Two Radiohead Demos from 1986 Posted Online

Those alternative music fans who go around lamenting the death of "old Radiohead" should enjoy the clips below, which feature two previously unreleased demos from the band.

The recordings date to 1986, which as fans may know, predates the arrival of guitarist Jonny Greenwood. At this point, the band had yet to change their name to Radiohead and were still known as On A Friday.

The two tracks, titled "Everybody Knows" and "Girl (In The Purple Dress)" did appear on the band's first demo tape.

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Josh Hart

Josh Hart is a former web producer and staff writer for Guitar World and Guitar Aficionado magazines (2010–2012). He has since pursued writing fiction under various pseudonyms while exploring the technical underpinnings of journalism, now serving as a senior software engineer for The Seattle Times.