David Byrne Extends Tour

Published: 2004-06-24
Talking Head co-founder David Byrne has extended his tour with 27 more cities in the western part of North America. And according to Byrne's website more dates may be added. Byrne's western North America tour will begin in August after he returns from Europe.

David Byrne's newest album is "Grown Backwards" which was released in March. The album title refers to the method Byrne used to write the eleven original songs on the album. Normally Byrne writes music by beginning with a groove and then adding melodies later. For "Grown Backwards" Byrne began with the melodies. "Grown Backwards" also contain two opera arias, one of which features Rufus Wainwright.

August 8 Edmonton - Edmonton Folk Festival
August 10 Vancouver - Centre for the Performing Arts
August 12 Calgary - Calgary Blues & Roots Festival

Writer: Sherrill Fulghum



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