David Byrne has never been described as verbose.  Awkward would be a more obvious adjective to describe many things about him.   His delivery, his style, his taste in music... all not for the close minded.

In the following clip the band is being interviewed on American Bandstand.  Dick Clark shows why he was the best of the best when he gets a couple one word answers from the frontman.

Here's one of the songs they did that day...Take Me To The River.