Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood Updates Twitter Bio After Fox News Calls Radiohead 'Whiny'

Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead
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Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead perform on the Coachella Stage during day 1 of the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival (Weekend 1) at the Empire Polo Club on April 14, 2017 in Indio, Calif.

Radiohead has been nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the first time and while discussing the potential 2018 class of new Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees earlier this week, Fox News correspondent Kat Timpf sounded off on why Radiohead is not worthy. 

"Seeing as it's about fame and not talent, I think that Radiohead is definitely going to get in and should get in," Timpf said on the Greg Gutfeld Show. "I don't even like them, but the kind of guys that I like have to be three things: strange, malnourished and sad -- and those guys always like Radiohead so I've been having to pretend to like Radiohead for years to get these men, even though the music is just elaborate moaning and whining over ringtone sounds."

Radiohead has not acknowledged the comments via statement or anything formal of the sort, but lead guitarist Jonny Greenwood updated his Twitter bio to read: "my life in the gush of boasts..........'strange, malnourished and sad' (fox news - *spits three times*)."

Timpf has, predictably, received backlash on social media from Radiohead fans for what she calls a "joke" she made.

The full list of 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees can be found here


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