XTC was an English rock band that released ten albums on Virgin between 1978 and 1992, followed by two albums at century’s end on Cooking Vinyl. On their first five albums, XTC’s core consists of vocalist–guitarist Andy Partridge, bassist–vocalist Colin Moulding, and drummer Terry Chambers. During their first two years on Virgin, XTC featured future-Shriekback […]

XTC ‎– Skylarking (1986)

Skylarking is the eighth album by English art-pop band XTC, released in 1986 on Virgin. Tracklist: A1. “Summer’s Cauldron” (3:15) A2. “Grass” (3:08) A3. “The Meeting Place” (3:13) A4. “That’s Really Super, Supergirl” (3:20) A5. “Ballet for a Rainy Day” (2:57) A6. “1000 Umbrellas” (3:36) A7. “Season Cycle” (3:29) B1. “Earn Enough for Us” (2:51) […]

XTC ‎– Mummer (1983)

Mummer is the sixth album by English art-rock/pop band XTC, released in 1983 on Virgin. Tracklist: A1. “Beating of Hearts” (4:01) A2. “Wonderland” (4:43) A3. “Love on a Farmboy’s Wages” (3:58) A4. “Great Fire” (3:47) A5. “Deliver Us From the Elements” (4:34) B1. “Human Alchemy” (5:11) B2. “Ladybird” (4:32) B3. “In Loving Memory of a […]

XTC ‎– English Settlement (1982)

English Settlement is the fifth album by English New Wave/art-rock band XTC, released in 1982 on Virgin. Tracklist: A1. “Runaways” (4:51) A2. “Ball and Chain” (4:28) A3. “Senses Working Overtime” (4:45) A4. “Jason and the Argonauts” (6:03) B1. “No Thugs in Our House” (5:16) B2. “Yacht Dance” (3:52) B3. “All of a Sudden (It’s Too […]

XTC ‎– Go 2 (1978)

Go 2 is the second album by English New Wave/proto-zolo band XTC, released in October 1978 on Virgin. Tracklist: A1. “Meccanik Dancing (Oh We Go!)” (2:35) A2. “Battery Brides (Andy Paints Brian)” (4:30) A3. “Buzzcity Talking” (2:45) A4. “Crowded Room” (3:05) A5. “The Rhythm” (3:00) A6. “Red” (3:00) B1. “Beatown” (4:34) B2. “Life Is Good […]

XTC ‎– Black Sea (1980)

Black Sea is the fourth album by English New Wave/art-rock band XTC, released in 1980 on Virgin. Tracklist: A1. “Respectable Street” (3:37) A2. “Generals and Majors” (4:04) A3. “Living Through Another Cuba” (4:43) A4. “Love at First Sight” (3:06) A5. “Rocket From a Bottle” (3:30) A6. “No Language in Our Lungs” (4:52) B1. “Towers of […]