Listen: Thom Yorke premieres Don’t Fear the Light and Gawpers

Listen: Thom Yorke premieres Don’t Fear the Light and Gawpers

Thom Yorke’s classical compositions Don’t Fear the Light and Gawpers received their radio debut on BBC Radio 3’s Unclassified last night – and you can listen to them here. Both original songs were premiered in concert during the Minimalist Dream House performance at the Philharmonie de Paris on April 7. Unclassified’s broadcast of the pieces marks the first time they’ve been played on the radio. “[French piano duo] Katia and Marielle [Labèque] suggested for a…

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Thom Yorke announces details of new album

Thom Yorke announces details of new album

Thom Yorke has announced details of a new classical composition. The Radiohead frontman – who recently wrote the soundtrack to horror remake Suspiria – told fans on social media he has now written a piece for French piano duo Katia and Marielle Labèque titeld Don’t Fear The Light, and will perform it live with the pair at shows in London and France. “Good afternoon,” said Yorke on Twitter. “I have written some new music for…

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Radiohead to snub Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony

Radiohead to snub Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has said the band have no intention of attending their forthcoming induction ceremony for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Oxford outfit are among seven acts being inducted for 2019, with the official ceremony set to take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on March 29. Speaking about Radiohead’s upcoming induction, Yorke told Variety that he and his bandmates have long been “very blase” when it comes to…

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High 5, The 10:04s

High 5, The 10:04s

The 10:04s have been one of the mainstays of the Edinburgh music scene. But rather than peddling the same old, same old, they have continually evolved over the years. They draw from an eclectic blend of influences, and have opened for The Cribs, Catfish & The Bottlemen, Idlewild and, current darlings of the NME, The 1975. But these four fellas are headliners in their own right. Be sure of that. The group is made up of Steven Bolton…

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Thom Yorke, Kendrick Lamar and Lady Gaga lead Oscars shortlist

Thom Yorke, Kendrick Lamar and Lady Gaga lead Oscars shortlist

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke, hip-hop superstar Kendrick Lamar and reigning pop diva Lady Gaga lead the shortlist of the two main music categories for the Oscars in 2019. The category of Best Original Song will see Yorke’s score for the remake of classic horror movie Suspiria battling it out against Kendrick Lamar and SZA’s All The Stars from the Black Panther soundtrack. After being heavily tipped for a Best Actress Oscar, Lady Gaga also received…

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Radiohead among the acts to be inducted into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

Radiohead among the acts to be inducted into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2019 inductees have been announced – and they include Radiohead, The Cure and Roxy Music. The full list of nominees was announced back in October, before being whittled down to the final list. Other acts being inducted include Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks, Def Leppard, and the Zombies. Artists are eligible for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 25 years after the release of their first album or…

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Watch Thom Yorke perform Unmade live for the first time

Watch Thom Yorke perform Unmade live for the first time

Radiobhead frontman Thom Yorke gave the Suspiria track Unmade its live debut as his solo tour kicked off in the US. You can watch fan-footage of the performance below. Yorke recently penned the score for the remake of classic horror movie Suspiria – his maiden attempt at composing a full film score. Appearing on BBC Radio 1’s The Chillest Show recently, Yorke discussed his work on the soundtrack – and admitted he was “jealous” of bandmate Jonny…

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Thom Yorke says he was “jealous” of Radiohead bandmate Jonny Greenwood

Thom Yorke says he was “jealous” of Radiohead bandmate Jonny Greenwood

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has admitted he was “jealous” of bandmate Jonny Greenwood’s work on film scores. Yorke recently penned the score for the remake of classic horror movie Suspiria – his maiden attempt at composing a full film score. Appearing on BBC Radio 1’s The Chillest Show, Yorke discussed his work on the soundtrack. “If I was honest with myself, I was a little bit jealous but felt that I couldn’t [do it] so…

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Listen: Thom Yorke shares haunting new song

Listen: Thom Yorke shares haunting new song

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has shared a new track from his score for Luca Guadagnino’s film Suspiria – you can listen to it here. Has Ended, which features Yorke’s son Noah on drums, is a haunting, atmospheric track with Eastern vibes. Yorke recently revealed the story behind his score for forthcoming horror remake Suspiria. Speaking at the Venice Film Festival, Yorke said that scoring the film was “an odd process from the beginning”. “Suspiria is…

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Thom Yorke discusses writing the score for Suspiria

Thom Yorke discusses writing the score for Suspiria

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has revealed the story behind his score for forthcoming horror remake Suspiria. Speaking at the Venice Film Festival, Yorke said that scoring the film was “an odd process from the beginning”. “Suspiria is one of those legendary soundtracks. It took a few months to even contemplate the idea,” he said. “It was one of those moments in your life where you want to run away but you know you’ll regret it…

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