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‘Here Lies Love’: Theater Review

David Byrne's award-winning mixtape musical about disco-loving dictator's wife Imelda Marcos makes the leap from New York to London, with more transfers to follow

Indies on Top: War on Drugs, Parquet Courts, Lana Del Rey Rule the Roost Midway Through 2014

While album sales continue to decline, here are some of this year's releases worth listening to all the way through.

David Byrne and All-Star Band Hit the Sweet Spot at Tribute to Nigerian Composer: Concert Review

A joyous celebration of William Onyeabor's synth-driven African groove performed by an eclectic line-up featuring members of Hot Chip, Bloc Party, LCD Soundsystem and Sinkane.

‘Fun Home,’ ‘Here Lies Love’ Top Off-Broadway Awards

The two hit musicals, as well as Bertolt Brecht revival "Good Person of Szechwan," made the 29th annual Lucille Lortel Awards a banner night for the Public Theater.

David Byrne’s ‘Here Lies Love’ Reopens Off-Broadway, Bringing Fatboy Slim Show to London

Baz Luhrmann and Andrew Rannells hit the McKittrick Hotel's Gallow Green to fete the return of the musical based on the 2010 concept album by David Byrne and Fatboy Slim.

David Byrne’s ‘Here Lies Love’ Leads Lortel Nominations

The ex-Talking Heads frontman's Imelda Marcos musical dominates this year's off-Broadway honors alongside "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812," with 11 nods apiece.

Greek Theatre Unveils 2014 Lineup, Subscription Plan

Rodriguez, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Jake Owen, Tori Amos and Smokey Robinson are among those scheduled to play the landmark L.A. venue.

St. Vincent Reaffirms Guitar Goddess Status at Tour Kick-Off: Concert Review

Minimal theatrics offer a tightly polished showcase for Annie Clark's new songs.

Here Lies Love: Theater Review

The rise and fall of infamous Filipina first lady Imelda Marcos gets visionary musical treatment courtesy of David Byrne, with a big-beat assist from Fatboy Slim.

David Bryne and St. Vincent Put Moves to Music: Concert Review

Backed by a 10-piece brass band, the Talking Heads frontman and critically acclaimed indie songstress delivered a theatrical and charmingly choreographed performance at L.A.'s Greek Theatre.