Edsel’s reissue programme of all six albums by Roddy Frame’s Aztec
Camera, originally released between 1983 and 1995, and now issued in
deluxe casebound books with bonus tracks, the lyrics, and
annotation by Uncut journalist Terry Staunton.
High Land Hard Rain made him an indie hero and heavyweight music press
favourite, and Knife saw him tentatively embraced by the rock
establishment, then Aztec Camera’s third long player Love , released
in November 1987, is the album on which Roddy Frame became a bona fide
pop star. “Somewhere In My Heart” was the first single to crack the
all-important Top Ten, reaching # 3, and Frame found himself the
property of the Smash Hits generation, while the album reached # 10
and stayed in the charts for 43 weeks.
included are the singles “How Men Are” and “Deep & Wide & Tall”.
This reissue contains the non-album singles sides, including five
remixes and three live