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Radiohead returns with new single ‘Burn The Witch’; band’s World Tour dates announced

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Radiohead (photo: michell zappa/Wikimedia Commons)

Radiohead has unveiled their new video for the song “Burn The Witch” on video sharing site YouTube on May 3 offering music fans the first tease for the band’s ninth studio album.

The video features a stop-motion “claymation” of the new music video, which has now over 1.15 million views as of Tuesday night just a few hours after it was posted.

Video courtesy: YouTube/Radiohead

Earlier in the week, Radiohead posted a brief video teaser of the “Burn The Witch” song in their website and social media channels.

The English rock band is composed of Thom Yorke (lead vocals, guitar, piano), Jonny Greenwood (lead guitar, keyboards), Colin Greenwood (bass), Ed O’Brien (guitar, backing vocals) and Philip Selway (drums, backing vocals) and broke into the music scene in 1992 with the hit single, “Creep” and one of the most popular alternative rock music acts in the past three decades.

According to the Consequence of Sound, Radiohead will kick off a world tour later in May, full schedule below:

Radiohead 2016 World Tour Schedule:
05/20 – Amsterdam, NL @ Heineken Music Hall
05/21 – Amsterdam, NL @ Heineken Music Hall
05/23 – Paris, FR @ Zenith
05/24 – Paris, FR @ Zenith
05/26 – London, UK @ Roundhouse
05/27 – London, UK @ Roundhouse
05/28 – London, UK @ Roundhouse
06/01 – Lyon, FR @ Nuits de Fourvière
06/03 – Barcelona, ES @ Primavera Sound
06/17 – Reyjavik, IC @ Secret Solstice
07/02 – St. Gallen, CH @ OpenAir St. Gallen
07/08 – Lisbon, PT @ NOS Alive Festival
07/26 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
07/27 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
07/29 – Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
07/30-31 – Montreal, QC @ Osheaga Music Festival
08/04 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Auditorium
08/06 – San Francisco, CA @ Outside Lands Music Festival
08/08 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Auditorium
08/20-21 – Tokyo, JP @ Summer Sonic
08/20-21 – Osaka, JP @ Summer Sonic
09/11 – Berlin, DE @ Lollapalooza Berlin
10/03 – Mexico City, MX @ Palacio de los Deportes
10/04 – Mexico City, MX @ Palacio de los Deportes

Radiohead has released eight studio albums previously, starting with Pablo Honey (1993) and then The Bends (1995), OK Computer (1997), Kid A (2000), Amnesiac (2001), Hail to the Thief (2003), In Rainbows (2007) and The King of Limbs (2011).

Radiohead and the new single “Burn The Witch” should kick off talks of the new album which is set for a full release also later this month, according to rumors.

Photo courtesy: michell zappa/Wikimedia Commons

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