Radiohead live rating based on critic concert reviews.
ON TOUR

Radiohead

261
critic concert reviews
rock

How Good Are They LIVE?

Live Rating  

89
%
Based on 
261
critic concert
reviews
LAST 12 MONTHS RATING  
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Real Live Certified  

Real Live Certified badge for artists with consistent, high quality live performances and broad critical acclaim.

Critic Consensus

Radiohead is 'Real Live Certified' and is in the top 5% of all live performers. Based on 261 concert reviews, the critic consensus is that Radiohead is rated as an excellent live performer. Radiohead concert reviews describe live shows and performances as unforgettable, cathartic, captivating, spellbinding, mesmerizing, poignant, and dynamic.

ON TOUR

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Latest release

In Rainbows [Japanese Expanded Edition] (February 24, 2023)

artist info

GENRE
rock
ORIGIN
Abingdon-on-Thames, United Kingdom (1991 - present)
BIO
Radiohead are an English alternative rock band from Abingdon, Oxfordshire, UK which formed in 1985. The band is composed of Thom Yorke (lead vocals, rhythm guitar, piano, beats), Jonny Greenwood (lead guitar, keyboard, other instruments), Ed O'Brien (guitar, backing vocals), Colin Greenwood (bass guitar) and Phil Selway (drums, percussion).
HAS PERFORMED with
The Black Keys, Junun, Grizzly Bear, Connan Mockasin, Beck

CRITIC concert REVIEWS

Hot Press Magazine (Ireland)

February 14, 2020
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Under his EOB guise, Radiohead guitarist Ed OBrien made his LA live debut as a solo artist last night, in the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever. The gig was a revelation.

V13 (Canada)

October 2, 2019
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One of Radiohead’s super genius minds hit Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena this past week and showed us yet another different level of his aural stimulation.

XS Noize (Northern Ireland)

August 10, 2018
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The band brilliantly wove their latest works in with satisfying live concert classics and surprising deep track picks.

The Waster (USA)

August 3, 2018
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The arena tour also made stops in Chicago, New York City, Montreal, Toronto, Detroit, Columbus, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, and Boston.

The Key (USA)

August 3, 2018
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The transportive, transformative motif was baked into the visual presentation of the show as well.

Dig Boston (USA)

August 3, 2018
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The pedestal that fans put the band on reaches into the stratosphere, and their every move and each infrequent release is meticulously picked apart and closely observed.

Glide Magazine (USA)

July 31, 2018
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Radiohead fans are an enthusiastic bunch and since the band tours both globally and infrequently, every show they play has been longed for and is likely to be the only chance to see them for several more years.

Past critic reviews published in

Rolling Stone India (India), Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (USA), Live in Limbo (Canada), The Columbus Dispatch (USA), Columbus Alive (USA) and more

IMAGE CREDIT

Yasuko Otani [CC BY-SA 4.0] via Wikimedia Commons