Drinking Gasoline

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Drinking Gasoline
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EP by Cabaret Voltaire
Released April 1985
Recorded December 1984 – January 1985
Studio Western Works, Sheffield
Genre Electronic, experimental, industrial
Length 33:04
Label Some Bizzare; Distributed by Virgin
Producer Cabaret Voltaire
Cabaret Voltaire chronology
Micro-Phonies
(1984)
Drinking Gasoline
(1985)
The Covenant, The Sword, and the Arm of the Lord
(1985)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[1]

Drinking Gasoline is an EP, released on Some Bizzare Distributed Virgin Records in 1985 by Cabaret Voltaire as 2 x 12" singles, consisting of four songs from the "Gasoline in Your Eye" videocassette that had not been previously issued on vinyl. All known copies of the original UK pressing had labels on the wrong discs (i.e. side 1 label on side 3 disc, side 2 label on side 4 disc...) It peaked at #71 in the UK.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs were written by Richard H. Kirk and Stephen Mallinder.

Disc one, side one
No.TitleLength
1."Kino"8:28
Disc one, side two
No.TitleLength
1."Sleepwalking"8:27
Disc two, side one
No.TitleLength
1."Big Funk"8:10
Disc two, side two
No.TitleLength
1."Ghostalk"7:59

Personnel[edit]

Cabaret Voltaire
Other personnel
  • Mark Tattersall – drums on "Kino" and "Sleepwalking"
  • Paul White – artwork

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Cabaret Voltaire | Artist | Official Charts". officialcharts.com. Retrieved 19 March 2013.