Will Radiohead Record Next Bond Theme?

Think Radiohead, and what comes to mind? It’s obvious, really: fast cars, gizmos and gadgets, semi-clad women, high-stakes gambling, and brutal violence delivered with a raised eyebrow. In fact, putting Radiohead and a James Bond thing together seems like the most reasonable pairing since Dexys Midnight Runners recorded the theme to “Brush Strokes,” the 80s sitcom. That’s clearly what some people think, at any rate. The bookmaker William Hill suspended betting on the identity of the next Bond theme singer, for “Spectre,” on Tuesday, after a customer in Middlesex tried to put a $22,000 bet on Radiohead having recorded the song.

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