- It marked the first time the band modulated to a new key in the middle of the song. The change happens at 1:33.
- First use of spoken word in a Sculpted Static song. Steven reads from the USA PATRIOT Act during the verses. The effect was inspired by the Velvet Underground's "The Murder Mystery" from their self-titled album.
- The "drumming" was simply a preset pattern on Steven's RadioShack keyboard. Before "Salvo Social," the band's fake drumming was usually played manually on the keyboard.
- Arta uses a sampler near the end of the song, and it can be heard clearly over the last chord.
Tuesday, July 04, 2006
Sculpted Static flashback of the day
"Salvo Social" (2003) was a significant Sculpted Static song for the following reasons: