Flame (Real Life album)

Flame is the second studio album from the Australian band Real Life. It was released in October 1985 on Glenn Wheatley's Wheatley Records in Australia. The album peaked at No. 42 on the Australian Kent Music Report.[1]

Flame
Flame, Real Life album cover.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 1985
Recorded
Genre
Label
Producer
  • Pete Henderson
Real Life chronology
Master Mix
(1984)
Flame
(1985)
Down Comes the Hammer
(1986)
Singles from Heartland
  1. "Face to Face"
    Released: September 1985
  2. "One Blind Love"/"Love's Not Easy"
    Released: December 1985

ReceptionEdit

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic     [2]

Tomas Mureika from AllMusic said "David Sterry and Richard Zatorski again have assembled a collection of solid synth pop singles-that-could-have-been" adding "The hooky verses and singalong chorus were designed for radio play, but it was not meant to be."[2]

Track listingEdit

All songs written by David Sterry and Richard Zatorski.

Side A
No.TitleLength
1."No Shame"3:28
2."Face to Face"4:20
3."One Blind Love"4:22
4."The Longest Day"4:06
5."I Wish"4:59
Side B
No.TitleLength
1."Flame"5:05
2."The Legend"4:12
3."Take My Breath Away"3:32
4."Let's Fall in Love"3:45
5."Cathedral"4:18

ChartsEdit

Chart (1985) Peak
position
Australia (Kent Music Report)[1] 42

Release historyEdit

Country Date Format Label Catalogue
Australia October 1985 Wheatley Records SFL1 0128
United States of America 1985
  • Compact Disc
  • Cassette
Curb Records, MCA Records, MCA-5639

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992. St Ives: Australian Chart Book. p. 247. ISBN 0-646-11917-6. N.B. The Kent Report chart was licensed by ARIA between mid 1983 and 19 June 1988.
  2. ^ a b Mureika, Tomas. "Flame - Real Life". Allmusic. Retrieved 14 September 2015.