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Talking Heads’ ‘Stop Making Sense’ Celebrates 30 with Digital, Theatrical Release

Once Stop Making Sense, the highly regarded Talking Heads concert film, hits 30 years old this year, the band will celebrate by seeing the movie hit theaters again.

05/21/2014

Talking Heads, years later at their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Listen to Talking Heads Perform Unreleased Song from 1976

Talking Heads was opening for Television in the summer of 1976 when they performed this recently unearthed and never before heard instrumental track.

12/27/2013

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Talking Heads’ David Byrne Fears For The Future Of New York City

David Byrne believes, “the cultural part of the city—the mind—has been usurped by the top 1 percent.” Byrne speaks of New York City, of course; a city he made home during the mid-1970s and still resides in today.

10/08/2013

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Love Hurts AND Stinks: A Classic Valentine’s Day Playlist

For the single folks in the room, Valentine’s Day is just cruel. An entire day that rubs in the fact that you’re alone? No thank you. Take the mushy stuff elsewhere, this is not a […]

02/13/2013

Thousands of participants perform Michael Jackson's "Thriller" zombie dance in Los Angeles. (AFP PHOTO/Robyn Beck/Getty)

10 Classic Songs For Halloween

We’ve come up with ten spooky-ish songs that are classic yet not total novelty tracks.

10/24/2012

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New Releases: Bob Dylan, ZZ Top, David Byrne & More

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again.

09/12/2012

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Florence And the Machine Cover Talking Heads’ “Wild Wild Life” Dressed As Wildlife

Covering the Talking Heads is practically a rite of passage for indie rock bands these days. After all, the influential ’80s new wave band did inspire Radiohead’s name and got a nod from U2 in […]

05/22/2012

Rock Flashback: Robert Palmer

Few artists in rock history reinvented themselves as completely as [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Robert Palmer[/lastfm] did between the mid-’70s and the mid-’80s.

09/28/2011

Birthday and Departures – Sunday

BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES -2/21 1943 – [lastfm]DAVID GEFFEN[/lastfm] (RECORD PRODUCER) 1945 – PAUL NEWTON ([lastfm]URIAH HEAP[/lastfm]) 1949 – JERRY HARRISON ([lastfm]TALKING HEADS[/lastfm]) 1951 – VINCE WELNICK ([lastfm]TUBES[/lastfm]) 1951 – MICHAEL COTTON ([lastfm]TUBES[/lastfm]) 1980 – JANET […]

02/21/2010

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