1. Either Radiohead or Anna Wintour's Album Is Being Mixed: Check Nigel Godrich's Photo

    May 13, 2015 12:57 PM EDT Hmm, which could it be? Six months after Jonny Greenwood reported Radiohead was "fumbling" around with new music, it appears Radiohead has entered a more advanced stage in its ninth studio album. Yesterday (May 12), the band's longtime producer Nigel Godrich tweeted a photo of…

  2. The Good and the Bad of Spotify Founder Daniel Ek's Streaming Defense

    November 11, 2014 8:13 PM EST Spotify CEO Daniel Ek doesn't walk away from a challenge. After Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich blasted his company's business model , Ek responded with comments on Twitter. Now, after Taylor Swift drew huge attention by pulling her catalog from Spotify, Ek posted an 1,800-word…

  3. How Thom Yorke Kept His New Album a Surprise

    October 05, 2014 11:02 PM EDT Thom Yorke jolted fans Sept. 26 with a new album. Even more startling, however, was how the Radiohead frontman chose to release Tomorrow's Modern Boxes : via peer-to-peer file-sharing service BitTorrent. Once the preferred vessel of Internet pirates, BitTorrent -- actually a privately…

  4. Five Questions with BitTorrent's Chief Content Guy About Thom Yorke's Surprise Record

    September 26, 2014 1:41 PM EDT About two hours ago at the time of this writing, BitTorrent and Thom Yorke foisted a surprise upon us in the form of a new solo record,  Tomorrow's Modern Boxes (which has been downloaded 34,800 times in that period), from the ever-shimmying (in our minds, at least) musician. The…

  5. Thom Yorke Announces New Album via BitTorrent Bundle

    September 26, 2014 11:54 AM EDT BitTorrent has announced its biggest coup yet in its continuing quest to promote its Bundle product (and distance itself from associations with piracy): a partnership with Thom Yorke behind his new solo record, Tomorrow's Modern Boxes . The release is the first paid record release via…

  6. Radiohead Updates PolyFauna App With New Music and Trippy Visual Landscapes

    September 01, 2014 3:05 PM EDT The update includes new atmospheric music and trippy visual landscapes. Radiohead fans have to wait a little while longer for a new studio album, but in the meantime the band has updated its PolyFauna app with new atmospheric music and visual landscapes. Radiohead Unveils PolyFauna…

  7. Thom Yorke's Atoms For Peace Sets Album Release: Report

    November 05, 2012 10:25 AM EST Atoms For Peace, the side project of Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke, has reportedly set a release date for its debut full-length. According to Radiohead At Ease (via Pitchfork ), the band's first album will be titled "Amok" and be released on Jan. 28, 2013, through XL Recordings…

  8. Radiohead's Thom Yorke Hints at Jack White Collaboration

    June 09, 2012 4:25 AM EDT Near the end of Radiohead 's triumphant headlining set at the 2012 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, frontman Thom Yorke gave a special shout-out to Jack White , and hinted at an upcoming collaboration between the two alt-rock veterans. "This song is for Jack White," Yorke…

  9. Radiohead Announces 'Live From the Basement' DVD

    November 10, 2011 9:34 PM EST Radiohead 's "From the Basement" performance will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray, the band announced in an email to fans on Thursday. The performance, for producer and frequent collaborator Nigel Godrich's studio session series, finds the UK act playing the entirety of its…

  10. Billboard Bits: 'Idol' Creator Sues Fox, Paul McCartney 9/11 Doc To Air on Showtime

    July 20, 2011 6:30 PM EDT Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. 'American Idol' Creator Sues Fox TV's most-watched show exploded into litigation today, as "American Idol" creator Simon Fuller sued Fox claiming he should be paid a rich fee for the…

  11. Radiohead Debuts New Track 'Staircase': Watch

    June 21, 2011 11:45 AM EDT Rumors surrounding a second installation of Radiohead's latest, "The King of Limbs," may have swirled shortly after the album's Feb. 2011 release , but fans aren't getting quite that much. A new track, titled "Staircase," has debuted on Radiohead's Dead…

  12. It's On at Comic Con: 'Scott Pilgrim vs. the World'

    July 28, 2010 4:33 PM EDT In Wednesday's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, we continue our coverage of pop culture mega-gathering Comic Con. Today we catch up with the cast and crew of romantic-comedy-action-sci-fi-videogame-musical "Scott Pilgrim vs. the World," which revolves…

  13. Thom Yorke Names New Band Atoms For Peace, Announces Tour

    February 25, 2010 1:01 PM EST R adiohead frontman Thom Yorke announced today (Feb. 25) that his side project, now officially named Atoms for Peace, will play an eight-date U.S. tour leading up to its performance at the Coachella Music & Arts Festival. The band's trek will kick off at New York's Roseland…

  14. Radiohead Performs Classics, 'Lotus Flower' At Haiti Benefit Concert

    January 25, 2010 12:14 PM EST R adiohead played a Haiti benefit concert at Los Angeles' Music Box on Sunday night (Jan. 24), and while the band performed favorites like "Fake Plastic Trees," "Karma Police" and "Bodysnatchers" ( ateaseweb.com has the full setlist), frontman Thom Yorke…

  15. Radiohead's Thom Yorke Enlists Flea, Godrich For Solo Live Gigs

    September 29, 2009 8:16 AM EDT As first reported on Billboard.com in September , Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has formed a solo band featuring Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, his longtime production collaborators Nigel Godrich and Joey Waronker and multi-instrumentalist Mauro Refosco and plans to play two live shows…

  16. Charlotte Gainsbourg, Beck Team Up For 'IRM'

    September 08, 2009 11:15 AM EDT French singer and actress Charlotte Gainsbourg has collaborated with singer/songwriter Beck for her third album, "IRM," which is due in January 2010. "IRM" began as a straight-ahead production job for Beck, but eventually took on all other aspects of the recording,…

  17. Radiohead's Thom Yorke Announces New Solo Single

    September 03, 2009 12:38 PM EDT Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke confirmed the details of his forthcoming single release today with a posting on the band's website. Two songs - "FeelingPulledApartbyHorses" and "Hollow Earth" -- will be released on Sept. 21 as a limited-edition 12" vinyl single,…

  18. Howling Bells Signs To Nettwerk, Tours With Coldplay

    April 30, 2009 12:02 PM EDT Australian rock quartet Howling Bells has signed to Nettwerk Music Group, and the band is set to release its sophomore album and North American debut, "Radio Wars," on July 28th in the U.S. and Canada. The album's first single, "Cities Burning Down," will be out June…

  19. Lil Wayne, Coldplay Lead Grammy Nominee Field

    December 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Already on track to have the best-selling album of 2008, rapper Lil Wayne leads the nominations for the 51st Annual Grammy Awards with eight, including album of the year and best rap album for "Tha Carter III," best rap song for "Lollipop" and best rap/sung collaboration…

  20. Beck's 'Modern' Age

    July 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Because his records so rarely sound like anyone's but his own, it's easy to forget how much Beck thrives on collaborating with name-brand producers like Nigel Godrich and the Dust Brothers. Because his records so rarely sound like anyone's but his own, it's easy to forget…

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