The Smile

the best albums of 2024 so far

The 42 Best Albums of 2024 So Far

We survey the best of the best from an increasingly overwhelming half-year of music

The Smile Wall of Eyes review

The Smile – Wall of Eyes

A more daring, challenging, yet quieter offering from the Yorke-Greenwood-Skinner trio

The Smile

Best New Releases, January 26: The Smile, Ty Segall, and more

Plus Katy Kirby, Future Islands, Gruff Rhys, Eye Flys, The Umbrellas, Dissimulator, Angry Blackmen and Colin Newman

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Hear a new song from The Smile, “Friend of a Friend”

Plus the band have announced dates for a screening event in collaboration with Paul Thomas Anderson

most anticipated albums of winter 2024

The 20 Most Anticipated Albums of Winter 2024

The 20 albums at the top of our list for the first three months of the year.

best songs of 2023

The 100 Best Songs of 2023

Our favorite songs from an eclectic year

The Smile Tiny Desk Concert

Watch The Smile’s Tiny Desk Concert

Hear the band play three highlights from ‘A Light for Attracting Attention’

The Smile live album

The Smile announce live album, At Montreux Jazz Festival, July 2022

Plus the full performance will debut on Wednesday via YouTube

The best albums of 2022

The 50 Best Albums of 2022

The debuts, comebacks, cult favorites and blockbusters that defined a year

best songs of 2022

The 100 Best Songs of 2022

Our favorite anthems, bangers, ballads and rippers of the past year

Best Albums of 2022 So Far

The 33 Best Albums of 2022 So Far

The best records from the halfway point

The Smile tour

The Smile announce North American tour

US/Canada dates in November and December

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The Smile : A Light for Attracting Attention

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood, and Sons of Kemet’s Tom Skinner make an extremely fun debut of shape-shifting art rock

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Stream the new album by The Smile, A Light for Attracting Attention

Hear the debut album from the group featuring members of Radiohead, Sons of Kemet