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Inside David Byrne’s Cheerful Dystopia

Although he’s often construed as a cheeky urban ironist, much of Mr. Byrne’s music, in the Pop Art tradition of Richard Hamilton or Andy Warhol, arises from an ingenuous fascination with mundane objects. Cynicism and wonder both permeate his new slippery art-pop album, “American Utopia,” which, he said, portrays “the state of the country: who we are, who we hope to be, all this kind of thing.”

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2018-03-09T05:46:17+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Categories: Art&Literature, Uncategorized|0 Comments