"I like Brian Eno
, but I want to kill
him for making the fucking Microsoft Sound
" - nf
"Listen to this, it kicks arse
! It's the Microsoft Sound man!"
"You've already told me this. Shutup. - me talking to Keithy G McD
'Let's Take The Fresh Step Together
', the first track of the post-rock
band Trans Am
's 2001 album; Red Line
is most of The Microsoft Sound(barring the two tones at the end), time stretch
ed to 51 seconds. Listening to it in this manner gives one a good insight as to the subtle intricacies present in the song. For instance, the sound's pitch goes up in steps, and not in a smooth wave.
Trans Am are anti
-Microsoft-ites, and this song is one of the examples. Others on the album include song titles like 'Don't Bundle Me
', and 'Where Do You Want To Fuck Today?