Video: Radiohead’s Thom Yorke Talks Influences, Covers Neil Young

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Thom Yorke (Photo by Jim Dyson/Getty Images)

[photogallerylink id=56062 align=left] [lastfm]Radiohead[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm]Thom Yorke[/lastfm] told BBC that he has always been infatuated with the music of [lastfm]Neil Young[/lastfm] and has even been told some of his music sounds like the legendary singer songwriter.

Radiohead has been covering Neil Young songs for quite some time including performing Young’s After the Gold Rush at the 2002 Bridge School Benefit on the piano that Young originally recorded the song on. 

Below are various videos of Thom Yorke and Radiohead performing different Neil Young songs throughout the years.  With Yorke’s high-register vocals you’ll find that he does justice to the legends tunes.

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One Comment

  1. Tessa G says:

    Oh hell yeah! How awesome is that? One magnificent artist covering another. Glad all of these great covers are in one spot now.

    It’s great to see who is inspired by who in the music industry; some of them can be such a shock. Thanks for putting this together! Hope you’re enjoying their new album!

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