As mentioned , David Byrne and St. Vincent are making an album together this year called Love This Giant (due out 9/11 via 4AD/Todo Mundo) and will be touring in support of it this September and October. Before that tour kicks off, the two musicians will team up for a performance on Late Night with JImmy Fallon , which airs on September 10 , one day before their album is released. Their tour hits NYC on September 25 and 26 at Beacon Theatre and Spetember 29 [...]
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St Vincent and David Byrne Now Playing – every week, a roundtable of our writers will give their views on one of the recently-released new tracks. It’s as simple as that! If you want to tell us what you think of the song, feel free to leave a comment below. Track: ‘Who’ by David Byrne and St. Vincent Average grade: 6.4 James: This is a great idea for a [...]
St. Vincent and David Byrne have recorded an album called Love This Giant together. The pair have been working on music since 2009 when they were intially asked to collaborate on a track for charity. Rather than do just one track, they went the whole hog and the central theme of the record is the use of a brass band. From the sound of first track - 'Who', it's an inspired theme; both Byrne and Clark's voices are suited to the brass instrumentation and Clark's recent guitar work has echoed the sound of brass parps of late. [...]
the internet got a collective hard-on a couple days when St. Vincent and David Byrne announced they would be releasing a collaborative album toget her called Love This Giant . “Who” is our first taste of the collab and the two indie titans perfectly compliment each other, with the Talking Heads frontman taking most of the stage on this. It’s a great, horn-loving throwback of an avant garde rock track, that is been dearly missing in the last bit of this world. The record will be out on 9/10 through 4AD. David Byrne and St. [...]
Word of a collaborative album between David Bryne and St. Vincent was released a few weeks back, with a supporting tour along the way. Today, we hear the first cut from their upcoming Love This Giant , which is expected for release at the end of the summer. Listen to "Who" below, and check out the album details over at Stereogum .
Well this is pretty awesome. Two high-wire art-pop all-stars, St. Vincent and David Byrne, have teamed up to make a full-length collaborative album called Love This Giant together, and they're also getting ready to head out on a full-scale North American tour. It drops at the end of the summer. The two got together at Hoboken's Water Music studios to record it, and they promise "idiosyncratic horn arrangements" instead of straight-up rock, not exactly a surprise considering their track record. Guests include Afrobeat revivalists Antibalas, the Dap-Kings, and great indie rock producer John Congleton. Below you can stream [...]