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Blow It Out Your Ass It's Veruca Salt

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Released  April 16, 1996
Length  19:08
Release date  16 April 1996
Label  DGC Records
Recorded  1996 (1996)
Artist  Veruca Salt
Producer  Steve Albini
Genre  Alternative rock
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Blow It Out Your Ass It's Veruca Salt [EP] (1996)  Eight Arms to Hold You (1997)

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Blow It Out Your Ass It's Veruca Salt is an EP by Veruca Salt released in 1996. It followed the band's hit album American Thighs (1994). The EP contains four songs, two by Nina Gordon and two by Louise Post.


The album art shows the band dressed in toilet paper. In the liner notes, bass guitarist Steve Lack is credited as Stephen J. Lackiewicz, which is his actual name.

The EP is now out of print.

Track listing

  1. "Shimmer Like a Girl" (Nina Gordon) - 4:03
  2. "I'm Taking Europe with Me" (Louise Post) - 3:45
  3. "New York Mining Disaster 1996" (Gordon) - 4:56
  4. "Disinherit" - (Post) 6:25


  • Louise Post – guitar, vocals
  • Nina Gordon – guitar, vocals
  • Steve Lack - bass guitar
  • Jim Shapiro - drums, vocals
  • Steve Albini - producer
  • John Golden - mastering
  • Paul Elledge - photographer
  • Usage in popular culture

    "Shimmer Like A Girl" is often used as the main theme song for Shimmer Women Athletes, a Chicago-based all-female wrestling promotion.

    "I'm Taking Europe with Me" was featured in the closing credits for Matthew Bright's motion picture Freeway II: Confessions of a Trick Baby.


    1Shimmer Like a Girl4:03
    2I'm Taking Europe With Me3:46
    3New York Mining Disaster 19964:56


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