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Welcome to the unofficial [[Boards of Canada]] wiki by [[user:Fredd-E|Fredd-E]]. Feel free to [[About#Contribute|contribute]] and/or [[Communication|stay in touch]] with other boc fanatics.
  
Consult the [http://meta.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaWiki_User%27s_Guide User's Guide] for information on using the wiki software.
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Stay up-to-date: visit the [[News]] section,  subscribe to the [http://t.me/bocpageschangelog changelog] on Telegram, [http://facebook.com/bocpages like us on Facebook], or [http://twitter.com/bocpages follow us on Twitter].
  
== Getting started ==
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== News ==
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
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* [http://mail.wikipedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]
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'''Note:''' This section has been partially transcluded from the main [[News|News]] page.
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== Articles ==
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=== Spotlight ===
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# [[Notable Interview Quotes]]
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# [[Communication]]
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# [[Snippet Contest]]
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# [[Theories]]
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# [[Statements from Hexagon Sun]]
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=== Recent ===
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{{Special:Newestpages/-/5}}
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== Contribute ==
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* Everyone can freely edit this wiki, but you need an [[:Special:RequestAccount|account]] to bypass the [http://www.google.com/recaptcha captcha], create new pages and/or [[Special:Upload|upload files]].
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* Here is an extensive [[Help:Editing|help section on wiki editing]]. You could also use the official [[wikipedia:Wikipedia:Tutorial|Wikipedia Tutorial]] or their [[:wikipedia:Help:Cheatsheet|cheatsheet]].
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* A great place to start editing is [[:Category:Stubs|the articles that need expansion]].
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* Get to know our [[bocpages:Top Contributors|our top contributors]].
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=== Basic Guidelines ===
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* Album titles go in <nowiki>''italics''</nowiki>: ''[[Music Has the Right to Children]]'', ''[[Trans Canada Highway]]''
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* Song titles go in <nowiki>"quotes"</nowiki>: "[[Roygbiv]]", "[[Farewell Fire]]", "[[Chinook]]"
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* Pages and files should always have at least one of [[:Special:Categories|these categories]] assigned.
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* Put a hyperlink or text between the <nowiki><ref></ref></nowiki> tags to [[Help:Editing#Referencess|create references]] as footnotes on a page.
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* Use [[Help:Editing#Widgets|widgets]] to embed for instance youtube videos or soundcloud audio.
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=== Deeper Involvement===
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Do you want to help expand bocpages on a more detailed level? Contact [[:User:Fredd-E|me]].
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== FAQ ==
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* I downloaded [[Catalog 3]] / [[Acid Memories]] / [[Closes Vol. 1]] / [[Play by Numbers]] / [[Hooper Bay]] on [[wikipedia:Soulseek|Soulseek]]. Legit?
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No, they aren't. Please read the first paragraph of the discography. Also copies of these albums were only given to friends and family of the band which implies that it is not possible to acquire them on the internet.
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* I downloaded a collection of [[Boards of Canada|BoC]] tracks labeled as A Few Old Tunes Volume 2. Legit?
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There is no such thing as A Few Old Tunes Volume 2. The tracks you downloaded however are most likely a collection of tracks from genuine BoC compilations; probably compiled from the following authentic BoC material: [[A Few Old Tunes]], [[Old_Tunes_Vol._1|Old Tunes Volume 01]] and/or [[Old_Tunes_Vol._2|Old Tunes Volume 02]].
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* I downloaded a [[Boards of Canada|BoC]] track labeled [[Eno_Test_%26_Parson|Eno Test / Parson]] / Trillions / Treeline / Nskino / Gridlock / [[Lavender_Trapezoids_EP|Lavender Trapezoids]] / Golden Hinterland / Rhomboid. Legit?
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No, they are just a bunch of mislabeled mp3s floating around the internet. Please see the [[Discography#Fakes|Discography]] for more information.
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* Are [[Boards of Canada|BoC]] pagans / satanists / [various other strange suggestions]?
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No, they are just normal lads like you and me. Please read the [[Interviews]] for more insights.
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Latest revision as of 15:10, 5 April 2017

Welcome to the unofficial Boards of Canada wiki by Fredd-E. Feel free to contribute and/or stay in touch with other boc fanatics.

Stay up-to-date: visit the News section, subscribe to the changelog on Telegram, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter.

News

Note: This section has been partially transcluded from the main News page.

Articles

Spotlight

  1. Notable Interview Quotes
  2. Communication
  3. Snippet Contest
  4. Theories
  5. Statements from Hexagon Sun

Recent

  1. Societas x Tape
  2. EHX Boards of Canada web pages announcement
  3. Boards of Canada: We Are The (Folk) Robots
  4. Boards of Canada: Music of Struggle...
  5. Boards of Canada: Vi Sampler til Helvede og Tilbage

Contribute

Basic Guidelines

Deeper Involvement

Do you want to help expand bocpages on a more detailed level? Contact me.

FAQ

No, they aren't. Please read the first paragraph of the discography. Also copies of these albums were only given to friends and family of the band which implies that it is not possible to acquire them on the internet.

  • I downloaded a collection of BoC tracks labeled as A Few Old Tunes Volume 2. Legit?

There is no such thing as A Few Old Tunes Volume 2. The tracks you downloaded however are most likely a collection of tracks from genuine BoC compilations; probably compiled from the following authentic BoC material: A Few Old Tunes, Old Tunes Volume 01 and/or Old Tunes Volume 02.

No, they are just a bunch of mislabeled mp3s floating around the internet. Please see the Discography for more information.

  • Are BoC pagans / satanists / [various other strange suggestions]?

No, they are just normal lads like you and me. Please read the Interviews for more insights.