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Music For Pylons

Music for Pylons
Running time 1:12
Appears on Old Tunes Vol. 2


It has been speculated that Christ. may have contributed to this track, as Christ. released an EP entitled Pylonesque.

Samples / Lyrics[edit]

  • The microtonal synthesizer loop heard throughout "Music for Pylons" is sampled from "Karn Evil 9, Third Impression" from the album Brain Salad Surgery by Emerson, Lake, and Palmer. The sample is taken from around 8:40 and has been slowed down considerably.[1] [2]
  • The drums are sampled from "Cocaine Sex (Turbo Lust Mix)" by "Renegade Soundwave".[3][4]



External Links[edit]


  1. WATMM post about synth sample source
  2. https://www.twoism.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=295342#p295342