|"Both Ends Burning"|
|Single by Roxy Music|
|from the album Siren|
|B-side||"For Your Pleasure (Live)"|
|Released||December 1975 |
EMI Studios, London
|Recorded||June 1975 –September 1975 , AIR Studios, London|
|Genre||Art rock, glam rock|
|Length||3:58 (Single version)|
5:12 (Album version)
|Roxy Music singles chronology|
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