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All Of Us Flames

Ezra Furman

All Of Us Flames

Sixth solo album from the Chicago indie rock musician and singer-songwriter

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  1. 9.0 |   Gigwise

    One of the best, most important albums of the year
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  2. 9.0 |   musicOMH

    In its pleas for solidarity and acceptance, one of the year’s best albums is also one of the most important and vital
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  3. 9.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    She’s dreaming of a world that will never exist on our current trajectory, but the mere fact that she’s willing to speak those intentions aloud is powerful enough
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  4. 9.0 |   Clash

    As powerful as this record is, it’s also innately musical
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  5. 9.0 |   Northern Transmissions

    The album is vulnerable, confident and beautiful
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  6. 8.5 |   Under The Radar

    A record that manages to capture the breadth of Furman’s talents and unite them in a soul-stirring invitation to collective solidarity and hope
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  7. 8.0 |   Loud And Quiet

    Ezra Furman channels just about everything into her most ambitious collection of dirt-pop brilliance
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  8. 8.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    All Of Us Flames reveals a perhaps more humble and equanimous Furman, an empathetic artist still committed to truth-telling, still railing against the injustices of the world
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  9. 8.0 |   Slant Magazine

    On her sixth album, the singer-songwriter celebrates the respite and redemption of forging a radically independent path
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  10. 8.0 |   The Arts Desk

    The ‘queer girl gang’ of ‘Lilac and Black’ keeps things edgy
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  11. 8.0 |   Dork

    This isn’t a downbeat album – far from it. With Springsteen-esque dynamics running throughout, there’s plenty of hope too
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  12. 8.0 |   The Irish Times

    Jewish and trans identities explored with a stirring sense of urgency
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  13. 8.0 |   Evening Standard

    In contrast to the pure punk anger of her last album, Ezra Furman now sounds beatifically calm
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  14. 8.0 |   Uncut

    A revitalised rock’n’roll soundtrack for a push towards the brightening of the light. Print edition only

  15. 8.0 |   Mojo

    If All Of Us Flames feels more hopeful, rest assured there is o downscaling of tension or combat. Print edition only

  16. 7.7 |   Paste Magazine

    Punk in sentiment, pop in sound, and political for the fact that it exists, All of Us Flames weaves justified fury into a testament to community, borrowing from sounds of the past to envision a less destructive future
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  17. 7.5 |   Pitchfork

    Returning to familiar sounds of vintage girl groups and rock’n’roll, Ezra Furman writes trans pride and existential fear into an album that reveals the full strength of her vulnerabilities
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  18. 6.0 |   NME

    On album six, the Chicagoan successfully marries heavy concepts with blaring reverb and sweeping indie-rock. But sometimes less is more
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  19. 6.0 |   DIY

    It’s not a bad record, but it’s not quite there
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  20. 5.5 |   Beats Per Minute

    A record that feels all too groomed, all polished execution and often not well thought out
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