what's the shortest song in your iTunes library?

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  1. anneleonard
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    #1
    inspired by the "longest..." thread, what's everyone's shortest song?

    Mine is Avalanche Rock by The Avalanches, in at 23 seconds.

    Come on, someone can do better than that. And it has to be a proper song, not just a clip or sound file like a new mail wav!
     
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    damn, can't top that.

    I have special effects that are shorter... but not songs, I have a demo or a song, but still not a 'released song'
     
  3. tazo
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    'what if the guy from smash mouth lost his car keys', by stephen lynch; 43 seconds.
     
  4. WinterMute
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    There's a track by Lawnmower Deth that was officially the shortest recording, it consisted of a four count and a single, short power chord with a loud grunt over it.

    Been years since I heard it mind.

    Shortest thing on my ipod is a Tenacious D track at around 35 secs.
     
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    Well I have a Pablo Francisco audio file on rappers at 1:11, but thats not a song so:
    La Surf by Authority Zero - at 1:25.

    I don't even know who authority zero is.... :rolleyes: :p ;)
     
  6. joshuajestelle
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    19 seeconds - "Cruisin' in the ATL", by Outkast

    This track gets played a lot as the lab I do research in is called the ATL. Of course Outkast was referring to Atlanta, not our Advanced Technology Lab, but we can pretend. ;-)

    Josh
     
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    Am Wasserfall, from Eine Alpensinfonie by Richard Strauss - 14 seconds

    non-classical, Prelude to the End of the Game by Sting - 21 seconds
     
  8. Royal Pineapple
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    Hard F***ing?

    my shortest is
    From Babalon 0:09 Farda P.
    off a Kruder & Dorfmiester album
     
  9. Flowbee
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    The Who's "Miracle Cure" from Tommy (disc 2) comes in at 12 seconds. That's the shortest honest-to-goodness song I have in iTunes.

    Next is the "Itchy and Scratchy" end credits theme at 17 seconds.:cool:
     
  10. Warren
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    "17" by the smashing pumkins is 17 seconds...

    and at 21 seconds I have "believe it or Not" on George costanzas answering machine.
     
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    No, it's one of the interlude bits, I think the one about the one note song with the bendy bit that Jack reckons he wrote.
     
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    0:07 for a John Zorn track
    0:22 for HR's Everybody Everybody :)
     
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    Beatles - Her Majesty : 23 seconds
    Primus - Sathington Wiloby : 24 seconds
     
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    shortest song in library
    . by clinc (0:04)
    second shortest The End Of Love (0:12) by The Black Heart Procession
     
  18. DaedalusDE
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    1.3 seconds... someone at school recorded themselves screaming
     
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    i have three songs by a group called "Me and Paul's Band" that are each :20...

    1. Family Ties
    2. Theme From Bonanza
    3. The Fraggle Song

    it's interesting.
     
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    not a song, dosnt count, DISQUALIFIED
    :D;)
     
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    Same as in my Windows Media Library. Abbey Road's a great album...
     
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    hr everybody everybody - 22 sec.

    That's 2 of us!!:)
     
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    "Cat," Yukari Fresh. 5 seconds.

    "Bright Noise," by Art of Noise comes in at 6.

    i've got 76 songs under a minute.
     

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