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With Abney Park's unique darkwave style, one can easily imagine inspiration drawn from fairy tales and nightmares, and recollect a past that never was. Heavy Steampunk inspiration creates style quite unlike anything else.Read More...
Abney Park began around 1997, but their popularity exploded with the onset of internet music, with much success through MP3.com in the early 2000’s. The band was a regular chart topper, often holding the number 1 – 5 positions in Goth and Darkwave, and Industrial Dance music charts. In 2005 the band morphed from a more Darkwave/Industrial inspired act to a Steampunk inspired act.
Abney Park's music has been featured on a number of movie soundtracks, including "Insomnis Amour", "Goth", and "Lord of the Vampires". The band's music has also been featured in many compilation CD’s, including Cleopatra Records “The Unquiet Grave” vol. III, "Annihilation and Seduction", "Eighteen" and many more.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- LyricsOur fires high and the airbags tight
Food's low but the skies are bright
Props spinning all through the night
We're low on cash but seen another target
Goggles down and the cannons up
- Sleep Isabella - 135,528 plays
- LyricsShe has always watched over me
She takes good care of me
She is such an integral part of me
That I forgot who I was
And I forgot she was there
- Building Steam - 116,458 plays
- Herr Drosselmeyer's Doll - 92,509 plays
- The Wrong Side - 118,040 plays
- This Dark and Twisty Road - 88,050 plays
- The Secret Life of Dr. Calgori - 92,099 plays
- Virus - 76,104 plays
- I am Stretched On Your Grave - 80,100 plays