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Hear unreleased Radiohead song “Spooks” performed by Jonny Greenwood, Joanna Newsom, and Supergrass

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    Back in October, we got word that an unreleased Radiohead song called “Spooks” would appear on the soundtrack for Paul Thomas Anderson’s new film, Inherent Vice. Now, the track — whose origins date back to a 2006 Radiohead concert in Copenhagen — has finally surfaced in its entirety.

    While the early version of “Spooks” was written by Thom Yorke, Philip Selway, Colin Greenwood, and Jonny Greenwood, this updated rework features a slightly different cast of collaborators. Here, Jonny Greenwood appears alongside Joanna Newsom (who appears in Inherent Vice) and former Supergrass members Gaz Coombes and Dany Goffey. It’s a much less intense affair than Radiohead’s take some eight years ago, but it’s still an ominously titillating number that’s, yes, spooky enough to elicit a few goosebumps. Listen in below (via Stereogum).

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    The Inherent Vice soundtrack, which was composed primarily by Jonny Greenwood, is due out on December 15th via Nonesuch. Meanwhile, the film hits theaters this Friday.

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