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|song name||Sammy Intro|
|artist||They Might Be Giants|
|releases||Asbury Park Live|
|first played||October 1, 2009 (162 known performances)|
- A recording frequently used to open live performances, described by John Flansburgh as "a morphing, treated version of Sammy Davis Jr.’s walk on music".
- The song is based around a sample of "Ain't I", an instrumental introduction from Sammy Davis Jr.'s 1967 live album That's All!. Flansburgh has mentioned the album as one of his favorites, and has cited it as a direct influence on the song Black Ops.
Altered Voice, Intros, Self-Reference
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