Talking Heads ‎– Fear Of Music

Label:
Sire ‎– 8122 73299 2, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 8122 73299 2, Rhino Records (2) ‎– 8122 73299 2, Warner Strategic Marketing ‎– 8122 73299 2, Sire ‎– 8122-73299-2, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 8122-73299-2, Rhino Records (2) ‎– 8122-73299-2, Warner Strategic Marketing ‎– 8122-73299-2
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DVD, DVD-Audio, Multichannel, 5.1 Surround Sound, Advanced Resolution
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Original Album
CD-1 I Zimbra
Backing Vocals – Brian Eno, David Byrne, Julie LastCongas – Ari*, Gene WilderGuitar – Robert FrippWritten-By – Brian Eno, David Byrne, Hugo Ball
3:06
CD-2 Mind 4:12
CD-3 Paper 2:36
CD-4 Cities 4:17
CD-5 Life During Wartime
Congas – Ari*, Gene Wilder
3:41
CD-6 Memories Can't Wait 3:30
CD-7 Air
Backing Vocals – The Sweetbreathes
3:33
CD-8 Heaven 4:01
CD-9 Animals 3:29
CD-10 Electric Guitar 2:59
CD-11 Drugs
Written-By – Brian Eno, David Byrne
5:13
Bonus Tracks (CD Only)
CD-12 Dancing For Money
Written-By – Brian Eno, Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth
2:39
CD-13 Life During Wartime (Alternate Version)
Guitar – Robert Fripp
4:08
CD-14 Cities (Alternate Version) 5:31
CD-15 Mind (Alternate Version) 4:27
Original Album In 5.1 Surround, Advanced Resolution 96KHz/24Bit Surround & Stereo Sound
DVD-1 I Zimbra
Backing Vocals – Brian Eno, David Byrne, Julie LastCongas – Ari*, Gene WilderGuitar – Robert FrippWritten-By – Brian Eno, David Byrne, Hugo Ball
3:06
DVD-2 Mind 4:12
DVD-3 Paper 2:42
DVD-4 Cities 4:15
DVD-5 Life During Wartime
Congas – Ari*, Gene Wilder
3:40
DVD-6 Memories Can't Wait 3:29
DVD-7 Air
Backing Vocals – The Sweetbreathes
3:32
DVD-8 Heaven 4:00
DVD-9 Animals 3:29
DVD-10 Electric Guitar 3:08
DVD-11 Drugs
Written-By – Brian Eno, David Byrne
5:05
Bonus Videos:
DVD-12 Cities (Rockpop German TV Appearance, 1980) 5:15
DVD-13 I Zimbra (Rockpop German TV Appearance, 1980)
Written-By – Brian Eno, David Byrne, Hugo Ball
4:04

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Remastered CD/DVD doublepack. CD includes four previously unreleased bonus tracks. DVD features the original album in 5.1 Surround Sound and Dolby Stereo, a photo gallery and two bonus live videos recorded on German TV in 1980.

All selections published by Index Music, Inc./Bleu Disque Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP), except "I Zimbra", "Drugs" and "Dancing For Money" by Index Music, Inc./Bleu Disque Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)/BMG Music Publishing Ltd. (PRS).

Birds on "Drugs" recorded at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, Brisbane, Australia.

• ALBUM:
"Fear of Music" was originally issued as Sire #SRK-6076 (8/3/79).

All basic tracks recorded at Chris and Tina's loft in Long Island City, with the Record Plant Remote Truck on April 22 and May 6, 1979.
Additional recording and mixing: Hit Factory/Atlantic Studios/RPM Sound Studios/Record Plant.

Thermograph (heat sensitive photo) courtesy Dr. Phillip Strax.

• BONUS TRACKS:
Tracks 12 to 14 were recorded during the Fear of Music sessions. All are previously unissued except track 14 which was first released on the boxed set Once In A Lifetime, Sire/Warner Bros./Rhino #R2-73934 (11/11/03).
Track 12 is an unfinished outtake
Track 13 features the full ending of the song (faded early on the album version) and a guitar part by Robert Fripp.
Track 14 includes verses and musical elements not utilized on the album version.
Track 15 is a rough early version.

• VIDEO CONTENT:
Previously unissued. Licensed exclusively by Reelin' In The Years Productions, L.L.C. on behalf of ZDF Enterprises.

The DVD also contains a photo gallery.

• REISSUE CREDITS
Surround sound mixed at Sausalito Sound, Sausalito, CA.
Surround sound mastering and stereo mastering at Sterling Sound.
Special Thanks: Seymour Stein, Brian Kehew, Gary Stewart, Steve Lang, Suzanne Despres and Bill Inglot.

Representation:
David: Maine Road Management/David Whitehead; RZO/Lia Sweet.
Jerry, Chris, Tina: Kurfist-Blackwell Entertainment./Gary Kurfirst

All selections ℗ 1979, 2003 & 2006 Sire Records Company.
This reissue/compilation ℗ 2006 © 1979 & 2006 Sire Records Company.
Manufactured & marketed by Rhino Entertainment Company.
Manufactured in the E.U.

The duration printed for track CD-4 (& DVD-4) is wrong. It's 4:17 in stead of 4:05.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 8122 73299 2 1
  • Matrix / Runout (CD): CD 8122732992CD V01
  • Mastering SID Code (CD): IFPI L016
  • Mould SID Code (CD - Variant 1): IFPI 053Z
  • Mould SID Code (CD - Variant 2): IFPI 0594
  • Mould SID Code (CD - Variant 3): IFPI 0598
  • Mould SID Code (CD - Variant 4): IFPI 05T2
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD): DVD5 S1 8122732992DVD/1 V02
  • Mastering SID Code (DVD): IFPI L014
  • Mould SID Code (DVD - Variant 1): IFPI 052I
  • Mould SID Code (DVD - Variant 2): IFPI 055U
  • Mould SID Code (DVD - Variant 3): IFPI 051T
  • Mould SID Code (DVD - Variant 4): IFPI 058T
  • Label Code: LC 02982

Other Versions (5 of 111) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SRK 6076 Talking Heads Fear Of Music(LP, Album) Sire SRK 6076 US 1979 Sell This Version
SRK 6076 Talking Heads Fear Of Music(LP, Album, LA ) Sire SRK 6076 US 1979 Sell This Version
2C 070 63108 Talking Heads Fear Of Music(LP, Album) Sire 2C 070 63108 France 1979 Sell This Version
M5S-6076 Talking Heads Fear Of Music(Cass, Album) Sire M5S-6076 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
QSR 6076 Talking Heads Fear Of Music(LP, Album) Sire QSR 6076 Canada 1979 Sell This Version

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