Soundtrack of My Life: “Everything in its Right Place” by Radiohead
I did not like the song “Creep” by Radiohead. I didn’t hate it, but I didn’t like it. I wasn’t interested until their song “Fake Plastic Trees” turned up in the movie “Clueless.”
Not long after I heard that song, in September of 1995, I had a ticket to see R.E.M. at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, where LSU plays its basketball games. Radiohead was the opening act. They were incredible. I went and bought “The Bends” the next day.
This mantra of a song from “Kid A” is one that always gets me fired up for some strange reason:
Yesterday I woke up sucking a lemon”