David Byrne

David Byrne's 1986 film 'True Stories' getting Criterion edition in November

<b>David Byrne</b>‘s feature film directorial debut, the quirky comedy <i>True Stories</i>, is getting a much deserved Criterion edition on November 20. If you’ve …

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David Byrne’s 1986 Film True Stories Getting Criterion Release

David Byrne directed a film in 1986 called <i>True Stories</i>, which starred John Goodman and featured a soundtrack by Talking Heads. That film is getting the Criterion treatment; it’s out November 20 on DVD and Blu-ray. The Blu-ray edition comes with the film’s complete soundtrack on CD for the first …


The Lark Theater Presents Talking Heads: STOP MAKING SENSE

The Lark Theater is pleased to present Talking Heads: Stop Making Sense as part of their Rockin' at the Lark On The Big Screen series. Over the …

Marin County

True Stories

• New, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised by director David Byrne and cinematographer Ed Lachman, with 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio …


Choir! Choir! Choir! Sings ‘This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)’

Toronto-based vocal collective Choir! Choir! Choir! unveiled a haunting rendition of Talking Heads' "This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)."The post …

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It’s David Byrne Week in SF Bay Area — here’s how to celebrate

Happy David Byrne Week, Bay Area.<p>No, there hasn’t been an proclamation from the governor, or anything. But there might as well be, since Byrne will …

San Jose

Franz Ferdinand Deliver a Driving Performance of 'Lazy Boy' on Seth Meyers: Watch

Grammy-nominated band Franz Ferdinand stopped by <i>Late Night with Seth Meyers</i> for a bass-driven performance of their single "Lazy Boy" on Thursday …

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Watch Franz Ferdinand Perform “Lazy Boy” on Seth Meyers

Franz Ferdinand recently released <i>Always Ascending,</i> and yesterday, they went on <i>Late Night with Seth Meyers t</i>o perform the time-signature-hopping “Lazy …

Seth Meyers

Clockenflap 2018: Interpol, David Byrne + Wolf Alice among first wave of bands

<b>Clockenflap, Hong Kong’s biggest annual music and arts festival, has announced a wide ranging array of big and upcoming music names in its first</b> …

Hong Kong

David Byrne and Caribou announced for Clockenflap 2018

The annual music and arts festival will take place at Hong Kong’s Central Harbourfront on 9-11 November.Clockenflap has unveiled the first round of …

Hong Kong

What to do this summer at the Philharmonie?

JUNE 30 TO JULY 8, 2018<p>A one-of-a-kind pop festival that combines original creations, novel projects, big names and new talents. With Nils Frahm, …

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Hong Kong's Clockenflap Fest Announces First-Round Lineup With Khalid, Interpol

Hong Kong's biggest annual music and arts festival Clockenflap announced the long-awaited first round of its 2018 lineup, with New York indie legends …

Hong Kong

David Byrne Playing at Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica

Former Talking Heads singer David Byrne played last night in front of a near-capacity crowd at Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica.<p>August 7, 2018<p>Photos by …


Pop Quiz: David Byrne on how he finds utopia on the stage

Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with David Byrne. Since walking away from his old band Talking Heads in 1991, the 66-year-old musician has published a …


Patrick Hutch loses action over detention at Cloverhill

Regency Hotel murder accused claimed his detention at the prison was unlawful


Interpol, David Byrne among major names set for Clockenflap 2018

Music fans today got their first peak at this year’s Clockenflap lineup, and the news is good.<p>New York indie rock giants Interpol, US R&B star …

Hong Kong

David Byrne Mixes Music and Performance Art at Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica

Annie-B Parson, the artistic director at Brooklyn’s Big Dance Theater, worked with former Talking Heads singer David Byrne on the choreography for …


Things to Do, Aug. 7: David Byrne; Son Volt; take a dip; free outdoor concerts


Review: David Byrne searches for utopia at joyous Sony Centre show

The art-rocker said his American Utopia tour would be his most ambitious since Stop Making Sense – and he delivered

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs David Byrne play Philly – enter to win tickets!

Two of our favorite artists and live acts, <b>Yeah Yeah Yeahs</b> and <b>David Byrne</b>, both just added Philly shows to their tours! Yeah Yeah Yeahs headline the …

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tours announced: Ravyn Lenae, Sparta, Vein, David Byrne, Suicidal Tendencies, more

The following new tours were announced. Check the Tour Dates category every day for more.<p><b>RAVYN LENAE (with JORJA SMITH and more)</b><p>Rising Chicago R&B …

New Albums

From David Byrne, artistry that makes complete sense

David Byrne was sitting alone at a table, center stage, holding a big pink brain, intoning, “Here is a region of abundant details/Here is a region …


Live Review: David Byrne frees the mind and soul

David Byrne will likely never reunite Talking Heads, but he still loves his old band’s catalog — as do fans. Eight choice Heads tunes grace his …


David Byrne Presents: Alt Latin

The tour picked back up in North America this week, after being in Europe for a month. A few of these artists are from Spain (Maria Rodés joined us …

South America

David Byrne’s Joyful and Uncomfortable Reinvention of the Rock Concert

The Talking Heads singer’s “American Utopia” tour creates a new world—and forces audiences to reckon with a tragic reality.<p>What once led David Byrne to don a comically enormous business suit while on tour with the Talking Heads, a choice made iconic by Jonathan Demme’s 1984 concert documentary, <i>Stop</i> …

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Kimbra announced as David Byrne's support on upcoming Australian tour

After recently revealing that he would be heading to Australia this year to tour his latest album American Utopia, David Byrne has announced he will …


Jennifer Lopez to Receive 2018 VMAs' Video Vanguard Award

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David Byrne Announces Special Guest Kimbra On Australian New Zealand Tour

Frontier Touring is pleased to announce that two-time GRAMMY award-winning New Zealand songstress Kimbra will be joining Talking Heads bandleader …

New Zealand

MTV nostalgia dominates local stages with shows by David Byrne, Boy George

CLEVELAND, Ohio - If you want your MTV . . . we've got it right here at Also Playing, in the persons of David Byrne and Boy George & Culture</b> …


Regency Hotel shooting: Trial of Patrick Hutch adjourned as devices owned Detective Colm Fox must be examined

The trial of Patrick Hutch for his alleged part in the Regency Hotel killing has been further adjourned as electronic devices belonging to deceased …