Sharing the title track today to celebrate the news, Will Murray says, “When You Walk Away Pt I is a hopeful yet reflective statement that opens the album. Drawn from the common axiom ‘when you walk away, don’t turn/look back’ it acts as a personal manifesto that looks to punctuate and frame the themes present on the album. The album deals with the personal and shared experiences we have during the difficult post-coming of age period in our lives, with each song being a snapshot/postcard searching for meaning and trying to make sense of these experiences.
“Post-coming of age is a dizzying period of intense change and movement, both internal and external, in which you try to find your place in the world whilst finding yourself within. You may have to walk away from home, familiarity, innocence as well as jobs, relationships and situations that are no good for you while in turn friends and love’s may walk away from you. As someone with a penchant for standing outside of time and dwelling on the past, the songs act as a reminder to be more present and spend less time looking over my shoulder.
“When You Walk Away Pt I’s ‘find someone who loves you and don’t let go / find someone to believe in and let them know’ serves as an ode to love and friendship, and hopes to impart small wisdoms in what I have learned through experience and believe to be most important.”
Check out ‘When You Walk Away Pt 1’ below!
‘When You Walk Away’ Tracklisting:
1. When You Walk Away Pt I
2. Anybody Else But Me
3. To Be Next To Her
4. The Fine Line of a Quiet Life
5. She’s the Warmest Colour of My Mind
6. No Good For You
7. What I Am
8. Wild Heart
9. Love You All The Time
10. Holding Up the Sun
11. When You Walk Away Pt II
See FUR live at the following dates:
27 - Leeds, Leeds Festival
29 - Reading, Reading Festival
13 - Leeds, Belgrave Music Hall w/ Boy Pablo
14 - Glasgow, The Garage w/ Boy Pablo
16 - Manchester, The Ritz w/ Boy Pablo
17 - Birmingham, 02 Academy 2 w/ Boy Pablo
18 - London, St Johns Church w/ Boy Pablo
20 - Bristol, Motion w/ Boy Pablo
16 - Leeds, Live At Leeds
16 - Sheffield, The Leadmill
17 - Newcastle, The Cluny
18 - Edinburgh, Sneaky Pete's
19 - Manchester, The Deaf Institute
20 - Birmingham, The Castle & Falcon
22 - Liverpool, Phase One
24 - Southampton, Heartbreakers
26 - London, Oslo
27 - Margate, Elsewhere
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