CONTEST: Win Tix To See They Might Be Giants

They Might Be Giants


SLATE: They Might Be Giants had cut their teeth in New York’s early-’80s No Wave scene, playing the overly exuberant kid brother to “serious” acts like Sonic Youth and Swans. Armed with samplers, puppets, and yardstick-tall hats, they earned a reputation as thrillingly bizarro showmen. Every journalist who reviewed the duo exhausted his thesaurus in search of synonyms for quirky. But with modern ears, we can hear something in They Might Be Giants’ music more profound and specific than what Roget might call eccentric, madcap, or zany.” MORE

PHAWKER: We have a coupla pair of tix to see They Might Be Giants at the TLA on Saturday April 25th. To qualify to win, all you have to do is sign up for our mailing list (see right, below the masthead). Trust us, this is something you want to do. In addition to breaking news alerts and Phawker updates, you also get advanced warning about groovy concert ticket giveaways and other free swag opportunities like this one! After signing up, send us an email at FEED@PHAWKER.COM telling us a much, with the magic words THE STATUE GOT ME HIGH in the subject line. If you are already on our mailing list, just send us an email saying as much and grovel a bit. Please include your full name and a mobile number for confirmation. Good luck and godspeed!