“It was picked for its ambiguous title,” Bernat says. “‘Didn’t we have history together,’ it asks, as if to say, ‘Haven’t we had some great times?’ Or, it could mean, ‘Did we not have a history class together?’”
Bernat also notes: “The unintelligible lyrical matter in the second verse is intentional … I had to get that in there.” The video, which explicitly calls out the indecipherable lyrics, is set at a karaoke night at Rozz-Tox in Rock Island, where Bernat sings to a largely disinterested crowd that includes Cartouche Records label head Bob Harrington and Pat Stolley from the Multiple Cat.
North Liberty celebrates Iowans' least favorite time of year with a festival's-worth of physical, social and family-friendly events, including its first ice rink. Pre-registration begins Monday, Nov. 20.