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03/08/05 06:05 PM
Buddha of Suburbia riff  

Has anyone noticed the similarity between the "Space Oddity" riff (heard at 4:07) and the riff at the end of "Buddha of Suburbia" (at 3:23) ?

One is C-F-G-A, the other E-G-A-B (same chords a tone higher, except for the first chord) and the rhythm is the same.

Just after this riff, db starts singing "Ouvre le chien" (open the dog), as in "All the madmen". That's two early songs quoted in just a few seconds.

Has anyone else noticed that ? Would you agree with my interpretation ?

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*Buddha of Suburbia riff  FastChanges03/08/05 06:05 PM
.*talking about chords...  JollyGood07/19/05 02:16 PM
.*Re: talking about chords...  Monkeyboy07/27/05 04:31 AM
.*Re: talking about chords...  FastChanges07/25/05 06:50 PM
.*Re: talking about chords...  JollyGood08/09/05 02:06 AM
.*War  poorsoul08/09/05 06:32 AM
.*Re: War  JollyGood08/09/05 08:11 AM
.*Re: talking about chords...  Nature_Boy07/29/05 08:31 AM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  SaiIor03/18/05 10:41 PM
.*Enc  poorsoul03/19/05 05:56 AM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  Monkeyboy03/12/05 05:41 PM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  FastChanges03/13/05 07:04 AM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  Mxy03/08/05 08:41 PM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  guiltpuppy03/08/05 09:27 PM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  Ruskie03/20/05 02:11 AM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  guiltpuppy03/20/05 11:47 AM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  Mxy03/20/05 11:40 AM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  FastChanges03/09/05 02:07 PM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  ulfdub08/09/05 10:08 AM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  pablopicasso03/09/05 02:19 PM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  FastChanges03/09/05 04:44 PM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  pablopicasso03/09/05 04:52 PM
.*Re: Buddha of Suburbia riff  Mxy03/09/05 11:28 AM
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