Album artwork for Write Your Name In Pink by Quinn Christopherson
Album artwork for Write Your Name In Pink by Quinn Christopherson
Album artwork for Write Your Name In Pink by Quinn Christopherson

Quinn Christopherson releases his long awaited debut album, Write Your Name In Pink via Play It Again Sam. It’s a groundbreaking record and a masterclass in songwriting and storytelling alike. Quinn writes with the precision of Joni Mitchell or the Mountain Goats, his exacting details giving the songs a depth and believability that’s relatable, though your own circumstances will no doubt be different.

Quinn first emerged in the spotlight in 2019, when he won NPR’s coveted Tiny Desk Contest with “Erase Me,” the glorious culmination of Write Your Name in Pink. It is a song about his transition, sure, but it is also a frank examination of the complications of identities, of the privilege that can simply come through new pronouns. For Quinn, though, they are somewhat arbitrary, anyway; now that he’s seen as “he,” he is more comfortable with his femininity, into the dawning feeling that men can write their names in pink, too. These 11 new songs bear out a deeper premise of “Erase Me”—that is, we’re never done becoming who we are going to be, even when the world wants to reduce us into who it thinks we already are, like a trans Native songwriter from Alaska.

Quinn Christopherson

Write Your Name In Pink

Play It Again Sam
Album artwork for Write Your Name In Pink by Quinn Christopherson
CD

£10.99

With Lyric Booklet.

Released 18/11/2022Catalogue Number

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£34.99

Limited Vinyl. Housed in Gatefold Sleeve with Lyric Booklet.

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Album artwork for Write Your Name In Pink by Quinn Christopherson
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Quinn Christopherson

Write Your Name In Pink

Play It Again Sam
Album artwork for Write Your Name In Pink by Quinn Christopherson
CD

£10.99

With Lyric Booklet.

Released 18/11/2022Catalogue Number

PIASR1265CD

Usually dispatched in 5-10 days

Album artwork for Write Your Name In Pink by Quinn Christopherson
LP+

£34.99

Limited Vinyl. Housed in Gatefold Sleeve with Lyric Booklet.

Silver
Released 18/11/2022Catalogue Number

PIASR1265LP2

Usually dispatched in 5-10 days

Album artwork for Write Your Name In Pink by Quinn Christopherson
LP

£26.99

Crystal Clear

Released 18/11/2022Catalogue Number

PIASR1265LP

Usually dispatched in 5-10 days

Quinn Christopherson releases his long awaited debut album, Write Your Name In Pink via Play It Again Sam. It’s a groundbreaking record and a masterclass in songwriting and storytelling alike. Quinn writes with the precision of Joni Mitchell or the Mountain Goats, his exacting details giving the songs a depth and believability that’s relatable, though your own circumstances will no doubt be different.

Quinn first emerged in the spotlight in 2019, when he won NPR’s coveted Tiny Desk Contest with “Erase Me,” the glorious culmination of Write Your Name in Pink. It is a song about his transition, sure, but it is also a frank examination of the complications of identities, of the privilege that can simply come through new pronouns. For Quinn, though, they are somewhat arbitrary, anyway; now that he’s seen as “he,” he is more comfortable with his femininity, into the dawning feeling that men can write their names in pink, too. These 11 new songs bear out a deeper premise of “Erase Me”—that is, we’re never done becoming who we are going to be, even when the world wants to reduce us into who it thinks we already are, like a trans Native songwriter from Alaska.