Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Talking Heads Film Combines Rock Show With Light Show

Geoffrey Himes, Baltimore Sun, 27 January 1985

"THE PROBLEM with the rock concert films I've seen," argues David Byrne of Talking Heads, "is they have no beginning, middle and end. But neither do the shows themselves, so the filmmaker is faced with a pretty tough problem."

Total word count of piece: 1387


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.