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Aztec Camera

About

Aztec Camera were a Scottish pop/new wave band founded by Roddy Frame, the group's singer, songwriter, and only consistent member. Formed in 1980, Aztec Camera released a total of six studio albums: High Land, Hard Rain (1983), Knife (1984), Love (1987), Stray (1990), Dreamland (1993), and Frestonia (1995). The band garnered popular success for the songs "Oblivious", "Somewhere in My Heart", and "Good Morning Britain" (a duet with former Clash guitarist Mick Jones).

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September 3, 2021

Backwards and Forwards (The WEA Recordings 1984-1995)

This expansive collection follows songwriter Roddy Frame from his second album Knife through his decision to retire the Aztec Camera moniker, highlighting forays into sophistipop, electronica, and soul.

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Discs

Frestonia

January 1, 1995

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Dreamland

January 1, 1993

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Stray

January 1, 1990

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Love

November 1, 1987

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Knife

January 1, 1984

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High Land, Hard Rain

January 1, 1983

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Do I Love You?

January 1, 1939

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