High and Dry

A friend of mine has been recommending Radiohead’s The Bends album to me for years and I finally got it for Christmas. It’s a great collection, beginning to end, but High and Dry stood out for me immediately, both musically and lyrically. I know that feeling. I used to think of myself as a trainwreckContinue reading “High and Dry”

Karma Police

I always thought Karma Police was a great name for a song and Radiohead live up to the name with their tune. There are three sections to the song, each made up of straightforward yet interesting chord progressions. The lyrics are funny, biting, challenging and fluid, like the music they accompany. The song was originallyContinue reading “Karma Police”