Is This the Worst On-Hold Music Ever?

I hate being put on hold: airlines, the cable company, tech support, credit card companies, conference calls.  Just yesterday I had to endure 19 minutes of a loop of badly-executed Steely Dan instrumentals.  But this sample provided by UPROXX is far worse than anything I’ve ever heard.  What IS this?

Fortunately, Bobby found an antidote to this at Fast Company:

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Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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