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Tom Tom Club

10 articles


Tom Tom Club: Tom Tom Club (ILPS 9686)

Review by Mark Cooper, Record Mirror, 10 October 1981


David Byrne: The Catherine Wheel; Jerry Harrison: The Red And The Black; Tom Tom Club: Tom Tom Club

Review by Van Gosse, Musician, February 1982

Talking Heads Alone ...

Quiet Americans in Paris

Report and Interview by Richard Cook, New Musical Express, 17 July 1982

Will Talking Heads survive? Is the family in jeopardy? What is this bastard offspring Tom Tom Club? ...

Steven Stanley: "Youth Sound"

Interview by Roy Trakin, Musician, November 1983

Common Sense at Compass Point. ...

Talking Heads: Tina Through the Looking Glass

Interview by Bill Black, Sounds, 27 July 1985

Bill Black shows an unifying love for little creatures and follows... ...

Tom Tom Club: The Byrne Issue

Interview by Adam Sweeting, The Guardian, 14 October 1988

Adam Sweeting on Talking Heads, the Tom Tom Club, and the great divide between the two ...

Tom Tom Club: Boom Boom Chi Boom Boom (Fontana)

Review by Andrew Smith, Melody Maker, 22 October 1988


Tom Tom Club: The Borderline, London

Live Review by Push, Soho News, 9 November 1988

FROM THE OPENING ripple of 'Little Eva' to the parting shot that is 'Psycho Killer', this is – note for note, word for word – ...

Tom Tom Club: The Borderline, London

Live Review by Terry Staunton, New Musical Express, 12 November 1988

TINA WEYMOUTH has been fidgeting behind a bass guitar for 11 years, just waiting for a chance to shake her long blonde hair about like ...

Various Artists: Funky Nassau - The Compass Point Story 1980-1986

Review by John McCready, The Word, April 2008

Imagined in London, bankrolled by pop hits and prog rock — the disco-dub collision at Compass Point Studios created shockwaves. ...

see also Talking Heads

see also Wally Badarou


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