The Guitar

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Music video for "The Guitar"
Rehearsal for the music video
Drawing, from the Apollo 18 promo, representing the song

song name The Guitar (The Lion Sleeps Tonight)
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Apollo 18, The Guitar (The Lion Sleeps Tonight) (EP) (as the "UK Single Edit" on some European releases), Direct From Brooklyn Dial-A-Song: 20 Years Of They Might Be Giants, A User's Guide To They Might Be Giants: Melody, Fidelity, Quantity, Rhino Hi-Five: They Might Be Giants (EP), Flood + Apollo 18, 50,000,000 They Might Be Giants Songs Can't Be Wrong
year 1992
first played June 26, 1992 (849 known performances)
run time 3:49
sung by John Flansburgh; Laura Cantrell sings the "Lion Sleeps Tonight" chorus.


Song Themes

Album Lead-Ins, Animals, Kingdom Of Loathing Reference, Music, Non-John Vocals, Numbers, People (Imaginary), Precious Metal, Questions, Science, Songs With Handclaps, Space, Telecommunication, Title Not In Lyrics, TMBG Remakes


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