Hits include: "Snail Shell",
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Grammy Award winning They Might Be Giants (often abbreviated as TMBG)
is an American alternative rock band formed in 1982 by John Flansburgh and John
Linnell. During TMBG's early years, Flansburgh and Linnell frequently
performed as a duo, often accompanied by a drum machine.
TMBG have released 23 studio albums. Flood has been certified platinum,
while their children's music albums Here Come the ABCs, Here Come the 123s, and
Here Comes Science have all been certified gold. The group has won two Grammy
Awards. They were nominated for a Tony Award for Best Original Score (Music
and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway
Musical. In total, the group has sold more than 4 million records.
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The group have been noted for their unique style of alternative music, typically
using surreal, humorous lyrics, experimental styles and unconventional
instruments in their songs. Over their career, they have found success on the
modern rock and college radio charts. They have also found success in children's
music with several educational albums, and in theme music for television
programs and films.
In the early 1990s, TMBG expanded to include a backing band. The duo has
been credited as vital in the creation and growth of the prolific DIY music
scene in Brooklyn in the mid-1980s; the duo's current backing band consists of
Marty Beller, Dan Miller and Danny Weinkauf.
On May 10, 2004, they made a guest appearance on the final episode of Blue's
Clues called "Bluestock" alongside
Macy Gray, and
TMBG also contributed a track to the 2004 Future Soundtrack for America
compilation, a project compiled by John Flansburgh with the help of Spike Jonze
and Barsuk Records. The band contributed "Tippecanoe and Tyler Too", a political
campaign song from the presidential election of 1840. The compilation was
released by Barsuk and featured indie, alternative, and high-profile acts such
Cab for Cutie,
The Flaming Lips,
and Bright Eyes.
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In 2016, they made a song "I'm Not a Loser" for the SpongeBob SquarePants
In October 2019, the band recorded a new version of their song "Hot Dog" for the
third season of the Disney Channel preschool series Mickey and the Roadster
Racers, re-titled as Mickey Mouse Mixed-Up Adventures for that
season. It premiered on Disney Junior on October 14, 2019.
In July 2020, the band announced that they would be releasing an album titled
Book in 2021. The album was released on November 12, 2021.
In August 2020, the band recorded a song for a CNN documentary about the
In November 2022, Book was nominated for a 65th Annual Grammy Awards in the
category of "Best Boxed or Special Limited-Edition Package".
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