“This is a remix of ‘All I Need’ that turned into a new song that no one’s ever heard, and we didn’t know what to do with.” So says Thom Yorke in describing a track he premiered while DJ-ing a set with frequent collaborator Nigel Godrich for the Los Angeles radio station KCRW.
It’s called “Honey Pot,” and it’s a pleasantly trippy mid-tempo tune whose “All I need” roots are still pretty audible. Give it a listen below.
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