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song name Glasgow
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Venue Songs
year 2004
first played September 6, 2004 (20 known performances)
run time 1:07
sung by John Flansburgh


  • Also known as "T-H-E-G-A-R-A-G-E" (in the original concert setlist).
  • The venue song for the Garage.
  • The opening and closing segments are a parody of/homage to the song "Saturday Night" by the Bay City Rollers, a Scottish band.
  • An instrumental of this song is also sometimes played during live shows under the name Thanks A Go-Go. One known appearance is at the 9/25/04 show.
  • Video by The Chopping Block.
  • Same tune as Goodbye.

Song Themes

Letters Of The Alphabet, Money, References To Other Songs Or Musicians, Transportation, Venue Songs


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Glasgow is currently ranked #461 out of 1009. (33 wikians have given it an average rating of 8.34)