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Recent News

November 30, 2021

Both Johns recently discussed "Birdhouse In Your Soul" with The Guardian. Also, John Flansburgh appeared on Jordan, Jesse, Go! and Sound & Vision.

November 12, 2021

John & John were interviewed for NPR's Bullseye with Jesse Thorn podcast and The Brian Lehrer Show. John Flansburgh was also interviewed by SPIN.

November 11, 2021

Both Johns recently spoke to Brooklyn Magazine, and John Flansburgh was recently interviewed by Anyone Can Play Guitar, Inside the Studio, Off the Beat & Track, and The Working Songwriter.

November 11, 2021

John Linnell was recently interviewed by Songwriting Magazine, Vulture, and KCSN.

November 10, 2021

John Linnell has been interviewed about BOOK and the band's upcoming tour at Consequence of Sound.

November 9, 2021

TMBG has released an official video for "Moonbeam Rays" on YouTube, featuring an alternate live in-studio performance. Additionally, the full BOOK album can now be downloaded at the TMBG Shop!

October 29, 2021

TMBG's newest EP, The Pamphlet, has been released as a digital download on the TMBG Shop.

October 27, 2021

John Flansburgh has been interviewed on the Rhino Podcast, which features clips of the new songs "Brontosaurus," "Moonbeam Rays" and "Synopsis For Latecomers." He was also interviewed on Boing Boing's Recommended If You Like podcast. John Linnell has been interviewed on the Kreative Kontrol podcast, which features the full public debut of the song "If Day For Winnipeg."

October 26, 2021

There's a new interview with John Linnell in Under the Radar, and one with John Flansburgh in American Songwriter. Also, Paul Sahre was interviewed in PRINT about working with the Johns and the making of BOOK.

October 18, 2021

They Might Be Giants have been profiled and interviewed for Stereogum's We’ve Got A File On You, which can be read here. Additionally, John Flansburgh named five albums he can't live without for SPIN and appeared on the Hard Times Podcast.

October 11, 2021

They Might Be Giants has released another preview track from their upcoming album BOOK, "Part Of You Wants To Believe Me". It can be heard on YouTube and streaming services.

October 4, 2021

Fan podcast Don't Let's Start has released a full-length audio interview with former They Might Be Giants band member Kurt Hoffman with personal stories about recording, touring and working with the band. Listen here. Also, John Flansburgh was interviewed on Obsessed Show.

October 3, 2021

They Might Be Giants were interviewed for a profile on PBS NewsHour, with topics including the upcoming album BOOK and how John and John use This Might Be A Wiki! Watch it on YouTube.

September 27, 2021

John Flansburgh is the guest on the latest episode of Andy Richter's podcast The Three Questions.

September 21, 2021

They Might Be Giants has released a new single from their upcoming album BOOK, called "Super Cool". It can be heard on numerous streaming services.

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

This Day in TMBG

Events of December 8:


2005 – The band's first podcast, Podcast 1A, is released. It features never-before-heard tracks "It Was A Very Good Year", "I Enjoy Being A Boy", and "Turtle Songs Of North America".

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