Listen: Talking Heads Live Track from CBGB’s Surfaces

A live recording of the Talking Heads performing a previously unreleased instrumental has surfaced.

The song, “Theme,” was played during the first of Talking Head’s two sets opening for Television at CBGB’s, July 30, 1976, according to the fan site

Thanks for hipping me to this, Slicing Up Eyeballs!

Plus: Live at CBGB’s, New York, NY, 1975.
Introduction by Seymour Stein, Sire Records.
From the film “Talking Heads: Chronology”:

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