Time Is the Enemy

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For the song of the same name by Toto, see Tambu (album).
Time Is the Enemy
Jonas Hellborg & Shawn Lane - 1997 - Time Is the Enemy.jpg
Live album by Jonas Hellborg
Released 14 October 1997 (1997-10-14)[1]
Recorded 1996 in various countries and continents
Genre Jazz fusion
Length 52:50[2]
Label Bardo
Producer Jonas Hellborg
Jonas Hellborg chronology
Temporal Analogues of Paradise
Time Is the Enemy
Alternative cover
2004 remastered edition

Time Is the Enemy is a live album by bassist Jonas Hellborg, released on 14 October 1997 through Bardo Records; a remastered edition was reissued on 30 March 2004.[3] It features guitarist Shawn Lane and drummer Jeff Sipe (credited as Apt. Q-258) as collaborators, both of whom joined Hellborg on his previous album Temporal Analogues of Paradise (1996).[4]

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
All About Jazz Favourable[5]
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]

C. Michael Bailey at All About Jazz gave Time Is the Enemy a positive review, calling it "virtuosic" and "totally improvised and totally honest", whilst saying that the trio of Hellborg, Lane and Sipe were "making fusion fun and interesting again."[5] Michael G. Nastos at AllMusic gave the album four stars out of five, also remarking that the trio was "pumping some stark vitality" into jazz fusion.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Jonas Hellborg and Shawn Lane.

No. Title Length
1. "Heretics" 9:13
2. "Wherever You Walk" 9:48
3. "Space Time Continuum" 9:53
4. "The Kings Letter" 6:37
5. "Barua a Soldani" 10:25
6. "Time Is the Enemy" 6:54
Total length: 52:50



  1. ^ a b c Nastos, Michael G. "Time Is the Enemy - Jonas Hellborg". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2014-04-16.
  2. ^ Time Is the Enemy (CD release "Bardo 037").
  3. ^ "Jonas Hellborg - Time Is the Enemy CD". CD Universe. Retrieved 2014-04-16.
  4. ^ "Time Is The Enemy". Bardo Records. Retrieved 2014-04-16.
  5. ^ a b Bailey, C. Michael (2004-02-07). "Jonas Hellborg/Shawn Lane/Jeff Sipe: Time is the Enemy (2004)". All About Jazz. Retrieved 2014-04-16.

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