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90s Album Thread: Radiohead “OK Computer” (1997)

Original album cover artwork. (Souce: Discog.com)

“Creep” was a massive radio hit that fit well into the zeitgeist of 1993 and even seemed to be taking advantage of it. Then came “The Bends” (1995), and people said to themselves, “Holy crap, this band might not be what we thought they were.” And then came this.

When Radiohead released “OK Computer” (1997), the album quickly became required listening amongst my friends. It…

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Billy Hartong

Billy Hartong

Founder of the kid’s music group The Jolly Pops. Unofficial expert on all things that happened in the 1990s. Father of 3 daughters. Proud Minnesotan.