Hear Hamilton Leithauser’s Cover of the Talking Heads’ Classic “Road to Nowhere”
Following his pretty great cover of Shane MacGowan’s “The Song With No Name” last week, Hamilton Leithauser of the Walkmen has released a similarly inspired take on a tune from another musical icon. This time it’s the Talking Heads latter-day hit “Road to Nowhere,” which he recorded for an Amazon-produced compilation of modern artists covering road trip songs.
Leithauser also gave a funny quote to Entertainment Weekly, which premiered the song, about his Talking Heads fandom:
“When I was doing this song, I realized…