He has quoted them in a few of his own songs, and recently included a section from the obscure TMBG track “Weep Day” in a performance, which you can see here:
Well, this morning TMBG took notice!
— They Might Be Giants (@tmbg) June 19, 2013
That’s pretty awexome (so awesome it has an x in it). TMBG retweeted me once last month (when I tweeted about them and Joss Whedon being on the same episode of Jimmy Fallon’s show) and it ’bout gave me a heart attack:
— ANGRY BEEF (@angrybeef) May 25, 2013
So it’s great to see them acknowledging the Open Mike Eagle love. Well-deserved accolades for Mr. Eagle.
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