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American utopia

Author: David Byrne
Publisher: New York, NY : Nonesuch, [2018] ℗2018
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Over the last year, David Byrne has been collecting stories and items that all either embody or identify examples of things that inspire optimism. It recognizes the darkness and complexity of today while showcasing alternatives to despair.
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Genre/Form: Alternative rock music
Rock music
Compact discs
Material Type: Music, Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Byrne
ISBN: 9786317220874 6317220875
OCLC Number: 1020252629
Notes: Title from container spine.
Music written by David Byrne and Brian Eno, except "This is that" and "Here" written by David Byrne & Daniel Lopatin.
Rock music.
Full credits with performance notes by David Byrne inserted in container; performance notes by David Byrne printed on container.
Credits: Produced by David Byrne, Rodaidh McDonald, and Patrick Dillett.
Performer(s): Performed by David Byrne ; with accompaniment.
Event notes: Recorded at DB Spare Bedroom, Reservoir Studios, Oscilloscope Studio, XL Studios, Crowdspacer Studio in New York City, and Livingston Studio 1 in London.
Description: 1 audio disc (37 min., 17 sec.) : CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: I dance like this (3:34) --
Gasoline and dirty sheets (3:20) --
Every day is a miracle (4:46) --
Dog's mind (2:30) --
This is that (4:31) --
It's not dark up here (4:11) --
Bullet (3:10) --
Doing the right thing (3:39) --
Everybody's coming to my house (3:30) --
Here (4:14).
Responsibility: David Byrne.

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Over the last year, David Byrne has been collecting stories and items that all either embody or identify examples of things that inspire optimism. It recognizes the darkness and complexity of today while showcasing alternatives to despair.

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