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    Posted: July 25 2013 at 14:27
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Originally posted by The.Crimson.King

Originally posted by Tom Ozric

Originally posted by progbethyname

You know this is gonna sound kinda funny and maybe strange to ye fellow proggers, but I always found the Flute solo and the end of Strawberry fields eerie and frightening. It's creepy for sure.
Dude, that's a mellotron - (no wonder it sounds creepy) LOL

And it doesn't hurt that John says, "I buried Paul" after the tron solo Wink


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Originally posted by The.Crimson.King

Originally posted by progbethyname

The mellotron at the end of Strawberry Field by the Beatles. Sounds like Satan's flute.
It's creepy. I don't care what anyone says.

Good call my friend!  What makes it even creepier is hearing John say, "I buried Paul" during the fadeout  Evil Smile



Deja vu. Wink


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LOL

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Originally posted by The.Crimson.King


Originally posted by progbethyname

The mellotron at the end of Strawberry Field by the Beatles. Sounds like Satan's flute.
It's creepy. I don't care what anyone says.

Good call my friend!  What makes it even creepier is hearing John say, "I buried Paul" during the fadeout  Evil Smile


As a child, I had to press the fast forward button many times when that song came on.
I still find it to be quite a deadly sound for that matter. Should be used in a horror movie to depict the rise of Satan. Lol
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I played this to my little sis (11) today and she started crying hysterically, screaming at me to stop it. Sooo yeah
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Originally posted by The.Crimson.King

LOL
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Ah man!!! Just got me Jonny 2 times!

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Originally posted by progbethyname

Originally posted by The.Crimson.King


Originally posted by progbethyname

The mellotron at the end of Strawberry Field by the Beatles. Sounds like Satan's flute.
It's creepy. I don't care what anyone says.

Good call my friend!  What makes it even creepier is hearing John say, "I buried Paul" during the fadeout  Evil Smile


As a child, I had to press the fast forward button many times when that song came on.
I still find it to be quite a deadly sound for that matter. Should be used in a horror movie to depict the rise of Satan. Lol

I was the complete opposite, I must have listened to it 100+ times with my ear pressed up to that speaker trying to hear the "I buried Paul".  I grew up with the Beatles and was a complete "Paul is dead" conspiracy nut...I knew all the musical and album cover clues...I'd play the White Album backwards...look at the Sgt Peppers cover in a mirror, debate who the walrus really was, the whole deal...but I must admit, the one song that used to totally freak me out was "Revolution 9".  I used to test my bravery by listening to R9 at midnight with the lights off...ya, and if I could get through that, I'd follow it up with D.O.A. by Bloodrock Evil Smile
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Havent checked the entire tread, but this is my first reaction to scary music.
 
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Originally posted by The.Crimson.King

And it doesn't hurt that John says, "I buried Paul" after the tron solo Wink

I think it's been verified that the actual words were "cranberry sauce." If you listen to the version on "Anthology 2" you'll hear a clearer and more upfront mix of that section where the words are much easier to make out. Why John said it I don't think he could ever say.

A couple more to add:

Esperanto—The Rape. The extended coda, especially, has a great claustrophobic, continually-glancing-over-your-shoulder feel that builds suspense incredibly.

Quantum Jump—Alta Loma Road. Eerie tale of an encounter with a hostile stranger.

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Originally posted by The.Crimson.King

And it doesn't hurt that John says, "I buried Paul" after the tron solo Wink

I think it's been verified that the actual words were "cranberry sauce." If you listen to the version on "Anthology 2" you'll hear a clearer and more upfront mix of that section where the words are much easier to make out. Why John said it I don't think he could ever say.

I know, but it's so much more fun to believe in the "Paul is Dead" thing Wink
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Originally posted by The.Crimson.King


Originally posted by AreYouHuman

Originally posted by The.Crimson.King

And it doesn't hurt that John says, "I buried Paul" after the tron solo Wink

I think it's been verified that the actual words were "cranberry sauce." If you listen to the version on "Anthology 2" you'll hear a clearer and more upfront mix of that section where the words are much easier to make out. Why John said it I don't think he could ever say.

I know, but it's so much more fun to believe in the "Paul is Dead" thing Wink


If I had of known that was what was being said, I'd would have lost it! That would just be extra creepy for me.

On a side note, The Beatles did a ton of acid around that time so you can bet that had something to do with it. Lol
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^ Of course there's the other famous John Lennon phrase to be heard on Sgt Pepper outtakes...his count-in to A Day in the Life...

"Sugarplum fairy...Sugarplum fairy...I read the news today oh boy..." Wink
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^ yup. That's the Fairy that delivered LSD To his mouth. Lol.

You know, as scary ad the Beatles are I still quite adore them. Lol. I kid. They aren't scary, but they do have some creepy innuendos here and there. ;)
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