Aug 1, 2020 • 41M

Book Musik 027 - "Remain in Love" by Chris Frantz

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Book Musik Podcast
longtime friends Tosh & Kimley discuss their favorite music-centric books
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Tosh and Kimley discuss “Remain in Love: Talking Heads, Tom Tom Club, Tina” by Chris Frantz. Frantz is a founding member of Talking Heads and as the drummer he was half of the rhythm section along with his wife Tina Weymouth on bass. They were at the epicenter of the infamous CBGB scene in 1970s New York along with The Ramones, Television, Blondie, and Patti Smith to name just a few. They broke fresh creative ground on what a rock band could be - quirky, geeky, arty, possibly too smart for their own good and oddly clean-cut but with a twist. Lester Bangs famously said they were so uncool that they were cool. Frantz adds his firsthand perspective on a time in rock ‘n’ roll history of which we can never get enough. Theme music: "Behind Our Efforts, Let There Be Found Our Efforts" by LG17