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Talking Heads

Talking Heads
Country
United States
Profile
Prolific new wave and art rock band that got its start in the late 70s CBGB's scene, and went on to release 8 full lengths as well as several well received live albums. Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 2002 (Performer).
Website
http://talking-heads.net
Related articles (4)
Releases on file (12)
Petrina — Roses of the Day Petrina — Roses of the Day
(Tǔk Music TUK005, 2015, CD)
Bernie Worrell — Stranger: Bernie Worrell on Earth Bernie Worrell — Stranger: Bernie Worrell on Earth
(MVDV4618, 2007, DVD)
Talking Heads — Naked Talking Heads — Naked
(Rhino Records R2 76457, 1988/2006, CD)
Talking Heads — True Stories Talking Heads — True Stories
(EMI CDP 7463452, 1986/2000, CD)
Talking Heads — Little Creatures Talking Heads — Little Creatures
(Sire 9 25305-2, 1985, CD)
Talking Heads — Stop Making Sense Talking Heads — Stop Making Sense
(Sire 9 47489-2, 1984/1999, CD)
Talking Heads — Speaking in Tongues Talking Heads — Speaking in Tongues
(Rhino Records R2 76453, 1983/2006, CD)
Talking Heads — The Name of This Band Is Talking Heads Talking Heads — The Name of This Band Is Talking Heads
(Rhino Records R2 76489, 1982/2004, 2CD)
Talking Heads — Remain in Light Talking Heads — Remain in Light
(Rhino Records R2 76452, 1980/2006, CD)
Talking Heads — Fear of Music Talking Heads — Fear of Music
(Rhino Records R2 76451, 1979/2006, CD)
Talking Heads — More Songs about Buildings and Food Talking Heads — More Songs about Buildings and Food
(Rhino Records R2 76450, 1978/2006, CD)
Talking Heads — Talking Heads: 77 Talking Heads — Talking Heads: 77
(Rhino Records R2 76449, 1977/2006, CD)

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