Flaming Red

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Flaming Red
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Studio album by
ReleasedJune 23, 1998 (1998-06-23)
GenreRock, folk
Length50:15
LanguageEnglish
LabelA&M
ProducerJay Joyce
Patty Griffin chronology
Living with Ghosts
(1996)
Flaming Red
(1998)
1000 Kisses
(2002)

Flaming Red is Patty Griffin's second album. It was released on June 23, 1998 and reached number 12 on the Top Heatseekers chart.[1] According to Billboard, the album has sold 122,000 copies in the U.S. up to May 2004. [2]

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars [3]
Entertainment Weekly(A-) [4]

Stephen Thomas Erlewine of AllMusic writes, "Flaming Red is evidence that Griffin is one [of] the more talented and ambitious singer/songwriters to emerge in the late '90s."[3]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks are written by Patty Griffin.

No.TitleLength
1."Flaming Red"2:13
2."One Big Love"4:14
3."Tony"4:10
4."Change"4:14
5."Goodbye"4:15
6."Carry Me"3:29
7."Christina"4:34
8."Wiggley Fingers"4:07
9."Blue Sky"3:41
10."Big Daddy"3:07
11."Go Now"2:41
12."Mary"5:16
13."Peter Pan"4:14
Total length:50:15

Personnel[edit]

Track information and credits adapted from the album's liner notes.[5]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1998) Peak
position
US Heatseekers Albums (Billboard)[1] 12

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Patty Griffin Chart History (Heatseekers Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved May 1, 2021.
  2. ^ Caulfield, Keith. "Ask Billboard - Griffin's 'Impossible Dream'". Billboard. May 5, 2004.
  3. ^ a b Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 1 May 2021.
  4. ^ Hermes, Will. Music Review: Flaming Red. Entertainment Weekly, June 26, 1998. Accessed 31 Jul. 2006.
  5. ^ Flaming Red (liner notes). Patty Griffin. A&M Records. 1998. 31454 0907 2.CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)

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