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- John Flansburgh and Marjorie Galen start the Hello CD Of The Month Club, a subscription-only record company that would last through 1996.
- Hello The Band releases their first and only EP through the Hello CD Of The Month Club.
- The EP Why Does The Sun Shine? is released on September 14.
- The vinyl-only single O Tannenbaum released in time for Christmas, featuring live recordings from the previous year.
- Frank Black's self-titled debut album is released, featuring John Linnell on saxophone.
- One of Frank Black's live albums is released, with John Linnell on baritone saxophone and John Flansburgh on guitar.
- The Drink Me self-titled album is released, featuring John Flansburgh as engineer.
- They Might Be Giants appear on "The Dr. Demento Show #93-32", "#93-??", and "#93-09", playing "Istanbul (Not Constantinople)," "Particle Man," and "Istanbul (Not Constantinople)" again, respectively.
- The bootleg collection Dr. Spock's Back-Up Band begins to circulate.