The guys answer a listener letter asking for the history on “backmasking” – recording messages backwards on rock n roll records meant to be played forwards. Get ready to go deep on The Beatles, Led Zep and even that annoying Napoleon XIV track.
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The Eligibles – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1oTsFlwwzQ
Napoleon XIV backwards – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gbvcEkuFFI
Tomorrow Never Knows – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pHNbHn3i9S4
The Snowblind controversy – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snowblind_(Styx_song)
The amazing anti-Led Zep televangelist – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T9uANJR1qRg&t=35s
Backmasked messages list: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_backmasked_messages
Paul is Dead story: https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-features/paul-mccartney-is-dead-conspiracy-897189/
The phenomenon of Pareidolia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pareidolia#:~:text=Pareidolia%20(%2F%CB%8Cp%C3%A6ri,Moon%20or%20the%20Moon%20Rabbit.
Spotify playlist with songs with backwards messages: