Steve Reich to perform Radiohead inspired piece
According to reports legendary minimalist composer Steve Reich will premiere a new piece next year at London's Southbank Centre, based on two Radiohead songs.
The new work, entitled Radiohead Rewrite, will be based on ‘Everything in its Right Place’, from Radiohead’s classic 2000 release, Kid A, as well as ‘Jigsaw Falling Into Place’ from In Rainbows.
The piece - which came about after Reich met the band at a music festival in Poland last year - will premier on March 5th 2013 and will be performed by 13 musicians from the London Sinfonietta.
Last week Radiohead announced that they would be releasing a free newspaper called 'The Universal Sigh' on March 28th, all around the world. Unfortunately a lot of people will miss out on having a physical copy due to having a job, or not being near a stockist. Fear not though as thanks to the wonderful people over at Rip It Up in New Zealand, we have a pdf file for you to look at (click here). Ok, so it might not be as good as having a copy in your hands, but it will do. ... (continued) [read more]