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February 13, 2018

The next Dial-A-Song track of 2018, "The Bright Side", has been released on dialasong.com. The song is also available on YouTube or to hear over the phone at 844 387-6962.

February 12, 2018

TMBG appeared on Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child. Also, John Linnell was interviewed on The Matt Squared Radio Hour.

February 8, 2018

John Flansburgh was interviewed by the Columbus Dispatch. Check it out here.

February 6, 2018

The next Dial-A-Song track of 2018, "Jackie The Clipper", has been released on dialasong.com. The song is also available on YouTube or to hear over the phone at 844 387-6962.

February 3, 2018

The Johns appeared on the Cigar City Radio podcast. Listen here.

February 1, 2018

John Flansburgh was interviewed by Nashville Scene. Also, Marty Beller was interviewed by Modern Drummer Magazine.

January 31, 2018

The next Dial-A-Song track of 2018, "The Greatest", has been released on dialasong.com. The song is also available on YouTube or to hear over the phone at 844 387-6962. Also, John Flansburgh was interviewed by Billboard. Check it out here.

January 25, 2018

John Linnell wrote an essay about "retro" photography for The Rumpus. Check it out here. There's also an interview with him in the Miami New Times and an interview with John Flansburgh in the Orlando Sentinel.

January 24, 2018

The next Dial-A-Song track of 2018, "Dog", has been released on dialasong.com. The song is also available on YouTube or to hear over the phone at 844 387-6962.

January 22, 2018

John Linnell was interviewed by Folio Weekly Magazine. Check it out here.

January 20, 2018

TMBG recorded a Google Talk and in-studio session for Rolling Stone.

January 19, 2018

TMBG's 20th studio album, I Like Fun, is released today! It's available direct from TMBG, from iTunes or Amazon, from Lojinx in Europe, and from your local record store.

January 18, 2018

John Linnell was interviewed by the Post and Courier. Check it out here.

January 17, 2018

The third Dial-A-Song track of 2018, "I Like Fun", has been released on dialasong.com. The song is also available on YouTube or to hear over the phone at 844 387-6962.

January 17, 2018

John Flansburgh was interviewed by the Charleston City Paper. Check it out here.

January 12, 2018

John Flansburgh was interviewed by The News & Observer. He also reviewed the history of TMBG for Consequence of Sound.

January 11, 2018

They Might Be Giants are streaming I Like Fun ahead of its release via NPR's First Listen.

January 9, 2018

The second Dial-A-Song track of 2018, "Dr. Sy Fly", has been released on dialasong.com. The song is also available on YouTube or to hear over the phone at 844 387-6962.

January 4, 2018

John Flansburgh shared a list of 10 fake things he loves with Consequence of Sound. Check it out here.

January 3, 2018

The first Dial-A-Song track of 2018, "All Time What", has been released on dialasong.com. The song is also available on YouTube or to hear over the phone at 844 387-6962.

We'll meet at the end of the tour. (News archives...)

This Day in TMBG


Events of February 19:

1473 – Nicolaus Copernicus, Renaissance astronomer, is born. Copernicus is credited with first postulating the heliocentric model of the universe, thus revolutionizing humanity's understanding of "The World's Address" and inspiring Davy Crockett to rename a robot drone.


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1878 – Thomas Alva Edison is issued the first patent for the phonograph. In 1996, TMBG uses Edison's original cylinder phonograph to record several songs, including "I Can Hear You", at the Edison Laboratories.


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