In addition to being able to carry more music with me in general, a side-effect of having increased portable music-player storage space is that I can finally take my entire They Might Be Giants collection everywhere I go. No more weighing various albums, going with older volumes just because they’re classic, cherry-picking songs from records… I finally have the entirety of my music collection’s giant-y goodness with me at all times.
I’ve had a really good time re-visiting their entire catalog, remembering what makes this band so special for me. Their music is so free, so unpretentiously groovy, but even more than that, their lyrics? Are amazing.
I thought I’d compile a list of my favorites from among John and John’s many amazing lines and refrains.
Without further ado: