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Music video for "Erase"

song name Erase
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Dial-A-Song (2015), Dial-A-Song Radio Network Sampler, Glean, 50,000,000 They Might Be Giants Songs Can't Be Wrong
year 2015
first played January 25, 2015 (36 known performances)
run time 2:47
sung by John Linnell


  • Released on January 5, 2015, this is the first song to be featured in Dial-A-Song (2015).
  • Music video created by Paul Sahre. Some graphics in the video were produced by the Anchovy web app, which "translates text into color gradients".[1] The first lyric in the song, "You and I will be together when we shed our memory", can be found in the app's archive.
  • On January 20, 2015, the band announced[2] a fan-made video contest, similar to those for "Can't Keep Johnny Down" in 2011 and "Am I Awake?" in 2014. This time, Frank Black served as judge. See below for the winning videos.

Song Themes

Body Parts, Clothes, Colors, Criminal Activities, Death, Falling, Forgetting, Remembering, Hands, Love Gone Sour, Mythology, Onomatopoeia, Religion, Supernatural, Sea, Transportation, Water


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Erase is currently ranked #22 out of 910. (154 wikians have given it an average rating of 9.08)