See the sequence of tweets below:
Foster Kamer (@weareyourfek) tweeted:
Radiohead's press reps to NYO: "Just got the official word that Radiohead is not playing this."
That said, Radiohead playing tonight's Yankees/Tigers postseason game? Still on the table. They're Verlander fans. Of course.
And yes, JK, about the Yankees thing. But they really are not, according to their reps, playing #OccupyWallSt. Enjoy that press conference.
Either this is a brilliant press strategy to stay DL, Radiohead's reps are out of the loop, or Occupy Wall Street guys are total idiots.
Pitchfork (@pitchforkmedia) tweeted:
UPDATE: Radiohead is NOT performing at Occupy Wall Street today p4k.in/oNPRRR
Originally we thought that alt-rock demi-gods Radiohead were playing a FREE show today at Liberty Plaza (10 Liberty Plaza) for Occupy Wall Street. Bummer!
In the meantime, here's a rad video of them performing to try and lessen the blow: