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  1. Tom Tom Club - Live at The Ritz, 1989 1980s summarized in an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Undomondo

    The Tom Tom Club - Live at The Ritz, July 17, 1989. With special guest Jerry Harrison ( Talking Heads) at 'Femme Fatale'. Live recorded by Hans DeVente.

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  2. 'X-Files' back on FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Erie Times News

    ... entrance came after CeeLo Green brought the tribute to a close by singing "Take Me to the River." The former Talking Heads frontman, dressed in a white shirt with black suspenders and black bow tie, sang "God's Army" with the brass-and-drum Brooklyn ...

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  3. Stars Making Sense of David Byrne's MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Wall Street Journal

    It isn't surprising that the music of the Talking Heads and its main songwriter David Byrne were toasted in a tribute concert at Carnegie Hall on Monday night. After all, the band was one of the most popular and influential to emerge from New York's punk and new-wave scenes of the mid '70s and early '80s, and Mr. Byrne is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer.

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  4. Daily Dish: 3/25/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... entrance came after CeeLo Green brought the tribute to a close by singing "Take Me to the River." The former Talking Heads frontman, dressed in a white shirt with black suspenders and black bow tie, sang "God's Army" with the brass-and-drum Brooklyn ...

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  5. Sleigh Bells' Alexis Krauss, Amanda Palmer and Santigold cover David Byrne at tribute gig - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NME

    A number of famous musician paid tribute to Talking Heads frontman David Byrne at a tribute concert earlier this week. 'The Music Of David Byrne & Talking Heads' took place on Monday at the legendary Carnegie Hall.

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  6. March 24 OT2 - a David Byrne tributeRead the original story

    Tuesday | Lone Star Ball

    ... Now I know where the shade is.) This wasn't just any David Byrne tour. He'd just recorded his first album with Talking Heads producer BRIAN ENO in 27 years, "Everything That Happens Will Happen Today." (Following up 1981's "My Life In The Bush Of ...

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  7. 'The Music of David Byrne & Talking Heads': Concert ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    ... its goal of "Burning Down the House." Featuring the honoree himself at the finale, TheMusic of David Byrne & Talking Heads was a typically sterling edition of this concert series benefiting music education for underprivileged youth. The show ...

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  8. Watch Sharon Jones, Santigold, and More Salute David Byrne at Tribute ConcertRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Spin

    David Byrne had a star-studded charity tribute concert in his honor at New York's Carnegie Hall last night, where the following artists got up onstage to perform songs by the famed Talking Heads frontman: Sharon Jones , Alexis Krauss, Santigold, Amanda Palmer, O.A.R., Glen Hansard, and more. According to the Associated Press , Byrne himself turned up to the show with a marching band to sing "God's Army" and later danced along to "Uptown Funk."

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  9. David Byrne joins his tribute concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Albany Times Union

    ... entrance came after CeeLo Green brought the tribute to a close by singing "Take Me to the River." The former Talking Heads frontman, dressed in a white shirt with black suspenders and black bow tie, sang " God's Army " with the brass-and-drum ...

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  10. David Byrne dances to 'Uptown Funk' at his own tribute concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NME

    David Byrne made an appearance at his own tribute concert last night in New York. The Music Of David Byrne & Talking Heads took place yesterday at the legendary Carnegie Hall.

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  11. David Byrne receives stacked Carnegie Hall tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Great as they are, Joey Ramone and Debbie Harry's legacies can't hold a candle to David Byrne's. It's hard to imagine another of CBGB's early mainstays receiving the same type of tribute the Talking Heads frontman received Monday night at Carnegie Hall, as part of Michael Dorf's 11th annual concert to benefit music education programs.

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  12. David Byrne covered 'Uptown Funk,' honored at Carnegie Hall tribute...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Brooklynvegan

    Last night was the David Byrne tribute show at Carnegie Hall which brought out a host of cool musicians to perform songs by Talking Heads and other Byrne songs. This was the 11th annual tribute show at Carnegie, which are produced by City Winery's Michael Dorf and benefit NYC music education programs.

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  13. David Byrne Busts Out a Tux and the Best of Talking Heads for Star-Studded TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Village Voice

    ... the result would've been if the sequencing had been more thoughtful. Why not front-load with a couple of big Talking Heads hits, then get to this freaky-styley stuff? Things lifted in a hurry by way of Esperanza Spalding, whose "Road to Nowhere," by ...

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  14. The Nine Best Concerts in New York This Week, 3/23/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Village Voice

    Monday, 3/23 The Music of David Byrne & Talking Heads Tribute Carnegie Hall 8 p.m., $100 David Byrne is more than just bicycle racks - however cool they are. Tonight, an incredible lineup of contemporary musicians and artists will honor the Talking Heads frontman's career, from his days on the art-punk scene at CBGB to his forays into Latin and funk and onward to this decade's collaborations with Fatboy Slim and St. Vincent.

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  15. What's going on Monday? (Laura Marling / Villagers, Jon Spencer Blues ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Brooklynvegan

    ... aka Irish singer-songwriter Conor O'Brien whose new album will be out next month. The Music of David Byrne & Talking Heads @ Carnegie Hall Michael Dorf's annual charity tribute concert at Carnegie Hall happens tonight with Rufus Wainwright, Steve ...

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  16. St. Vincent reschedules UK tour datesRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... self-titled fifth album as St. Vincent is the follow-up to Love This Giant , her 2012 collaboration with Talking Heads star David Byrne. In addition to her European dates with The National and an appearance at Barcelona's Primavera Sound festival, ...

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  17. What's going on Sunday? (Swans, Bjork, Dispirit, Belle Mare, Necking, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Brooklynvegan

    ... year, expands the band's spare, delicate sound into more widescreen atmospherics. The Music of David Byrne & Talking Heads @ City Winery Michael Dorf's annual charity tribute concert at Carnegie Hall happens on Monday with Rufus Wainwright, Steve ...

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  18. Laugh at Studio Theatre, Reviewed: An energized cast helps Beth Henley debut her latest work.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | City Paper

    ... plays as well as the 1989 film version of Henley's The Miss Firecracker Contest . Henley also worked with Talking Heads frontman David Byrne and her then-boyfriend Stephen Tobolowsky-Ned Ryerson himself!-on the script for Byrne's 1986 cult movie ...

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  19. Filmmaker John Waters to deliver keynote address at RISD CommencementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Turnto10.com

    ... Jerry Harrison. Frantz and Weymouth are both 1974 RISD graduates. The three musicians formed the New Wave band Talking Heads, along with David Byrne, who briefly attended RISD in the 1970s. RISD's graduation ceremony is always a spectacle, as ...

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  20. The Complicated Relationships of Shannon PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Stranger

    ... music-related question. What music are you into at the moment? I've been spending time in the last year with Talking Heads, which I never spent time with before - now they're like my favorite band. And more glammy stuff, kind of queer-dude arty ...

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