Get Off the Cross, We Need the Wood for the Fire

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Get off the Cross, We Need the Wood for the Fire
Firewater Get Off the Cross.jpg
Studio album by Firewater
Released October 22, 1996 (1996-10-22)
Recorded RPM, NYC
Genre Alternative rock
Length 42:03
Label Jetset
Producer Tod Ashley, Doug Henderson
Firewater chronology
Get Off the Cross, We Need the Wood for the Fire
(1996)
The Ponzi Scheme
(1998)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Alternative Press 3/5 stars[2]

Get Off the Cross, We Need the Wood for the Fire is the debut studio album by Firewater, released on October 22, 1996 by Jetset Records. It is a marked difference in sound from Tod's previous work in Cop Shoot Cop.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Tod Ashley

No. Title Length
1. "Some Strange Reaction"   4:44
2. "Bourbon and Division"   3:23
3. "Refinery"   4:23
4. "When I Burn This Place Down"   3:01
5. "The Circus"   4:45
6. "I Am the Rain"   3:46
7. "Balalaika"   3:05
8. "The Drunken Jew"   2:06
9. "Mr. Cardiac"   3:38
10. "Snake-eyes and Boxcars"   3:04
11. "One of Those"   3:22
12. "Hold On, Slow John"   3:40

Personnel[edit]

Adapted from the Get Off the Cross, We Need the Wood for the Fire liner notes.[4]

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format Catalog
United States 1996 Jetset CD TWA04

References[edit]

  1. ^ Raggett, Ned. "Firewater: Get Off the Cross, We Need the Wood for the Fire > Review". Allmusic. Retrieved July 19, 2015. 
  2. ^ columnist (December 1996). "Firewater: Get Off the Cross, We Need the Wood for the Fire". Alternative Press: 73. 
  3. ^ Nichols, Amanda (2007). "Firewater". Trouser Press. Retrieved July 19, 2015. 
  4. ^ Get Off the Cross, We Need the Wood for the Fire (sleeve). Firewater. New York City, New York: Jetset Records. 1996. 

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