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David Byrne, Ethel + Thomas Dolby:
David Byrne synger "(Nothing But) Flowers"

TED2010 · 3:15 · Filmed Feb 2010
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David Byrne, Ethel + Thomas Dolby: David Byrne synger "(Nothing But) Flowers"
3:15 · Filmed February 2010 at TED2010 · Subtitles available in 33 languages

David Byrne synger Talking Heads' hit fra 1988, "(Nothing But) Flowers". Han akkompagneres af Thomas Dolby og strygekvartetten Ethel, som var TED2010's husorkester.

Electronic music pioneer
Thomas Dolby has spent his career at the intersection of music and technology. He was an early star on MTV, then moved to Silicon Valley; now he’s back on the road (with friends) with his new album, "A Map of the Floating City." Full bio
String quartet
Ethel is, perhaps, the first 21st-century realization of the classical string quartet. Full bio
Musician, artist, writer
David Byrne builds an idiosyncratic world of music, art, writing and film. Full bio
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