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  1. How the truth became a casualtyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    So there's this old Talking Heads song that leaps to mind these days every time I hear Gov. Tom Wolf and legislative Republicans sparring over their respective budget proposals. It's called "Crosseyed and Painless."


  2. Air France Workers Invade Meeting, Rip Shirts Off Executives Over Plan to Cut 2,900 JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Gawker

    ... of long-haul flights Pierre Plissonnier did not. Truth be told, the David Byrne after a really intense Talking Heads show look is sort of working for Pilssonnier. I Want to Stand With This Archive of 1990s Kmart Store Soundtracks on a Mountain; I ...


  3. Rock Hall Anniversary: The Talking Heads' Remain in LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 |

    After three albums during the late 1970s, the Talking Heads ushered in the new decade with their fourth album, Remain in Light . Released in October 1980, the album showcased the band's usual blend of post-punk and new wave, but with musician and producer Brian Eno at the helm, it would also bring in other musical elements including, worldbeat, hip-hop, and funk.


  4. Most exciting ideas in academia coming from spaces between disciplinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Age

    ... humanities through engineering, physics and the social sciences. There are popular stars like David Byrne of Talking Heads and record producer Brian Eno but lesser-known figures too, such as Eyal Weizman who has pioneered "forensic architecture", ...


  5. RECORDING: Legendary Latin Jazz Bassist Ray Martinez Releases "Legacy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | All About Jazz

    ... Simon in several musical recordings and also performed in two world tours with David Byrne ex-leader of the Talking Heads. In addition, Ray served as a special guest on David Byrne's production of Brazilian artist Margareth Menezes. Increasingly in ...


  6. The String Cheese Incident Enters Studio With Jerry HarrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | JamBase

    On October 14 The String Cheese Incident kick off an extensive fall tour with the first of two shows at Skyway Theatre in Minneapolis. Before they hit the road, SCI has reconvened in their studio/practice/storage space to record with producer Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads fame.


  7. Walter Becker's 11 Tracks Of Whack took chances Steely Dan never didRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... reciting the vocals as much as he's singing them David Byrne style, it has all the earmarks for a classic Talking Heads tune. "Book of Liars" is a softer, jazzier number that sounds perhaps most Steely Dan-like, showcasing a Becker's rarely seen ...


  8. King Crimson moved far afield on Discipline, but didn't forget its rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... a conversational Belew taking over vocals. (He sounds an awful lot like his old tour boss, David Byrne of the Talking Heads, on tracks like "Thela Hun Ginjeet.") Tony Levin's canny work on the Chapman Stick, notably on the opening "Elephant Talk," ...


  9. Milwaukee club Mad Planet celebrating its 25th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and a night of '70s and '80s cover bands Saturday. (Get details at .) "Jerry Harrison (from the Talking Heads) used to hang out here, and he used to bring in the band Live," Silagy said. "They were so cute and shy and polite and got a ...


  10. The String Cheese Incident to Release 3-Disc Rhythm of the Road:...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 23 |

    ... in 2014 through SCI Fidelity Records/Loud & Proud Records. The album was produced by Jerry Harrison of the Talking Heads and included 10 new songs written collaboratively by the group over the past few years. The album debuted at #1 on the Billboard ...


  11. Free Museum Day 9/26Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 | WWOZ

    ... truly unique and modern New Orleans sound. Astute listeners may hear whispers of artists like Santigold or the Talking Heads. MediaNOLA , started in 2009 at Tulane, is a project that serves as a portal for histories of culture and cultural ...


  12. New music spotlight: Daria & the Hip DropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 | WWOZ

    Daria & the Hip Drops released their new album, Hipnotic , on Saturday, September 12. Upbeat with strong vocals, the group pulls influences from indie pop, rock, Caribbean, and electronic genres to end up with a truly unique and modern New Orleans sound. Astute listeners may hear whispers of artists like Santigold or the Talking Heads.


  13. UCLA Football vs. BYU Watch Parties: Play It Cool Bruins, Real CoolRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 17 | Bruins Nation

    ... fans) keep their cool even when their may be crazy stuff going on, on the field. First, I thought a little Talking Heads would be in order. As I write this I realize the name, Talking Heads, symbolizes one things the Bruins must do, keep the good ...


  14. The SetlistKnowing Where You've BeenOr: What's old is new againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 17 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... that goes, "Well, we know where we're goin', but we don't know where we've been." That was David Byrne of the Talking Heads. I'm not mentally equipped to tell you which proverb is correct, but there's something important to be reflected upon in ...


  15. This Day in Rock History: September 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 16 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... the greatest pop, rock and soul acts of the day during its run from Sept. 16, 1964 to Jan. 8, 1966. In 1977, Talking Heads became the newest band from the fertile downtown New York to arrive when their debut, Talking Heads: 77 , hit shelves ...


  16. Landlady - "Mind"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 16 | Stereogum

    There are a plethora of New York City art-rock bands who are not the Talking Heads, but who work in the same milieu that David Byrne and his cohort pulled from the ether in the '80s. Landlady are one of those bands; they are not the Talking Heads, but they've covered "Mind" from 1979's Fear Of Music as part of their latest free EP Heat that came out this summer.


  17. Dan Deacon Brings His Danceable, Hard Grooves To Elm CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 |

    ... up or using as is. "That's what I'm most excited about," he said. "I really look at 'Remain In Light' [Talking Heads' 1980 album] as a major inspiration for making a studio record with live content, thinking of each session as a sample library." ...


  18. Atrium Audio Selects Aviom For Cue SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 | ProSoundWeb

    ... Other recent projects include engineering LIVE's album "The Turn" with renowned producer Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads fame. The studio was designed and built to provide a home base for the production pair's own work, and to provide an atmosphere ...


  19. Great expectations for Ought and their second albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 |

    ... Darcy's twitchy vocal stylings still channel David Byrne back when he was at his most neurotic on those early Talking Heads albums and the guitar sound could be described as Television meets Parquet Courts. If anything, the wall of sound is even ...


  20. In the studio with producer/engineer Dave JerdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 13 |

    ... I did Jane's Addiction, Social Distortion, and Alice In Chains. One of the first things I engineered was Talking Heads' Remain in Light . I did the album with Brian Eno. I did two albums with him. After engineering for ten years, I started ...