Pop-Break Live: They Might Be Giants (Terminal 5)

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They Might Be Giants returned to their home of New York City on Saturday November 2nd at Terminal 5. Pop-Break.com’s Mike DelaPaz caught the Johns — Flansburgh and Linnell as they brought their brand of alt rock to the masses.

The Mesopotamians
You’re on Fire
Tesla
When Will You Die
I Hope That I Get Old Before I Die
She’s an Angel
Put Your Hand Inside the Puppet Head
Hide Away Folk Family
Boat of Car
32 Footsteps
Youth Culture Killed My Dog
Number Three
(She Was A) Hotel Detective
Rhythm Section Want Ad
Rabid Child
Toddler Hiway
(new opening verse, as sung by … more)
Chess Piece Face
Alienation’s for the Rich
Nothing’s Gonna Change My Clothes
Absolutely Bill’s Mood
Everything Right Is Wrong Again
Don’t Let’s Start
Damn Good Times
James K. Polk
Black Ops (new version)
Doctor Worm

Encore:
The Day
Istanbul (Not Constantinople)
(The Four Lads cover)
Nanobots

Encore 2:
Birdhouse in Your Soul

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