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The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s - Part 5 (20 - 1)
1 Aug 2016 // 6:00 AM
The fifth and final part of our examination of the 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s, includes Portishead, Blur, Björk, R.E.M., Nine Inch Nails and more.
"Why Don't You Try Writing Your Own Songs?": 'The Bends' and Its Cover Songs
16 Apr 2015 // 9:10 PM
Three unique takes on tracks from The Bends, spanning the stripped-down acoustic to the full-fledged orchestral, represent how these songs still have the power to stun two decades later.
Marxism: The Music Theory That Never Goes Out of Style
1 Mar 2011 // 4:00 PM
How fitting that a post-punk band from the late '70s, fascinated by the Marxist metaphysics of modernity, would re-emerge to remind us that nothing new has happened in rock in decades. Of course Thom Yorke might disagree...
Hail to the Thief, Again?
21 Jul 2009 // 5:00 PM
Thom Yorke’s thoughts about political power are in good company. Great theorists of power and justice agree: “you do it to yourself”.
Radiohead's Sublime Return to New York City (MSG Photos)
2 Sep 2016 // 4:14 AM
Radiohead performed "Creep" in New York City for a lucky 15,000 people (give or take).
The Wonderland-like Experience of the 2016 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival
1 Sep 2016 // 3:28 AM
There’s something special about experiencing live music in this place, where the trees are lit up in psychedelic colors. It makes feel like one has gone down a rabbit hole into "Wonderland".
Radiohead - "Daydreaming" (Singles Going Steady)
16 May 2016 // 9:08 AM
"Daydreaming" sounds exactly like what you would expect Radiohead to sound like in 2016.
Radiohead - "Burn the Witch" (Singles Going Steady)
5 May 2016 // 9:30 PM
"Burn the Witch" itself is quintessentially Radiohead, suffused, from the first burst of pizzicato string-twitches to the final chorus-swirl of orchestration and anxiety, with the band's ethereal crypto-rock aesthetic.
If Radiohead releases studio-quality 'King of Limbs' downloads, will anyone listen?
28 Mar 2011 // 5:22 AM
LOS ANGELES — Ah, the good old days, when sonic philistines debated the merits of vinyl over compacts discs. This week, Radiohead may well spark a