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19 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Capri Theatre to screen concert film 'Stop Making Sense' on Friday

MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- The Capri Theatre will screen the concert film "Stop Making Sense" at 9:30 a.m. on Friday as part of its Capri Cult Classics series in Montgomery.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Film Comment

Stop Making Sense

It's been 30 years since the initial release of Jonathan Demme's groundbreaking Talking Heads concert film, in which a black stage, basic white lighting, and long takes allowed viewers to engage with the band without distraction, giving a generous sense of being at the performance itself.

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OC Weekly

David Byrne Worries About Music's Future, In Illustrated Form

The former Talking Heads frontman dabbles in nearly every artistic genre: fine art, music, photography, writing , theatre, film, and opera.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Brooklynvegan

'Stop Making Sense' screening in NYC w/ David Byrne Q&A: win tix ++...

This year marks the 30th anniversary of Johnathan Demme's classic Talking Heads concert film Stop Making Sense , and the film has been making the rounds at various screenings around the country and was just released on Blu-Ray.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

MLive.com

Michigan Theater announces Summer Classics After Dark series

A 30th anniversary restoration of Jonathan Demme's classic Talking Heads concert film, "Stop Making Sense," will kick off the Summer Classic After Dark series at the Michigan Theater on Thursday, July 31. A 30th anniversary restoration of Jonathan Demme's classic Talking Heads concert film "Stop Making Sense" will be the inaugural movie in the ... (more)

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

WPLR

This Day in Music History: July 18th

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Related Topix: Tempe, AZ, Pop/Rock, Jane's Addiction, The Velvet Underground

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Classic Album Sundays: Talking Heads Remain in Light

With it's melding of musical styles, 'Remain in Light' is a perfect time capsule of downtown New York City circa 1980.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

JamBase

Interview | Lotus Readies Talking Heads Deconstructed For Vibes

On paper at least, one of the most interesting lineup announcements from the upcoming Gathering of the Vibes is Lotus: Talking Heads Deconstructed , which takes place late in the evening of Friday, Aug. 1. A lot of bands cover Talking Heads, but as one of the more nuanced ensembles to emerge from the electronica wing of the jam scene, there's ... (more)

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Connect Savannah

Downtown Boys @Hang Fire

The only band I know from Rhode Island, in a famous way, was Talking Heads. I'm sure there have been more, but the Heads' idiosyncratic music, framed by David Byrne's quirky, abstract songwriting, was seared into my brain years ago.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Brooklynvegan

Ought played Baby's All Right w/ Semi Femme

After Protomartyr's set at the Seaport, some of us hopped on the J Train to catch Montreal Best New Music recipients Ought at Baby's All Right .

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

This Weeks New Movies - 7/15/2014 - 7/18/2014

Below are BWWMoviesWorld.com's listings of upcoming films being released from 7/15/2014 - 7/18/2014! Click on a title or poster for more information, tweets, tickets, cast information and more... Stop Making Sense was the first feature-length documentary effort of filmmaker Jonathan Demme .

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Related Topix: The Movies, Pop/Rock, The Heads, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Tommy Ramone, last surviving original member of the Ramones, dies

From left, Dee Dee, Tommy, Johnny and Marky Ramone are inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in March 2002.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Humboldt Beacon

David Byrne readies 'Here Lies Love' in London

This image released by The O and M Co. shows Ruthie Ann Miles as Imelda Marcos in "Here Lies Love," with concept and lyrics by David Byrne, music by David Byrne and Fatboy Slim, at The Public Theater in New York.

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KRMG-AM Tulsa

David Byrne readies 'Here Lies Love' in London

This image released by The O and M Co. shows Ruthie Ann Miles as Imelda Marcos in "Here Lies Love," with concept and lyrics by David Byrne, music by David Byrne and Fatboy Slim, at The Public Theater in New York.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Pulling up roots

Ten years ago, Alynda Lee Segarra -- the estimable frontwoman of the much buzzed-about New Orleans outlaw Americana act Hurray for the Riff Raff -- said goodbye to New York City.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Brooklynvegan

'Sound + Vision' film fest screening Pulp film, shoegaze doc & more...

Lincoln Center's Sound + Vision film series is back for its second year, happening July 31 - August 6 .

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

KISU-TV Pocatello

Theater Talk

We focus on the new show Here Lies Love, now at The Public Theater. Our guests are composer/lyricist David Byrne along with actors Jose Llana and Ruthie Ann Miles who play Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos in this inventive techno-disco musical about the rise and fall of the notorious Filipino dictator and his super-star first lady.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Stranger

Tonight in Music: A Talking Heads Tribute Band, Geographer Some Excellent Local Punk

Since I have not heard nor seen This Is Not My Beautiful Band, I can't necessarily speak to their abilities to cover Talking Heads songs, BUT I will take any opportunity to talk about how great Talking Heads are, duh.

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KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Motorhead vs. Talking Heads - Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame, Round One

It isn't uncommon for our Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame battles to pit dissimilar bands against each other, but this round might feature the most unlikely-seeming matchup of all: Motorhead versus Talking Heads .

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

St. Vincent brings alt-pop sound to Halifax Jazz Festival

New York-based musician and alt-pop sensation St. Vincent had the proverbial tough act to follow after her 2012 project Love This Giant.

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