Indestructible Object

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Indestructible Object
EP by They Might Be Giants
Released April 4, 2004
Genre Alternative rock
Length 12:32
Label Barsuk Records (U.S.)
Shock Records (Australia)
They Might Be Giants chronology
Bed, Bed, Bed
(2003)Bed, Bed, Bed2003
Indestructible Object
The Spine
(2004)The Spine2004
Professional ratings
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Allmusic 3/5 stars link
Pitchfork Media 7.1/10 link
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Rolling Stone 2/5 stars link
For the work "Indestructible Object" by artist Man Ray, see Object to Be Destroyed.

Indestructible Object is the title of a They Might Be Giants EP, released April 6, 2004 (see 2004 in music) by Barsuk Records. The title comes from a famous work by Man Ray, also known as Object to Be Destroyed. The track "Memo to Human Resources" and a different version of "Au Contraire" went on to be featured on their full-length album released in the same year, The Spine. "Am I Awake?" was used as the theme song for the TLC series Resident Life. The track "Ant" is a re-recording of a b-side from two of their 1990 singles ("Istanbul (Not Constantinople)" and "Birdhouse in Your Soul"). "Caroline, No" is a cover of a Beach Boys song from their 1966 album Pet Sounds.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Am I Awake?" – 3:04
  2. "Memo To Human Resources" – 2:03
  3. "Au Contraire" – 2:26
  4. "Ant" – 2:55
  5. "Caroline, No" – 2:05

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