David Byrne

How architecture helped music evolve

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As his career grew, David Byrne went from playing CBGB to Carnegie Hall. He asks: Does the venue make the music? From outdoor drumming to Wagnerian operas to arena rock, he explores how context has pushed musical innovation.

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David Byrne · Musician, artist, writer

David Byrne builds an idiosyncratic world of music, art, writing and film.

David Byrne builds an idiosyncratic world of music, art, writing and film.