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    Default Islamists attack Radiohead listening party in Turkey

    VARIETY: "The men reportedly stormed the record store, Velvet Indieground, in Istanbul, Turkey, and used pipes to violently beat fans running away from the venue for drinking alcohol during the holy month of Ramadan."

    http://variety.com/2016/music/news/r...ts-1201798367/


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    Quote Originally Posted by ArtyBoy View Post
    VARIETY: "The men reportedly stormed the record store, Velvet Indieground, in Istanbul, Turkey, and used pipes to violently beat fans running away from the venue for drinking alcohol during the holy month of Ramadan."

    http://variety.com/2016/music/news/r...ts-1201798367/

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    Bastards! Radiohead rules! Just listened to In Rainbows the other night.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ArtyBoy View Post
    VARIETY: "The men reportedly stormed the record store, Velvet Indieground, in Istanbul, Turkey, and used pipes to violently beat fans running away from the venue for drinking alcohol during the holy month of Ramadan."

    http://variety.com/2016/music/news/r...ts-1201798367/

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    Quote Originally Posted by PrideofPasadena View Post
    Bastards! Radiohead rules! Just listened to In Rainbows the other night.

    You'll never stop the Weird Fishes....

    Love that song, especially the second part.

    The guitar work is very tricky, almost proggy.

    Radiohead is one of those bands i can hear the brilliance in, but can
    also understand why some might not get it or like it.
    But i really like them, especially The Bends, Amnesiac & Kid A.
    "There There" From Hail to the thief, is just amazing, as well.

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    Reminds me of the Inquisition and Nazi Germany.
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    Quote Originally Posted by edwardv View Post
    Reminds me of the Inquisition and Nazi Germany.
    Great combo isn't it?
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    Quote Originally Posted by japeape View Post
    Love that song, especially the second part.

    The guitar work is very tricky, almost proggy.

    Radiohead is one of those bands i can hear the brilliance in, but can
    also understand why some might not get it or like it.
    But i really like them, especially The Bends, Amnesiac & Kid A.
    "There There" From Hail to the thief, is just amazing, as well.

    Such a great tune. The guitars create an almost hypnotic vibe. Yeah, Jonny and Ed are by no stretch guitar gods, but they come up with some very cool stuff. It's a more melodic approach these days, nothing like the catchy riffs of The Bends, but they really nail it.

    I agree. After the Bends record the straight forward rock approach was gone. They got to do the style they wanted to do all along. More proggy, electronic. I can see how people might not like it, too. But it does produce some gems once in awhile.

 

 

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