David Byrne

One Night In London, Three Choices

The things I do for you lot. London has three new music-based shows to choose from, all of which I’ve now seen. So which would you see if you had just one night in town? Answer at the end. Sunny Afternoon First up is the most critically acclaimed of the three, the story of the […]

Outrage Or Creative License?

Here’s a photograph that has a horrible inevitability about it; Imelda Marcos dancing with Henry Kissinger. David Byrne and Fatboy Slim (Norman Cook) produced a song cycle called ‘Here Lies Love’ about the life of Imelda Marcos that is still causing outrage on the message boards. First, because to many who lived through the oppressive […]