David Byrne - Page 2

David Byrne Announces World Tour

When David Byrne announced a short run of East Coast shows late last year, he advertised his "most ambitious" stage show since the Talking Heads…
Chris DeVille | January 16, 2018 - 1:04 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Oh boy, if you thought 2018 would be any better than 2017, hopefully the first proper work week of the year dispelled you of those…
Stereogum | January 12, 2018 - 4:10 pm

Livestream David Byrne’s Talk About Reasons To Be Cheerful

Recently, David Byrne has been collecting stories and ideas that inspire optimism for Reasons To Be Cheerful, an ongoing series of hopeful writings, photos, music,…
Peter Helman | January 8, 2018 - 12:41 pm

David Byrne – “Everybody’s Coming To My House”

News of a new David Byrne album called American Utopia leaked last month, and today the former Talking Heads leader has officially announced the album.
Peter Helman | January 8, 2018 - 12:00 pm

New David Byrne Album American Utopia Out In March?

Just yesterday, twitchy legend David Byrne announced that he'd head out on the road next year for his "most ambitious" set of shows since his…
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2017 - 10:34 am

David Byrne Announces Tour With “Most Ambitious” Show Since Stop Making Sense

David Byrne announced a small number of East Coast tour dates that he says will be his "most ambitious" since the Talking Heads shows Jonathan…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 12, 2017 - 3:57 pm

Watch Neil DeGrasse Tyson Interview David Byrne On Star Talk

David Byrne appears on the latest episode of Neil DeGrasse Tyson's TV show Star Talk, but not to discuss the 40th anniversary of Talking Heads'
Chris DeVille | September 20, 2017 - 10:02 am

Oneohtrix Point Never Talks David Byrne Collaborations: “You’ll Hear Them Very Soon”

In a recent Reddit AMA, David Byrne revealed that he wrote a song with Oneohtrix Point Never's Daniel Lopatin for an upcoming solo album due…
Peter Helman | August 15, 2017 - 7:24 pm

Watch David Byrne Lead Whitney Houston Karaoke At His How Music Works Variety Show In NYC

Last night, David Byrne hosted a variety show at the Town Hall in NYC to celebrate a new edition of his How Music Works book,…
James Rettig | June 2, 2017 - 1:17 pm

David Byrne Wrote A Song With Oneohtrix Point Never, And Promises A New Album Next Year

David Byrne participated in a Reddit AMA interview, and there are a couple of interesting takeaways. First off, he's expecting to release a new solo…
James Rettig | May 11, 2017 - 3:46 pm

David Byrne Announces How Music Works Variety Show

David Byrne's book, How Music Works, was published in 2012, and its latest edition features a new chapter on developments in music discovery and how…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 10, 2017 - 1:35 pm

Watch David Byrne Perform “Once In A Lifetime” With Angélique Kidjo At Carnegie Hall

Beninese singer Angélique Kidjo performed Talking Heads' 1980 classic Remain In Light in full at New York's Carnegie Hall last night, and she brought along…
Peter Helman | May 6, 2017 - 1:44 pm

David Byrne Eulogizes Stop Making Sense Director Jonathan Demme

Filmmaker Jonathan Demme died earlier today. Among his many accomplishments, one of his most beloved was the Talking Heads concert film Stop Making Sense, and…
James Rettig | April 26, 2017 - 4:52 pm

David Byrne Speaks Out Against Trump’s Proposed NEA Elimination

Yesterday, David Byrne attended a rally at New York's City Hall to protest Donald Trump's proposed elimination of publicly funded arts organizations like the National…
Peter Helman | April 4, 2017 - 6:29 pm

Sounding Board

Echo In Eternity: The Indelible Mark Of Arthur Russell

In a 1987 Melody Maker review, music critic David Stubbs said that Arthur Russell's World Of Echo was "what is left when the Beat has…
Lindsey Rhoades | March 8, 2017 - 1:50 pm
1 2 3 4 5 ...