Radiohead is a heavy scene. They’ve not just the weight of expectation, but also the weight of freedom, because if you’ve proven you can do anything you want, what are you going to do?
If you wanted hairpin changes of direction: this freewheels straight down the line.
This blog entry is intended to replace the previous two entries, that ‘new’ Radiohead video, reviewed in full AND a 10-point survival guide for music critics in web 2.0. This is the final edit, where I strip away most of the unnecessary verbiage. I’ve left the other two up online: not least because of the dozens of […]
You are a critic. Not a fan. Not a blogger. Not a hack. A critic.
It’s rock music as midlife crisis: premature and unwanted.