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  1. Here Lies Love Musical To Close In New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... Byrne teamed up with St Vincent on his 2012 album 'Love This Giant' which has become his highest charting post-Talking Heads album yet. He... David Byrne is a man known for pushing boundaries. Be it the stretching of the outer limits of art-pop, ...

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  2. Justin Timberlake to Close 20/20 Experience Tour with Filmed Shows in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WXLO-FM Worcester

    Justin Timberlake plans to wrap up his epic 20/20 Experience World Tour in spectacular fashion, with two big shows in Las Vegas on January 1 and January 2, both of which will be captured on film. The shows at the MGM Grand Garden arena will be filmed and directed by Jonathan Demme , the filmmaker who brought us The Silence of the Lambs, Philadelphia and Married to the Mob , as well Stop Making Sense , the acclaimed music documentary about '80s music icons Talking Heads .

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  3. Justin Timberlake's '20/20 Experience' winds back to MGM Grand for New Year's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Las Vegas Sun

    The first big-name concerts of 2015 will be staged at MGM Grand Garden Arena, as Justin Timberlake is booked to perform on Jan. 1 and 2 to close out "The 20/20 Experience World Tour," which also played Grand Garden Arena in November 2013 and August and is set for Nov. 28. Timberlake's shows will be directed and recorded by Jonathan Demme, who won an Oscar for "The Silence of the Lambs" and also directed "Philadelphia" and "Rachel's Getting Married." Demme also was the director of the great Talking Heads concert film "Stop Making Sense."

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  4. Film & Music: Big-Screen Sensuality: Peter Strickland has made three...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Hispanic Business

    ... could blame it on them. My knowledge of concert films is patchy, to say the least. I know the classics such as Talking Heads film, Stop Making Sense, but I'm more familiar with those that merge musical performance and documentary, such as The ...

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  5. David Lynch, A Dude in a Gigantic Insect Head and Nosferatu Scored Live: This Week's Movie RevivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Willamette Week

    ... best revival screenings around town. Most of these theaters serve beer. Plan accordingly. The '70s gave us the Talking Heads, who in turn gave us the best concert film ever made, 1984's Stop Making Sense . NW Film Center's Whitsell Auditorium. 9 pm ...

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  6. Alicia Keys & David Byrne to Perform at Black Ball Charity EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WIGM-AM Medford

    Keys x Byrne. It's happenin'. Songbird and pianist Alicia Keys will be joined by Talking Heads' lead singer David Byrne and Angel Haze at the Keep a Child Alive 11th Annual Black Ball charity event.

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  7. Damon Albarn, Pharrell, Fatboy Slim and more star in '808' documentary filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NME

    A new documentary about the Roland TR-808 drum machine is set to be released in 2015. As well as an interview with Ikutaro Kakehashi, the founder of Roland, the '808' film will also star Damon Albarn, Fatboy Slim, Diplo, Pharrell, Phil Collins, New Order, Rick Rubin, Questlove, David Guetta, Talking Heads' Chris Frantz, Goldie and more.

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  8. Exclusive: Phil Collins, Rick Rubin, Pharrell Extol '808' Drum Machine in New DocRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | RollingStone

    The Roland TR-808 is one of the most distinct, influential and beloved instruments of the early Eighties, with the electronic rhythm composer used by everyone from Talking Heads and Afrika Bambaataa to Marvin Gaye and the Beastie Boys . Even Kanye West devoted an album title to the instrument's unmistakable sound.

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  9. Tin Roof Launching Beale Street RenovationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Daily News

    ... is teaming up with the Memphis Pink Palace to celebrate the 30th anniversary of "Stop Making Sense," the Talking Heads' 1984 concert film. It will be shown at the CTI Theater at the museum on Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. General admission is $10, and $8 for ...

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  10. David Byrne and Alicia Keys to perform together at charity concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | NME

    ... ear's event will take place at Hammerstein Ballroom in New York on October 30. The team up follows on from the Talking Heads frontman's recent collaborations with St Vincent and Anna Calvi.

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  11. Alicia Keys to Perform with Ex-Talking Heads Frontman at Her Annual Charity EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WXLO-FM Worcester

    Alicia Keys always selects interesting artists to join her for her annual Black Ball event, which benefits her charity Keep a Child Alive, and this year is no different. According to Billboard , at the October 30 event at New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom, Alicia will welcome David Byrne , former frontman for Rock and Roll Hall of Famers and '80s new wave icons Talking Heads .

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  12. a Milwaukee Film Festival attendance grows 16%Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Business Journal

    ... to full houses, with a record number of local filmmakers in attendance, Milwaukee Film said. Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads attended a screening of "Stop Making Sense," the classic Jonathan Demme -directed Talking Heads concert film in a show that ...

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  13. a Milwaukee Film Festival attendance grows 16%Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Business Journal

    ... to full houses, with a record number of local filmmakers in attendance, Milwaukee Film said. Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads attended a screening of "Stop Making Sense," the classic Jonathan Demme -directed Talking Heads concert film in a show that ...

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  14. David Byrne to Perform with Alicia Keys at NYC Charity EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Billboard reports that the former Talking Heads frontman will be performing with pop superstarr Alicia Keys at her annual Keep a Child Alive Black Ball event. In addition to benefiting Keep a Child Alive -- the organization co-founded by Keys to provide HIV treatment to children orphaned due to AIDS -- the Black Ball is an event to showcase first-time musical collaborations.

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  15. Here Lies Love: Fatboy Slim And David Byrne's Opening Party TriumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | Londonist

    ... is charmed, schmoozed, appealed to, seduced, and so are we here. The show, co-devised by David Byrne (of Talking Heads fame) and Fatboy Slim, has music at its heart and pumps out anthem after anthem while the standing audience is encouraged to bop ...

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  16. Alicia Keys To Team Up With Byrne For Black BallRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WENN Blog

    Alicia Keys will share the stage with ex-Talking Heads star David Byrne at this year's Black Ball fundraiser. The 11th annual Keep a Child Alive benefit at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York on 30 October will also feature rapper Angel Haze, while Givenchy artistic director Riccardo Tisci will be honoured for his anti-discriminatory efforts at the gala.

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  17. Alicia Keys to Perform with Ex-Talking Heads Frontman at Her Annual Charity EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WXLO-FM Worcester

    Alicia Keys always selects interesting artists to join her for her annual Black Ball event, which benefits her charity Keep a Child Alive, and this year is no different. According to Billboard , at the October 30 event at New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom, Alicia will welcome David Byrne , former frontman for Rock and Roll Hall of Famers and '80s new wave icons Talking Heads .

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  18. What's going on Tuesday? (King Diamond, Merchandise, Owl John, Ought, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Brooklynvegan

    Ought, Nat Baldwin, Pinkwash @ Bowery Ballroom Montreal band Ought get compared to early Talking Heads a lot, and its hard not to do that -- frontman Tim Beeler has a very similar wide-eyed lyrical style and spazzy stage presence as David Byrne. But that stage presence is also pretty magnetic, his enthusiasm infectious, and his charms had their last NYC crowd eating out of his hand the whole time.

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  19. Here Lies Love review: I can't say I was emotionally involved but novelty is the intentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Daily Mail

    ... There is more than a touch of the fashion parade to this effort. It has been written by David Byrne (of Talking Heads) and celebrity DJ Fatboy Slim. Mr Byrne's influence is ever-present with an almost continuous drum beat and clipped, neatly versed ...

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  20. Exclusive: Alicia Keys to Perform With David Byrne at Black...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Billboard

    ... Child Alive, approached me about being part of a charity record called Red Hot & Blue," says Byrne, the former Talking Heads leader whose most recent album, the St. Vincent collaboration Love This Giant , was released in 2012. "It was a great ...

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