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Colin Greenwood Plays Bass In Hollywood
Dean Samways , August 13th, 2008 10:58

Colin Greenwood

Just as Fight Club author Chuck Palahniuk revealed Radiohead as score supremos for his new flick Choke, one member of the band has been branching out into Hollywood on his own.

Thick-thumbed Colin Greenwood has contributed to a soundtrack for a new film released this year.

In amongst playing some massive outdoor dates, rewriting the textbook on how to release an album and recording groundbreaking videos the Radiohead bass player has found time to perform on the OST for new independent film Woodpecker.

Teaming up with Lee and Tyler Sargent of Clap Your Hands Say Yeah and composer James Lavino, Colin has followed his younger brother into Hollywood after Jonny last year wrote the music for Let There Be Blood.

The film, directed by Alex Karpovsky, has already had screenings at a number of festivals including South By South West, Wisconsin and Maine International film festivals.

An official release date is yet to be announced.

To read about Radiohead writing music for Palahniuk's new movie Choke click here.

Visit the official Woodpecker film website here.

Woodpecker A still from the forthcoming movie