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Talking Heads - Fear Of Music


On this date in 1979, Talking Heads released their third album, Fear Of Music. The album contained three singles, "Cities", "Life During Wartime" and "I Zimbra". Only "Life During Wartime" charted (#80 U.S.). The album, itself, did better. It reached the #21 spot on the U.S. albums chart and the #33 spot on the U.K. albums chart. The New York City new wave band, who were regulars at CBGB's, disbanded in 1992.

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Anonymous said...

Wikipedia has the date of this album's release as 3 August 1979. Could we get a re-verification of your 24 August 1979 date?

Adam said...

Looks like it's August 3, 1979 according to

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