Personal One-Hit Wonder: The first of every month is reserved for Personal One-Hit Wonders. (See 01 Feb 2007 entry for details.)
This is the single longest song in my entire collection at 63 minutes! In fact, it's not even on the PC or any portable player. The only way to really listen to this track is on the CD. This release is also available as a double-LP, but this is one where you benefit from having the CD, since on the double-LP this song has to be split up over three sides.
Following on the previous discussion of songs exactly 2:42 in length, the same author of that original idea earlier had posted some thoughts about whether long songs are slated for extinction in this "random shuffle" era of the download that is shifting the market back to an orientation to singles:
"In this random-shuffle quick-twitch short-attention-span world, it's nice to sit in one place and just listen to somebody perform…