Talking Heads

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

JACK’s Inside Track: Talking Heads

Bein’ a Rock Doc Freak, I almost feel like a total loser having NOT yet seen “Stop Making Sense”, celebrating it’s 30th Anniversary!

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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

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.

10/24/2013

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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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Talking Heads’ ‘This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)’: Who Covered It Best?

No matter how you feel about the Talking Heads, you can’t deny the beauty of their sweet, sad love song “This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody),” off 1983′s Speaking In Tongues. You just can’t.

08/21/2013

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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.

02/13/2013

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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

Talking Heads

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

David Byrne Suing Florida Governor For Copyright Infringement

Former [lastfm]Talking Heads [/lastfm]frontman [lastfm]David Byrne [/lastfm]is suing Florida Republican Governor Charlie Crist for allegedly using the Talking Heads hit “Road To Nowhere” without his consent. The song appeared in a YouTube video created as […]

05/26/2010

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