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* [[Sixtyten]] is 70 (a literal translation of the french word for seventy 'soixante dix'). You'll hear this in [[Aquarius]] too. A reference to [[Music70]], [[Boards of Canada|BoC]]'s own label. See comments on [[The Smallest Weird Number]] in [[Geogaddi]].
 
* [[Sixtyten]] is 70 (a literal translation of the french word for seventy 'soixante dix'). You'll hear this in [[Aquarius]] too. A reference to [[Music70]], [[Boards of Canada|BoC]]'s own label. See comments on [[The Smallest Weird Number]] in [[Geogaddi]].
  
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Revision as of 13:06, 1 May 2013

Sixtyten
Running time 5:48
Appears on MHTRTC


Comments

Samples / Lyrics

  • Throughout the song is the voice sample saying what appears to be "Watch it", followed by "It's alright".
  • Backwards: "There are a lot of different 'me's, you know. There's the mad me, when I get angry."
    • [DC] [Second quote: same Sesame Street vignette as "Whitewater" lyrics]
  • Samples the song "Getaway" by music group Earth Wind and Fire throughout the song. [1]
    • "I know we can!" plays at 2:17 in Sixtyten as well as in Getaway.
  • Samples the song "On Your Face" by music group Earth Wind and Fire (forwards at 2:27, reversed at 3:28 and elsewhere in the song). [2]
    • When the sample is reversed and corrected for pitch "Keep a smiling face" plays at 3:28 in Sixtyten, taken from 1:10 in On Your Face. [3]
  • The separate vignette at the end of the track is believed to be a composition named "Blueberry".[4]

Trivia

Videos

External links

References

  1. http://www.twoism.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=9835
  2. http://www.twoism.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=4720&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=25