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Stop Making Sense
2008-08-20 11:43
by Alex Belth
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Diane Firstman offers this video look at the Yankees playoff drive:

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2008-08-20 11:57:21
1.   Sliced Bread
the new Byrne-Eno thing is great. downloaded it last night. twangy, country, gospel vibe. not as wack as the last thing they did togehter in the early 80s.

www.everythingthathappens.com

2008-08-20 11:57:47
2.   vockins
Check out any of the Talking Heads Live in Rome videos from 1980 on youtube. They're ripping.

Born Under Punches
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVIKF03KkVM

2008-08-20 12:10:41
3.   Sliced Bread
2 that's the Heads at the height of their powers. great stuff there.
I didnt get to see them until a few years later on the Stop Making Sense tour. caught them at the Forest Hills Tennis Stadium. without question the best concert I've ever been to.
2008-08-20 12:28:24
4.   Cliff Corcoran
The Eadweard Muybridge David Byrne sums it up pretty neatly.

Great video. Man, I miss those things, and that band.

2 Good stuff, thanks for the heads up.

2008-08-20 12:40:33
5.   cult of basebaal
2 nice point out ... GREAT version of Crosseyed and Painless from that show ... with the way this season is going, good thing that's not only my favorite Heads song, it's also the best way to watch the 2008 yankees play a game ...
2008-08-20 12:46:01
6.   Eirias
That video needs an injection of Michel Gondry, stat.
2008-08-20 12:48:51
7.   Sliced Bread
along the same lines as the Heads in Rome stuff-- King Crimson in 1982:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6sGgSCcYTxU&feature=related

2008-08-20 13:09:26
8.   dianagramr
2

The film doc of "Stop Making Sense" was a Demme masterpiece.

And thanks for that youtube heads-up .... it made me all happy inside ...

(never got to see them live ... sigh)

2008-08-20 13:33:28
9.   cult of basebaal
lineup's in:

Damon CF
Jeter SS
Abreu RF
A. Rodriguez 3B
Giambi 1B
Nady LF
Matsui DH
Cano 2B
Molina C

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