Aerial (Scottish band)
|Genres||Indie / Powerpop|
|Years active||1997-2002, 2013|
|Labels||Fantastic Plastic Records / Syft Records|
|Past members||Paul Farquharson
Aerial were a five-piece power-pop band formed in Aberdeen, Scotland in the late 1990s. In 1999, the band signed to London-label Fantastic Plastic Records and recorded and released two EPs, Signal and Star of the Show in 2000.
Aerial played live across the UK in 2000 and 2001, making appearances at T in the Park, Glasgow’s Gig on the Green as part of a UK-tour with label-mates Astrid and Angelica. Aerial’s debut album, Back Within Reach, was recorded by Duncan Cameron at Riverside Studios in Glasgow and released by Japanese label Syft Records in 2001.
Aerial announced via their Twitter page that they had returned to the studio to record a new album, to be released in 2013.
- Back Within Reach (SYFT-020LP, 2001)
EPs and Singles
- Signal EP (FPS019 / SYFT009, 2000)
- Star of the Show EP (FPS022 / SYFT013, 2000)