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Music video for "Apophenia"

song name Apophenia
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Dial-A-Song (2015), Phone Power
year 2015
run time 2:33
sung by John Linnell; John Flansburgh backs


  • Apophenia is the human tendency to perceive meaningful patterns within random data.
  • Middleburgh is a town in New York west of Albany.
  • This is the curious description of the video on YouTube: "Wide open visual images are a treasure trove of Paul Sahre, Joe Hollier, Chris Smith and others--don't blame them!"

Song Themes

Animals, Drinks, Insanity, Love Gone Sour, Mind Control, Hypnotism, Not In Common Time, Questions, Streets, Telecommunication, Title Not In Lyrics, Windows


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