They Might Be Giants – Direct From Brooklyn (DVD, US)

18 February 2003 Restless REST 72994
01. Doctor Worm
02. Snail Shell
03. The Guitar (The Lion Sleeps Tonight)
04. The Statue Got Me High
05. Istanbul (Not Constantinople)
06. Birdhouse In Your Soul
07. They’ll Need A Crane
08. Purple Toupee
09. Ana Ng
10. (She Was A) Hotel Detective
11. Don’t Let’s Start
12. Put Your Hand Inside The Puppet Head
13. Particle Man
14. Istanbul (Not Constantinople)
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NOTES:
DVD compilation of videos by They Might Be Giants.

The video for ‘The Guitar (The Lion Sleeps Tonight)‘ features appearances by Jon Spencer, Cristina Martinez and possibly even Judah Bauer (see images).

DVD includes bonus features: Commentary, Quicktime Home Movies, Two Audio Tracks, Unreleased Promotional Audio Track, Trailer for documentary and Live video.

SONG CREDITS:
01. Doctor Worm
Video
Director: John Flansburgh
Producer: Shirley Moyers
(p) 1998 TMB Productions. All Rights Reserved

Song
Producers: Pat Dillett, Tom Durack and They Might Be Giants
Writers: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music (BMI)

02. Snail Shell
Video
Director: Nico Beyer
Producer: Will Oakley
(p) 1994 Elektra Entertainment. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producers: Paul Fox and They Might Be Giants
Writers: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlan Publishing Corp. (BMI)

03. The Guitar (The Lion Sleeps Tonight)
Video
Director: John Flansburgh
Producer: Elizabeth Bailey
(p) 1992 Elektra Entertainment. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producers: They Might Be Giants
Writers: They Might Be Giants, Weiss, Creatore, Petretti
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)/Abilene Music Inc. (ASCAP)

04. The Statue Got Me High
Video
Director: Adam Bernstein
Producer: Alan Wachs
(p) 1992 Elektra Entertainment. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producers: They Might Be Giants
Writers: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

05. Istanbul (Not Constantinople)
Video
Director: Drew Takahashi, Lidia Pryzluska, J. Otto Seibold for (Colossal) Pictures
(p) 1990 Elektra Entertainment. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producers: Cliver Langer & Alan Winstanley
Writers: J. Kennedy & N. Simon
Published: Chappell & Co. (ASCAP)

06. Birdhouse In Your Soul
Director: Adam Bernstein
Producer: Nancy Bennet
(p) 1990 Elektra Entertainment. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producers: Cliver Langer & Alan Winstanley
Writers: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

07. They’ll Need A Crane
Video
Director: Adam Bernstein
(p) 1989 TMB Productions. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producer: Bill Krauss
Writers: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

08. Purple Toupee
Video
Director: Helene Silverman
(p) 1988 TMB Productions. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producer: Bill KraussWriters: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

09. Ana Ng
Video
Director: Adam Bernstein
(p) 1988 TMB Productions. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producer: Bill Krauss
Writers: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

10. (She Was A) Hotel Detective
Video
Director: Adam Bernstein
(p) 1986 TMB Productions. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producer: Bill Krauss
Writers: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

11. Don’t Let’s Start
Video
Director: Adam Bernstein
(p) 1986 TMB Productions. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producer: Bill Krauss
Writers: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

12. Put Your Hand Inside The Puppet Head
Video
Director: Adam Bernstein
(p) 1986 TMB Productions. All Rights Reserved.

Song
Producer: Bill Krauss
Writers: They Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

13. Particle Man
Video
clip from Steven Spielberg presents Tiny Toon Advenures courtesy of Warner Bros.

Song
Producers: They Might Be Giants
Writers: The Might Be Giants
Published: TMBG Music. (ASCAP)

14. Istanbul (Not Constantinople)
Video
clip from Steven Spielberg presents Tiny Toon Advenures courtesy of Warner Bros.

Song
Producers: Cliver Langer & Alan Winstanley
Writers: J. Kennedy & N. Simon
Published: Chappell & Co. (ASCAP)

This compilation (p) & (c) 1999 TMB Productions. All Rights Reserved.

SLEEVE NOTES:
“Rock and video pioneers THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS bring to you all their breakthrough and award-winning clips for the first time on DVD.”
DETAILS:
ARTWORK: [no details]

BARCODE: 0 18777 29942 8

MATRIX: “HSV 20259 “They Might Be Giants” 01 DVD 5*”

*The two parts of matrix number over-lap and this part looks as though it says ‘DVD 5 Pink Disc’.

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