This Microphone

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Music video for "This Microphone"

song name This Microphone
artist They Might Be Giants
releases I Like Fun, Dial-A-Song (2018)
year 2018
first played February 2, 2018 (37 known performances)
run time 2:36
sung by John Flansburgh


  • For the video, character design and direction were done by Joyce Hesselberth & David Plunkert of Spur Design LLC, and the animation was done by Joyce Hesselberth & Brianna Gooch.
  • Flansburgh stated that he was "under the influence of a couple of Lulu albums from the 60s" when composing this song.[1] He also acknowledged the influence of Sandie Shaw and Dusty Springfield, two other prominent female singers of the era.[2]

Song Themes

Clothes, Escape, I Am, Numbers, Recycled Material, Time, War, Military


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