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|song name||Au Contraire|
|artist||They Might Be Giants|
|releases||The Spine, Au Contraire (Promo), TMBG Clock Radio, 50,000,000 They Might Be Giants Songs Can't Be Wrong|
|first played||October 18, 2002 (57 known performances)|
|sung by||John Linnell|
- The clapping at the end of the album version continues onto The Spine's next song, "Damn Good Times".
- Danny Weinkauf does not play bass on this song. Instead, it's John Linnell playing a synth bass, which becomes apparent toward the very end of the song.
- There are three slightly different mixes of this track appearing on the EP, album and pre-release promos of the album. The EP version contains a flute solo, the promo version has a guitar solo, and the version on commercial pressings of The Spine features both the guitar solo as well as part of the flute as a fill-in before the final verse.
Album Lead-Ins, Clothes, Denial, French, Games, Language, No, People (Real), Presidents, Problems With Liner Notes, Questions, References To Other Songs Or Musicians, Religion, Supernatural, Shapes, Songs With Handclaps, Swing Feel, Weather
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