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Yorke Honours War Veteran

RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE was so overwhelmed after hearing a World War I veteran speaking about his time on the frontline, he penned a song for him.Yorke heard Harry Patch, the last survivor from the...

Thom Yorke's Solo Show

Thom Yorke is to play a solo set at Latitude Festival.The Radiohead frontman will take to the Obelisk Arena stage at 12pm on Sunday July 19 to open proceedings on the final day if the...

Jay-z Is Sinatra

Jay-Z is like Frank Sinatra, says Kanye West.The 'Love Lockdown' star insists many of today's pop stars are "the champions" and show similar characteristic to classic musical icons such as Jimi Hendrix, Michael Jackson and...

Yorke Urges Fans To Back Environment Bill

RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE is urging his fans in the U.S. to swing their support behind President BARACK OBAMA's plans to make America a more environmentally-friendly nation. Yorke is a well-known campaigner for green issues, with...

Pj Harvey Reveals Collaboration Inspiration

PJ HARVEY'S collaboration with JOHN PARISH happened after she stumbled across an old cassette tape of their previous attempt to work together, the singer has revealed.In an interview with NME Radio, the MAN SIZE star...

By on 14 May 2009

Yorke Hits Back At Cyrus Over Her Plans To 'Ruin' Radiohead

RADIOHEAD star THOM YORKE has continued music's oddest feud with MILEY CYRUS after blasting her for threatening to "ruin" his band. Cyrus revealed she had made it her mission to "ruin" Radiohead after frontman Yorke snubbed...

Cyrus Upset With Radiohead Snub

MILEY CYRUS has made it her mission to "ruin" RADIOHEAD after frontman THOM YORKE snubbed the teen sensation at the Grammy Awards. The Hannah Montana star requested a meeting with her favourite band when she discovered...

Goldie Lookin' Chain Confirm 2009 UK Tour Dates

Welsh rap collective Goldie Lookin' Chain have revealed the details of their 2009 UK tour.The Guns Don't Kill People, Rappers Do stars will take to the stage at 23 venues across the UK, with the...

By on 11 December 2008

Goldie Lookin' Chain Announce Free January Show

Welsh rap crew Goldie Lookin' Chain have announced they are to play a free headline show in London in the new year.The Guns Don't Kill People, Rappers Do stars will take to the stage at...

By on 04 December 2008

Yorke Celebrates Obama Win With Giveaway

RADIOHEAD rocker THOM YORKE is celebrating BARACK OBAMA's triumph in the U.S. presidential election on Tuesday (04Nov08) by giving fans a free copy of one of his songs. Radiohead made headlines in 2007 after releasing...

White To Record With Yorke

JACK WHITE will hit the studio with RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE as soon as he is fully recovered from his neck injury. The White Stripes singer is suffering from a slipped disc and has been...

Yorke Is An Idiot, Says Keating

BOYZONE frontman Ronan Keating has revealed he is not keen on RADIOHEAD singer Thom Yorke, after the pair met in Ireland.Perhaps anticipating a meeting of great musical minds, Keating approached Yorke in a hotel, only...

By on 29 September 2008

Yorke Blames Lack Of Looks For Limited Fame

RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE cites the band's looks as the reason they are not more famous. The British rocker, who is better known for his musical talents than his pop star attractiveness, spoke out at...

Gavin And Stacey Team Named In Media Power List

James Corden and Ruth Jones, the writers and stars of Gavin and Stacey, have been named in a list of the most powerful movers and shakers in the British media.The award-winning pair finished 25th in...

By on 14 July 2008

Radiohead Make Video Without Cameras

In typically contrary fashion, RADIOHEAD have made a video that did no necessitate the use of cameras.After recently taking the controversial step of allowing fans to download their latest album for free, the band have...

By on 14 July 2008

Yorke Urges Prince To Release Creep Video Footage

Rocker THOM YORKE has reportedly called on PRINCE to allow video footage of his Coachella Festival performance to be made available online - because the RADIOHEAD frontman wants to see the pop superstar's rendition of...

Razorlight Frontman Named For Climate Change Gig

Razorlight frontman Johnny Borrell is to play an exclusive concert as part of a campaign to change proposed climate change laws.The Big Ask, a climate change campaign organised by Friends of the Earth, has played...

By on 20 May 2008

Radiohead Criticise Their Greatest Hits Album

RADIOHEAD have criticised their record company's decision to release a greatest hits compilation of their work, saying that they do not have any hits.Speaking about the impending EMI release in Word magazine, frontman THOM YORKE...

By on 09 May 2008

Radiohead Use Video To Promote Good Cause

RADIOHEAD are using their latest music video to draw attention to the problem of human trafficking.The accompanying video for the single ALL I NEED has been produced in association with MTV EXIT (End Exploitation and...

By on 30 April 2008

Thom Yorke: In Rainbows Free Download Was A 'One-off'

Offering their latest album In Rainbow as a free download was a "one-off", according to Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke.The Oxford quintet were held to have revolutionised the music industry with the online release of their...

By on 30 April 2008

Radiohead Plan 'Green' Performance On Us Talk Show

RADIOHEAD are planning to play an eco-friendly gig as part of NBC's Green Week.The British band's 'green' performance will take place on US talk show Late Night with Conan O'Brien on Wednesday evening, NME magazine...

By on 22 April 2008

Green Yorke Turns Guest-editor For British Newspaper

RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE guest-edited a British newspaper's magazine on Sunday (23Mar08) to promote climate change awareness. The Paranoid Android singer took charge of The Observer Magazine and personally contributed a number of pieces, including...

Thom Yorke Denies Calling Glastonbury 'Not Green Enough'

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has denied reports that the band pulled out of this year's Glastonbury on the grounds of environmental concerns.A report in the Sun newspaper claimed Yorke had ruled out a Glastonbury appearance...

By on 14 March 2008

Thom Yorke Denies Saying Glastonbury Is 'Not Green Enough'

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has denied reports that the band pulled out of this year's Glastonbury on the grounds of environmental concerns.A report in the Sun newspaper claimed Yorke had ruled out a Glastonbury appearance...

By on 14 March 2008

Yorke Slams Newspaper For 'Misquoted' Glastonbury Comments

LATEST: RADIOHEAD star THOM YORKE has blasted a British tabloid for claiming his band has ruled out performing at the U.K.'s Glastonbury Festival due to environmental issues, insisting the report is "bollocks". The green rocker...

Yorke: 'In Rainbows Tortured My Partner'

RADIOHEAD's latest album IN RAINBOWS risked ending frontman THOM YORKE's relationship. The singer admits he becomes an awkward character when he works on new music - so much so his partner Rachel Owen hasn't been...

Glastonbury 'Not Green Enough' For Radiohead's Thom Yorke

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has ruled his band out of this year's Glastonbury festival because of concerns over the event's carbon footprint. Yorke, who fronts Friends of the Earth's Big Ask climate change campaign, said...

By on 28 February 2008

Radiohead's Thom Yorke Backs Climate Change Initiative

Thom Yorke has lent his support to a European plan to reduce emissions responsible for climate change.The Radiohead frontman is part of the Big Ask Europe campaign, which aims to encourage the governments of 17...

By on 27 February 2008

Yorke Supports Big Ask Climate Campaign

RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE has signed up to battle climate change - by lobbying European governments to reduce their country's harmful emissions. The singer is supporting organisation The Big Ask, which aims to ask 17...

Black Snubbed By Yorke

Actor JACK BLACK regrets meeting his musical hero, RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE, because the singer couldn't have been less impressive. The Shallow Hal star hailed Yorke a musical God but was left feeling deflated when...

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