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Customer Reviews

quite a find...

This appears to be an Itunes-only release of rare cuts, and as such is quite a find. That Itunes makes these tracks available, as well as the bonus cuts on the recent remastered Talking Heads collection, is a treasure trove for the collector who wishes not (or not yet) to upgrade a Heads collection with the new dual discs. My only regret is that the band broke up in the first place, they are without a doubt one of the top bands ever to emerge from the U.S.

Hits and Misses

This rarities collection sports some great tracks (this version of New Feeling is so catchy), while some were better left shelved (Artists Only drags on far too long). Rarities rarely are as good as regular albums, but this has a bunch of tracks that'll satisfy anyone. Check out New Feeling, Drugs (now f-ed up druggie instead of paranoid druggy), Lifetime Piling Up, and Popsicle. Avoid Warning Sign and Artists Only for sure.


Sweet stuff - John Goodman singing 'People Like Us' from True Stories is one of my favorites. Nice versions of 'I ZImbra' and 'Crosseyed and Painless.' Worth every penny.


Formed: 1974 in New York, NY

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '70s, '80s, '90s

At the start of their career, Talking Heads were all nervous energy, detached emotion, and subdued minimalism. When they released their last album about 12 years later, the band had recorded everything from art-funk to polyrhythmic worldbeat explorations and simple, melodic guitar pop. Between their first album in 1977 and their last in 1988, Talking Heads became one of the most critically acclaimed bands of the '80s, while managing to earn several pop hits. While some of their music can seem too...
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