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They Might Be Giants – Computer Assisted Design

Computer Assisted Design is a song from They Might Be Giants‘ new album, entitled Here Comes the Science.

The music video has been directed by Rob Shaw and produced at Bent.

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They Might Be Giants – Electric Car

Animals from the forest and the farm, they all come on board of the electric car which, magically, become a station wagon to accommodate them all.

Electric Car is a song featured on TMBG’s latest album, Here Comes the Science, and sung by Robin Goldwasser and John Flansburg.

The video has been produced at Tiny Inventions and directed by Max Porter and Ru Kuwahata.

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Electric Car: The Making Of

Follow Ru Kuwahata, Max Porter and the whole Tiny Inventions team while they assemble the visuals for the video they did for They Might Be Giants.

A demo version of the song is used in the video up until the end of the 1st chorus.

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They Might Be Giants – Go for G!

Goats are in the barnyardAnd gophers in their holes

I was trying to write this using only words which begins in G, but today is really not the right day…
Another nice video from They Might Be Giants‘ Here Come The 123s podcast; it was on episode 26.
Music video illustrated and animated by Divya Srinivasan.
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They Might Be Giants – C is for Conifers

More than five hundred kinds.

Did you know that your Christmas tree was a conifer? Well, in fact my Christmas tree is a piece of polyethylene…
Another nice video from They Might Be Giants‘ Here Come The 123s podcast; it was on episode 19.
Directed by Courtney Booker.
Sapevate che il vostro albero di Natale era una conifera? In [...]

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They Might Be Giants – Nine Bowls of Soup

I hope you guys like soup.

Since you liked One Dozen Monkeys, and I liked it too, here’s another music video from the Here Come The 123s podcast.
A curious bird will put to test the nerves of an ichthyosaur who is trying to balance 9 bowls of soup… but then, why?
The video has been directed [...]

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They Might Be Giants – One Dozen Monkeys

One monkey stayed behind and nowthat monkey rides a bike around with me.

Time for another nice video from the Here Come The 123s podcast. This time you’ll get Donkey Kong as if it would have been made by Terry Gilliam. Or perhaps not.
The video has been directed by Pascal Campion. It was part of episode [...]

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TMBG – Ballad Of Davy Crockett (In Outer Space)

There’s more than we were taught.

Ah yes, as a a kid I wanted to… Ah no, I wanted to be a fireman when I grew up.
Anyway… Colonel David Stern Crockett, american hero, goes for an up to date adventure in this new, “cold war”-esque installment in They Might Be Giants‘ weekly podcast for Disney.
The song [...]

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Seven Days of the Week (I Never Go to Work)

Work is the last thing on my mind.

I think this video is about me. Definitely. Yes, I don’t play trumpet, but anyway…
The music video has been directed by David Cowles and Sean McBride.
It is part of one of the weekly episodes of Disney’s Friday Night Video Podcast for Families to promote Here Come the 123s [...]

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They Might Be Giants – 813 Mile Car Trip

Four hundred and seventeen miles to go.

Here’s a video about a very, very, very, very, very, very, very long drive. And I don’t like driving at all…
The video has been directed by Pascal Campion. It is part of one of the weekly episodes of Disney’s Friday Night Video Podcast for Families to promote Here Come [...]

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They Might Be Giants – I`m Impressed

And I find that my head’s nodding yesThough my legs are not following.

A tale of power and betrayal set in the Roman Empire. With robots. Paper cuts robots. Oh well, it’s one of the best videos of the year, so just watch it, okay?
They Might Be Giants is John Flansburgh and John Linnell. I’m Impressed [...]

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They Might Be Giants – Shadow Government

Where’s the shadow government,when you need it?Where’s the shadow government?It’s a bad, bad world.

“The Shadow Government is about waking up from a nightmare only to find yourself in the same bad dream” guitarist John Flansburgh tells Spinner.
The politically charged imagery and evil moon illustrate Flansburgh’s explanation of the song. “It’s really a mad scramble of [...]

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TMBG – Bastard Wants to Hit Me

Some Crazy Bastard Wants to Hit Me

Well, it’s just about a guy that’s waving at our hero. But our hero is sure he doesn’t know him: so that must some crazy bastard!
They Might Be Giants (commonly abbreviated to TMBG) is an American alternative rock duo consisting of John Linnell and John Flansburgh. (Source: Wikipedia)
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