Radiohead Official Music Video Sit Down Stand Up. Sit Down Stand Up is a song performed by eclectic alternative English rock band Radiohead. Ths song comes from their sixth studio album All Hail To The Thief. The song is thought to centre on society's expectations of humanity and the willingness to conform. The album was particularly successful with The Daily Telegraph stating 'Radiohead are firing on all cylinders a major work by major artists at the height of their powers'.