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A few years ago, when the Bookworm was small, my sister and music-loving brother-in-law bought her a CD and DVD set called Here come the ABC’s… 437 more words

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Video Fun with They Might Be Giants

As I am sure that all of my readers are lovers of words, I have decided to share something amazing with you. The collection of videos below are from the band They Might Be Giants, from their kids project, 61 more words

Inspiration

#111 - "D & W" (2005)

A.S.: “I like to watch the sports.”

L.K.: This isn’t going to win any songwriting awards, but damn is it cute.

A.S.: John Linnell in a dialogue with himself.  808 more words

John Linnell

#67 - "Goodnight My Friends" (2005)

L.K.: Another tiny song, oh boy.

A.S.: Another tiny Here Come the ABCs song.

L.K.: Yeah, what a weird coincidence.

A.S.: Get ’em out of the way. 228 more words

John Flansburgh

#63 - "Here Come The ABCs" (2005)

A.S.: The effect on the keyboard is pretty cool, whatever exactly that is. Some kind of clippy tremolo thing.

L.K.: More annoying shouting kids. It’s kind of unfair that this even counts as a song given its brevity, but then again, it’s no worse than a… 135 more words

Short Song

#32 - "Alphabet Of Nations" (2005)

L.K.: You know, this might be the kids song that has wound up being played in more “adult” shows than any other.

A.S.: I think “Clap Your Hands” might be the only one that’s been played more. 716 more words

Both Johns

#27 - "Flying V" (2005)

L.K.: MORE KIDS MUSIC.

A.S.: BUT GOOD STUFF.

L.K.: YOU KEEP ACTING LIKE YESTERDAY’S SONG WAS THE WORST THING IN THE WORLD.

A.S.: What I just said has  882 more words

John Linnell