Radiohead Pulls Plug On “Secret” Chicago Show, Fans Who Were Hoping To Brag About Being In Attendance Devastated

noah | July 30, 2008 1:00 am

Thom Yorke has put the kibosh on a pre-Lollapalooza gig by his band, Radiohead, because he’s been a bit under the weather and wants to preserve his voice for Radiohead’s Friday night headlining gig at the festival. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, the show, which was to take place at the Chicago Theater, being organized by the band itself and not Lolla promoters C3 Presents; all proceeds would have gone to charity. [Jim DeRogatis]