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Are you aware of a song that has an unintended noise recorded in it?

Like a slamming door, cigarette lighter or something like that?

Update:

Happy Christmas (again) Harvey! :)

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  • 2 months ago
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    You can hear an airplane in the song "Black Country Woman" at the start, but Plant tells the producer to leave it in. A mic in the control room was picking it up.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HpCQDFRUKsY

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  • 2 months ago

    Just after 0:53 in the recording of "Louie Louie" by The Kingsmen, you can hear the drummer yell "F**K" because he dropped his sticks.

    Not many people can detect it if they aren't told about it, and thankfully the label never noticed it, otherwise the song would not have been put on the airwaves because of the censorship in the time (early 60s).

  • 2 months ago

    In a few jazz albums I've listened to you can clearly hear people talking in the background, but I think they just didn't care. 

    McCoy Tyner with Stanley Clarke and Al Foster is the most recent album I've listened to that has this

  • ?
    Lv 4
    2 months ago

    Right at the end of "Love Reign Over Me' by The Who, you can hear some clattering and clashing sounds, which is apparently Keith Moon falling over his drums.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gDbAtWpoA6k

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  • Petter
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    I don't know. I thought they used to edit those out, no? I know this one has a honking car horn in it, but I have a feeling it's fully intended.

    Janet Jackson - This Time (@ 0:29)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LsPb2EVCLdg

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    Or does this count? =) (second last note, right at the end of the song)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RSetd4hys40

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  • Jake
    Lv 6
    2 months ago

    it makes the song worth my wild I live for the side sounds

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