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  1. Nortec Collective's Bostich and Fussible Imagine Tijuana Subway in 'Camino Verde'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... The album includes contributions from Tom Tom Club (that is, Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth , formerly of Talking Heads) and ex-Kraftwerk member Wolfgang Flur . The album came out in September on Nacional Records. Content engaging our readers now, ...

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  2. David Byrne to be o be honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Music-News.com

    ... will present a tribute to the music of an artist at Carnegie Hall. This year's honoree will be David Byrne and Talking Heads with the show scheduled for March 23. While the acts who perform Byrne and Talking Heads songs is still being set, the ...

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  3. Adrian Belew: Part musician, part tech dudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nuvo.net

    ... '80s. There's some background to that. After touring and recording with Zappa, Bowie, producer Brian Eno, the Talking Heads and the Heads' spinoff sub-project Tom Tom Club, Fripp asked Belew to join the new version of his old band along with Tony ...

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  4. Perry Farrell And Rufus Wainwright Line Up For David Byrne And Talking Heads TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons, O.A.R., Steve Earle and Sleigh Bells frontwoman Alexis Krauss are also among the initial artists lined up for the New York gig, which will celebrate the legacy of the Burning Down the House hitmakers. The Music of David Byrne and Talking Heads will take place at the fabled Carnegie Hall on 23 March .

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  5. ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons Among Stars Who'll Perform at Talking Heads Tribute Concert in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WJZW-FM Washington

    The music of David Byrne and his old band The Talking Heads will be the focus of the latest in a series of star-studded tribute concerts organized by New York City entrepreneur Michael Dorf . The show is scheduled for March 23, 2015, at New York's Carnegie Hall.

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  6. The Roots, Perry Farrell Set for David Byrne, Talking Heads TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RollingStone

    The Roots, Perry Farrell, Rufus Wainwright and Sleigh Bells frontwoman Alexis Krauss will lead an all-star tribute to David Byrne and Talking Heads at Carnegie Hall on March 23rd. The initial lineup for the show also boasts ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons, Beth Orton, O.A.R., Steve Earle, Todd Snider, Forro in the Dark and Bebel Gilberto.

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  7. Perry Farrell, The Roots, Beth Orton To Play NYC Talking Heads Tribute ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stereogum

    On March 23rd, an assortment of musicians will gather at Carnegie Hall to celebrate the work of David Byrne and the Talking Heads. The initial lineup includes: Perry Farrell, The Roots, Bebel Gilberto, Steve Earle, Rufus Wainwright, O.A.R., Alexis Krauss of Sleigh Bells, Billy F. Gibbons of ZZ Top, Beth Orton, and Todd Snider, with more to be announced soon.

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  8. Initial Lineup For Carnegie Hall Talking Heads TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | JamBase

    ... we reported , Carnegie Hall has announced the 2015 installment will pay tribute to The Music Of David Byrne & Talking Heads on March 23. Today, we have the initial lineup which spans many genres. The Roots , Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, Rufus Wainwright ...

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  9. Janna Pelle to Play 3 Varied Brooklyn Shows this DecemberRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Mi2n

    ... Pelle playing an initial gig at 10pm at Bar Matchless, where she will perform an entire set of David Byrne/Talking Heads songs. Three days later on December 14th also at Bar Matchless, Pelle will perform with her noted side project, Beatles cover ...

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  10. The Black Keys hit a high note in Saint Louis TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Examiner.com

    ... can pique interests. Once you lock interest it is hard to turn away. Heavily influenced by David Byrne and The Talking Heads, Clark moves about onstage in a robotic type manor with quirky gestures and hypnotic glances. Oh yeah, and her guitar ...

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  11. The legacy of the Velvet UndergroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Cape Cod Times

    ... was that these songs, particularly 'Heroin' and 'Venus in Furs' were frightening,” recalls former Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz. “These songs were not at all typical of what popular music was back then or now, for that matter. I ...

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  12. Michael Dorf presenting David Byrne / Talking Heads tribute show at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Brooklynvegan

    ... NYC music education programs. Last year was Paul Simon . This year will be a tribute to David Byrne and Talking Heads and will happen at Carnegie Hall on March 23 . Tickets are on sale Friday (12/12) at noon. While the lineup for the Byrne tribute ...

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  13. The legacy of the Velvet UndergroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Cape Cod Times

    ... was that these songs, particularly 'Heroin' and 'Venus in Furs' were frightening,” recalls former Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz. “These songs were not at all typical of what popular music was back then or now, for that matter. I ...

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  14. Friday music picks: KGSR 24th Anniversary SoireeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Austin American Statesman

    ... favorite Waits and Petty tunes, while the Parish features the David Byrne-centric HeartByrne performing the Talking Heads' "Speaking in Tongues" album in full. a A couple of weekend festivals highlight the action on the east side Friday and ...

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  15. Must Hear Music Podcast featuring: Gwen Stefani, Frank Ocean, A$AP Ferg and St. VincentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Billboard

    ... Jason: I'm not a huge St. Vincent fan, but I did actually like this song. And I think it's because of the Talking Heads vibe. Jason: I was blown away by how gorgeous this is. It's in the Dinosaur Jr., Sonic Youth mode of careening guitars, but it's ...

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  16. DENNIS: The perfect albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Colorado Daily

    A couple of days ago, I was driving in the morning to work and heard Brett Saunders, a local radio DJ on KBCO talking about how the Talking Heads album Remain in Light was probably one of the best of all time. The reason? Well, it truly is a great album.

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  17. Happy Birthday - Monday November 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | K99FM

    If you... a friend... or a family member has a birthday today... let K99 help you spread the good news...check in with a comment below! Sunday November 23rd Bruce Hornsby pianist/singer/songwriter That's Just The Way It Is Mandolin Rain Every Little Kiss - 60 Miley Cyrus pop singer Wrecking Ball 22 Ken Block singer/songwriter/guitarist for Sister Hazel All For You 48 Robin Roberts MS native - TV journalist 54 actor member of Bruce Springsteens E Street Band 64 Tina Weymouth bassist founding member of The Talking Heads 64 Jamie Lee Curtis Halloween movies True Lies - 56 Scarlett Johansson Lost In Translation Avengers movie series -30 Boris Becker former pro tennis star 47 Mariel Hemingway Manhattan Personal Best Star 80 53 Robert Vaughan TV's The Man From U.N.C.L.E. - 82 "The Dude" - Alan Goodwin Just a country boy...plain and simple.

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  18. David Byrne on his musical 'Here Lies Love'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | USA Today

    Talking Heads frontman David Byrne talks about the musical, 'Here Lies Love' with star, Jaygee Macapugay. He co-wrote the immersive theater production with Fat Boy Slim.

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  19. Pauline Kael's Talking Heads ObsessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | TheDailyBeast.com

    It's been almost 30 years since movie critic Pauline Kael got blown away by Jonathan Demme's Talking Heads concert film, but her shrewd enthusiasm is still persuasive. I was already a full-blown movie freak by the time I was in 8th grade.

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  20. Happy Birthday To Fairfield's Tina WeymouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    ... 64 on Saturday. The musician, songwriter, author was born Nov. 22, 1950, in Coronado, Calif. She later joined Talking Heads as bass guitarist. Her sound is often very syncopated in feel, combining low fundamental notes with higher flourishes in ...

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