Released May 21, 1997. OK Computer Tracklist. The result was 1997’s OK Computer, which was designed as a deliberate reaction against the grunge movement of the 1990s. Then new-ish engineer and future Radiohead mainstay Nigel Godrich told Rolling Stone of the recording sessions: They were the band of my dreams. There were no constraints.
Radiohead’s ‘OK Computer’ Reissue Shows The Album That Almost Was. About OK Computer .
OK Computer OKNOTOK is a reissue of the 1997 album OK Computer by the English alternative rock band Radiohead. It was released in June 2017, the album's 20th anniversary, following the acquisition of Radiohead's back catalogue by XL Recordings from EMI in 2016. The album is remastered and includes B-sides released on OK Computer singles, plus three previously unreleased songs: "I Promise", "Man of War", and "Lift".
By: Radiohead (1997, Electronic). In Rainbows Disk 2 by Radiohead. The King Of Limbs by Radiohead. The Bends by Radiohead. Happiness by Radiohead. Hail To The Thief by Radiohead. Amnesiac by Radiohead. Airbag, How Am I Driving? by Radiohead. View all albums . OK Computer. By: Radiohead (1997, Electronic).
OK Computer, however, is a suite of music that redefined the band's sound, a trick they would repeat 3 years later, and works as both a brilliant album, but also as a truly remarkable set of individual songs. The songs: 1. Airbag. This is one of the heavier songs on here musically, with the track being heavily based over Phil Selway's cut up drum loops, displaying some of Radiohead's trip-hop influences, as also evident on Climbing Up The Walls. Although many Radiohead fans pick this as a highlight of the album, I've never understood why, as I think it's one of the weakest songs on here. The vocals are some of the least understandable on the album, although they are far darker, with lines such as "Don't talk sentimental, it always ends up drivel" coming over the top of another more cheerful musical backing.
OK Computer is the third album by the English rock band Radiohead, released in 1997. It reached on the UK Albums Chart and marked Radiohead's highest entry into the American market at the time, where it debuted at OK Computer expanded the band's worldwide popularity, becoming the last Radiohead album to have a delayed release outside of the United Kingdom. As of 2007, it has been certified triple platinum in the UK and double platinum in the US. OK Computer included the singles "Paranoid Android", "Karma Police" and "No Surprises".
OK Computer, though, is a complicated and difficult record: an album about the way machines dehumanize people that's almost entirely un-electronic; an album by a British "new wave of new wave" band that rejects speed and hooks in favor of languorous texture and morose details; a sad and humanist record whose central moment is Thom Yorke crooning "We hope that you. choke. Radiohead's third album got compared to Pink Floyd a lot when it came out, and its slow drama and conceptual sweep certainly put it in that category. OK Computer, though, is a complicated and difficult record: an album about the way machines dehumanize people that's almost entirely un-electronic; an album by a British "new wave of new wave" band that rejects speed and hooks in favor of languorous texture and morose details; a sad and humanist record whose central moment is Thom Yorke crooning "We hope that you.
|A3||Subterranean Homesick Alien||4:27|
|A4||Exit Music (For A Film)||4:24|
|B3||Climbing Up The Walls||4:45|
NotesIn America, Capitol Records sent 1,000 cassette players to prominent members of the press and music industry, each with a copy of the album permanently glued inside. The sticker on the Walkman said Radiohead OK Computer with the July 1, 1997 US release date.
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