Otti Albietz: The Others Are Identical

Surreal, organy psychedelic riddle. Semi-funky.

RIYL: Sufjan Stevens / Bright Eyes / Rufus Wainwright

0:42 drum machine and funky-ish analogue bass; 1:42 drop out; 2:08 crazed chaos; 2:35 Rhodes. Slightly unhinged.

Alternate versions: Instrumental

Energy: medium Pace: midtempo BPM: 135 Explicit: no
Production style: children’s, comedy, documentary, factual entertainment, technology, promos, ghostly/supernatural, road/quest, indie film
Mood: absurd, angular, beguiling, dreamy, jerky, mesmerising, odd, psychedelic, quirky, spooky, strange, surreal, weird
Lyrics:

– This one’s just for you, these are just four words.
– You are the second one to know, the others are identical.
 
– This one’s just for you, these are just four words.
– You are the second one to know, the others are identical.
 
– This one’s just for you, these are just four words.
– You are the second one to know, the others are identical.
 
– I like trees that are very tall, I’m gonna swing until I fall.
– I like trees that are very tall, I’m gonna swing until I fall.
 
– The others are identical (I’m gonna swing until I fall).
– The others are identical (I’m gonna swing until I fall).

– The others are identical (I’m gonna swing until I fall).
– The others are identical (I’m gonna swing until I fall).

Instrumentation: organ, male vocal, drum machine, synth bass, synth, rhodes
Subject matter: trees, conformity, tallness, code, secrets, words, discovery, enlightenment, knowledge, wisdom/understanding, fall/drop, swing, others, you, answers, identity/difference, puzzle/riddle, mysticism, initiation, death/mortality, hanging
Meter: 4/4 BPM range: 129-140
Genre: Alternative Folk / Singer/Songwriter Style: acoustic, analogue, round – musical
Publishing rightsholder: Pink Lizard Music Limited Publishing clears through: Pink Lizard Music
Master rightsholder: Otti Albietz under exclusive license to BBE Master clears through: Pink Lizard Music
Composed by: Otti Albietz (PRS) ISRC: GBEQT1203439