hom Yorke will release his new album ANIMA on Thursday 27th June, 00:01. The physical release will follow on Friday 19th July. ANIMA is available for pre-order now: https://thomyorke.ffm.to/anima

A ‘one-reeler’ also entitled ANIMA will be available to watch exclusively via Netflix from 8am BST on June 27. The one-reeler, made by Paul Thomas Anderson, is set to three tracks from Thom’s new album.

Forthcoming album ANIMA was written by Thom Yorke and produced by Nigel Godrich. The album features 9 tracks, with an extra track exclusively on vinyl. ANIMA will be available on CD, black double vinyl, limited edition orange double vinyl, and a deluxe 180g heavyweight orange double vinyl which includes a 40-page book of lyrics, and drawings done in pencil by Stanley Donwood and Dr Tchock.

ANIMA Tracklisting is as follows:

  1. Traffic
  1. Last I Heard (…He Was Circling The Drain)
  1. Twist
  1. Dawn Chorus
  1. I Am A Very Rude Person
  1. Not The News
  1. The Axe
  1. Impossible Knots
  1. Runwayaway

The bonus track ‘(Ladies & Gentlemen, Thank You for Coming)’ will be available exclusively on the vinyl release of the album.

Thom Yorke will be performing live across Europe, Japan, Korea and North America this year. Full schedule as follows:


2nd – Cologne, Germany – Palladium

3rd – Frankfurt, Germany – Jahrhunderthalle

4th – Montreux, Switzerland – Montreux Jazz Festival

6th – Ewijk, Netherlands – Down The Rabbit Hole Festival

7th – Paris, France – Philharmonie de Paris, Days Off Festival

8th – Paris, France – Philharmonie de Paris, Days Off Festival

11th – Bilbao, Spain – BBK Live Festival

13th – Lisbon, Portugal – NOS Alive Festival

16th – Barolo, Italy – Collisioni Festival

17th – Codroipo, Italy – Villa Manin

18th – Ferrara, Italy – Piazza Castello

20th – Perugia, Italy – Arena Santa Giuliana, Umbria Jazz Festival

21st – Rome, Italy – Roma Summer Fest, Cavea

26th – Yuzawa-Cho, Japan – Fuji Rock Festival

28th – Seoul, South Korea – Olympic Hall


26th – Laval, Quebec – Place Bell

27th – Toronto – Scotiabank Arena

28th – Pittsburgh – Stage AE

30th – Columbus – Express Live!


4th – Austin – Austin City Limits Music Festival – Zilker Park

6th – Atlanta – Fox Theatre

9th – New Orleans – Mahalia Jackson Theatre for the Performing Arts

11th – Austin – Austin City Limits Music Festival – Zilker Park

18th – Berkeley – Greek Theatre

20th – Seattle – Paramount Theatre

21st – Vancouver – Orpheum

22nd – Portland – The Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

25th – Santa Barbara – Santa Barbara Bowl

26th – Las Vegas – The Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan

29th – Los Angeles – Greek Theatre

By Michael Dickinson

Michael is the VultureHound Film Editor.