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Keira Knightley Admits She's A Spelling Error, But Who Else Has A Weirdly Spelt Name?

By Charlotte Court | 28th January 2015

Keira Knightley has always baffled the world with her first name's unique spelling, but as it turns out, rather than it being creative license on the part of her parents, it was a simple spelling...

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Fascinating Fact: 4395203

3rd October 2014

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke's new solo album Tomorrow's Modern Boxes has been downloaded 1.2 million times since he launched it via filesharing service BitTorrent last week (ends26Sep14).

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Thom Yorke's Album Sells 116k Copies In First 24 Hours

29th September 2014

Thom Yorke's new album, 'Tomorrow's Modern Boxes', has been downloaded 116,000 times within the first 24 hours of going on sale.The eagerly-awaited new release was made available to the public on Friday (26.09.14) and is...

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And Now For Something Completely Different - Thom Yorke Releases New Album Via Bittorrent

By Victoria Pavlova | 27th September 2014

Ever the groundbreaking artiste, Radiohead’s frontman Thom Yorke put his own spin on the Beyonce classic and released a surprise album on Friday. Unlike Queen B, he did it through file sharing, testing out a...

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Thom Yorke Releases Tomorrow's Modern Boxes On Bittorrent

27th September 2014

Thom Yorke's new album 'Tomorrow's Modern Boxes' has been released on BitTorrent.As an experiment, the new record has been released using a new version of the popular download website, which employs a pay gate so...

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Thom Yorke Using Bittorrent For Surprise Release Of New Solo Album

26th September 2014

Rocker Thom Yorke is attempting to take advantage of the popularity of downloading website by releasing his first solo album in eight years via the company.The Radiohead frontman and his producer Nigel Godrich have...

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Thom Yorke To Release New Album ‘Tomorrow’S Modern Boxes’ Using Bittorrent Client

By Stephanie Chase | 26th September 2014

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has revealed his new album will be named Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes and will be released using an experimental method. In a statement signed by Yorke and producer Nigel Godrich, the pair...

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Radiohead Working On New Music

21st July 2014

Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood has been emailing song ideas to Thom Yorke for the band's new album.Jonny has revealed that new Radiohead material is in the works after a year-long hiatus and he and Thom are...

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Singles Chart To Include Streaming Services

By George Percival | 8th July 2014

After a veritable explosion in the usage of online music streaming services over the past few years it has recently been announced that the UK singles chart will incorporate streaming sites into its accumulation of...

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Radiohead's Next Album Is Up In The Air

22nd January 2014

Radiohead's plans for a new album are ''up in the air''.The 'Karma Police' hitmakers have put making their next record on hold to focus on their individual side projects, including frontman Thom Yorke's supergroup Atoms...

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The Things They Say: 3990608

10th December 2013

"There may have been some internal politics and it may be my fault for only being in touch with Thom... I'm not sure if when he heard it or heard the shape it was taking...

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Spotify Explains Its Business Model In A Bid To Prove Its Worth To Artists

By Joe Wilde | 4th December 2013

Streaming service Spotify have decided to go transparent with their business plan in the face of mounting criticism over the way it conducts business with the artists available on the site. The company have launched...

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Thom Yorke And Moby Clash Over Spotify

27th November 2013

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has become embroiled in an online dispute with Moby after the dance star criticised the singer for failing to embrace online music streaming service Spotify.Yorke hit headlines earlier this year (13)...

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Atoms For Peace Staged Surprise Gig After Scrapped Festival Appearance

16th October 2013

Radiohead star Thom Yorke's supergroup Atoms For Peace staged a surprise concert for fans in Texas after storms prompted promoters to scrap their Austin City Limits festival appearance on Sunday (13Oct13).Heavy rain and flash flooding...

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Paul Mccartney Used Songs To Impress Nancy

14th October 2013

Sir Paul McCartney used the songs on his latest album, 'New', to impress Nancy Shevell.The legendary Beatles musician wrote the tracks for his current record when he first started dating the US businesswoman in 2007,...

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Thom Yorke Tells Spotify Bosses: 'We Don't Need You'

4th October 2013

Rocker Thom Yorke has launched a furious broadside against online music retailer Spotify, insisting the music industry should band together to close the service.The Radiohead frontman hit headlines in July (13) when he pulled his...

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Paul Mccartney Fears Thom Yorke Will Reject Collaboration Proposal

3rd October 2013

Legendary rocker Sir Paul Mccartney is hesitant to reach out to Thom Yorke to propose plans for a dream collaboration because he fears the Radiohead frontman will reject him.The Beatles icon admits his fashion designer...

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Atoms For Peace Had 'Crap' Start

16th August 2013

Atoms for Peace generated a ''lot of crap'' when they started out. The band - made up of producer Nigel Godrich, Radiohead singer Thom Yorke, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea and respected percussionists Joey...

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Natasha Khan Called Thom Yorke For Advice Amid Meltdown Fears

12th August 2013

Bat For Lashes star Natasha Khan called Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke when her hectic work schedule and mounting personal problems left her on the verge of a meltdown.The singer was seriously fatigued and suffering from...

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Peter Gabriel Fears Radiohead Hated His Cover Version

1st August 2013

Veteran rocker Peter Gabriel fears he will never get to work with Radiohead as frontman Thom Yorke was insulted by his version of their hit track Street Spirit (Fade Out).The former Genesis star recorded orchestral...

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David Cameron Gives Romantic Mixtape To G8 Leaders, Who's On It?

By Lauren James | 31st July 2013

Prime Minister David Cameron has promoted young British musicians by giving all the G8 leaders a 10-track USB stick containing songs from Alt-J, Conor Maynard, Laura Mvula and Gabrielle Aplin with a very prominent theme...

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Atoms For Peace Axe Festival Show

21st July 2013

Thom Yorke's band Atoms For Peace axed a festival slot in Poland on Saturday night (20Jul13) due to technical difficulties.The Radiohead rocker was due to hit the stage with his side-project at the Malta Festival...

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Thom Yorke's Group Signs Up To Streaming Service After Spotify Snub

19th July 2013

Rocker Thom Yorke will give fans the chance to buy new tracks moments after they are performed on stage through a new digital download service.The Radiohead rocker is set to take to the stage with...

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Thom Yorke Criticised Over Spotify Snub

16th July 2013

Celebrated British music producer Stephen Street has accused Radiohead rocker Thom Yorke of hypocrisy after the rocker pulled his Atoms For Peace music from web streaming service Spotify.Yorke hit headlines when he decided to remove...

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Thom Yorke: Radiohead Will Carry On

16th July 2013

Thom Yorke says Radiohead have no plans to call it a day.The rocker - who's currently making waves with his new band Atoms for Peace - admitted while the group as ''other s**t going on'',...

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A Week In Music, Manic Street Preachers Get Nostalgic, Dj Muggs Returns Solo And Thom Yorke Throws A Spotify Strop

By Holly Williams | 16th July 2013

A week in music videos... Manic Street Preachers teamed up with Richard Hawley for the nostalgic title track from their upcoming new album 'Rewind The Film'. It has that classic Preachers mix of anthemic melodies...

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Thom Yorke Pleads "Don't Make Us The Target" After Spotify Backlash

By Michael West | 16th July 2013

Thom Yorke appears to have responded to producer Stephen Street's criticism over his yanking of tracks from Spotify, claiming he gave away Radiohead's album In Rainbows as a "statement of trust."Earlier this week, Yorke and...

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Daniel Craig Interviews Thom Yorke

16th July 2013

James Bond star Daniel Craig has turned journalist to interview Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke for a new magazine article.Craig, a self-confessed Radiohead fan, chatted to Yorke over the phone for America's Interview magazine and he...

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Thom Yorke Pulls Music From Spotify

16th July 2013

Thom Yorke has removed his music from Spotify.The Radiohead front man has blasted the music streaming service in a Twitter rant and has now declared that he'll be pulling down all of his solo albums...

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Hold Up, Is Thom Yorke Right To Be So High And Mighty?

By Jack de Aguilar | 15th July 2013

Thom Yorke’s statement will have hit Spotify’s PR team like a knife to the chest. The well-respected musician pulled his music off the streaming service, condemning its practice, specifically the payment to artists, which Yorke...

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