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  1. Oh You Did
  2. Omnicorn
  3. I Am Invisible
  4. Definition of Good
  5. And Mom and Kid
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  1. Oh You Did
  2. Omnicorn
  3. I Am Invisible
  4. Definition of Good
  5. And Mom and Kid
  6. I Made a Mess
  7. Moles, Hounds, Bears, Bees and Hares
  8. Walking My Cat Named Dog
  9. Or So I Have Read
  10. Elephants
  11. Long White Beard
  12. I Just Want to Dance
  13. Thinking Machine
  14. So Crazy for Books
  15. I Haven't Seen You in Forever
  16. Out of a Tree
  17. Hello Mrs. Wheelyke
  18. Then the Kids Took Over
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Why?, They Might Be Giants' first children's album in six years, was also their second full-length of 2015, arriving shortly after the wonderfully dark and weird Glean. Like that album, Why? doesn't shy away from danger and disaster (two of the possible consequences of discovering the answer to the title's question). On "Oh You Did," Robin Goldwasser sings a growing list of too-late warnings ("Don't drop eggs from the 14th story window -- oh, you did") with the weary patience only a mother could muster, while "I Made a Mess ...

Why? 2015, Idlewild Recordings

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