Burning Down The House

‘Burning Down The House’ was written by David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth and appeared on the Talking Heads’ 1983 album ‘Speaking In Tongues’. Our chosen cover is by US emo band The Used, whose cover was released on compilation album ‘Covered, A Revolution in Sound: Warner Bros. Records’. It appeared in the soundtracks of Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and an episode of True Blood.



About Steve Hancock

Steve is the host of the Cosmic Fragments radio show, he is also the creator and main contributor to the Cosmic Fragments website. On the side, he is also a failing musician, dog owner and shabby boyfriend, he does all of this while maintaining a full time job that provides little financial reward.