Talking Heads by Longford

Champion(s):

SorensonG


Runner(s)-Up:

Frivolisaurus


Quiz Description

The name of this quiz is Talking Heads. The band, the music.

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Questions:

David Byrne is the famous front man of the band. Name 2 of the other 3 members.

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Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth

The original band was formed while several of the members were attending what college?

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RISD (Rhode Island School of Design)

What was the name of the band's first album, which had the song "Psycho Killer" on it?

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Talking Heads 77

The Talking Heads hooked up with this producer for the next 3 albums. Who was this famous producer?

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Brian Eno

This ain't no party, this ain't no disco. In the song, "Life During Wartime", the Talking Heads mention 2 NYC clubs that they played in. What were the names of these 2 clubs?

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CBGBs, Mudd Club

The band took a several year hiatus, with several members doing other projects. Two members formed the Tom Tom Club, who had a top forty US hit (and number one dance song) with what song?

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Genius of Love.

In 1983, the band released "Speaking in Tongues", which contained a single which was the band's only top ten hit. What was the song?

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Burning Down the House

While touring supporting "Speaking in Tongues", the band released a live album called "Stop Making Sense". From what song does the phrase "Stop Making Sense" come from?

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Girlfriend is Better

Who award winning director directed the concert film of "Stop Making Sense"?

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Jonathan Demme

The album "True Stories" contains a single that became the inspiration for the name of an English band. What was the song?

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Radio Head

During the movie "Wall Street", what Talking Heads song is played as Charlie Sheen (Bud Fox) and Darryl Hannah (Darien Taylor) make dinner and drink wine in his new Upper East Side high rise?

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Naive Melody (This Must Be the Place)

The Talking Heads final album was released in 1988, although the band did not announce an official break-up until 1991. What was the name of this final studio album?

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Naked