Talking Heads Producer Recalls Recording Wrong Guitarist
Veteran producer Steve Lillywhite recalled the moment a case of mistaken identity resulted in Talking Heads starting to record an album track with someone who turned out to be a messenger.
David Byrne Kicks Off Daring ‘American Utopia’ Tour: Video, Set List
David Byrne began his 'American Utopia' tour by drawing on material from his upcoming album and work with Talking Heads, St. Vincent and more.
The Many, Many Lives of Talking Heads’ ‘Once in a Lifetime’
We look at how many ways Talking Heads' "Once in a Lifetime" has been interpreted over the years.
Oscar-Winning Talking Heads and Neil Young Director Jonathan Demme Dies
Jonathan Demme, the Academy Award-winning director of The Silence of the Lambs and several music documentaries, including Talking Heads' Stop Making Sense, has died.
The Story of the Talking Heads’ Pivotal Live Album ‘Stop Making Sense’
From the start, Talking Heads never did things the way they were supposed to.
The Story of Talking Heads’ Masterpiece, ‘Remain in Light’
The seeds of Talking Heads' landmark 'Remain in Light' album were planted on their previous record.
How the Talking Heads Took Their Tentative First Steps With ’77’
They hadn't yet discovered funk, or tape loops, or adventurous collaborators, yet there's still a primal, engrossing energy.
How Talking Heads Marked a Turning Point on ‘Fear of Music’
Released on Aug. 3, 1979, the Talking Heads' Fear of Music found David Byrne's always-offbeat observations set to turbulent, often strikingly ominous music beds that grew out of loose, but ultimately uncredited full-band jams.