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Byrne, David 1952-

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Stop making sense by Talking Heads (Musical group)( Visual )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Catalan and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film of the Talking Heads in concert from 1984
This must be the place by Paolo Sorrentino( Visual )

22 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bored, retired rock star sets out to find the man responsible for his father's humiliation, an ex-Nazi war criminal who is a refugee in the U.S."--IMDb
The last emperor( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The life of [Chinese] Emperor Pu Yi, who took the throne at age three, in 1908, before witnessing decades of cultural and political upheaval within and without the walls of the Forbidden City"--Container
My life in the bush of ghosts by Brian Eno( Recording )

46 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Occupied territory by Lynne Cohen( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the?70s and?80s, Cohen turned her view-camera toward classrooms, science laboratories, testing facilities, waiting rooms, and other interior spaces where function triumphs over aesthetics. In cool, functional offices, futuristic reception areas, lifeless party rooms, and escapist motel rooms, Cohen surveys a society of surface, contradiction, and social engineering. The occasional decoration added in attempts at individualism only serve to amplify their uniformity. In her hands, clouds peel off walls and forest glades invade indoor tennis courts. Cohen records the world?s ready-made sculptures, waiting to be framed by the photograph"--Publisher's website
Here lies love by David Byrne( Recording )

24 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Club-disco music focusing on the relationship between Imelda Marcos and her nanny
Married to the mob by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mafia princess Angela DeMarco wants out. With her husband Frank dead, Angela decides it's time to divorce "the mob" and start a new life. But what she doesn't realize is once you're married to the mob, it's death do you part ... usually yours
Everything that happens will happen today by David Byrne( Recording )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Byrne sounds adventerous once again ... Eno's music is warm and inviting ..."--Blender
The Catherine wheel by Twyla Tharp Dance Foundation( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary choreographic vision of the modern world and modern life taking the martyrdom of Saint Catherine on the wheel as a point of departure. When Twyla Tharp's The Catherine Wheel premiered on Broadway, it was described by Arlene Croce--dance critic for The New Yorker magazine--as "A major event in our theater," with "dancing of astonishing beauty and power." It was then completely refashioned by Tharp especially for television, with computer-generated figures, shadow-play, and reverse action - creating a wholly separate video version that has also met with overwhelming praise. The work is set to an original score written and performed by David Byrne of Talking Heads, and grew out of Tharp's fascination with Saint Catherine, the 4th-century martyr who was condemned to die on a spiked wheel. Preceded by rehearsal footage and an interview with Tharp and leading members of her dance troupe as they explain the theme and preparations for the production
True stories by David Byrne( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at Virgil, Texas, and its eccentric inhabitants which include the bachelor who posts a "wife wanted" sign on his lawn, the world's laziest woman, and a precision lawn-mower marching team
Love this giant by David Byrne( Recording )

15 editions published in 2012 in 4 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded during two years, largely at Water Music in Hoboken, NJ., the album is collaboration in the truest sense of the word, with Byrne and St. Vincent (aka Annie Clark) co-writing ten of the album's twelve tracks, with each artist penning one song individually
Little creatures by Talking Heads (Musical group)( Recording )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonus Tracks: Road to Nowhere (Early Version); And She Was (Early Version); Television Man (Extended Mix). Video Content: And She Was (1985 Music Video) and Road To Nowhere (1985 Music Video)
Something wild( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A straitlaced businessman meets a quirky, free-spirited woman at a downtown New York greasy spoon. Her offer of a ride back to his office results in a lunchtime motel rendezvous--just the beginning of a capricious interstate road trip that brings the two face-to-face with their hidden selves"--Container
The best American infographics, 2013( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showcases examples of data visualization from 2012 selected from print and electronic media, offering insight into the present-day convergence of art and knowledge as it influences such areas as politics, culture, economics, and science
Beleza tropical by David Byrne( Recording )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Talking Heads by David Byrne( Recording )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Talking Heads evolved out of humble beginnings at CBGB to become one of the most adventurous and influential bands ever. Their daring and eclectic blend of genres is evident in a collection that includes such classics as Once In A Lifetime
Songs from liquid days by Philip Glass( Recording )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More songs about buildings and food by Talking Heads (Musical group)( Recording )

21 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grown backwards by David Byrne( Recording )

20 editions published in 2004 in 6 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

And I'll scratch yours by Peter Gabriel( Recording )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2010 Peter Gabriel released the covers album Scratch My Back. Now many of the artists he covered return the favor by paying to the former Genesis frontman. Included are tracks from Arcade Fire, David Byrne, and Bon Iver
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Byrne, David

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