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This is an instrumental, but there are some lyrics in the intro that were recorded backwards (backmasking). When played backwards, it says: "The music is reversible, but time is not! Turn back, turn back, turn back."
This has been used numerous times as background "bumper music" for radio commercials and sporting events over the years. (thanks, Dave - Marieta, GA, for above 2)
Joshua Scott Jones explains why he's always asking forgiveness from his musical partner, who's also his girlfriend.
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Harry is Derek Smalls in Spinal Tap, Mark Shubb in The Folksmen, and Mr. Burns on The Simpsons
Jules Shear - "All Through The Night"
Shears does very little promotion, which has kept him secluded from the spotlight. What changed when Cyndi Lauper had a hit with his song? Not much, really.