Mammal (track) by They Might Be Giants
Mammal appears on the following album(s) by They Might Be Giants:
- Apollo 18 (track #5) (this album) (1992)
- Dial-A-Song: 20 Years Of They Might Be Giants (track #31) (compilation) (2002)
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