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- They Might Be Giants wrap up their tour of the United Kingdom and United States in July, then take the rest of 2016 off, save for the annual audience appreciation show.
- March 8 sees 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.