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They Might Be Giants’ John Flansburgh can help you name that tune

John Moe Aug 11, 2011

In the latest of our occasional series of celebrities and their favorite apps, we talk to John Flansburgh, one of the leaders of They Might Be Giants. If you don’t know who They Might Be Giants are, please go fix that.

John loves Shazam, an app that helps him figure out what that song is on the radio.

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