[Fear be the gunner in my back seat
Fear be the gunner in my back seat!]

[Finally, if we are to win the battle that is now going on around the world... the impact of this adventure on the minds of men everywhere, who are attempting to make a determination of which road they should take... we have examined where we are strong and where we are not, where we may succeed and where we may not. Now it is time to take longer strides-time... I believe we possess all the resources and talents necessary... we nevertheless are required to make new efforts on our own. For while we cannot guarantee that we shall one day be first, we can guarantee that any failure to make this effort will make us last.]

[We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard!]


from Two Years On, released February 6, 2016
Written, performed and produced by Nick Standing [Jabun]

Sample Credits:
“Backseat Phobia” - Better Than The Book (From the “One Small Step” EP)
“Leaving Home [Paper Planes and Bottled Ships] - Better Than The Book (From the “One Small Step” EP)
“Special Message to the Congress on Urgent National Needs”- John F. Kennedy
“Rice Stadium Moon Speech”- John F. Kennedy
Additional samples from the NASA Sound Archive
Additional samples from freesound.org


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Better Than The Book! A musical project by Nick Standing AKA Jabun. Heartfelt and high energy Ska / Pop Punk slices of life from a guy born in the 90s.

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