Push Back The Hands

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Music video for "Push Back The Hands"

song name Push Back the Hands
artist They Might Be Giants
releases I Like Fun, Dial-A-Song (2018)
year 2018
run time 3:01
sung by John Linnell


  • Video directed by David Cowles and Jeremy Galante; animation by Brad Pattullo and Jeremy Galante; backgrounds by Arianna Palmer and David Cowles. It contains references to many TMBG videos of the past.
  • The term "mission creep" refers to the expansion of a project or mission beyond its original goals. It's usually considered undesirable because it can lead to the dangerous path of each success breeding more ambitious attempts, stopping only when a final, often catastrophic, failure occurs.

Song Themes

Accidents, Backwards, Bodily Mutilation, Body Parts, Children, Colors, Conservatism, Fading, Hands, Precious Metal, Recursion, Screaming, Sleep, Time


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