Sound of Speed


Sound of Speed
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EP by
ReleasedJuly 1993
GenreAlternative rock
LabelBlanco y Negro
ProducerWilliam Reid, Jim Reid
The Jesus and Mary Chain EP chronology
The Peel Sessions
Sound of Speed

Sound of Speed is an extended play (EP) by the Scottish rock band The Jesus & Mary Chain, released in 1993. The EP was released by Blanco y Negro Records on 7-inch vinyl, 10-inch vinyl, cassette single and CD single. It reached number 30 on the UK Singles Chart.[1] William Reid and Jim Reid were the producers for all the tracks.

Track listing

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

7" (NEG66) and 10" (NEG66TE) and CD (NEG66CD)
  1. "Snakedriver" – 3:39
  2. "Something I Can't Have" – 3:01
  3. "Write Record Release Blues" – 2:56
  4. "Little Red Rooster" (Willie Dixon) – 3:26
  • All four tracks are on both sides of the cassette single version.


The Jesus and Mary Chain

Additional personnel


Chart (1988) Peak
UK Singles Chart[1] 30


  1. ^ a b "Sound of Speed (EP)". Chart Stats. Retrieved on 9 December 2008.