July 5, 2010
Playlists, albums, articles & videos from our Rhapsody music experts.
Many forward-thinking releases are so unique it takes years for audiences to catch up with them. A weird thing happened with this 1980 Talking Heads classic -- nobody had ever heard anything quite like Remain In Light yet the masses immediately loved it. The amazing best-selling mix of African and funk rhythms, urban paranoia, new wave rock, intellect and heart features songs that have not aged a nanosecond. How on fire were the Talking Heads during this era? They crafted “The Overload” after reading about what Joy Division sounded like in a music magazine!