Insect Hospital

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Music video for "Insect Hospital"


Screenshot from iTunes LP video

song name Insect Hospital
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Nanobots
year 2013
first played December 29, 2012 (35 known performances)
run time 1:30
sung by John Flansburgh


Trivia/Info

  • The name of this song had previously appeared in a short-lived live-only track called "After Hours Party At The Insect Hospital". However, the only similarities between the songs are titular. According to Flansburgh, the term "insect hospital" had "always stayed in the notebook".
  • The video included in the iTunes LP edition of the album is one of the background videos projected during the band's live show, commonly shown behind the band during the song "Ana Ng". A full felt-animated video has been created by Hine Mizushima.
  • TMBG once released a list of things they were not allowed to say in the group; one of which was "literally", unless used properly. This song, however, cheerfully ignores the ban on that word.

Song Themes

Insects, Medical, Recycled Material

Videos

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Insect Hospital is currently ranked #692 out of 844. (39 wikians have given it an average rating of 7.26)