I Love Abney Park

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    Through A Glass, Darkly

    Just subjected myself to Abney Park videos on You Tube. Juvenile mimicry of Leonard Cohen in the 1980's does not make for much. Hiding behind props, and clumsy "moon in June" rhyming is like sonic snake oil. Of course, most genres of contemporary music follow the same formula...
    Folby Folby
    31-35
    Oct 1, 2012

    Yea!

    more people need to hear this band!
    passionateactorxox passionateactorxox
    31-35, M
    Nov 18, 2009

    The Most Unique Sound!

    I love bands/artists with an new or different approach to music. And so it was inevitable that I fell in love with Abney Park! My favorites of their songs: "Breath", "The Wake" and "Blackday".
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 19, 2008

    Nothing Like Them

    I was introduced to them recently and I am quite fond of their sound. I like Airship Pirate,Wrong Side and She.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 5, 2009

    The True Steam Punk Band

    I was introduced to Abney Park through a journal on an art blog by a friend of mine from college. She linked to the song "Airship Pirate", stating how thrilled she was to finally find a decent steam punk band; this was an understatement of course. I found, when I listened to some...
    TurboShepherd TurboShepherd
    18-21
    Jun 12, 2012

    As a Stubborn Old Man...

    it's notoriously difficult to get me to try new things, but a friend of mine sent me Dear Ophelia, Sleep Isabella, and Airship Pirate and actually got me to listen. I was almost instantly captured by it.  They truly are unique, and quite skilled at what they do. It wasn't...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 25, 2009

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