Where Your Eyes Don't Go

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song name Where Your Eyes Don't Go
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Lincoln, Lincoln Sampler, Then: The Earlier Years
year 1988
first played March 28, 1988 (131 known performances)
run time 3:06
sung by John Linnell


I think it was about my mom coming into the room, and then there was some kind of mocking demonic snowman behind her that she couldn't see. Every time she turned around, it would pivot around and still be behind her back where she couldn't see it. That was the initial idea and then I went from there.
'Should we worry when he's in front of us?' said Ridcully, 'Or is it worse because we know he's behind us?'

Song Themes

Body Parts, Dreams, Eyes, Fade Out, Heads, In Back, Insanity, People (Real), Not In Common Time, Questions, Recursion, References To Other Songs Or Musicians, Zombies Or The Undead


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