1. Radiohead on 'Saturday Night Live': Dancing Thom & 2 Drummers

    September 25, 2011 10:55 AM EDT With a shimmying Thom Yorke at the helm and an extra drummer thrown in for good measure, Radiohead performed during the season 37 premiere of "Saturday Night Live" this weekend. Opening with "Lotus Flower" off this year's "The King of Limbs," the now-sextet…

  2. Billboard Bits: 'Punk'd' Returns With Bieber Pranking Swift, Beach Boys 'Smile' Gets Release Date

    August 30, 2011 6:00 PM EDT Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. 'Punk'd' Returns With Justin Bieber Pranking Taylor Swift MTV's revamped and reincarnated prank show "Punk'd" is back, and instead of Ashton Kutcher, each episode will feature a…

  3. Conan O'Brien & Edward Sharpe Cover Radiohead's 'Creep': Watch

    August 10, 2011 6:04 PM EDT Radiohead seems to hold a special spot in Conan O'Brien's heart: Not only did O'Brien perform "Creep" during a stop on his "Legally Prohibited from Being Funny on Television Tour" last year, but UK's biggest rock band was the first-ever musical guest on…

  4. Radiohead to Play Surprise Glastonbury Set Tonight

    June 24, 2011 11:24 AM EDT For the second year in a row, England's biggest band (arguably) -- Radiohead -- will make a surprise performance at Glastonbury Festival. Radiohead's rep has confirmed to NME that the band is indeeed tonight's secret act, taking the Park Stage at 8 p.m. BST. Radiohead Debuts…

  5. Watch: Weezer Covers Radiohead's 'Paranoid Android'

    May 31, 2011 12:59 PM EDT They've performed Radiohead classics like "Creep" live from time to time, but the boys of Weezer have taken their fandom one step further with a new in-studio cover of "Paranoid Android." Watch below. The "OK Computer" track takes on a new meaning when…

  6. Radiohead Releases Newspaper; Listen To 'King of Limbs' Here

    March 28, 2011 11:25 AM EDT R adiohead mysteriously described eighth album "The King of Limbs" as the world's first "newspaper album" before its digital release last month, and fans have finally been given that cryptic newspaper today (Mar. 28). The alt-rock kings have published "The…

  7. Billboard Bits: Thom Yorke Pairs With MF Doom, Bob Geldof Rails Against 'Glee'

    March 17, 2011 7:19 PM EDT Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Thom Yorke 'Probably' Making An Album With Rapper MF Doom Radiohead's Thom Yorke , fresh off his band's new "The King of Limbs" release, may have another project in the works -- this…

  8. Billboard Bits: Miley Cyrus Lashes Out at Paparazzi, Strokes Frontman Dissatisfied with New Album

    March 10, 2011 7:31 PM EST Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Miley Cyrus Lets Loose on Paparazzi Miley Cyrus and mother Tish were spotted at California Chicken Cafe in West Hollywood Wednesday (Mar. 10), with the paparazzi in close pursuit. While leaving, one of the…

  9. Radiohead's Thom Yorke Boogies to Beyonce's 'Single Ladies'

    February 19, 2011 8:42 PM EST R adiohead frontman Thom Yorke cuts the finest of rugs in the band's video for its new song, "Lotus Flower" -- but as any YouTube connoisseur will tell you, a person's dance moves can never be fully appreciated until they're set to Beyoncé's "Single Ladies.…

  10. Radiohead Releases 'King of Limbs' Album One Day Early

    February 18, 2011 9:26 AM EST Radiohead's new album "The King of Limbs" was released digitally Friday morning (Feb. 18) on the band's website, one day ahead of schedule. The band had previously announced on Monday that the album would be available Saturday. "The Kings of Limbs" is available…

  11. Jay-Z Says Oprah, Belafonte Are Inspirations During 'Decoded' Reading

    November 16, 2010 10:25 AM EST Jay-Z held a book reading/signing at the New York Public Library last night (Nov. 15), moderated by Dr. Cornel West and the Director of the "Live" program at the NYPL, Paul Holdengraber. Dubbed "Jay-Z In Conversation With Dr. Cornel West and Paul Holdengraber," the…

  12. Billboard Bits: 'Glee' Takes On R.E.M., Nicki Minaj Offers Support to Gay Fans

    October 01, 2010 7:10 PM EDT Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. 'Glee' To Take On R.E.M. Next Week A week after taking on the songs of Britney Spears, "Glee" will feature a performance of R.E.M. 's 1991 hit "Losing My Religion" on the episode…

  13. 'Social Network' Trailer Lands Record Deal for Scala & Kolacny Brothers

    October 01, 2010 12:15 PM EDT The two-minute trailer for David Fincher's "The Social Network" features shots of alcohol-filled college parties, scantily clad teenage girls and Justin Timberlake -- seemingly the perfect recipe for a light teen comedy. Yet as a cover of Radiohead 's "Creep"…

  14. Billboard Bits: Gwen Stefani Gets 'Waxed,' Bret Michaels to Have Heart Surgery

    September 23, 2010 6:07 PM EDT Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Gwen Stefani Wax Figure Unveiled No Doubt's Gwen Stefani unveiled a wax figure of herself yesterday (Sept. 22) at Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum in Las Vegas. The figure, which took six months to create,…

  15. Diplo Talks M.I.A.'s Ideal Sound, 'Lazers Never Die'

    July 19, 2010 11:45 AM EDT To say Diplo is a busy man is quite an understatement. When he's not recording as Major Lazer with producer Switch or producing acts like La Roux and ex-flame M.I.A ., the Philadelphia beatmaker (born Thomas Wesley Pentz) is running his own label (Mad Decent) and working on a documentary…

  16. Flying Lotus Ready To Go Sky High With Thom Yorke

    April 27, 2010 12:21 PM EDT Before the critical success of sophomore album "Los Angeles," Flying Lotus was an underground artist crafting off-kilter electronica in his basement. Now the 26-year-old experimental producer is "creating universes" on a space-themed follow-up and enjoying the life of a…

  17. Coachella Festival Sets Attendance Record

    April 21, 2010 2:07 PM EDT With an aggregate attendance of 225,000 over April 16-18, Coachella enjoyed a record attendance year at the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio, Calif. The festival is produced by Goldenvoice, a division of AEG Live. Among the acts that performed were Jay-Z , Muse , Them Crooked Vultures , Gorillaz …

  18. Coachella, John Lennon's Acid, Jack Johnson

    April 19, 2010 6:17 PM EDT In today's edition of the Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com , Coachella gets positive reviews, John Lennon 's LSD is found buried in the garden and Jack Johnson kicks off his Kokua Festival this Friday (April 23). People are talking about the Coachella Music and…

  19. Thom Yorke, Pavement, Gorillaz Cap Coachella 2010

    April 19, 2010 9:06 AM EDT The 2010 Coachella Music and Arts festival came to a close Sunday night (April 18) with strong sets by its mainstagers Gorillaz , Thom Yorke and Pavement , and surprises by more than a few artists on the field. Coachella Photo Gallery | Coachella Main Page While the name of Thom Yorke's…

  20. Muse, Devo, MGMT Make Coachella A Saturday Mashup

    April 18, 2010 11:05 AM EDT From the bombastic artrock of U.K.'s Muse to the arena-sized dance music of Dutch DJ Tiesto , the 2010 Coachella Music and Art Festival's second day was a world party on a massive scale. As midnight on Saturday (April 17) approached, the visionary 80s new wave band Devo competed…

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