Jonny Greenwood posted another edition of what seems like an almost regular edition of Radiohead’s Office Chart, but this time ‘Computer says no’
Tried to do a Spotify arab collection…..but no Laila Mourad, or Um Khalthum, or much Abdel Halim Hefez on spotify yet……so it’s bolstered with some random classical stuff – but then, it’s all orchestras sitting down, right?
Talking of which – found out this week about the old Baghdad music school for blind children – hence the shaded musicians in arab orchestras, the prevalence of which I could never understand. I (offensively?) assumed it was just 60′s iraqi hipsters being 60′s iraqi hipsters…though they were that too, of course….
Radiohead news on this day..
- 20 Years Ago Today: Radiohead release Pablo Honey – 2013
- Atoms For Peace announce first live shows – 2013
- The King Of Limbs gets remixed, mashed-up with Jay-Z, and covered. Already. – 2011
- Stanley Donwood discusses the artwork for The King Of Limbs – 2011
- Radiohead to play Golden Gate Park Festival? – 2008
- global warming is an anti capitalist conspiracy? – 2007
- Arpeggi… yes Colin? – 2006
- Phantom Planet’s ‘Paranoid Android’ released – 2005
- Stephen Fry praises Thom Yorke – 2004
- Radiohead in ‘New Statesman’ article – 2004