A comprehensive list of samples that The Prodigy have used in their The Day Is My Enemy album and live shows in that era.
Sample: "How many ways can you distort the human mind"
Taken from: Brain of Blood Trailer
Sample: Guitar Riffs
Taken from: Rage Against The Machine - "Bullet In The Head" (Rage Against The Machine, 1992)
Sample: Drum break
Taken from: Finnish electronic group Pepe Deluxe's "Salami Fever" from album Beatitude released 2003. This very same sample was previously used on Take Me To the Hospital also.
Taken from: The Turtles - "You Baby" (You Baby, 1966)
Sample: Opening melody
Taken from: traditional Bulgarian music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8xpThKeXHo
Taken from: Chill Rob G - "Let The Words Flow (Acapella)" (The Court Is Now In Session / Let The Words Flow, 1989)
Sample: "Eagle Break" melodic reversed sample in the middle of song
Taken from: theme from the movie 'Where Eagles Dare', starring Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood.
Taken from: Mental Cube - "Chile Of The Bass Generation" (Chile Of The Bass Generation, 1990)
Sample: 'I need a rhythm ...' female vocal
Taken from: Jomanda - Make My Body Rock (Feel It) (Supremely Clubbed) "(Make My Body Rock (Feel It), 1988)
Sample: Guitar riff
Taken from: The Lollipop Shoppe - "You Must Be A Witch" (Nuggets (Original Artyfacts From The First Psychedelic Era 1965-1968), 1998)
Sample: pad at the beginning and end of the track
Taken from Sylenth 1 VST, preset [392: Firefly Arp]
Sample: Scream like synth in the middle part of the song
Taken from: Intelligent Hoodlum - Arrest the President (1990)
Future Music - 1st February 1993 Prodigious talent
Hot Press - 8th September 1993 Welcome To The Techno-drome
Toronto Sun - 11th May 1999 Prodigy tries sex in space
Toronto Sun - 15th May 1999 Decline of the Jedi Knights
Nekozine - 19th November 2005 Interview with Liam Howlett after The Prodigy's show in Copenhagen
Hot Press - 8th May 2010 Leeroy Keeps Swinging
MTV Hive - 4th December 2012 Dissecting the Prodigy: 25 Samples Behind 'The Fat of the Land'
EXCLAIM! - 19th July 2018 The Prodigy Announce 'No Tourists' LP, Share New Song
The Sun - 30th November 2018 Still starting fires
Decoded Magazine - 31st January 2019 Sampling the Sex Pistols, dissing koalas and never taking your foot off the gas: we crank the froth-o-meter up to full with The Prodigy’s Liam Howlett
The Guardian - 27th May 2020 The 100 greatest UK No 1s: No 8, The Prodigy – FirestarterRead more at the articles gallery