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.
by Yellow Magic Orchestra’s Ryuichi Sakamoto, “Dreamland” was Aztec
Camera’s fifth album, released in May 1993, and preceded by the
singles “Spanish Horses” and “Dream Sweet Dreams”. The two
editions of both singles featured thirteen songs recorded on one night at
Ronnie Scott’s – now gathered onto a single CD.
extra bonus track “If Paradise Is) Half As Nice” was recorded for the
NME’s Ruby Trax cassette as a duet with the song’s original vocalist,
Amen Corner’s Andy Fairweather-Low.