All Heaven Broke Loose

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All Heaven Broke Loose
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Studio album by
RecordedJanuary and February 1991
GenreJazz fusion
LabelEG Records
ProducerDavid Torn, Bill Bruford
Bill Bruford's Earthworks chronology
All Heaven Broke Loose
Stamping Ground
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic -4.5/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly(A)[2]

All Heaven Broke Loose is the third album by Bill Bruford's Earthworks, featuring Django Bates, Iain Ballamy and Tim Harries. It was released on EG Records in 1991.


Allmusic awarded the album with 4.5 stars and its review by Scott Yanow states: "Full of unpredictability, subtle mood changes, touches of eccentric funk and a surprisingly creative use of electronic rhythms here and there, Bruford's band plays intense but sometimes melancholy and introspective music. Recommended".[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Hotel Splendour" (Iain Ballamy, Django Bates, Bill Bruford) – 4:42
  2. "Forget-Me-Not" (Ballamy, Bates) – 8:25
  3. "Candles Still Flicker in Romania's Dark" (Bates) – 4:35
  4. "Pigalle" (Bates, Bruford) – 6:32
  5. "Temple of the Winds" (Ballamy, Bruford, Tim Harries) – 5:02
  6. "Nerve" (Ballamy, Bates, Bruford) – 6:07
  7. "Splashing Out" (Ballamy, Bates) – 5:25
  8. "All Heaven Broke Loose:
    1. Psalm, 2. Old Song" (Ballamy, Bates, Bruford) – 9:20



  1. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. All Heaven Broke Loose at AllMusic
  2. ^ Woodard, Josef (15 November 1991). "All Heaven Broke Loose Review | Music Reviews and News |". Retrieved 17 June 2013.