A stunning portrait of one of my favorite artists Thom Yorke by Steve Keros.
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Radiohead is causing quite the commotion. As if releasing the new song “Harry Patch” or stating they may never release another LP wasn’t enough to keep kids up at night, another new song has now been leaked from an unknown source tentatively titled “These Are My Twisted Words”. Two or three guitars play dissonant half step patterns and arpeggiated chords of every color to create a sprawling polyrhythmic progression which sustains for nearly three minutes without vocals. You can’t fully appreciate the subtle details of this introduction without a good and focused ear as it’s easy to slip passively into their reverberated world of echo, delay, and washed out synth. Something tells me, though, that the song may have been prematurely leaked as it ends abruptly without much thought (unless, of couse, that was the thought). Even so, “Twisted Words” is worth a listen as is “Harry Patch”. Enjoy.