Jonny Greenwood to Perform 'There Will Be Blood' Live in New York

May 6, 2014

One month after Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood plays his sinewy score for There Will Be Blood for the first time ever, in London, he will perform the soundtrack live in New York City. Teaming with Wordless Music Orchestra, a New York band comprised...


Radiohead and Pink Floyd Members Petition to Keep Guitars in Prisons

April 29, 2014

A number of artists including Pink Floyd's David Gilmour, former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr and Radiohead's Ed O'Brien and Philip Selway have signed an open letter, published by The Guardian, to keep musical instruments available to U.K. prisoners. Where...


The Jerky Boys Make First New Prank Calls in Two Decades

February 25, 2014

During the Nineties, New York City's prank-calling maestros the Jerky Boys rose to fame on the strength of their brash, quick-witted calls, which were collected on a series of highly influential, million-selling albums. Then the calls petered out. But...


Inside Radiohead's Trippy New PolyFauna App

February 11, 2014

After decades of building their own musical and visual realities, Radiohead have created a window into their virtual world. With the group's newly released PolyFauna app, fans can move around their iOS and Android phones and tablets to reveal different...


Radiohead and the National Guitarists Plan Split LP

January 17, 2014

When they aren't earning universal acclaim with their high-profile bands, Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood and the National's Bryce Dessner are both active within the realm of classical music. On March 3rd, the duo will release a split LP of orchestral compositions,...


Scary Monsters and Super-Creeps: The Best of Radiohead

May 5, 2014

Few bands have altered their musical DNA as frequently or radically as Radiohead, who in the past 20 years have gone from glum guitar-rockers to moody electro-experimentalists to twisted-pop savants. Here's a collection of atmospheric anthems guaranteed...


Jonny Greenwood to Perform 'There Will Be Blood' Score

April 29, 2014

Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood will perform his score for the 2007 oil-baron beat-down flick There Will Be Blood for the first time this summer at a screening of the movie in London. The London Contemporary Orchestra, conducted by Hugh Brunt,...


Chef Designs Meal Inspired by Radiohead's 'Kid A'

February 16, 2014

A chef in Detroit is taking artistic inspiration from a Radiohead album and translating it into his own medium. As the Huffington Post reports, the Detroit Golf Club's Kyle Hanley has created a 10-course tasting menu where each course is designed to be...


Jonny Greenwood Scoring P.T. Anderson’s New Film

February 6, 2014

Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood is becoming an essential component to any Paul Thomas Anderson film. After scoring the director's last two movies — There Will Be Blood and The Master — Greenwood has signed on to compose...


Arcade Fire's Life Advice

January 2, 2014

Arcade Fire scored some pretty solid advice from Neil Young after a Thanksgiving feast while the band were still working on their stellar 2013 album, Reflektor. "It was the end of the night and we were leaving," frontman Win Butler tells Rainn Wilson...



Atoms for Peace Stream Surprise ACL Gig

October 15, 2013

Atoms for Peace closed out the first week of the Austin City Limits Festival with a booming set in the city's Zilker Park, but for a moment it looked like they wouldn't get the chance to do it a second time. This past Sunday, ACL organizers canceled the...


Paul McCartney Keen to Work With Thom Yorke

October 4, 2013

Even legends like Paul McCartney fear rejection. The former Beatle recently said that he'd be interested in a collaboration with Thom Yorke, but is apprehensive to reach out, NME reports.  Where Does Paul McCartney Rank on Our List of 100 Greatest...


Thom Yorke Introduces Himself as Jay Z

September 25, 2013

"My name is Jay Z," Thom Yorke said during last night's Atoms for Peace show at Philadelphia's Liacouras Center. Yorke then motioned to bassist Flea, "This is Beyoncé." It was a rare moment from Yorke, who said almost nothing else during the...


50 Greatest Live Acts Right Now

July 31, 2013

Who rules the road in 2013? To find out, Rolling Stone asked a panel of writers, industry figures and artists – from Lars Ulrich of Metallica to Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes – to vote on their favorite live performers right now. To be...


Atoms for Peace Debut 'Very Eyes' Clip

October 18, 2013

Atoms for Peace have hidden a video for their song "Before Your Very Eyes . . ." on their website. Frontman Thom Yorke tweeted a hint to the video's location yesterday afternoon following the group's appearance this week at the Hollywood...


Amnesty International Releasing Human Rights Concerts

October 7, 2013

On November 5th, Amnesty International will release ¡Released!, a special six-disc DVD and two-disc CD box set featuring four shows from their historic Human Rights Concerts series that spanned from 1986-1998. Amnesty International Unveils...


Radiohead Co-Signs Eric Schlosser's Book

October 2, 2013

In his new book, Command and Control, longtime Rolling Stone contributor Eric Schlosser reveals how a series of near-misses and bureaucratic blunders have repeatedly brought America to the brink of nuclear disaster. "The point is to share information...


Radiohead Play 'Creep' in 2009

September 5, 2013

Radiohead wrapped their brief 2009 European summer tour at the Reading Festival in England. They weren't really supporting a new album at this point, giving them space to reach back into their catalog to guaranteed crowd-pleasers "Karma Police," "Exit...


Arcade Fire, Lou Reed Join Peter Gabriel Covers Album

July 25, 2013

Arcade Fire, Bon Iver and David Byrne are among the artists who will contribute songs to an upcoming Peter Gabriel covers album. In 2010, Gabriel released Scratch My Back, a collection that covered songs by Arcade Fire, Bon Iver, Radiohead and David Byrne,...