Thom Yorke

Thom Yorke Compares YouTube and Google to Nazis

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In a recent interview with Italian newspaper La Repubblica, Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke did not mince words when he accused YouTube and its parent company Google of “seizing control” of art, comparing their tactics to Nazi Germany’s infamous art theft during World War II.
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Staff Picks: ‘The Sellout,’ Thom Yorke’s “Villain” and Donald Trump’s ‘Hotline Bling’ Cover

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Need a great book to read, album to listen to, or TV show to get hooked on? The Flavorwire team is here to help: in this weekly feature, our editorial staffers recommend the cultural object or experience they’ve enjoyed most in the past seven days. Click through for our picks, and tell us what you’ve been loving in the comments.
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Thom Yorke Is Composing the Music for the Clive Owen-Starring Broadway Production of ‘Old Times’

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Harold Pinter’s Old Times, which is being revived on Broadway this Fall, is known for its ambiguity and possible life/death liminality. The vague and ghostly (both literally and atmospherically) work sees a married couple in their farmhouse visited by the wife’s friend and former roommate from 20 years earlier, and after she tells the story of a random, incessantly sobbing man in their old room, the venom and possible violence underlying their “friendship” starts to show itself.
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It’s Time to Parse ‘Wet Hot American Summer’: Links You Need to See

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For some, it’s Summer. For many, it’s wet. For others, it’s hot. For 318 million, it’s Amer— yeah, you get it. And for those who binged their weekend away with the Netflix prequel series (very nearly spelled out above) and, after a full First Day of Camp, are desperately sad that there isn’t a second day to consume, there are at least plenty of related articles to ensure continued immersion.
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