The debut album from Talking Heads ~ Talking Heads: 77 ~ is released on September 16, 1977. It’s #290 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.
September 15, 1986 ~ Elvis Costello reunites with the original Attactions and producer Nick Lowe and releases Blood and Chocolate.
August 28, 1978 ~ Devo release their debut album. Bowie dug it: “This is the future.”
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds quote the Bible and release their third album on August 18, 1986.
Talking Heads release their sophomore album on July 21, 1978. It’s #382 on Rolling Stone’s list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.
Their masterpiece … released on July 18, 1980. It’s #157 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.
This band was magical, as haunted and unknowable as the most perfect magic. Its members seemed to bend beyond. They only made two albums and just weeks before Closer (the second) was to be released, their singer and extraordinary talisman Ian Curtis died at home, alone like my boy B, leaving a note to his estranged wife regarding the reasons he had chosen not to go on.Chris Johnston, Sydney Morning Herald
Public Image LTD release their 4th on July 9, 1984 …