Songs which reference specific times or dates



and, in the case of future tense, whether they were accurate or not.

I did not meet up with everyone in the year 2000.





We’ve got less than 982 years until the year 3000, so it’s unclear yet as to whether we live underwater or not. However, it’s likely that my great-great-great grand-daughter will be long-dead.



Ha, yeah, how can I have missed that one?


Sweet Jane Andrews Lane Theatre Saturday October 17th @ 10.30pm


“The islands of Phoenix in 2016 are making it up with hardihood”

Phoenix is still a city in a landlocked state so I guess Frank Black was wrong about that one.


I’m pretty sure that, at the time of writing Five Years’ Time, Charlie Fink of Noah and the Whale was dating Laura Marling. And I think they split up way before then.