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Stream Unreleased Radiohead Song “Lift” and the Entirety of the New OK Computer Reissue

Radiohead's 20th anniversary deluxe reissue of OK Computer, OKNOTOK: 1997-2017, is out today. Everything on the second-disc of B-sides and unreleased studio outtakes has previously…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 23, 2017

Radiohead’s OKNOTOK Dedicated to Thom Yorke’s Late Partner Rachel Owen

Radiohead's deluxe 20th-anniversary reissue of OK Computer, OKNOTOK, is out tomorrow, though advance copies have gone out to some fans and critics. As Stereogum reports,…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 22, 2017

Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood Finally Admits That Genesis Influenced “Paranoid Android”

Rolling Stone's new oral history feature (a companion to their longer cover story this month) focusing on Radiohead's seminal OK Computer is an engrossing and revealing…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 16, 2017

Radiohead’s OK Computer Made Them Our 1997 “Band of the Year”

The pupils of Thom Yorke’s eyes zip from side to side like nervous insects. We’re on the Eurostar train from Paris to London, and Radiohead’s…
Pat Blashill / June 16, 2017

Thom Yorke Says the Blade Runner Soundtrack Inspired His Suspiria Score

Last month, it was announced that Thom Yorke would be soundtracking a very auspicious remake: a star-studded, English-language version of Suspiria, originally a Italian horror film directed…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 8, 2017

Video: Radiohead – “I Promise”

Radiohead, following a countdown ticker on their YouTube channel, have released a new video for "I Promise," the OK Computer outtake they released last night. The song…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 2, 2017

Listen to Radiohead’s “I Promise,” an Unreleased Song from the OK Computer Era

BBC Radio 6 will premiere the unreleased studio recording of Radiohead's "I Promise," a song which was considered for inclusion on OK Computer but ultimately scrapped,…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 1, 2017

Thom Yorke on OK Computer in New Interview: “The Whole Album Is Really Fucking Geeky”

Rolling Stone's newest cover story is a profile of Radiohead, in which members of the band look back at the fraught, throw-anything-at-the-wall time period that…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 31, 2017

Radiohead Fan Makes Pilgrimage to Hilton Hartford

One of the oddest recent instances of fan web sleuthing was the Reddit-borne discovery that the highway on the cover of Radiohead’s OK Computer is…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / May 15, 2017

A Reddit User Did Insane Detective Work to Find the Likely Location of Radiohead’s OK Computer Cover

Maybe you, reader, always thought that the spectral highway that dominates the computer of Radiohead's OK Computer was a purely fictitious construction--an imagining of the "Information…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 9, 2017

Radiohead Left “Lift” Off OK Computer Because They Thought It Would Sell Too Many Records

Radiohead's Ed O'Brien appeared on BBC 6 Music to talk to host Matt Everitt about OKNOTOK, the upcoming deluxe reissue of OK Computer that commemorates the album's 20th…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 3, 2017

Radiohead Tease OK Computer-Related Activity in New Video

Radiohead have tweeted a short video that hints at something coming that's related to OK Computer's 20th anniversary. In the clip, a synthesized voice recites the lyrics to…
Brian Josephs / May 1, 2017

What’s Up With These Mysterious Radiohead Posters?

A crop of cryptic new posters in cities around the world is putting Radiohead fans in a bit of a tizzy. Each piece of black-and-white text art…
Anna Gaca / April 26, 2017

Haley Joel Osment on Radiohead’s OK Computer: “There’s So Much Joy in These Songs”

As part of their coverage of the 20th anniversary of OK Computer, Pitchfork spoke with noted Radiohead superfan Haley Joel Osment. Here’s what The Sixth Sense…
Taylor Berman / March 20, 2017