Aberfeldy – Heliopolis By Night

This single was released, about 3 years ago, by a previous band of Aberfeldy’s Riley Briggs (an ‘Egypto-UFO themed prog rock band’ called Firestone: Legend Of The Hawk who split shortly after its release; apparently due to incurring the wrath of the Mighty Ra – You couldn’t make it up could you?).

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I have no idea how the original sounded but Aberfeldy make it sound delicious, a little odd certainly but not nearly as weird as it could be. The folksy sing-along style of the Aberfeldys is as infectious as ever and this is another good reason to get their album (‘Young Forever’ out 13 September).


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Aberfelry are playing live shows in September:
Buy tickets from ticketmaster.co.uk

  • 1st @ Edinburgh Venue (supporting Edwyn Collins)
  • 6th @ London, Upstairs at the Garage
  • 10th @ Glasgow Nice And Sleazy

Label : Rough Trade

Release Date : 16 August 2004

Website : www.aberfeldys.com

Aberfeldy are Sarah McFadyen, Ken McIntosh, Ian Stoddart, Riley Briggs and Ruth Barrie.

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