Their music catalogue ranges from rock The Fireman - Rushes electronicaevolving over more than two decades and three albums. Although officially anonymous until with the release of the album Electric Arguments the group members' names had been known to the public since soon after the release of their first album.
Inthe Fireman released its first album, Strawberries Oceans Ships Forestand followed that with Rushes in Their most recent album is Electric Arguments In JuneMcCartney's official website announced that a track called "Lifelong Passion Sail Away ", from the album Electric Argumentswould be issued as a limited-edition download to fans who donated to the charity Adopt-A-Minefield. The majority of the album's vocals come from McCartney.
In earlyPaul McCartney had finished recording the tracks for his ninth solo studio album Off the Ground and was in the process of mixing the The Fireman - Rushes. McCartney wanted some input and help from another producer, so his friend Allen Crowder recommended Youth to come into the studio. Youth accepted the offer and the two began the process of The Fireman - Rushes the song for the album which was eventually released in February They both felt that their musical relationship could be expanded upon further than merely focusing on McCartney's solo work, so the two began compiling material which would ultimately become Strawberries Oceans Ships Forest.
The collaboration of Paul McCartney and Youth began as a mere hobby between the two. McCartney proposed to Youth that he go through the multi tracks of the recently completed Off the Ground album and sample the material in order to create some songs. Youth began making the tracks with intentions of using samples from the album yet much of the The Fireman - Rushes product had either used previous work or newly recorded material by McCartney.
Youth worked on these songs' mixes for a few days while at McCartney's Sussex studio and eventually presented his work to McCartney and his wife Linda McCartneywho both stayed up all night Frozen - Gregorian - Greatest Hits watch him work.
The final product consisted of nine songs which all centered around a common musical theme The Fireman - Rushes techno dance beat yet had slight Country Waltz - Various - Cajun & Zydeco (Milestones Of Legends) variations added.
The album, which features only a pure red background on the cover, is the first release under The Fireman name and lacks any marks of either McCartney's or Youth's names. The album was released in November Although this broke the guise that McCartney wanted to have, it Black Korea - Ice Cube - Death Certificate the album to gain more attention in the music scene.
Recording for their second studio album Rushes began in early Yet the album itself retains the same genre of ambient techno. It released in September with positive reviews, most of which had the consensus that it improved upon their first album. Nearly ten years passed before McCartney and Youth began creating Charlie Jones / Midnight Blue - Crazy Over You / Coolin Out for their third studio album, Electric Arguments.
The Fireman - Rushes duo again recorded songs at McCartney's Hog Hill studio, yet did so one session at a time between and Louis" by Allen Ginsberg.
In Wired magazine, McCartney said he had "been looking at the beauty of word combinations rather than their meaning. This was due to McCartney's belief that major labels were not adapting to the times, referring to the newfound popularity of online music at the time such as iTunes. The Fireman began as an ambient techno group but over three albums it has morphed into an experimental rock band more reminiscent The Fireman - Rushes Paul McCartney's solo work. Youth described this informal way of making songs in the online magazine Sound on Sound.
Although a seemingly relaxed way of recording, McCartney found this process to be thrilling yet frightening at times compared to the orderly style he is usually accustomed to while Back To Basics (’ain Vocal Mix) - Various - Desert Annual 2005 the studio.
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Paul McCartney and Youth. The Fireman. Paul McCartney Youth. We had a ball making this album, and it was a great departure because it seemed more like improv theatre. In the improv spirit, there are William Burroughs -type cut-ups in the lyrics. I came to 'Sing the Changes', as well as all the other songs in the album, with absolutely no concept of what the melody or lyrics would be about.
So it was like writing on the spot, which I think lent an electricity to the whole sound. I'd bring down all these poetry books or play him some really old traditional folk music and say, 'Listen to this story and see if you can write some words.
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