These are INTENTIONAL messages that groups have recorded and placed in their songs. This differs from backwards masking in which
bands supposedly sing a song in a special way so that when played backwards a hidden message appears.
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In part of the song, you can hear in a voice that sounds very similar to Wierd Al's saying, "He was watching Star Wars."
The line "playing the game I'll sail away on a voyage of no return to see" can be reversed to sound like "he is the nasty one, Christ you're infernal. It is said we're dead men; everyone who has the mark will live." This sparked controversy when it was released.
In the song "Empty Spaces" from the "Wall" album it says in backwards messaging "Congratulations. You have just discovered the secret message. Send your answers to, Old Pink, care of the Funny Farm Chalford, UK.
This is the weird sounds you hear just before Roger Waters begins singing. The reversed message is: "Conguratulations, you have discovered the secret message. Please send your answer to Old Pink, care of the funny farm, Chalfont..." (after which the words are incomprehensible)
When reversed, one part of the song sounds similar to "Yes, an alien must know," which is followed by "Ah, I'm sure you'd believe that;" almost a subliminal jab at conspiracy theorists who believed in backwards masking.
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