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  1. From rock musician to crowdfunding medical startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Jerry Harrison is best known for burning down the house on keyboards and guitar for the '70s and '80s rock band Talking Heads. So you might ask yourself: How did he get into equity crowdfunding for medical companies? Harrison, who turned 68 last week, went into music production and the tech startup world after the band broke up in 1991.


  2. 5 Ways to Watch Movies That Aren't NetflixPut these film festivals...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... Philadelphia Film Festival with a full weekend of music-focused films from the past 40 years, including the Talking Heads concert doc Stop Making Sense , Cameron Crowe's Almost Famous , and Martin Scorsese's The Last Waltz . It runs March 31 to ...


  3. Preview: 7 Can't Miss Acts At Rock N Roll Resort v7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | JamBase

    ... honors the music from three of the world's most beloved bands. For anyone partial to the sounds of Pink Floyd, Talking Heads or Phish, PTF will hit that nostalgic sweet spot and simultaneously rev fans up through a truly a unique and special concert ...


  4. Review: a Contemporary Colora is a hypnotic concert filmRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | KDWN

    In 2015, former Talking Heads front man David Byrne staged an unconventional show in which he paired up 10 contemporary musicians and performers with color guard teams - those baton and saber twirling staples of small town parades and high school football games. The musicians, including the likes of St. Vincent, Lucius, Ad-Rock, Zola Jesus and Nelly Furtado, composed original songs that the color guard teams then used to choreograph a corresponding routine.


  5. First Listen: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, 'The Tourist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | National Public Radio

    ... appealing new ways. Still, The Tourist picks up where 2014's Only Run left off: by deepening and expanding the Talking Heads -esque template of CYHSY's early work. No matter how distressed and disconcerted Ounsworth appears across these 10 songs, ...


  6. The Daily Cute: This Moose Be the PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 |

    This seemed appropriate for today because it's almost the end of the week, it's cold outside where I am, and, "Home is where I want to be," as David Byrne of Talking Heads sang. Well, we can't all be at home, but this gallery of adorable moose will certainly make you feel warm and cozy.


  7. The String Cheese Incident To Release 'Believe' Studio Album In AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | JamBase

    ... SCI's just-opened Sound Lab Studio and like their previous release, 2014's Song In My Head , was produced by Talking Heads founding keyboardist Jerry Harrison . Believe features nine, brand-new, original tunes, most of which were the product of a ...


  8. 224 Books About Music in David Byrne's Personal LibraryRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Tellio

    ... they also remain community resources of paramount importance. As Ted Mills posted here in the summer of 2015 , Talking Heads frontman, "polymath and all-around swell person David Byrne " affirmed that latter status of the physical library when he ...


  9. David Byrne's Joan of Arc: Into the Fire Begins Tonight at The Public TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 |

    ... a nation, and they burned her for it. Oscar, Grammy, and Golden Globe winner David Byrne , lead singer of the Talking Heads and creator of The Public's hit Here Lies Love, explores the electrifying, meteoric rise of Joan of Arc through the lens of a ...


  10. Weekly Roundup: Saharan Rock & Call Me PrettyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... group Rubblebucket . But this project offers more of a garage/punk vibe, with perhaps a little nod to early Talking Heads. "Hello, I'm running/obviously I'm running. Hello, I'm running/obviously I'm running now," Toth sings in the video for the song ...


  11. Just Announced: World Cafe 25 x Philadelphia Film Society 25 weekend film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Society to present the XPN Film Festival. Over the three days, six films will be screened including: the epic Talking Heads documentary, Stop Making Sense ; two of Cameron Crowe's most loved films about rock and roll - Almost Famous and Singles - ...


  12. Pro-Shot Video: Pink Talking Fish Covers 'Gumbo' With Leo Nocentelli & Turkuaz HornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | JamBase

    On February 3, Phish/Talking Heads/Pink Floyd tribute act Pink Talking Fish welcomed a number of guests to join them at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York for their Stops Making Sense concept show . The venue recently shared pro-shot video featuring a highlight of PTF's marathon In the video below we watch as Pink Talking Fish are joined by The Meters guitarist Leo Nocentelli , Kung Fu drummer Adrian Tramontano on percussion and the Turkuaz horns for a cover of "Gumbo" by Phish.


  13. See the headliners, special guests, local performers for Festival International 2017, April 26-30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Advocate

    ... Givers with special guests Mokoomba, Dickie Landry, and Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth of the Tom Tom Club and Talking Heads. Local performers include Brother Dege, The Viatones, The Revelers, Durwood; Dwight J. Roy, Mike Dean Band, Shrugs, and ...


  14. Festival International de Louisiane Announces 2017 LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... Sunday night closing show featuring GIVERS with special collaborations with Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth of Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club, Dickie Landry (Louisiana), Mokoomba (Zimbabwe), along with a few other surprise guests. This performance is ...


  15. Thank You For Sending Me An AngelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2010 | Consolation Champs

    ... chael's Hospital. You can read more about it here . "Thank You For Sending Me An Angel" is a very fine song by Talking Heads from their second album (and my favourite), More Songs About Buildings and Food (1978).


  16. AlbumRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 |

    ... the best albums of the 1980s by one of the best bands from the 1980s, we drop everything to give it a listen. Talking Heads was simply, beautifully and brilliantly, the best band to emerge from this phalanx of musical groups which, for a short time, ...


  17. First Listen: Sinkane, 'Life & Livin' It'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | National Public Radio

    ... and the sonic history of New York's artsy, bohemian Downtown. Though it's hardly a novel conceit (see: Talking Heads and Vampire Weekend, among many), what distinguishes Sinkane's take on the formula is its marriage of borderless musical ...


  18. Stephen Colbert Covers Talking Heads At Benefit ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | JamBase

    On Saturday night, late night talk show host Stephen Colbert participated in an '80s-themed charity concert at The Wellmont Theater in Montclair, New Jersey. The benefit for the Montclair Film Festival included the host of The Late Show leading an ensemble through a rendition of a Talking Heads classic song.


  19. Watch Stephen Colbert Cover Talking Heads, Dis Kellyanne ConwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | RollingStone

    Stephen Colbert honed his David Byrne impression in front of a live audience on Saturday night, performing the Talking Heads ' hit "Once in a Lifetime" at a benefit concert for the Montclair Film Festival. Thirty years after their influential concert film, drummer Chris Frantz remembers the suit, the choreography and the direction Colbert opened his rendition of the Eighties classic by mimicking one of Byrne's moves from the "Once in a Lifetime" video, throwing his arms over his head and his torso backward as if blown by a fierce gust of wind.


  20. Stephen Colbert Nailed This Talking Heads Cover: WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Billboard

    Stephen Colbert loves to hop on the mic. The Late Show host proved his vocal prowess on Saturday night at a benefit for the Montclair Film Festival in Montclair, New Jersey, where he busted out killer cover of the Talking Heads ' "Once in a Lifetime."