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  • Performer: Talking Heads
  • Title: Speaking In Tongues
  • Genre: Electronic / Rock
  • Country: US
  • Formats: AC3 ASF WAV AHX MOD AA MMF
  • Released: 1983
  • Style: Leftfield, Art Rock, Synth-pop
  • MP3 album: 1600 mb
  • FLAC album: 1938 mb
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Talking Heads - Speaking In Tongues download album

Speaking in Tongues is the fifth studio album by American rock band Talking Heads, released on June 1, 1983 by Sire Records. Following their split with producer Brian Eno and a short hiatus, which allowed the individual members to pursue side projects, recording began in 1982. It became the band's commercial breakthrough and produced the band's first (and only) US top-ten hit, "Burning Down the House".

Released June 1, 1983. Speaking in Tongues Tracklist. 1. Burning Down the House Lyrics. About Speaking in Tongues. The fifth album by American New Wave band, The Talking Heads, and the first since their 1977 debut to not be produced by Brian Eno, with production being handled by the band themselves. Speaking In Tongues became their breakthrough album, containing two of their biggest hits, Burning Down the House and This Must Be the Place (Naïve Melody,) the latter of which has been covered by several bands, including a notable version by Arcade Fire featuring David Byrne himself on guest vocals. Speaking in Tongues Q&A.

Talking Heads found a way to open up the dense textures of the music they had developed with Brian Eno on their two previous studio albums for Speaking in Tongues, and were rewarded with their most popular album yet. Ten backup singers and musicians accompanied the original quartet, but somehow the sound was more spacious, and the music admitted aspects of gospel, notably in the call-and-response of "Slippery People," and John Lee Hooker-style blues, on "Swamp.

Speaking in Tongues is the fifth studio album by the band Talking Heads, released in 1983. The album was a commercial breakthrough that produced the band's first (and only) American Top 10 hit, "Burning Down the House", which was accompanied by a promotional video. The album's tour was documented in Jonathan Demme's film Stop Making Sense, which generated a live album of the same name. The concert film and live album's title comes from the repeated phrase "Stop making sense!" during the song "Girlfriend Is Better".

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Tracklist

A1 Burning Down The House 4:00
A2 Making Flippy Floppy 4:36
A3 Girlfriend Is Better 4:25
A4 Slippery People 3:30
A5 I Get Wild/Wild Gravity 4:06
B1 Swamp 5:09
B2 Moon Rocks 5:04
B3 Pull Up The Roots 5:08
B4 This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody) 4:56

Companies, etc.

  • Marketed By – WEA Records Limited – 23883-1

Credits

  • Producer – Talking Heads

Notes

Printed inner sleeve with lyrics.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
1-23883, 9 23883-1 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album, Win) Sire, Sire 1-23883, 9 23883-1 US 1983
92 38831 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album) Sire 92 38831 Sweden 1983
923883-1 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album) Sire 923883-1 Ireland Unknown
1-23883, 9 23883-1 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album, Jac) Sire, Sire 1-23883, 9 23883-1 US 1983
923883-1 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album) Sire 923883-1 Ireland 1983

Tracklist

A1 Burning Down The House
A2 Making Flippy Floppy
A3 Girlfriend Is Better
A4 Slippery People
A5 I Get Wild / Wild Gravity
B1 Swamp
B2 Moon Rocks
B3 Pull Up The Roots
B4 This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)

Notes

Italian original white / grey promo labels - Campione non commerciabile

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout area side A): Piero 28-4-83 MKAY 38630 15 I A 3 Δ P 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout area side B): Piero 28-4-83 MKAY 38631 15 I A 2 4 Δ P

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
1-23883, 9 23883-1 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album, Win) Sire, Sire 1-23883, 9 23883-1 US 1983
92 38831 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album) Sire 92 38831 Sweden 1983
923883-1 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album) Sire 923883-1 Ireland Unknown
1-23883, 9 23883-1 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album, Jac) Sire, Sire 1-23883, 9 23883-1 US 1983
923883-1 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues ‎(LP, Album) Sire 923883-1 Ireland 1983




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