"Hephaestus the Cuckold” featuring Farzad Golpayegani is a single from Quicksilver Night’s forthcoming “Asymptote” album.

“Hephaestus the Cuckold” is a song driven by opposing elements and I feel that these elements are amply illustrated in the mythologies of ancient Greece, perhaps best exemplified by Hephaestus. Hephaestus was plain-featured yet married to the personification of beauty, hampered by physical disabilities yet endowed with exquisite craftsmanship, and – as were all in that pantheon – divine yet subject to the same vicissitudes of human weakness as we.

-- Warren Russell, Quicksilver Night


released March 5, 2021
“Hephaestus the Cuckold”
by Warren C. Russell & Farzad Golpayegani
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“Hephaestus” Digital Painting by Farzad Golpayegani


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Quicksilver Night Productions (QNP) is my music publishing and production company that also operates as a de facto record label. Although I jokingly refer to myself as “First Among Equals” at QNP and am deeply involved in all facets at every step of the way I know that can’t do this alone; I am very grateful for the support of my song-specific collaborators and tech-savvy friends. ... more

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