Thom Yorke Names Band, Announces Tour Dates


Thom Yorke has finally given his new (formerly known as ????) band a name. The new name, Atoms for Peace, was announced via Radiohead’s web site, where Yorke said, “hope you like the name.. it seemed bleedin’ obvious.”

Atoms for Peace—made up of members Yorke, Flea, Mauro Refosco, Joey Waronker and Nigel Godrich—has also announced a series of shows leading up to their Coachella performance.

5 – New York, N.Y. @ Roseland Ballroom
6 – New York, N.Y. @ Roseland Ballroom
8 – Boston, Mass. @ Citi Wang Theatre
10 – Chicago, Ill. @ Aragon Ballroom
11 – Chicago, Ill. @ Aragon Ballroom
14 – Oakland, Calif. @ Fox Theatre
15 – Oakland, Calif. @ Fox Theatre
17 – Santa Barbara, Calif. @ Santa Barbara Bowl
18 – Indio, Calif. @ Coachella