Song Name: Midget (AKA "She Didn't Know I Was A Midget")
Artist: DEVO (& as Parcheesi)
Run Time: 2:42 (Hardcore Demo Version)
Year Written: 197x
Year Recorded: 1974
Year Released: 1990 (Hardcore Demo Version)
Years Performed:  1974, 2014
- *Bob 1 says he wrote the music and Mark wrote the lyrics.
Sung By: Gerald V. Casale and Bob Mothersbaugh, with Mark Mothersbaugh
- Gerald V. Casale
- Mark Mothersbaugh
- Bob Mothersbaugh
- Jim Mothersbaugh
- Live Version (1974)
- Alternate Run Time: about 2:20 (1974) YouTube
- Bob I Band - Live Version (1992)
- Live Versions (HARDCORE TOUR 2014)
- "Midget" appears on the Booji Boy's Basement releases "A001 - xxxx-xx-xx - Unreleased Live Songs (Disc 1)" and "D001 - Rare Demos & Unreleased Tracks (Disc 1)" (Performed by DEVO.) and "S016 - The Bob I Band: Live @ The China Club - Los Angeles, CA 1992" (Performed by the Bob I Band.)
Demo Versions: Official release is the demo.
Trivia / Info:Edit
Onstage Behavior: Unknown.
Lyrics: Midget -- LyricWikia
Video: The Men Who Make the Music
- An excerpt of "Midget" is played and talked about in the segment Roll Out the Barrel / Rod's Big Reamer.
- Rod Rooter: Yeah! She Didn't Know I Was A Midget. That's hot, that's hot! Parcheesi - a new group. Shipped platinum. Huh ho, killer.
- Why can't you guys cut stuff like that?
- Bob Mothersbaugh: Well, I guess we like ideas.
- Rod Rooter: Yeah, well, I guess we like to talk in tonnage.
- ↑ DEVO Live Guide. Website keyword search for "midget".
- ↑ Booji Boy's Basement. "Bob Mothersbaugh interview by Alex Brunelle & Tom Chiki."