This album still scares me to death. This is frightening.
I have so much to say about this album that it's almost impossible to try and narrow things out.
"Fear of Music" sees Talking Heads deal with themes of abuse, depression, drug use and war.
This album is not about being afraid of music; it's about the fear the music itself can instill in the listener. And for that, it's one of the band's biggest achievements.
Sonically, it's a huge departure for what the Heads were doing ... read more