Nightgown Of The Sullen Moon (Demo)

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song name Nightgown of the Sullen Moon
artist They Might Be Giants
releases 1986 Demo Tape
year 1986
run time 1:27
sung by John Linnell


  • Lacks the intro from the final version and also contains fewer of the repeated lines at the end of the song.
  • This demo is in the key of D, a whole step lower than the album version.
  • As this demo is one of the few songs unique to the 'disputed' 1986 Demo Tape, it is unknown whether this is a genuine demo, or simply a manipulated version of the album version.

Song Themes

Body Parts, Clothes, Doors, Drugs, Falling, Fire, Forgetting, Remembering, Heads, Recycled Material, Size, Space, Super-Human Qualities, Time, Windows


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