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Title: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: WookieeWarrior10 on April 25, 2017, 07:11:07 PM
Apologies if this is a already a thread somewhere in the depths of the boards, but I couldn't find it with a search. Anyway, what are your top ten favorite Radiohead songs?

1. Idioteque
2. Airbag
3. The National Anthem
4. Pyramid Song
5. How to Disappear Completely
6. No Surprises
7. Decks Dark
8. Everything In It's Right Place
9. Fake Plastic Trees
10. Subterranean Homesick Alien
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: imaginary friend on April 26, 2017, 09:15:07 AM
1-9: any 9 off of The Bends
10. Exit Music
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: Johnny Feathers on April 26, 2017, 12:12:49 PM
Hm.  Off the top of my head:

1. There There
2. Idioteque
3. Everything In Its Right Place
4. Pyramid Song
5. How To Disappear Completely
6. Exit Music (For a Film)
7. Let Down
8. High and Dry
9. Bodysnatchers
10. Paranoid Android

This list feels incomplete--there are too many more to include.
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: Vox on April 26, 2017, 01:28:48 PM
I'll admit that I don't "put on" Radiohead songs very often anymore.  But 9-10 years ago, I went through a few years where that was just about all I listened to.   

Hard for me to listen to tolerate or stomach them lately, for some reason. 

Here's ten songs that I used to spin a lot, in no particular order (besides "Paranoid Android," which is one of my favorite songs by anyone of all time). 

Paranoid Android
Fake Plastic Trees
The Bends
Like Spinning Plates
2+2=5
Everything In Its Right Place
Pyramid Song
Creep
Idiotheque
Karma Police
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: kango on April 26, 2017, 02:40:11 PM
There There
Reckoner
Weid Fishes/Arpeggi
House Of Cards
Morning Mr Magpie
Ful Stop
Burn The Witch
Bones
Worrywort
Lotus Flower
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: WookieeWarrior10 on April 26, 2017, 03:49:47 PM
Surprised to see nobody list Creep so far...
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: imaginary friend on April 26, 2017, 04:38:46 PM
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Surprised to see nobody list Creep so far...

Vox did.
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: THRILLHO on April 26, 2017, 04:45:13 PM
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Surprised to see nobody list Creep so far...

Creep is the only reason i'd rate PH or KOL. I do enjoy Stop Whispering, You, Anyone Can Play Guitar.

ok off the top of my head in no order

No Surprises
There There
Paranoid Android
Black Star
Street Spirit
Karma Police
I Might Be Wrong
Idioteque
Everything In It's Right Place
Creep
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: DK46 on April 26, 2017, 07:10:33 PM
Big fan, so I'll do my best:

1. Airbag
2. Optimistic
3. Backdrifts
4. 2+2=5
5. No Surprises
6. You and Whose Army
7. Pearly
8. Jigsaw Falling Into Place
9. Lotus Flower
10. Daydreaming

It changes every so often, but a couple of those are still favorites and there's plenty more I could list.
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: THRILLHO on April 26, 2017, 07:16:35 PM
yea i dont have like a set in stone "best of such-and-such list". it changes alot. in fact i just looked through my itunes to see what i may have forgotten.
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: ozmodiar on April 26, 2017, 11:39:20 PM
Street Spirit
Paranoid Android
Subterranean Homesick Alien
Idioteque
Exit Music
Everything in Its Right Place
Like Spinning Plates
Lotus Flower
Let Down
Faust Arp
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: an tha on April 27, 2017, 01:31:08 AM
In no particular order...

Bloom
Reckoner
Pyramid Song
Knives Out
Videotape
Lucky
You and Whose Army
The Tourist
Give up the Ghost
Jigsaw Falling Into Place




Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: Johnny Feathers on April 27, 2017, 08:09:43 AM
I'm the only one who mentioned Let Down?

And yeah, I don't spin them very often these days--I thought A Moon Shaped Pool was brilliant, but also somber, and maybe a bit dark like a lot of their work.  But maybe that's helped their catalog not feel over-played, unlike others in my collection.
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: Spaderholic on April 27, 2017, 08:03:43 PM
For me it's just easier to say every song on The Bends! To me The Bends is a work of flawless perfection, a work of genius. It's one of my all-time fave albums. My fave Radiohead album by far. I like about a half of Pablo Honey, half of OK Computer, most of their 8-track My Iron Lung EP (especially Punchdrunk Lovesick Singalong) and then just about 2 or 3 songs from each of their further albums. Pyramid Song is great, 2 + 2 = 5, Everything In It's Right Place, There There and Lotus Flower, I like all those. I haven't liked much of their recent stuff. In the 90's/early 00's they were my favourite band. I went to see them live in 1995 and 1997. Amazing gigs especially the first one. (btw sorry, I can't make paragraphs with this old phone I'm using) :-)
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: Boom Cha! on April 28, 2017, 03:43:25 PM
Everything In Its Right Place
Nude
2 + 2 = 5
There There
The National Anthem
Paranoid Android
15 Step
House Of Cards
Airbag
Street Spirit
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: Discothèque Slug 82 on May 04, 2017, 01:03:54 PM
1-10: Kid A full album! That's the easy option for me as I love it in it's entirety and try not to listen to just individual tracks from it.

Trying harder though, these are my top ten from the whole back catalogue:

Fake Plastic Trees
Codex
Weird Fishes/Arpeggi
Morning Bell
Pyramid Song
Where I End And You Begin (The Sky Is Falling In)
How To Disappear Completely
(Nice Dream)
Lucky
Identikit


Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: tom_b1807 on May 08, 2017, 12:09:07 PM
1. The Bends
2. Paranoid Android
3. 15 Step
4. Just
5. My Iron Lung
6. Everything In Its Right Place
7. Street Spirit
8. Reckoner
9. Fake Plastic Trees
10. Weird Fishes / Arpeggii

Quite obvious what my favourite album of theirs is  8)
Title: Re: Your Top Ten Favorite Radiohead Songs
Post by: LovableLadFromLiverpool on May 08, 2017, 03:29:25 PM
In no particular order:
Where I End And You Begin
Idioteque
Scatterbrain
Airbag
Life In A Glasshouse
A Wolf At The Door
Paranoid Android
15 Step
2 + 2 = 5
Sail To The Moon