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Recent News

April 25, 2015
John Linnell discussed Dial-A-Song and more on Captain Mikey's Private Booty. The interview begins at 35:12 and continues at 130:31.
April 24, 2015
New interviews with John Linnell at digressive_obscenity, Soundblab and Consequence of Sound, and an interview with John Flansburgh by The San Diego Reader.
April 23, 2015
John Flansburgh was interviewed on WGMU. Listen here.
April 21, 2015
Glean makes its exciting debut today! Buy it direct from TMBG right here.
Yahoo will be streaming TMBG's Anaheim show on May 2 at 9:00 Pacific Time.
Week 16's Dial-A-Song is "All The Lazy Boyfriends". Listen at 844 387-6962 and online at
April 13, 2015
Week 15's Dial-A-Song is "Thinking Machine". Hear it on 844 387-6962 and online at
April 12, 2015
John Flansburgh appeared on Alternative to Sleeping and discussed subjects including the process of putting together Glean and this very wiki. Listen here.
April 7, 2015
Week 14's Dial-A-Song tune, "End Of The Rope" , is awaiting you at 844 387-6962 and
April 3, 2015
John Flansburgh pulls out his best Springsteen impression for a game on Ask Me Another .
April 2, 2015
The Johns discuss everything from TMBG's relationship to technology to Broadway to books in an interview for Bloomberg.
March 30, 2015
Week 13's Dial-A-Song is "I'm A Coward"! Listen at 844 387-6962 and online at!
The New Yorker has posted an article about the revival of Dial-A-Song.
March 25, 2015
John Flansburgh was interviewed by The AV Club. Check it out here.
March 24, 2015
Let TMBG take you to the ocean floor with this week's Dial-A-Song track, "Underwater Woman"! Check it out at 844 387-6962 and
John Linnell was interviewed by John Shear of WMBC (Maryland) recently to discuss Dial-A-Song, "Answer", his 1999 State Songs project and more. Listen here.

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This Day in TMBG

Events of April 26:

2006 – The Beardo 2006 tour begins.

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2011 – Four Advance Tracks from Join Us are made available digitally, offering a preview of the new album, and accompanied by artwork from Paul Sahre.

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