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  1. What are Scotland's bosses reading on holiday?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Scotsman.com

    ... book that had lots of food for thought. Totally loved it. David Byrne in my opinion is a musical legend and Talking Heads were a firm favourite of mine throughout my teenage years in the 1980s. Myself and five other close friends drove down in a ...

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  2. Arts Around Town: Rollicking tale of heroism, mischief with APT's 'Robin Hood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... least two and in some cases several characters. The Bethlehem-based band, Start Making Sense, will perform a Talking Heads tribute on Sept. 17 at 8 p.m., at Lehigh University's Zoellner Arts Center in Bethlehem, recreating director Jonathan Demme's ...

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  3. A few tribute acts to see soon in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Charleston City Paper

    Charleston sure does love a good tribute concert. Here are some other novelty acts you can catch in the next week, honoring Talking Heads, David Bowie, Prince, Black Sabbath, and Curtis Mayfield.

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  4. Blondie, Thurston Moore, Jim Jarmusch, and more pay tribute to Suicide's Alan VegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Facebook of singer Debbie Harry eating in a diner with Vega and other Suicide member Martin Rev. Then there's Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz who retweeted an old CBGB flyer featuring Suicide (and Ramones and The Crampswhat a week!): When the ...

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  5. Richmond Musician and Filmmaker Nate Griffin Blends Both to Carve a NicheRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Style Weekly

    ... fill time. While he'd dabbled in film, music was his first priority. He formed Fear of Music, a popular local Talking Heads tribute band, in 2013, recruiting his then-wife and a collection of friends, some dating back to middle school. He also ...

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  6. Review: Swiss Army Man (2016) 't...Read the original story

    May 12, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Welcome to "Swiss Army Man." In order for the film to works its magic you have to be able to put your brain in Talking Heads-mode and tell it to Stop Making Sense , in other words just go with it. Like a Swiss Army knife, Hank soon realizes that the ...

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  7. Bucks Burnett's Namedropper: How I Met Tiny TimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Dallas Observer

    ... him for BARK , a music magazine I was publishing at the time. I had already interviewed Chris Frantz of Talking Heads, and had met a few rock stars by that point, but the idea of meeting Tiny Tim went beyond rock star to extraterrestrial. I could ...

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  8. TBTXPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Today's #TBTXPN Throwback Thursday theme showcases the golden era of new wave music. Talking Heads emerged out of the New York music scene in the mid-70s and hit their musical peak in the late 70s and 80s with a string of now classic albums including Talking Heads: 77 , Fear Of Music , More Songs About Buildings and Food , Remain In Light , and Speaking In Tongues .

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  9. #TBTXPN: Listen to Robert Drake's Land of The Lost interviews with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... with Dave Wakeling of The English Beat, Stan Ridgway of Wall of Voodoo, Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth of the Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club, and Peter Murphy, the former lead singer of Bauhuas. You can listen to archives of Robert's Land Of The ...

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  10. Fred Armisen, Bill Hader, & Maya Rudolph Making Talking Heads Parody For Documentary NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Stereogum

    Stop Making Sense , the 1984 Talking Heads concert film that Jonathan Demme directed, might be the single greatest live-show movie ever made. And this fall, it'll get a special tribute from three very funny people.

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  11. FilmTalking Heads' Stop Making Sense gets parodied by Bill Hader and Fred ArmisenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | NME

    Talking Heads ' classic concert movie Stop Making Sense is to be parodied by US comedians Bill Hader and Fred Armisen for their spoof documentary series Documentary Now . The first series of Documentary Now parodied soft rock with spoof band Blue Jean Committee.

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  12. Fred Armisen, Bill Hader & Maya Rudolph Reveal 'Stop Making Sense' Talking Heads ParodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | JamBase

    An upcoming episode of Fred Armisen and Bill Hader's Documentary Now! television program will parody the classic Talking Heads concert film Stop Making Sense . Fellow Saturday Night Live album Maya Rudolph will also appear and perform in the musical spoof.

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  13. Fred Armisen, Bill Hader, Maya Rudolph Working on Talking Heads 'Stop Making Sense' ParodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Billboard

    Fred Armisen and Bill Hader's mockumentary-style TV show Documentary Now! returns to IFC for its second season this fall and one episode will feature a comedic take on the seminal 1984 Talking Heads concert film Stop Making Sense . The episode, titled "Test Pattern," will spotlight a band by the same name as it performs its final concert.

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  14. Five great live albums: From Otis Redding to Built to SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Salon.com

    ... covering recordings by Wilco ("Kicking Television: Live in Chicago"), The Band and friends ("The Last Waltz"), Talking Heads ("Stop Making Sense"), Joni Mitchell ("Miles of Aisles"), and Belle & Sebastian ("If You're Feeling Sinister: Live at the ...

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  15. Hoppy days: Little Creatures comes to HKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Drinks Business

    ... in 2000 by the original brewers of the Matilda Bay Brewing Company. It also takes its name from the Talking Heads Little Creatures album and refers to the live yeast that turns sugars into ethanol. Asides from its American Pale Ale, its range ...

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  16. The wedding singerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Bangkok Post

    ... a founding member of the Parliament-Funkadelic musical collective and a de facto member of the art-rock band Talking Heads (which he never officially joined), recently passed away. World Beat would like to pay tribute to this brilliant keyboard ...

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  17. Oscilloscope nabs David Byrne doc "Contemporary Color"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Oscilloscope Laboratories has acquired North American rights to Bill Ross and Turner Ross's Contemporary Color , the documentary featuring and produced by Talking Heads frontman David Byrne that bowed this spring at the Tribeca Film Festival. A 2017 theatrical release is planned, Deadline reports.

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  18. Secure the Sun, Matt Jaffe and the Distractions at Silo's NapaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... his age. Initially discovered at a San Francisco open mic night by Jerry Harrison (keyboardist/ guitarist of Talking Heads), Jaffe went on to coax the Bay Area power pop scene legend Matthew King Kaufman -- Beserkley Records founder (Jonathan ...

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  19. Vancouver's Park Theatre to become dedicated 'event cinema' spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | CBC News

    ... Canada Day, beginning with several screenings of the 1983 Canadian comedy Strange Brew, as well as the classic Talking Heads concert movie, Stop Making Sense. Cineplex bought the Park, along with Fifth Avenue Cinemas in 2013. Fifth Avenue was ...

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  20. David Byrne Docu 'Contemporary Color' Acquired By OscilloscopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Deadline

    Oscilloscope Laboratories has acquired North American rights to Bill Ross and Turner Ross's Contemporary Color , the documentary featuring and produced by Talking Heads frontman David Byrne that bowed this spring at the Tribeca Film Festival. A 2017 theatrical release is planned.

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