On This Day, February 6, 1984...The Talking Heads performed their last-ever concert at the Sweetwaters South Festival in Christchurch, New Zealand. The 12-song set featured such classic songs as “Psycho Killer,” “Making Flippy Floppy," "Swamp," “Burning Down the House” and more.The show didn’t go off without a... Read More.
Ever since the members of Talking Heads — David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth and Jerry Harrison — reunited for September's Toronto Film Festival celebration of the 40th anniversary of Stop Making Sense, fans have been hoping it would lead to a musical reunion. Well, it turns out some promoters tried to make that... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Republicans are moving ahead with impeachment proceedings against Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas as they continue to make immigration a key 2024 campaign issue.House Homeland Security Committee Republicans opened Wednesday's impeachment hearing against Mayorkas by rehashing familiar arguments that highlight the historically... Read More.
The 40th anniversary celebration of Talking Heads' critically acclaimed concert documentary and live album, Stop Making Sense, will continue this year, with an upcoming tribute album.A24, the studio that released a newly restored version of the film in 2023, just revealed on social media that a tribute... Read More.
Talking Heads’ Jerry Harrison is teaming up with the band's touring guitarist Adrian Belew for a new tour this summer.The 2024 Remain in Light summer tour, as the name of the tour suggests, will have the artists playing songs from the 1980s era of Talking Heads, when they... Read More.
The original members of Talking Heads — David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth and Chris Frantz — reunited at the Toronto Film Festival, September 11, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their iconic concert film Stop Making Sense. According to Consequence, the audience was up on their feet dancing during the world premiere of... Read More.
Talking Heads broke up rather acrimoniously back in 1991, but keyboardist Jerry Harrison says the upcoming 40th anniversary rerelease of their iconic concert film Stop Making Sense has healed some old wounds.During an appearance on Consequence’s Kyle Meredith With … podcast, Harrison says when they were approached by distributor... Read More.
It’s been over 30 years since Talking Heads split up on bad terms, and frontman David Byrne is feeling bad about what went down.“As a younger person, I was not as pleasant to be around. When I was working on some Talking Heads shows, I was more of... Read More.
The Talking Heads are reuniting, but unfortunately for fans, they won’t be playing music together.Spin reports that band members David Byrne, Tina Weymouth, Chris Frantz and Jerry Harrison are set to take part in a Q&A at the Toronto Film Festival to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their classic concert... Read More.