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Spektor Covers Radiohead For Earthquake Relief

27th April 2010

Cult singer/songwriter REGINA SPEKTOR has recorded a cover of RADIOHEAD's NO SURPRISES to raise cash for the world's earthquake relief efforts.All proceeds from the track, which is available as an exclusive iTunes download, will go...

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Slash 'Too Scared' To Call Thom Yorke

23rd April 2010

According to The Sun SLASH was desperate to collaborate with THOM YORKE on his new solo album - but he was too scared to approach the RADIOHEAD frontman.The former Guns N' Roses guitarist enlisted a...

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Plan B's Boyband Break

31st March 2010

Plan B started off his musical career writing for a boyband. The soul and hip hop star started in music aged 11 when he wrote a song for his friends after they formed a band...

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Radiohead To Race At The Kentucky Derby

23rd March 2010

RADIOHEAD are on course to win America's most prestigious horse race, the Kentucky Derby.An English-bred three year old has been named after the High & Dry hitmakers - and it has good odds to compete...

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Bryan Ferry Knows How To Dance

18th March 2010

Bryan Ferry is embracing dance music on his next record. The former Roxy Music frontman has recently re-recorded his collaboration with Groove Armada - as well as working with other dance artists - and is...

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Radiohead New Album Reports 'A Hoax'

8th March 2010

British rockers RADIOHEAD have blasted rumours they recently wrapped recording a new album - insisting they have no new music.Online gossips claimed the Grammy winners were adding finishing touches to a new release called Tehrangeles,...

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Greenwood's Tribute To Linkous

8th March 2010

RADIOHEAD bassist COLIN GREENWOOD has paid tribute to late SPARKLEHORSE star MARK LINKOUS - thanking the singer-songwriter for his "beautiful music".Linkous, 47, was found dead on Saturday (06Mar10) in an alleyway outside a friend's home...

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Fascinating Fact 8918

6th March 2010

RADIOHEAD star JONNY GREENWOOD is to score director Anh Hung Tran’s movie adaptation of Haruki Murakami’s bestselling novel Norwegian Wood. The musician, who is currently the composer-in-residence with the BBC Concert Orchestra in London, won...

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Arctic Monkeys 'Mocking Music'

1st March 2010

John Lydon has blasted the Arctic Monkeys for making "a mockery" out of the music industry. The former Sex Pistols frontman - also known as Johnny Rotten - claims the Sheffield based band - whose...

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Fascinating Fact 8869

25th February 2010

RADIOHEAD rocker THOM YORKE has finally settled on a name for his new side project. Yorke debuted the then-untitled group, which features the Red Hot Chili Peppers' guitarist Flea, in Los Angeles last October (09),...

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Kasabian Impale Nme Awards

25th February 2010

Kasabian showered the audience with severed limbs at the NME awards last night (24.02.10). The band were joined on stage by Mighty Boosh comedian Noel Fielding who assumed the role of bloodthirsty Romanian ruler Vlad...

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Historic Abbey Road

24th February 2010

Abbey Road has been made a historical building.The iconic London studio - made famous by the Beatles, who recorded most of their songs there, named an album after it and posed on a pedestrian crossing...

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Wire Hits Back In O'brien War Of Words

19th February 2010

MANIC STREET PREACHERS rocker NICKY WIRE has fuelled a war of words with RADIOHEAD's ED O BRIEN - he launched a furious tirade against the guitarist during a gig on Thursday (18Feb10).The bass player was...

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Florence Welch's Tv Turnoff

16th February 2010

Florence Welch turns off the TV if she hears her own songs.The Florence and the Machine singer - who is nominated for three trophies at tonight's (16.02.10) BRIT Awards: British Female Solo Artist, British Breakthrough...

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Yorke Gets Political With Fundraiser Show

11th February 2010

RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE is gearing up his efforts as an environmental campaigner - he's stepping into politics by playing a fundraising gig for Britain's Green Party.The singer is well known for his efforts to...

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Courtney Love's Stage Tears Fear

8th February 2010

Courtney Love is worried about crying on stage.The Hole singer - who is set to make her long-awaited live return in London later this month - is unsure whether she will be able to keep...

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Stevie Wonder To Headline Glastonbury

2nd February 2010

Stevie Wonder and Muse are to headline this year's Glastonbury Festival.Organiser Michael Eavis has let slip the two acts will perform at the world famous music event, which this year celebrates it's 40th anniversary, this...

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Radiohead Raise $573,000 For Haiti

25th January 2010

Rockers RADIOHEAD raised over $500,000 (GBP312,500) for the Haiti earthquake relief effort by staging a hastily-arranged concert in Los Angeles on Sunday night (24Jan10).The British band halted recording sessions to play a show at the...

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O'brien: 'Illegal Downloads Aren't Killing Industry'

24th January 2010

RADIOHEAD star ED O BRIEN is adamant the internet is not "killing" the music industry - because fans who illegally download albums still spend cash on merchandise and concert tickets.The guitarist, a member of the...

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Radiohead Nearly Split During In Rainbows

22nd January 2010

British rockers RADIOHEAD nearly parted ways during the recording of their hit 2007 album IN RAINBOWS - because the lengthy studio sessions dragged on for several years.The band began working on tracks for the groundbreaking...

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Radiohead To Play For Haiti

22nd January 2010

RADIOHEAD have put recording sessions for their new album on hold to schedule a last-minute gig to help the relief efforts in Haiti.The British band is currently in Los Angeles working on its upcoming eighth...

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Radiohead Album On 'Another Level'

14th January 2010

Radiohead's next album will be on "another level". Guitarist Ed O'Brien has indicated that the follow-up to 2007's 'In Rainbows' will be "different" to their usual offerings. He said: "We've got to take it to...

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Rockers Unite To Help Sudan

9th January 2010

Rockers from bands including PINK FLOYD, RADIOHEAD and SNOW PATROL have teamed up to help prevent any more bloodshed in Sudan.Drummers from the groups are taking part in the Beat for Peace campaign, a film...

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Yorke Scores Tibet Movie

30th December 2009

RADIOHEAD rocker THOM YORKE is delving into Tibetan music to write the soundtrack for a new documentary about the disputed Chinese territory.The singer has teamed up with composer Philip Glass and singer/songwriter Damien Rice to...

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Radiohead's Fearless Songs

24th December 2009

Radiohead want to make "art without fear". The 'Paranoid Android' hitmakers say their music has changed in recent years because they feel much more comfortable with themselves and hope to continue in the same mindset.Guitarist...

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Radiohead's Studio Return

22nd December 2009

Radiohead are going back to the studio in January.The 'Just' hitmakers are "excited" about their new material - which they first started working on in the summer - but refused to say what direction the...

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Yorke Sneaks Into Climate Change Conference

18th December 2009

RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE has sneaked into the ongoing United Nations Climate Change Conference in Denmark by pretending to be a member of the press.The British singer, who is a keen environmentalist, was desperate to...

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Lydon Blasts Coldplay & Radiohead

17th December 2009

Punk legend JOHN LYDON has slammed COLDPLAY and RADIOHEAD, branding the rockers "pointless" and "soulless".The Sex Pistols frontman has hit out at the Brit groups, fronted by Chris Martin and Thom Yorke respectively, because he's...

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John Lydon Blasts 'Soulless' Coldplay

17th December 2009

John Lydon has blasted Coldplay for being "soulless" and not caring about their fans.The former Sex Pistols frontman - also known as Johnny Rotten - thinks the two hugely successful bands are "pointless" and lack...

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