They Might Be Giants

American alternative rock band

They Might Be Giants are an alternative rock band that live in Brooklyn, New York. The two original band members, John Flansburgh and John Linnell, officially formed the band in 1982. While at first a duo, performing using a drum machine, they gained a backing band in the early 1990s.

They Might Be Giants
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Background information
Also known asTMBG
OriginBrooklyn, New York
GenresAlternative rock
Years active1982–present
LabelsBar/None, Barsuk, Restless, Elektra, Zoë, Disney Sound, Idlewild, Rough Trade, Rounder
Websitewww.theymightbegiants.com, www.dialasong.com
MembersJohn Flansburgh
John Linnell
Dan Miller
Danny Weinkauf
Marty Beller
Past membersHal Cragin
Brian Doherty
Jonathan Feinberg
Dan Hickey
Kurt Hoffman
Graham Maby
Tony Maimone
Eric Schermerhorn

The band has been given two Grammy Awards, one for the children's album Here Comes the 123s and the other for the theme song of Malcolm in the Middle.

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