David Byrne

Born 14 May 1952.
David Byrne


David Byrne (born May 14, 1952) is a Scottish-born musician permanently residing in the United States, a founding member and principal songwriter of the American new wave band Talking Heads, active between 1975 and 1991.

Since then, Byrne has released his own solo recordings and worked with various media including film, photography, opera, and non-fiction. He has received Grammy, Oscar, and Golden Globe awards and been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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  1. Review of Love This Giant

    Love This Giant 2012

    Reviewed by Jude Clarke
    A perfect cerebral pop pairing: brass-led, but with a stylish, under-your-skin groove.
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