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THE XTC SINGLES (Part 23)

Grass had flopped badly and Skylarking had been the first XTC album to fail to crack the charts. It was a gloomy time for all concerned, but a second single was lifted and released in February 1987, on 7″, 7″ clear vinyl and 12″:- 233 kata lagi

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The Dukes of Stratosphear • The Complete and Utter Dukes [Box Set]

They’ve taken both of XTC’s alter ego releases as THE DUKES OF STRATOSPHEAR and put them into an ultra-mega-deluxe box set called The Complete & Utter Dukes… 113 kata lagi

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The Dukes of Stratosphear • 25 O’Clock [EP], Psonic Psunspot [LP]

As alter egos go, there aren’t too many as psychedically pspot-on as THE DUKES OF STRATOSPHEAR. The nom de plectrum of Swindon, England’s XTC… 702 kata lagi

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Sunday Scrawl #5

Sunday Scrawl #5

This is an easy one! This picture is, I’m pretty sure of a London, UK medieval building, with a tower. That reminds me of a song, Towers of London, by one of my all-time favorite secular bands, XTC. 288 kata lagi

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THE XTC SINGLES (Part 22)

It would be eighteen months before XTC released their next 45 in September 1986 during which period spin-off psychedelic band The Dukes of Stratosphear had issued six-track mini-album, 25 O’Clock, from which this was issued as a single:- 317 kata lagi

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And finally, 1984's 10 great alternative albums

It had to happen eventually. I mean, it was inevitable that I would run out of years from which to compile a list of ten great alternative albums. 1.137 kata lagi

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THE XTC SINGLES (Part 21)

The third and final single lifted from The Big Express was a Colin Moulding composition. Given it was the opening track on the album it was always a reasonable bet that the record label had it down as a potential single from the off. 190 kata lagi

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