Where did the name Talking Heads come from..?

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Where did the name Talking Heads come from..?

Postby Buglet on March 26th, 2010, 4:31 pm

I thought I knew, but apparently not.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=01GtTTAwW6k

A sci-fi movie? A head in a box? What the f*ck is he on about?????

Or is Mr Byrne having a little joke?
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Re: Where did the name Talking Heads come from..?

Postby muleskinner on April 4th, 2010, 5:28 pm

"Talking Heads" are those people you see pictured in this article. They're so called, because all you see is their heads talking:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/04/0 ... 24597.html
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Re: Where did the name Talking Heads come from..?

Postby Buglet on April 5th, 2010, 10:27 am

Yes mule, that's the generally accepted explanation. So where did the 'head in the box' come from????
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