When the Poo Hits the Fan
[MP3 - right-click "save target as"]
This song happened quick:
Driving to work Friday morning November 9, 2012, AM DJs Armstrong and Getty were discussing Nat Geo "Doomsday Preppers" and used the PC term “when the poo hits the fan”
rather than the more common "WTSHTF." (I had never heard of the show -
Saturday 4am I woke with an idea for the chorus, so I started working it. By mid-morning I had the chord progressions and first verse - well - that's a song:
It can take weeks to get that far - and usually never. By the evening I had recorded the core of the song and finished it 11/11.
The keyboard I bought when I was 18 was a
Wurlitzer electric that has a unique sound.
It was used in many top hits, perhaps most famous as the intro to Queen “You’re my Best Friend”
(That is the wrong piano in the music video.) Recently I found a software "VST" version of it. That is the piano on the intro and backing through the verses.
When the Poo Hits the Fan - MUSIC VIDEO