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Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime: The Stories Behind Every Song

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A superbly illustrated, in-depth examination of the stories, events, places, and characters that inspired the songs of the Talking Heads, arguably the most significant band to emerge from the late-'70s New York punk scene based around CBGB's club. Led by guitarist-vocalist David Byrne, the band enjoyed major chart success on both sides of the Atlantic with infectious, ince ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published September 1st 2004 by Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation (first published August 1st 2004)
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Charlie
Mar 21, 2007 Charlie rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Square Pegs
For anyone who ever wondered what the hell David Byrne was warbling about, here's a book that...wonders the same thing. Dont expect tales of trashed hotels and knocked-up fifteen year olds...Talking Heads were nerds. Glorious Nerds.
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