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Album Review: David Byrne and St Vincent - Love This Giant

Album Review: David Byrne and St Vincent - Love This Giant

Thursday 27th September, 2012 9:01AM

Musical pairings are a common event for individual songs but two artists collaborating to produce an albumís worth of music doesn't happen as often as one would expect. David Byrne has always been a songwriter with a strong sense of curiosity and communality, whether it be the polymorphic approach to his work in Talking Heads and their melding of funk, pop, soul and new wave to collaborations with Brian Eno and Dirty Projectors and a number of film, theatre and dance scores. Not to be outdone, St. Vincent (Annie Clark) has also shown herself to be a keen musical explorer on her three solo records as well as working with the likes of Beck, Bon Iver and Kid Cudi.

Click here to continue reading this review of David Byrne & St Vincent's album Love This Giant by Chris Familton.





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