They Might Be Giants Are Releasing A Book Called “Book” As Part Of An Album…

This is a new phase THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS album: BOOK.

They Might Be Giants’ brand new project is a deluxe set: A 144-page cloth-bound hardcover art book of full-color photography by Brian Karlsson, as well as original TMBG lyrics graphically set in the style of poetry concrete by world-famous designer Paul Sahre on an IBM Selectric typewriter from the early ‘70s. The featured lyrics are selections from BOOK, a forthcoming EP, My Murdered Remains, and I Like Fun. Inside every book of BOOK there is a copy of the musical album BOOK on an indestructible compact disc, and everyone who orders the book of BOOK will get an instantaneous download on release day. Both the fancy WAV format and the practical MP3 format will be available to you.

The book of BOOK will have a first-edition pressing of 10,000 copies. Currently, more than 7,000 have been pre-sold.

BOOK will also be presented on 180-gram audiophile vinyl and a standalone CD. All formats are available for pre-order now and all come with an instant download of “I Broke My Own Rule” and “I Lost Thursday.” You will also receive additional downloads between now and release day as they are made available. You can order it here.