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David Byrne's musical journey takes in opera for the first time

NEW YORK -- David Byrne has taken his share of musical journeys in three decades, turning Talking Heads from egghead rockers into a funk orchestra, playing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/23/mus_409694.shtml
Music
News from Broadway

...abused circus freak to a curiosity of London's high society.Disco musical returning as commercial ventureNEW YORK - David Byrne's splashy disco musical Here Lies Love is coming back to the Public Theater ? but with a twist.The Talking Heads...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-02-03/news-broadway
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings booked for 2011 Westobou Festival

...revue and a contemporary approach to performance," according to a release.Jones has hit the studio and stage with David Byrne, They Might Be Giants, Lou Reed and Michael Buble. The Dap-Kings' musical chops have also been in high-demand...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/entertainment/2011-05-20/sharon-jones-and
Europe bans import of U.S. poultry products

...considering a U.S.-wide ban. The Philippines also was considering a ban. EU Health and Consumer Affairs Commissioner David Byrne said the decision cuts off imports of live chickens, turkeys and eggs. Chicken and turkey meat are also banned although...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/25/bus_405726.shtml
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Concert calendar

...Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh, N.C.; $8; 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, Headliners at Banana Joe's, Columbia; $8 DAVID BYRNE: Friday, June 11, Georgia Theatre, Athens, Ga. SEVEN MARY THREE: Friday, June 18, Headliners at Banana Joe's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/27/mus_416939.shtml
Music
New crop of concert films rocking theaters

...concert film to his credit: "Stop Making Sense," the 1984 Talking Heads documentary. In it, he begins with frontman David Byrne singing alone with only an acoustic guitar and a tape player in front of the unadorned back wall of the stage. As the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/27/mus_73928.shtml
Music
DVD releases

...behind-the-scenes documentary and is featured in an interview from the late 1980s. Other extras include interviews with composers David Byrne and Ryuichi Sakamoto. COST: DVD set, $59.95. (Criterion) 'COMANCHE MOON' WHAT: Larry McMurtry's prequel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/28/mov_189001.shtml
Movies
Sound Bites: Music Reviews

...work with Latin artists such as Aterciopelados, Los Amigos Invisibles, and Carlinhos Brown as well as performers like David Byrne and Tina Turner), is winning fans for its raucous live shows, where musical stars are known to join them on stage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/19/mus_459032.shtml
Music
Concert calendar

...LOOKING AHEAD AQUAFINA ON THE BRICKS: Friday, June 11, Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta; with Chingy, Whild Peach DAVID BYRNE: Friday, June 11, Georgia Theatre, Athens, Ga. DRIVIN' N' CRYIN': Saturday, June 12, Georgia Theatre, Athens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/03/mus_417707.shtml
Music
Pop culture forever will be indebted to The Godfather

...British rock band Led Zeppelin. The 1982 Tom Tom Club song Genius of Love features the looped vocals of bandleader David Byrne repeating, "James Brown" in a portion of the song. Throughout the 1980s, Mr. Brown's creations were introduced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/04/mus_111104.shtml
Music