Radiohead’s Thom Yorke reveals ‘election day’ playlist

Plus the singer also lays into BP over the US oil spill

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Radiohead‘s Thom Yorke has published a special “election day” playlist featuring the likes of PJ Harvey and Mazzy Star.

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Number One in Yorke‘s list was Fun Boy Three‘s ‘The Lunatics (Have Taken Over The Asylum)’.


Thom Yorke‘s “election day” playlist is:

1. Fun Boy Three – ‘The Lunatics (Have Taken Over The Asylum)’

2. Massive Attack – ‘Splitting The Atom’


3. Matmos – ‘Les Folies Françaises’

4. Lady Chan – ‘Sticky Situation’ (Toddla T & Seiji Mix)

5. Black Lips – ‘Veni Vidi Vici’ (Diplo Remix)

6. Münchner Philharmoniker & Sergiu Celibidache – ‘Mass In B Minor BWV 232, Credo: Chorus: Et Incarnatus Est Bach Mass In B Minor’

7. Mazzy Star – ‘Into Dust’

8. PJ Harvey – ‘My Beautiful Leah’

9. AFX – ‘Analogue Talk (Claknib)’

10. AFX – ‘Backdoor. ‘Spyboter.A’

Meanwhile, Yorke also used Radiohead‘s blog to wade into the US oil slick disaster, attacking BP for their role in the devastating spillage.

“Shouldn’t BP be held criminally responsible for the oil slick?” he said. “Shouldn’t the heads of BP be held to account? This is not just a accident. This is a terrible crime.”

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