David Byrne

David Byrne And Fatboy Slim’s “Here Lies Love” In Previews At The Broadway Theatre, Sunday, July 2nd, 2pm, 2023, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 3, 2023

The weakness of the songs barely register there is so much going on.

Paul Simon Has Sold His Entire Catalog, NBC News Tries To Pick Him Apart

By Alyson Camus | April 3, 2021

‘He’ll still end up a historical footnote to Dylan.’

Tech Company Topeka Offers A Front-Row Experience Unlike Any Other

By Alyson Camus | November 18, 2020

’It’s intimate, it’s engaging, it’s seamless’

David Byrne Is Selling His Dingbat Drawings

By Alyson Camus | October 20, 2020

‘I am selling a bunch of drawings’

Twice In A Lifetime: “American Utopia” At Hudson Theatre Isn’t As Good As It Was

By Iman Lababedi | January 28, 2020

I didn’t find Byrne’s Mr. Rogers cheerful the complex made simple

rock nyc Concerts In Order Of Preference 2018

By Iman Lababedi | January 1, 2019

it was earth shatteringly loud from the beginning

Popular Music In 2018? I Didn’t Care Much!

By Alyson Camus | December 26, 2018

2018 was the year when Post Malone broke the Beatles’ record

Shooting Concerts In 2018: Some Of My Best Photos

By Alyson Camus | December 24, 2018

Shooting concerts has become a passion

My Top Ten Musical Events Of 2018

By Alyson Camus | December 24, 2018

An exceptional, restless, badass performance of a man at the top of his form

As 2018 Comes To A Close, I Have Been To 160 Concerts (Plus Other Music Events) And Counting

By Alyson Camus | December 13, 2018

despite the sleep deprivation and the tiredness

rock nyc Concerts In Order Of Preference Through November 30th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | December 1, 2018

it was earth shatteringly loud from the beginning

rock nyc Concerts In Order Of Preference Through October 31st, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | November 1, 2018

a sexual dynamo in sky high good spirits

rock nyc Concerts In Order Of Preference Through September 30th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | October 1, 2018

No mid set lull, nothing, nonstop dance, sound, and movement.

David Byrne At Forest Hills Stadium, Saturday, September 15th, 2018, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 16, 2018

makes sense of the inexplicable

David Byrne at the Shrine Auditorium, Saturday August 25th 2018

By Alyson Camus | August 27, 2018

looking like a Broadway show on steroids, with a Cirque du Soleil envy


By Alyson Camus | April 7, 2018

An evening with Andy Summers (of The Police) at The Regent Theater on Saturday

Jam Today: Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | January 9, 2018

That herky jerky beat is spastic cool

Coachella Has Announced Its 2018 Hip Hop-R&B Oriented Lineup

By Alyson Camus | January 2, 2018

certainly represents what kids listen to these days

David Byrnes Presents Presents “Contemporary Colors” At Barclay Center This June, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | January 24, 2015

Off season they do their own thing—still employing flags, rifles and sabers—but their routines are less about formation than about themes, emotion, concepts and visual spectacle. Over recent decades, the teams have evolved into something strange and wonderful

David Byrne Claims Google Is Evil And Since They Threw Us Off Adsense Because We're A Pornographic Site, We Agree

By Iman Lababedi | May 16, 2014

Poking around, it seems that the latest version of Android (KitKat) disables certain kinds of uses on these storage cards that I had purchased; Google (who helped develop the Android operating system, and later bought it) seems to have intentionally crippled my devices

David Byrne’s ‘Here Lies Love’ At The Public Theater in NYC

By Helen Bach | January 28, 2014

I’m from the sit down, shut up and watch, school of entertainment so the last thing I would want is LaFondas weave slapping me in the head when shes busting a spin, dig?

Active Viewin': rock nyc Concert Picks Week Of 11-25-13

By Iman Lababedi | November 24, 2013

Though he was so great that time, performing Astral Weeks, performing a “Slim Slow Slider” for the ages that it might very well keep you satiated for years. Just not five years. So his show at the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Monday is more than a giving thanks, it is a benediction. Rumor has it, this may be his farewell tour. You have to hope not.

Memo To David Byrne: Stop Blaming Oppenheimer

By Iman Lababedi | October 18, 2013

If Byrne wants more money off Spotify than Byrne should renegotiate his deal with major record labels who are part owners of Spotify. If the major indie labels (all distributed by the big three by the way) want more money off Spotify, they should pull their clients and re-negotiate the terms of their contracts

David Byrne: 'The Internet Will Suck The Creative Content Out Of The Whole World Until Nothing Is Left'

By Alyson Camus | October 13, 2013

We should readjust our values because in the web-based world we are told that monopoly is good for us. The major record labels usually siphon off most of this income, and then they dribble about 15-20% of what’s left down to their artists. Indie labels are often a lot fairer