Watch the Fireworks

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Watch the Fireworks
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Studio album by Emma Pollock
Released 17 September 2007 (2007-09-17)
Genre Indie rock
Length 43:15
Label 4AD
Producer Victor Van Vugt
Emma Pollock chronology
Watch the Fireworks
(2007)
The Law of Large Numbers
(2010)The Law of Large Numbers2010
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
BBC Positive link
Pitchfork Media 7.4/10 link
Rockfeedback 3/5 stars link
Stylus Magazine C+ link

Watch the Fireworks is the debut studio album by the Scottish singer-songwriter Emma Pollock. It was originally released in September 2007, on the label 4AD.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Emma Pollock.

No. Title Length
1. "New Land" 4:49
2. "Acid Test" 3:51
3. "Paper and Glue" 3:46
4. "Limbs" 3:43
5. "Adrenaline" 4:58
6. "If Silence Means That Much to You" 3:46
7. "Fortune" 3:29
8. "You'll Come Around" 3:23
9. "This Rope's Getting Tighter" 3:14
10. "Here Comes the Heartbreak" 3:20
11. "The Optimist" 4:57
Total length: 43:15

Singles[edit]

Adrenaline ( 7" – May 28, 2007)

  1. Adrenaline – 5:01
  2. A Glorious Day – 3:21 (from a poem by Brendan Cleary)

Acid Test (CD & 7" – September 3, 2007)

  1. Acid Test – 3:52
  2. A Temporary Fix – 4:17

Paper and Glue (CD & 7" – November 26, 2007)

  1. Paper and Glue – 3:45
  2. I Have a Double – 4:48

References[edit]

  1. ^ Monger, James Christopher. "Watch the Fireworks - Emma Pollock". AllMusic. Retrieved 10 March 2010. 

External links[edit]