Radiohead Tease ‘The Numbers’ Video, Which, Like Their Other Moon Shaped Pool Videos, Appears to Be a Beautiful Bummer

“And you may pour us away like soup / Like we’re pretty broken flowers / We’ll take back what is ours.” The teaser for Radiohead’s “The Numbers” video, directed by Oscar Hudson, seems to be of a kind with the lovely, unsettling, surreal videos for “Burn the Witch” and “Daydreaming.” What, did you expect Thom Yorke riding an inflatable hot dog around a cray pool party? Well, if he ever did, it would be beautiful and upsetting and filled with existential ennui, because that is just kind of Radiohead’s thing.

Radiohead Tease ‘The Numbers’ Video