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What is the name for a track hidden before the CD content?

If you are looking for a technical term it is "pregap". The article states: Not all CD drives can properly extract such hidden tracks. Some drives will report errors when reading these tracks, and ...
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Hidden tracks on other media than CD?

Jack White has a habbit of including hidden tracks and other features. Here's for instance his latest album Lazaretto: The 11-track album on White's label Third Man Records, includes different ...
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Hidden tracks on other media than CD?

Monty Python's Matching Tie & Handkerchief may qualify, as entire sides were 'hidden' by two methods. Both sides of the album had the same label, claiming it was 'Side 2' One side had dual ...
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Hidden tracks on other media than CD?

C+C Music Factory's Gonna Make You Sweat album on cassette had a hidden track. The cassette said that "Bang That Beat" was the final track on the tape, but if you let the cassette continue playing ...
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Hidden tracks on other media than CD?

The cassette release of Pulse by Pink Floyd contains a 22-minute hidden track titled Soundscape (Cassette 2, Side 4) that starts a few minutes after the last listed track Run Like Hell. "Wish ...
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Hidden tracks on other media than CD?

One of the first and most famous hidden tracks is on The Beatles' Abbey Road. "Her Majesty" begins 14 seconds after the last song listed on the album jacket ("The End") and runs 23 seconds long. It ...
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Hidden tracks on other media than CD?

From Mew's album No More Stories Are Told Today, I'm Sorry They Washed Away // No More Stories, The World Is Grey, I'm Tired, Let's Wash Away, the track New Terrain, when played backwards, is a ...
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Why did Ozzy Osborne choose to make "Hero" a hidden track?

According to the wikipedia entry about the 'No rest for the Wicked tour' the song did not feature on the tour. On a fan website, "ysis2" offers this explanation I think this song kinda ...
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