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David Byrne

David Byrne (born May 14, 1952) is a Scottish-born musician and artist most associated with his role as a founding member and principal songwriter of the American new wave band Talking Heads, which was active between 1975 and 1991. Since then, Byrne has released his own solo recordings and worked with various media including film, photography, opera, and non-fiction. He has received Grammy, Oscar, and Golden Globe awards and been inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Description above from the Wikipedia article David Byrne, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
May 14, 1952 In Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
22
First Appeared:
In the series Austin City Limits 1975-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall 2016-02-06
Known For
Poster of Talking Heads - Chronology
Poster of David Byrne: Live From Austin Texas
Poster of The Simpsons
Poster of The Pogues: Live at the Town and Country
Filmography
Movie Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall Himself 2016-02-06
Series StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson Himself 2015-04-20
Movie Lennon or McCartney Himself 2014-12-12
Movie Beyond Ipanema 2013-01-13
Movie David Byrne - Ride, Rise, Roar 2011-05-31
Movie This Must Be the Place Himself 2011-10-01
Movie Talking Heads - Chronology 2011-11-21
Movie The Man Who Bottled Clouds Himself 2008-07-28
Movie David Byrne: Live From Austin Texas himself 2007-10-02
Movie Fabricando Tom Zé 2006-06-07
Movie Lou Reed: Rock and Roll Heart Himself 1998-04-29
Movie Lulu on the Bridge 'Laughing Man' Escort 1998-09-06
Movie David Byrne: Between The Teeth 1993-01-03
Movie Heavy Petting David Byrne 1989-01-01
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie The Pogues: Live at the Town and Country Himself 1988-01-29
Movie Storytelling Giant Talking Heads 1988-04-25
Movie The Kitchen Presents: Two Moon July 1986-09-03
Movie True Stories Narrator / Lip-Syncher / Talking Heads singer 1986-10-10
Movie Stop Making Sense Vocals and Guitar 1984-11-16
Movie Terror of Frankenstein Felix 1977-01-01
Series Austin City Limits Unknown 1975-01-01