Rollercoaster (EP)

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This article is about The Jesus and Mary Chain EP. For the promotional tour EP of the same name, see Rollercoaster Tour#Rollercoaster EP.
Rollercoaster EP.jpg
EP by The Jesus and Mary Chain
Released September 1990
Genre Alternative rock
Label Blanco y Negro
Producer William Reid, Jim Reid
The Jesus and Mary Chain EP chronology
The Peel Sessions
Cassette cover

Rollercoaster is an extended play (EP) by the Scottish rock band The Jesus & Mary Chain, released in September 1990. The EP was released by Blanco y Negro Records on 7-inch vinyl, 12-inch vinyl, cassette single and CD single. It reached number 46 on the UK Singles Chart and number 25 on the Irish Singles Chart.[1][2] William Reid and Jim Reid were the producers for all the tracks.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Jim Reid and William Reid except where noted.

7" (NEG45), 12" (NEG45T), CD (NEG45CD) and Cassette (NEG45C)
  1. "Rollercoaster" – 3:50
  2. "Silverblade" – 2:55
  3. "Lowlife" – 3:25
  4. "Tower of Song" (Leonard Cohen) – 4:48
  • All four tracks are on both sides of the cassette single version.


The Jesus and Mary Chain[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]


Chart (1987) Peak
UK Singles Chart[1] 46
Irish Singles Chart[2] 25


  1. ^ a b "Rollercoaster". Chart Stats. Retrieved on 9 December 2008.
  2. ^ a b "Search the Charts". Irish Recorded Music Association. Retrieved on 9 December 2008. NB: user needs to enter "roller coaster" in "Search by Song Title" and click "search".