Dream Theater’s Raw Dog from the God of War 3 soundtrack has a very jarring introduction — the sound is extremely distorted and the time signature changes every bar. During a long car ride to Durham this weekend (Go Duke!), I figured out the time signatures, and it’s very strange.

|: 6/4 | 7/4 | 5/4 | 8/4 |
| 6/4 | 7/4 | 5/4 | 10/4 :|

Alternatively, it could just be seen as three 13/4 bars with a 15/4 bar as the fourth measure:

|: 13/4 | 13/4 |
| 13/4 | 15/4 :|

I prefer the first way though, since it’s easier to follow where the downbeat is.

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