"Like Spinning Plates" is a song written by the English band Radiohead that appears on their 2001 album Amnesiac. It also appears on their live album, I Might Be Wrong: Live Recordings.
The song is built over the reversed backing track of an electronic version of the then unreleased I Will (which would later be released in a much different form on Hail To The Thief). According to Thom Yorke, in an interview with The Wire,…
While you make pretty speeches
I'm being cut to shreds
You feed me to the lions
A delicate balance