OK Computer was released on the 21st of May 1997. Having reportedly been deemed as “more or less, ‘commercial suicide'” by the band’s label; Capitol – the album then went on to win a grammy, amongst other awards and nominations, before going Platinum five times over, and repeatedly appearing in top albums of all time lists.
We celebrate the album and all things Radiohead or Radiohead inspired, 20 years to the day that the album was released.
“Sentimentality is being emotional for the sake of it. We’re bombarded with sentiment, people emoting. That’s the Let Down. Feeling every emotion is fake.” – Thom Yorke