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All Of Us Flames
Artist
Ezra Furman
Label
Bella Union
Catalogue Number
BELLA1300DIG
Release Date
August 26, 2022
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A singer, songwriter, and author whose incendiary music has soundtracked all three seasons of the Netflix show Sex Education, Ezra Furman has for years woven together stories of queer discontent and unlikely, fragile intimacies. Her new album ‘All of Us Flames’ widens that focus to a communal scope, painting transformative connections among people who unsettle the stories power tells to sustain itself.

Produced by John Congleton in L.A., ‘All of Us Flames’ unleashes Furman's songwriting in an open, vivid sound world whose boldness heightens the music's urgency. The record arrives as the third instalment in a trilogy of albums, beginning with 2018's Springsteen-inflected road saga Transangelic Exodus and continuing with the punk rock fury of 2019's Twelve Nudes.

"This is a first person plural album," Furman says. "It's a queer album for the stage of life when you start to understand that you are not a lone wolf, but depend on finding your family, your people, how you work as part of a larger whole. I wanted to make songs for use by threatened communities, and particularly the ones I belong to: trans people and Jews."

Praise for Furman’s 2019 album ‘Twelve Nudes’:

“Righteous but abundantly melodious punk… (Furman) channels the wild, life¬affirming energy of the Ramones and New York Dolls into something cathartic and rapturous… Twelve Nudes is a deliriously fun, seriously thought¬provoking record that manages to gratify on every level.” Q ¬ 4 stars ****

“Given that matters in America (and beyond) have only worsened since his last broadside, Furman has chosen to surrender to negativity and pain to deliver some kind of catharsis… Twelve Nudes’ unbridled howl, mania and joy is on the nose.” MOJO ¬ 4 stars ****

“In unleashing an indictment of the ills afflicting society, Furman not only creates a stunning protest record, (Furman) also stands as an example for action...” Uncut ¬ 8/10

“Fresh, witty and tender” Mail On Sunday – 4 stars ****

Digital Tracklist

  1. 1 Train Comes Through 4:31 Buy

    Train Comes Through

  2. 2 Throne 2:29 Buy

    Throne

  3. 3 Dressed in Black 3:29 Buy

    Dressed in Black

  4. 4 Forever in Sunset 4:22 Buy

    Forever in Sunset

  5. 5 Book Of Our Names 3:31 Buy

    Book Of Our Names

  6. 6 Point Me Toward the Real 4:55 Buy

    Point Me Toward the Real

  7. 7 Lilac and Black 4:20 Buy

    Lilac and Black

  8. 8 Ally Sheedy in The Breakfast Club 3:11 Buy

    Ally Sheedy in The Breakfast Club

  9. 9 Poor Girl A Long Way From Heaven 3:41 Buy

    Poor Girl A Long Way From Heaven

  10. 10 Temple Of Broken Dreams 4:43 Buy

    Temple Of Broken Dreams

  11. 11 I Saw the Truth Undressing 4:28 Buy

    I Saw the Truth Undressing

  12. 12 Come Close 3:45 Buy

    Come Close

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