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AUDIO: Radiohead (1993)

Ira Robbins, Rock's Backpages Audio, 12 May 1993

Thom Yorke and Colin Greenwood talk about how the band started; the Oxford music scene; the naming of Pablo Honey; stardom and ambition; the group's image; playing live vs. recording; the meaning of their 'Pop is Dead' single; 'Creep' and lyrical scrutiny; how to describe the band... and Thom's "loud but inaudible" guitar.

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