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The "Amen Break": The Most Famous 6-Second Drum Loop & How It Spawned a Sampling Revolution | Open Culture

Amen Break Scarf: I took an image of the waveform of the amen break and converted it into a knitting pattern, which I uploaded onto a hacked knitting machine. The knitting pattern repeats over and over the same way that the amen break sample gets looped in so many musical compositions.


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