September 9th, 2005

the only earth?

Dept. of ill informed criticism

In this/last week's new yorker:
[coldplay] has become the biggest band of the new decade by slightly refining the mopey, abstract sounds of bands like Radiohead
Discuss. Extra points for (1) guessing the last Radiohead album heard by the (unsigned) author, (2) identifying the origin of this too-frequent comparison.