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- They Might Be Giants wrapped up their tour of the United Kingdom and United States in July. They took the rest of 2016 off, save the annual audience appreciation show.
- March saw the release of Phone Power, a third compilation of songs from the 2015 Dial-A-Song project that were not included on Glean or Why?.
- TMBG contribute the song "I'm Not A Loser" to the SpongeBob SquarePants Broadway musical.
- "Christmas In The Big House" is released in December, marking the only new TMBG material of the year.