Soundcheck with David Byrne, Angelique Kidjo, & Phil Collins

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

2:00 PM

Angelique KidjoJoin Soundcheck in The Greene Space for conversations with two icons of pop music and a live performance from one of the great voices in world music. Singer-songwriter – and avid cyclist – David Byrne explains how public radio inspired the unusual audiobook version of his recent travelogue, Bicycle Diaries. And, eight-time Grammy winner Phil Collins talks about the Motown hits he loved as a teenager for Going Back, his first studio album in eight years. Plus: singer Angelique Kidjo is a force of nature on stage. From Benin via Brooklyn, she joins us for a special live, unplugged performance.

Guests:

David Byrne, Phil Collins and Angelique Kidjo

Hosted by:

John Schaefer