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Recent News

December 3, 2019

TMBG have released a brand-new song entitled "Social Media". It is available, appropriately enough, across a variety of social media platforms, including a static video on YouTube.

November 15, 2019

KMSU hosted their annual They Might Be Playing TMBG marathon for the sixth year in a row. The interviews with both Johns have now been posted to YouTube.

November 11, 2019

They Might Be Giants have added a new batch of show dates to their 2020 Flood 30th Anniversary Tour.

October 1, 2019

TMBG have made an official Instagram account in addition to John Flansburgh's personal account. You can follow them @tmbgofficial.

September 30, 2019

They Might Be Giants have announced a series of shows to celebrate the upcoming 30th anniversary of the album Flood.

July 29, 2019

They Might Be Giants are initiating a benefit t-shirt project for RAICES, a leading organization in Texas helping separated families, detained families, unaccompanied minors, and others seeking asylum in the United States. Find the shirt here on the band's merchandise page.

July 19, 2019

They Might Be Giants fan podcast Don't Let's Start has released a 2-hour interview with Bill Krauss, former studio producer and live engineer of They Might Be Giants. Topics include the creation of the albums They Might Be Giants and Lincoln, the band's early live performances and road stories from touring.

June 12, 2019

TMBW sends wishes for a swell birthday to John Linnell, who turns 60 today! He was also recently interviewed by WTMD.

June 1, 2019

They Might Be Giants bassist Danny Weinkauf appeared this week in an interview for fan podcast This Might Be A Podcast to discuss his Red Pants Band song "Pumpkins (Are My Favorite Fruit)". Past episodes have also included interviews with Marty Beller and Jonathan Feinberg.

May 11, 2019

They Might Be Giants fan podcast Don't Let's Start has released an interview with Julie Kantner, former bandmate and ex-partner of John Flansburgh about John's pre-TMBG days, as well as a two-part interview with Joshua Fried about his "The World's Address" remix and work with Flansburgh on Hello The Band.

May 6, 2019

TMBW wishes an extremely happy birthday to John Flansburgh, who turns 59 today!

March 8, 2019

John Flansburgh has confirmed that TMBG is starting to work on their next studio album!

February 26, 2019

The Johns were interviewed on Double J.

February 23, 2019

John Linnell was interviewed by The West Australian.

February 20, 2019

John Flansburgh wrote a retrospective of TMBG's entire career for The Music.

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