Thom Yorke forms a band with Flea…-WTF?!

I’ve recently seen some pictures of a Mr. Thom Yorke of Radiohead strutting about Los Angeles, CA. He recently did a and has been seen out and about in the city of angels. But now we’ve discovered why he’s spending a lot of time on the left coast. It will blow your mind.

has reported that Thom has formed a band with longtime RH producer Nigel Godrich, Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, drummer Joey Waronker and percussionist Maron Refosco. Thom wrote about this over at Radiohead’s :

in the past couple of weeks i’ve been getting a band together for fun to play the eraser stuff live and the new songs etc.. to see if it could work!
here’s a photo.. its me, joey waronker, mauro refosco, flea and nigel godrich.

at the beginning of october the 4th and 5th we are going to do a couple of shows at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles.
we don’t really have a name and the set will not be very long cuz ..well …we haven’t got that much material yet!
but come and check it out if you are in the area. we’ve also got locals Lucky Dragons playing.
all the best

Damn you, California! Getting the awesomeness that is Thom Yorke and Flea on the same stage! Anyways if you Golden Staters want tickets to the Orpheum Theater shows then you can click show and show. The tix go on sale at 10am PST on September 29th which would be today so go buy some…and think of the RiO!B when you do.

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