Fear of Music

Talking Heads - Fear of Music
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1979 Ratings: #5
August 3, 1979 / Release Date
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Talking Heads Ranked: #2

The Heads, having recently detached from the punk scene and adopting the new wave genre, were climbing to the top of the world when they released 1979’s Fear of Music. Their most experimental album to date, Fear of Music was an eclectic production of African-inspired funk and world music that would be perfected in Remain in Light just a year later. The album features some of the most bold and politically-charged lyrics written by Byrne, the most notable song ... read more
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The rhythmic genius of each track and tiny quirks at ever turn make this one of the most interesting 70's releases to me.
tha138
92
The natives have taken the centre of the capital and transformed it into the best location for the ideal, punk-funk party, accessible to everybody and receptive to everything.
TheBravesDH
98
The only thing this music makes me afraid of is how much I like it.
NothingToDoubt
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Este es el segundo álbum de Talking Heads en conjunto con Brian Eno. Fue una apuesta mucho más aventurada y experimental a todo lo que habían grabado antes, pero esa búsqueda no dejó de tener un enfoque hacia la música pop y fue lo que logró un resultado tan interesante en su momento. La dupla Byrne-Eno no se debe olvidar nunca.
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Track List

  1. I Zimbra
  2. Mind
  3. Paper
  4. Cities
  5. Life During Wartime
  6. Memories Can't Wait
  7. Air
  8. Heaven
  9. Animals
  10. Electric Guitar
  11. Drugs
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