Wrong speed records that sound right

Hello all, what are the records you play at the wrong speed (deliberately😂) that sound as good if not better than the correct pitch?
I’ve got a few but to start off, ive found that Radiohead’s High and Dry at 45 -8 turns into a jangly alt-country number with a female vocal. Always gets a ‘who’s doing this cover? ‘ whenever played out😀

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Have to admit as I’ve got older I’m usually pitching down the BPM on records at either -2 or -4 that don’t have vocals on, but one I can recommend at 33rpm instead of 45 is this cosmic chugger from Soft Machine “Soft Space” (unfortunately I can’t find anyone that’s posted this on Youtube at 33rpm) :sweat_smile:

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Journey to the centre of the Sun (Stallions Remix) by Sombrero Galaxy. Played at 33, or very pitched down by Andi Hanley on BiS some years back.
Sounded ace one spring morning, driving to work with the sun coming up.

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Rick James’ band covering the Kinks. Playing the 45 of this at 33 transforms it into the best kind of sleazy cosmic synth sludge!

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Going the other way, this balearic chugger sounds GREAT played at 45

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am I the only one who likes this at 33rpm?

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Persia - Inch by Inch… Ace on 33

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well, never froget the beginning of new beat :belgium:

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Aphex Twin Girl/Boy song. I always preferred it at 33rpm and I even ripped it that way complete with Windows Movie Maker FX 💁😂

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One I’ve found in the last year or so is Donna Summer’s - Sunset People 12", played at 33 +2 (get you approx 106 bpm), sounds like a Supermax (love that group) style drag queen vocal over a swirling chugging sleazy beat.

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This is great played 33rpm +4%

This @Apiento track played 45rpm -8% is wild cosmic trip

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oh yes, i can hear that Risque one working well. Thanks.
I’ve played the instumental of this a few times to good effect at 33 +a bit, you get some nice Barry White vocal and lovely clanking piano keys.

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Wow this is one I’ve done too! The label guys found it funny when I sent them a message about it

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Years ago someone did a 33rpm edit of ‘coming on strong’ by Carolyn Crawford called ‘coming on slow’ that I thought was AMAZING.

wrongspeed vengaboys: surprisingly good!

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When I bought this i thought it was supposed to be played at 45 so kept playing it like that for a couple of months, until it left my gig bag. Years later I realised it was meant to be slow and dubby.

Studio Pressure - Relics (Plaid Remix)

Play on 33rpm, then +4.

Global Communication - 9:39

Play on 45rpm (adjust to taste)

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This is a Mogadon monster at 33rpm + 4%

Quite like it at the right speed too mind

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