Earth Spits Fire b​/​w Antitoxin Single

by Cliff and Ivy: Alaska's goth duo



released October 20, 2015



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Cliff and Ivy: Alaska's goth duo Anchorage, Alaska

"one of the more original and intriguing projects in the international goth music scene right now" - Gothic Rock Magazine. Cliff and Ivy are a duo based in ALASKA. They sound like if Siouxsie Sioux and Iggy Pop had a baby.
Self represented, they can tour anywhere.
Their music is influenced by magic. Their psychedelic style lyrics are derived from synesthesia.
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Track Name: Earth Spits Fire

memory is eroding
like a turquoise sarcophagus
a dialect in distress
divide the fire, disband the choir
a triumph of dissonance

A sanguinary spill from a primitive choir
divide the past while the earth spits fire X2
(divide the fire disband the choir)

Three sapphires in a century
burn proof, a treasure
promote the past, a crucible of pleasure
a virtue made vile, heavy distress divine
a pilgrimage to pillage, vicious vital signs


Bridge (spoken)
I can't survive your disdain
this is all I have left
my insides my cells
you've taken what you can to fill your endless well


Your autocracy of success, apathetic bliss
you shall succeed if you are virtuous
a topography of chance, crowned vultures dance
on your cataclysmic crypt

waiting for a twig to break
an apparition of heaven, a heavy crown of words
your cataclysm dazzles, repulsive senses
my splendor on fire