David Byrne

straight ups

this is the creative community of hong kong, straight up

Photographer Desiré van den Berg visited the Clockenflap Festival in Hong Kong, where Erykah Badu, David Byrne, and many more were performing. Against a neon lit backdrop she captured the festival’s most interesting visitors.
Rolien Zonneveld
11.30.18
Culture

from prince to babes in toyland, these photographs document minneapolis's legendary music scene

After shooting at Minneapolis club First Avenue as a photo editor for The Minnesota Daily, Daniel Corrigan became First Avenue's house photographer, and has shot six shows a month for the past 20 years. Heyday, a new book of his images, is a decade...
Emily Manning
11.1.16
Music

david byrne is making a musical about teen heroine joan of arc

The former Talking Heads frontman has recruited his favorite collaborators for an anthemic performance of a "completely relevant" story of teenage fortitude.
Hannah Ongley
5.21.16
Film

how david byrne recruited st vincent and dev hynes for an epic color guard stadium showdown

The former Talking Heads frontman premiered Contemporary Colour, an unmissable documentary at the Tribeca Film Festival that followed the making of his wildly imaginative colour guard spectacular at the Barclays Centre last summer.
Emily Manning
4.18.16
Culture

rediscovered portraits of 70s nyc bad boys, from mick jagger to john belushi

Photographer Marcia Resnick and writer Victor Bockris are releasing a book of interviews, essays and images that give us an intimate look at the rebellious downtown creatives that were their contemporaries in 1977-1982 New York.
i-D Staff
10.1.15