs. The iconic radio series, which first aired in 1942, invites guests to choose eight pieces of music, a book and a luxury item that they would take to an imaginary desert island, where they will be marooned for the rest...

Thom Yorke announces new limited-edition zine featuring Laurie Spiegel, Luca Guadagnino and more

Thom Yorke has curated a new, limited-edition zine featuring interviews with artists, activists and musicians. The one-off venture is a collaboration with Crack Magazine. Titled Crack Magazine Present I See You, the hundred-page zine features interviews with artists and activists handpicked by the Radiohead frontman. The following eight interviewees answered the same set of questions posed to them by Yorke: ...

Listen to Thom Yorke and Flea’s haunting new collaboration, ‘Daily Battles’

Thom Yorke, Flea
Thom Yorke has released a new song featuring Flea from Red Hot Chili Peppers – check out 'Daily Battles' below. The Radiohead frontman, who released his latest solo album ‘ANIMA’ in June, was approached by filmmaker and Fight Club star Edward Norton to pen the track for his upcoming film, Motherless Brooklyn. Chilis' member Flea, who also plays with Yorke in his band...

Thom Yorke collects four dazzling tracks on freshly released ‘Not the News Rmx’ EP

Thom Yorke has released a new EP that compiles remixes of ‘Not the News’, a track from his latest solo album ‘ANIMA’. Listen to it below. The project, which dropped on Friday (August 2), features a six-minute extended mix of the track as well as reworks from Mark Pritchard, Clark and Equiknoxx with Time Cow & Gavsborg. Each producer brings...