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If we jump we might break our bones
but if we don´t try we´ll never know
if we´d sleep more often in our sleeping bags
we might appreciate what we have
if we could see what some people saw
we might not be blinded by a law
if we grew up in different skins
we could imagine what it means to be living

tonight we defeat the tide
in our minds without a fight
windows are shut
open them up
open them

we should jump but we may fall to our death
in this world wide mess around us
we should sleep on the borderline
in wintertime what a crime

wake me up I hope its just another dream
I take a photograph and put it on the wall
these thoughts are a wake up call


from I Scream Like A Kid That Screams For Ice Cream, released March 1, 2019


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The Boy I Used To Be Vienna, Austria

The Boy I Used To Be is Philipp Timmelmayer’s most personal project until now. He writes expressive, dynamic, melancholic, multi-layered and elaborate music with an interesting build up. Philipp tells the audience about his search for happiness, as his thoughts drift on troubled sea asking the following question: „What happened to the boy I used to be?“ ... more

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