I missed the last bus, I'll take the next train I take the kids inside I missed the last bus, we'll take the next train Also available in the iTunes Store Music Videos. I shake my head to say The Strokes Wiki is a FANDOM Music Community. [Pre-Chorus] I say the right things but act the wrong way [Chorus 2] ... Hard to explain. I don't see it that way I just can't remember The Strokes - Hard To Explain Lyrics. I like it out here, but I cannot stay Everything’s just great Oh, I don't see it that way It was released first in the UK and was later released in the U.S. with different album artwork. An accompanying music video was released on the same day. All obsessed with fame; Says we're all the same I just can't remember Oh, I just can't remember [Chorus 1] The Strokes - Hard To Explain (Letra e música para ouvir) - Was an honest man / Asked me for the phone / Tried to take control / Oh, I don't see it that way / I don't see it that way / Oh, we shared some ideas / “Hard to Explain” is the first single from New York garage rock band The Strokes (their only previously released material was The Modern Age EP). "Hard to Explain" is the first single from New York garage rock band The Strokes (their only previously released material was The Modern Age EP). Trying to remind her It was released first in the UK and was later released in the US with different album artwork. [Verse 1] Hard To Explain tab by The Strokes. Oh, I don't see it that way Raised in Carolina I'm not like that Says he can't decide I say the right thing but act the wrong way, Shiro Kuramata’s iconic Glass Chair piece. Oh, I just can't remember I try but you see, it's hard to explain We shared some ideas RELEASED JUNE 25, 2001 ℗ 2001 THE STROKES, 2002 RCA RECORDS, A DIVISION OF SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT. Asked me for the phone, tried to take control I say the right things, but act the wrong way There are some things that just are. Oh, I just can't remember When we go back The B-side of this single, “New York City Cops” was omitted from the U.S. version of the album in the wake of the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center (the chorus to the song contains the lines “New York City cops/They ain’t too smart”). I just can't remember (I watch the TV; forget what I'm told) Can we go back I say the right thing but act the wrong way I watch the TV; forget what I'm told by The Strokes. He said he can't decide Raised in Carolina I try but you see, it's hard to explain I say the right things, but act the wrong way I like it right here, but I cannot stay I watch the TV; forget what I'm told Well, I am too young, and they are too old The joke is on you, this place is a zoo "You're right it's true" Says he can't decide I shake my head to say Everything's just great Hard to Explain. Lyrics Edit. [Pre-Chorus] It was released as the lead single from their debut studio album, Is This It, June 25, 2001. I missed the last bus, I'll take the next train Hard to Explain The Strokes More by The Strokes. Asked me for the phone I shake my head to say For example ask me why I like the Strokes … 1 contributor total, last edit on Jun 30, 2016. All obsessed with fame She says, "I'm not like that" Asked me for the phone; Tried to take control Oh, I don't see it that way I don't see it that way Oh, we shared some ideas. I'll try, but you see, it's hard to explain, “Hard to Explain” is the first single from New York garage rock band The Strokes (their only previously released material was The Modern Age EP). It's hard to explain I said the right things But act the wrong way I like it right here But I cannot stay I watched the TV Forget what I'm told Well I am too young And they are too old The joke is on you This place is a zoo You're right, it's true. View official tab. The Genius Of… Is This It by The Strokes. The song was released on February 18, 2020, as the second single from their sixth studio album, The New Abnormal (2020). I like it in here but I cannot stay The cover art is based on Shiro Kuramata’s iconic Glass Chair piece, in which the design itself was based on the 1968 film “2001: A Space Odyssey” The art piece is currently on display at the Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, NY. The Strokes became the toast of New York in the early ’00s by putting a modern spin on other Big Apple musical eras—specifically the late-’60s counterculture that spawned the Velvet Underground, and the fertile ’70s scene when leather-clad punk bands roared through CBGB. I'm watching TV, forget what I'm told Pretend to be nice so I can be mean This place is a zoo, the joke is on you I'll try, but you see, it's hard to explain Because this single is the first from their debut LP Is This It, “Hard to Explain” made the anticipation for the album proper very high, and when Is This It did come out it was widely hailed as one of the best of the year. 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