The songs from the base jumping video "A Year in the Life"

A Year in the Life starring Jeb Corliss

The video


The video is from "A Year in the Life", which is a documentary from 2005 of base jumper Jeb Corliss. It shows acrobatic parachute jumps from various tall buildings, structures, and cliffs around the world.

  • Malaysia ~ Petronas Towers
  • KL Tower
  • Japan ~ Tokyo
  • Venezuela ~ Angel Falls
  • South Africa ~ Howie Falls
    • (Here he ends up in the hospital)
  • Switzerland, Lauterbrunnen
  • Austria ~ Euro Bridge
  • Germany ~ Munich
  • Russia ~ Moscow
  • France ~ Verdon
  • New York City ~ Palace Hotel

Corliss got himself arrested in 2006 while trying to base jump off the Empire State Building.


There are two songs featured in the video. First is "Masters of the Universe" by Juno Reactor, a techno song with soaring, chant-like female vocals. Next is an instrumental version of "Nothing Else Matters" performed by Apocalyptica, originally by Metallica.

The song (1)

Masters of the Universe

Performed by

Juno Reactor

The song can be found on...

Juno Reactor's Shango

Song available for download at iTunes Music Store
Masters of the Universe - Masters of the Universe - Juno Reactor - Shango

The song (2)

Nothing Else Matters

Performed by


The song can be found on...

Apocalyptica's Inquisition Symphony

Song available for download at iTunes Music Store
Nothing Else Matters - Nothing Else Matters - Apocalyptica - Inquisition Symphony

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