The Listening Room: Philip Selway
40 George St
Oxford OX1 2AQ
Philip Selway has been a member of the Oxford-based band Radiohead since it started at Abingdon School three decades ago. As a solo artist, he has released and toured three albums, ‘Familial’, ‘Weatherhouse’ and ‘Let Me Go’, the latter being the official soundtrack from the film of the same name. He has also scored the soundtrack for the independent film ‘Carmilla’. In 2014, he was commissioned by Rambert Dance Company to write the music for the first reinterpretation of choreography by Merce Cunningham, the influential American choreographer. Aside from his muggle drumming duties in Radiohead, he has also featured in the wizarding band ‘The Weird Sisters’ in the film ‘Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire’.