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I Love Abney Park

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    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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    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

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    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

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    Yea!

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

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    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

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    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

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