Episode 178: ‘Talking Heads: 77’
September 18, 2017
All songs in this episode are by the Talking Heads from their album Talking Heads: 77. The album was released under (Sire, Philips) in 1977.
- “Uh Oh, Loves Come To Town”
- “Don’t Worry About The Government”
- “Pulled Up”
- “New Feeling”
- “123 Redlight” – Cover of 1910 Fruitgum Company‘s version. Performed at the Old Waldorf Theater in 1977.
Happy Monday everyone and welcome to ‘Talking Heads Week’ here on Rockin’ the Suburbs! To kick this series off, Jim and Patrick dive in to the band’s first album, “Talking Heads: 77,” which was released a little over 40 years this month.
FUN FACT: Like Patrick mentions in the episode, David Byrne, Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth all met at the Rhode Island School of Design. Jerry Harrison on the other hand, who played keyboard and guitar for the band, actually studied architecture at Harvard!