Radiohead news just in … a special re-release of OK Computer in its 20th anniversary year.
“I Promise”, “Lift” and “Man of War” have never previously been released. The rest of disc 2 are B-sides.
Release Date: 23 June 2017 (same day as their Glastonbury set)
I guess we’ll do something at the sim for this – although not on release day, because I’ll be at Glastonbury …
… hoping for an OK Computer-dominated set.
They played a legendary Glastonbury set in 1997 …
This video was played on the screens of the Pyramid stage at the opening of Glastonbury Festival this year.
It’s here on the BBC website. If it doesn’t work because of country restrictions, look out for it on YouTube – I’ll post the link when I find it. Play it loud.
This, from Pitchfork about last night’s Sigur Ros set. Just to reassure myself, mainly, that I didn’t imagine anything …
Sigur Ros headlined The John Peel Stage, where they entranced a swelling and hypnotised crowd with a visual and sonic display of utter magic. Opening with menacing and ghostly new track ‘Óveður’, Sigur Ros weave a gossamer web of sound over a live show that only enhances the entire world that they create with their delicate and spine-chilling sounds. Without a doubt, they remain one of the finest live acts on the planet, and truly in a class of their own.