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  1. Diddy, Nas Confirmed for Alicia Keys' Black BallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KNEK-FM Lafayette

    ... performances from Keys, Nas , Angel Haze and David Byrne , former front man for New Wave rock band Talking Heads . Tickets for the benefit start at $3,500 and go all the way up to $100,000 for a table. For more information, visit the organization's ...

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  2. Quick Hits: American Music Awards, Justin Timberkale, Foo Fighters, Jake Miller, ShipRockedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | FMQB

    ... and will be filmed by director Jonathan Demme (known for The Silence of the Lambs and concert docs such as Talking Heads' Stop Making Sense ), according to the Hollywood Reporter . However, it's unclear at this time what form the Timberlake footage ...

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  3. Walk the Moon Names the 10 Best Music Videos of the '80sRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... weird was really celebrated, you know? I think bands and so many seminal artists, like David Bowie and the Talking Heads , were really at the peak of their weirdness and kookiness. They were so committed to whatever dreamlike, fantasy world they ...

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  4. Diddy, Nas Confirmed for Alicia Keys' Black BallRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KNEK-FM Lafayette

    ... performances from Keys, Nas , Angel Haze and David Byrne , former front man for New Wave rock band Talking Heads . Tickets for the benefit start at $3,500 and go all the way up to $100,000 for a table. For more information, visit the organization's ...

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  5. Jonathan Demme To Capture Justin Timberlake's Final Shows On FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... nuary (15) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The director is not new to concert movies - he's also the man behind Talking Heads' Stop Making Sense and Neil Young's Heart of Gold.

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  6. Here Lies Love - reviews of 'wildly quirky' disco musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The First Post

    A new disco musical, Here Lies Love, is playing at the National Theatre, London. David Byrne of Talking Heads and DJ Fatboy Slim created the show about the life of former first lady of the Philippines, Imelda Marcos, which premiered off-Broadway last year.

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  7. Stop Making SenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    What makes a great concert film? Is it a big event with dozens of stars, like Woodstock or Wattstax ? Is it chancing into horror, like Gimme Shelter ? Is it a gathering for a noble cause like The Concert For Bangladesh ? Or is it a heartstring tugger like The Last Waltz ? Jonathan Demme's Stop Making Sense makes the argument that the key to greatness is catching a group at just the right time. In December 1983, Talking Heads were riding a wave of creativity that had started at CBGB's in 1977.

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  8. Jonathan Demme to film Justin Timberlake's final tour datesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... the 1989 thriller "Silence of the Lambs," he's also filmed numerous music documentaries, including The Talking Heads' concert documentary,"Stop Making Sense," three Neil Young music documentaries, and three Bruce Springsteen videos. He's now slated ...

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  9. 10 reasons to see String Cheese Incident LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... In My Head", the band's first studio album in nine years, this past April. Producer Jerry Harrison of the Talking Heads worked on 10 new songs with the group collaboratively written over the last few years. So if you're looking to jam and join the ...

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  10. Music column: The perfect albumRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | 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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  11. Jonathan Demme Filming Justin Timberlake ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    Entertainment Weekly reports that Oscar winner Jonathan Demme - who directed Silence of the Lambs as well as concert films such as Talking Heads' Stop Making Sense and Neil Young's Heart of Gold - will film the final two shows of Justin Timberlake's 20/20 Experience world tour, which are taking place January 1st and 2nd in Las Vegas, presumably for a chilling psychological thriller that will haunt the dreams of generations to come. You still wake up sometimes, don't you? Wake up in the dark and hear the screaming of the JT fans? These links are a mix of Vulture and sponsored links.

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  12. Justin Timberlake's Final Tour Dates to be Filmed by...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Billboard

    Justin Timberlake is winding down his 20/20 Experience world tour, announcing that the final two shows will take place on Jan. 1 and Jan. 2 at Las Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena and be filmed by Jonathan Demme . Best known for directing The Silence of the Lambs and such concert docs as Talking Heads' Stop Making Sense and Neil Young's Heart of Gold , filmmaker, producer and screenwriter Demme is teaming with producer Gary Goetzman , credited on the upcoming HBO miniseries Olive Kitteridge , for the as-yet-unrevealed Timberlake project.

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  13. Justin Timberlake's Tour-Ending Concerts to Be Filmed by Jonathan DemmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    Justin Timberlake is winding down his 20/20 Experience world tour, announcing that the final two shows will take place on Jan. 1 and Jan. 2 at Las Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena and be filmed by Jonathan Best known for directing The Silence of the Lambs and such concert docs as Talking Heads' Stop Making Sense and Neil Young 's Heart of Gold , filmmaker, producer and screenwriter Timberlake returns to the road on Nov. 20, playing Portland's Moda Center before continuing on to 16 more shows including stops in Los Angeles, Dallas, Houston and Chicago.

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

    Yesterday | 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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  15. Justin Timberlake to Close 20/20 Experience Tour with Filmed Shows in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 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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  16. Justin Timberlake's '20/20 Experience' winds back to MGM Grand for New Year's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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