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30k ft

Taken from Assemblage 23‘s “Storm”, 30k ft has to be the single most haunting song that I’ve ever come across (not to mention probably the most depressing).

Taking the form of a voice recording left by a passenger on a doomed aircraft on his lover’s answering machine, the tune manages to send chills up my spine every time I listen to it. Somehow, the synthesized/dehumanised voice manages to resonate even more deeply than it would otherwise.

Surfing YouTube the other day I ran across this amateur video compiled to the song. Honestly I was a little hesitant as to whether I should post the video or not as I think that the song deserves to be listened to, and you should pay attention to its lyrics. That being said I think that it’s done really well and adds a different element to the music, so here goes:


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