It Was a Strange Time in My Life (1:37)

Cover of Night Falls Over Kortedala

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  • PopKaa

    Ahh the rhythm and beat of this song is like no other !

    2 Apr 2011 Reply
  • galafeelsblue

    love it

    11 Dec 2010 Reply
  • Drewsarchus

    Does anyone know what the female vocal sample at the beginning after the child's voice is from? "What have you done tooooo my heart."

    7 Dec 2010 Reply
  • Izzoflossy

    amazing. simply amazing.

    7 Mar 2009 Reply
  • crewelmoi

    I've had several shit times in my life. I love this man. He creates the most honest lyrics with the most beautifully composed music I've ever heard. He sounds like an angel out of another world and time. He makes me laugh, giggle, sigh, tear, long, wonder, hope, remember, forget, dance, stop and take notice, and want more. I heart Jens.

    5 Mar 2009 Reply
  • TinyShrine

    Why you clever sonofabitch...

    6 Feb 2009 Reply
  • Dennisjc

    love it!

    21 Aug 2008 Reply
  • raysravens52

    People seem to think a shy personality equals gifted But if they would get to know one I'm sure that idea would have shifted Most shy people I know are extremely boring Either that or they are miserable from all the shit they've been storing Thats basically the story of my life right there.

    16 Jul 2008 Reply
  • thinkofengland

    haha that little tidbit about the song is amazing. i love him.

    3 Apr 2008 Reply
  • badoom_bum

    lostthescript, was he serious? that's interesting... if it's true, it means one smile more while listening to this song ;)

    15 Mar 2008 Reply
  • Ullrikke

    Most shy people I know, are extremely boring ..

    30 Dec 2007 Reply
  • BillyPod

    thats really cool, thanx for that tidbit

    7 Dec 2007 Reply
  • lostthescript

    I read in an interview with Jens (I think it might have been in pitchfork) that the little kid in the song is a clip of Jens as a child. That just makes the song all the better.

    27 Nov 2007 Reply
  • andylundy

    de de ge-de de de ga-de

    14 Nov 2007 Reply
  • hm_hallo

    the sandman melody of the original GDR-Sandman... :-D

    10 Sep 2007 Reply
  • sifelltneytandi

    LOVE this song. The little kid doo, doo, doo-doo-doo-ing along to the song was obnoxious at first, but I love these lyrics and this music. Maybe my favorite on the album.

    10 Aug 2007 Reply

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