Shervin Lainez In 2002, They Might Be Giants released No!, their first album…
- Posted on Dec 26th 2011 6:00PM by Ben Jones
Video: 'Electronic Istanbul (Not Constantinople)'
Highlight: "Every band member is playing a synthesized instrument in this version of the song -- and notably John L. is playing a circuit-bent Speak-and-Spell from the '80s," co-founder of the group John Flansburgh tells Spinner. "Dan Miller is rocking a microKORG vocoder, which turns his voice into a chord of voices, and John F. is filtering his guitar through a synthesizer. Except for the Casio sounds in the middle, the entire track was recorded live moments before the video was filmed."