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  1. St. Vincent, Leeds Metropolitan University , August 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | York Press

    ... jokes. Nevertheless, such an independent spirit has seen her prosper, leading to her 2012 collaboration with Talking Heads' David Byrne, making the album Love This Giant together. Now, her new album is her most assured yet with its mesh of ...


  2. Watch: Music Icon David Byrne Looks Back During 'Stop Making Sense' Q&ARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Film Comment

    ... on the making of Demme's classic and the music behind it. The concert film was shot over the course of three Talking Heads concerts held at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles. The band performed on an all-black stage with basic white lighting while ...


  3. Reader's Agenda Tue 8/19: Summer Music Film Festival, 'Phantoms...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Chicago Reader

    ... music. The closing double bill features a pair of films marking their 30th anniversaries: Jonathan Demme's Talking Heads concert doc Stop Making Sense and Prince's magnum opus Purple Rain . See both at the Music Box. "Phantoms in the Dirt" is the ...


  4. David Byrne-a-thonRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Canis Hoopus

    ... huge a fan as I was back in the day, but for a long time I piggybacked on whatever Byrne was into. I saw the Talking Heads live once and for once live was better than studio. Byrne later said that the Des Moines concert I attended was surprisingly ...


  5. the Week in Rock and RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Q104.5

    ... they launched an unauthorized "Kit Kat/R.E.M. Concert." 1996 David Byrne sued to prevent the rest of the Talking Heads from touring as "The Heads." The suit was settled out of court. . The tour would go on to be one of the most financially ...


  6. Gwangju's art biennale is all fired upRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | South China Morning Post

    ... to source). The theme for 2014 is "Burning Down the House", the title of a 1983 song by American band Talking Heads. Since she heard it as a teenager, Morgan had always been struck not only by the violence of the image, but also somehow of the ...


  7. Lotus Talking Heads Deconstructed Coming To Red RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | JamBase

    One of our favorite sets from this summer's Gathering Of The Vibes was the Lotus Talking Heads Deconstructed performance that featured vocalist Gabriel Otto and special guests Jason Hann of EOTO/SCI, Tom Hamilton, Clay Parnell and Adam Flicker.


  8. Astor Theatre Beer Festival in DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Kent Online

    ... on Friday night will be The Blues Brothers and on Saturday it will be Stop Making Sense, a concert by the band Talking Heads. The festival is the brainchild of Astor's director James Tillitt. His colleague Freddie Middleton is behind the musical ...


  9. Fela Kuti, Nick Cave among subjects of Milwaukee Film Festival music flicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... d and the role of Stax Records, by Martin Shore; and a 30th anniversary screening of Jonathan Demme's landmark Talking Heads concert film "Stop Making Sense."


  10. Get set for the Summer Music Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... to present the fourth annual Summer Music Film Festival, starting Friday with Jonathan Demme's timeless Talking Heads concert film Stop Making Sense (with Greg Kot and me kicking things off) and running through Tuesday, Aug. 19. Among my personal ...


  11. Chris Frantz Pays Tribute To Late Ramones StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 |

    Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz has written a tribute piece to his late friend Thomas Erdelyi following The Ramones star's death last month .


  12. Chicago festivals abound in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 |

    Sound Opinions hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot help kick off the 4th annual Summer Music Film Festival with a screening of Jonathan Demme's 1984 concert film Stop Making Sense featuring the Talking Heads.


  13. Michael Jackson's - Off the Wall' at 35: Classic Track-by-...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Billboard

    ... which come in toward the end, this one's a rhythmic monster -- certainly not a typical disco-funk track. When Talking Heads cut "Remain In Light" the following year, they may well have had this record in mind. Justin Timberlake has certainly spun it ... 3 comments

  14. Akron's new Nightlight Cinema makes moviegoing an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 |

    ... to American indie and art films. Recent showings include the Scottish sci-fi puzzler "Under the Skin" and the Talking Heads concert movie "Stop Making Sense." Currently, the quirky French film "Mood Indigo" and the documentary "To Be Takei" are ...


  15. ArtWeek Boston to Return 9/26-10/5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 |

    ... fiery libations; a Wearable Art Extravaganza; an iconic experience at the 30th anniversary screening of the Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" with costumed participants and 80's karaoke; or a chance to exhibit your artwork along with ...


  16. Talking Heads' classic concert movie makes sense on Kentucky seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... Classics series. What a fitting homecoming. Not only did the film play there upon it release in 1984, but Talking Heads performed in Lexington in May 1983 at the University of Kentucky’s Memorial Coliseum. It was the only regional stop of the ...


  17. Bob Marley didna t shoot the sheriff, a court has ruled. Here are six...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The Washington Post

    ... to torching private residences, the Supreme Court ruled in 2002 . So if burning down a private home is what Talking Heads are talking about (pun intended!), the crime is likely covered under state law. "I heard these kids in the audience screaming, ...


  18. Chris Frantz on Tommy Ramone: Remembering the Ramones' BackbeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | RollingStone

    ... 1985 LP "Tim" and, more recently, led a bluegrass duo. Here, he's remembered by a longtime friend, Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz. The first tour Talking Heads ever did was supporting the Ramones in Europe in the spring of 1977. We shared a bus, ...


  19. David Byrne Worries About Music's Future, In Illustrated FormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | The Village Voice

    David Byrne has always been about big ideals , something he's proven time and again in both his time with Talking Heads and in his own solo work.


  20. Talking Heads on 'Stop Making Sense': 'We Didn't Want Any Bulls--t'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | RollingStone

    "We didn't want any of the bullshit," former Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz says about Stop Making Sense , the band's influential 1984 concert film.