|Released April 16, 1996|
Release date 16 April 1996
Label DGC Records
|Recorded 1996 (1996)|
Artist Veruca Salt
Producer Steve Albini
Genre Alternative rock
|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.
- "Shimmer Like a Girl" (Nina Gordon) - 4:03
- "I'm Taking Europe with Me" (Louise Post) - 3:45
- "New York Mining Disaster 1996" (Gordon) - 4:56
- "Disinherit" - (Post) 6:25
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