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Fatboy Slim's big beat breakout track "The Rockafeller Skank" felt like a giddy novelty in 1998, when it came out. But it hit huge, and the song, when you run across it now, is still nearly as much…   Read Story »
We brought you this track from David Byrne and Fatboy Slim's Imelda Marco concept album in January, and today Byrne debuted a video to go with it. Says Byrne: "We did a photo session for a magazine…   Read Story »
Make this the third take on David Byrne's highly collaborative bizarro concept album about shoe-loving dictator's widow Imelda Marcos. Totally normal sentence. A co-credit on the sounds goes to…   Read Story »
"Here Lies Love" is the scene-setting title track from David Byrne and Fatboy Slim's post-BPA Imelda Marcos concept album. As we've mentioned, each track on the 2-CD collection features a different…   Read Story »
Here lies the first listen from Here Lies Love, the weirdo concept album about Imelda Marcos, the shoe-obsessed widow of the Philippines' former dictator. It comes courtesy of everyone's favorite…   Read Story »
This year in music was great and we'rea gonna let it finish (sorry), but in terms of notable album releases the ship has sailed. No offense, 30 Seconds To Mars. While the Gummys' virtual poll booth…   Read Story »
Details are emerging on the Renaissance Man's Here Lies Love, a concept album about Imelda Marcos, shoe-obsessed widow of the Philippines' former dictator. Byrne wrote the project with Fatboy Slim…   Read Story »
The BPA, aka Brighton Port Authority, aka Fatboy Slim, is a conceptual project involving a dozen or so people. We showed you the infectious "Toe Jam" with David Byrne and Dizzee Rascal. Now you can…   Read Story »
A number of people get naked in "Toe Jam," but the synchronized black boxes are good at covering up the naughty parts. Also, it's not David Byrne or Dizzee Rascal doing the stripping. Though Byrne…   Read Story »