According to revolvermag.com, heavy metal band Imperial Triumphant have released a cover of Radiohead’s “Paranoid Android.” The band’s version bears little resemblance to the original, as the instrumentation fills the air with searing guitar riffs and drum beats, and the vocalist shakes the background with deep growls. Imperial Triumphant’s cover of “Paranoid Android” gives people an amazing taste of metal music.
In the article, Imperial Triumphant band member Zachary Ezrin talked about what inspired the band to create a cover of Radiohead’s “Paranoid Android.”
“We are big fans of Radiohead and its ethos. We feel that Radiohead have a diverse and unique approach to songcraft and lyricism that we have always been drawn to, and we believe that The song Paranoid Android lays out the perfect canvas for us to play and create. …I had a lot of fun reinterpreting this great rock classic, and I hope you all enjoy this wonderful production. “
‘Paranoid Android’ is the first in Imperial Triumphant’s cover series, and people can buy the band’s 2020 album Alphaville Limited edition color vinyl revolver’shop.