Turkish police fired tear gas, water cannon and rubber bullets late Saturday to disperse hundreds of people protesting after Islamists attacked Radiohead fans for attending an album launch during Ramadan.
British rock group Radiohead on Saturday condemned "violent intolerance" after Islamists brutally attacked customers at an Istanbul record store attending an album release party, angered that the event coincided with Ramadan.
Radiohead fans were whipped into a frenzy this week with front man Thom Yorke hinting at new material. While news of a new Radiohead album has yet to surface, Yorke will be releasing a new album in an unusual way.
Along with cool beats and lush sounds, Canadian scratch DJ Kid Koala will be bringing something new to his Luminato Festival performances this coming weekend, incorporating scent into the live music experience.
A stage at Toronto's Downsview Park has collapsed, killing one and seriously injuring another. It was being set up for the big Radiohead concert later tonight, and the venue spokesperson announced the show is cancelled in light of the tragedy.
Harry Patch, the last surviving soldier, or "Tommy" from World War One, died on July 25 at 111. He was honoured this week by British band Radiohead in a song available for download on their website for £1. Proceeds will go to the Royal British Legion.
The band Radiohead recently released a new album online, and took the unusual approach of telling fans they could pay as much or as little as they wanted. comScore reported not many people paid for the album, but Radiohead says that's not the case.
A recent poll shows that fans paid an average of $8 for the new Radiohead album "In Rainbows" meaning that Thom and the boys may have cleared over $8 Million in the first week of the album's digital release.