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Tina Weymouth (born Martina Michéle Weymouth on November 22, 1950 in Coronado, California) is a founding member of the influential post-punk group Talking Heads.

She is of French heritage on her mother's side. A bassist, she combined the minimalist art-punk basslines of groups such as Wire and Pere Ubu with danceable, disco inflected riffs to provide the bedrock of Talking Heads signature sound. Her sound is often very…

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  • Songfacts get the "Genius of Love" story: how The Tom Tom Club came up with a song that was bigger than anything they did in Talking Heads, and what David Byrne thought about it: http://www.songfacts.com/blog/playingmysong/chris_frantz_-_genius_of_love_/
  • Any woman who can play the bass guitar is sexy. Also: any woman licensed to use a machine gun.
  • I don't believe that she was Noodles from Gorillaz!!! It is my favorite character!!! +_+
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  • very iconic female musician. she had a big hand in helping make talking heads so funky
  • Outstanding bassist! Some of her riffs leave me speechless.
  • Didn't know she was on that Gorillaz single!
  • I didn't know she had solo stuff.
  • Happy Birthday from Belgium, Tina.
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