Tag: Talking Heads

Stay Up Late

Perhaps the only song about staying up all night long that isn’t about doing sex. It’s about the fascination and joy of a new baby, and it elevated Talking Heads to a level of round-eyed wholesomeness usually reserved for unabashed sentimentalists like Paul McCartney. David … Continue reading Stay Up Late

Stay Hungry

I’ve always said that the only valid form of cardio was dancing to a Talking Heads record all the way through. More Songs About Buildings and Food is not one of those Talking Heads albums that could fuel a dancersize class, but they’re getting there. … Continue reading Stay Hungry

Psycho Killer

Ah, the song that taught us all how to say┬áJe me lance vers la gloire…OK. Personally, I love both songs with incongruous lines of foreign language and songs about killing people, so this is just two of my favorite things together right here. Plus all … Continue reading Psycho Killer

Popsicle

Ohh, naughty! Talking Heads aren’t exactly notorious for their double entendres. In fact, David Byrne is one of the few songwriters out there for whom sex isn’t a favorite topic. He much prefers buildings and food. So you hardly expect Talking Heads to come out … Continue reading Popsicle