It was a big-bang moment for the Talking Heads.
The annual Hot Stove Cool Music benefit concert brought out Eddie Vedder for a covers-filled set.
Jonathan Demme, an Oscar winner for 'Silence of the Lambs' and 'Philadelphia,' had been battling cancer since 2010.
An all-star salute to soul-gospel legend Mavis Staples is being aired on AXS TV this Sunday.
While the members of Talking Heads were off doing separate projects, Sire Records put out the two-disc 'The Name of This Band is Talking Heads' in March 1982.
A 1980 interview with a punk fanzine found Chuck Berry weighing in on the new sounds of the day.
Few bands were as innovative, restless and influential as Talking Heads.
Once again, David Byrne has shot down the idea of a Talking Heads reunion.
As David Byrne worked on this collaboration with choreographer/dancer Twyla Tharp, the Talking Heads began to filter back onto his creative path.
A yawning chasm was beginning to open.