Flamejob

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Flamejob
Cramps Flamejob.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 11, 1994
Recorded1994
StudioEarle's Psychedelic Shack, Thousand Oaks, California
GenreGarage punk, psychobilly
Length44.51
LabelCreation
ProducerPoison Ivy, Lux Interior
The Cramps chronology
Look Mom No Head!
(1991)
Flamejob
(1994)
Big Beat from Badsville
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]

Flamejob is the sixth studio album (and 11th album overall) by the American garage punk band the Cramps. It was released on October 11, 1994 by Creation Records. It was recorded and mixed at the engineer Earle Mankey's Psychedelic Shack in Thousand Oaks, California.[1] It was self-produced by Poison Ivy and Lux Interior (the latter also provided the cover photography). A UK-only reissue in 2003 contained two versions of "Ultra Twist!"[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Lux Interior and Poison Ivy Rorschach; except where indicated.

Side one
No.TitleLength
1."Mean Machine"3:57
2."Ultra Twist!"3:48
3."Let's Get Fucked Up"3:55
4."Nest of the Cuckoo Bird"3:26
5."I'm Customized"3:04
6."Sado County Auto Show"2:59
7."Naked Girl Falling Down the Stairs"2:44
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."How Come You Do Me?"Gene Austin, Roy Bergere2:17
2."Inside Out and Upside Down (With You)" 2:27
3."Trapped Love"Jimmy Testo2:00
4."Swing the Big Eyed Rabbit" 3:39
5."Strange Love"Jerry West2:49
6."Blues, Blues, Blues"Hayden Thompson2:23
7."Sinners"Freddie Alridge2:06
8."Route 66 (Get Your Kicks On)"Bobby Troup3:17

Personnel[edit]

The Cramps
Technical
  • Earle Mankey - engineer
  • Pat Dillon - design
  • Lux Interior - front cover photography

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b Huey, Steve. "The Cramps: Flamejob" at AllMusic. Retrieved September 10, 2011.
  2. ^ "Flamejob >[Extra tracks, Import]: Cramps". amazon.com. Editorial Reviews. ASIN B0000DFZBP. Retrieved September 11, 2011.