Sunday, June 24 2007
Andy Partridge and Peter Blegvad present a self-contained multimedia rumination on the Orpheus myth.
Wednesday, April 18 2007
Now, as middle age meanders across Partridge's considered cult career, it's obvious he's looking for another, more solemn outlet for his talent.
Sunday, April 1 2007
Friday, October 27 2006
Having worked for years in a hinterland between obscurity and popularity, Andy Partridge has finally hit the fulcrum as he's gained his artistic freedom, and recognition of his band XTC's influence on pop history has suddenly blossomed.
Thursday, February 20 2003
So, as an album, Skylarking is beautiful and whole and just shy of perfection enough that it doesn’t come off as too clean.
Tuesday, February 11 2003
For fans of Andy Partridge and his music, these first two Fuzzy Warbles are a wonderful way to pass the time until the next official XTC release.
Sunday, May 5 2002
Cult status or no, XTC’s raw deal at the hands of Virgin Records is slightly rectified herein, and helps repair a rift of under-representation that spanned decades and resulted in a bruising industry battle.
Monday, May 22 2000
Wasp Star is the kind of album that can reinvigorate the listener in the belief that pop music is wonderful and hasn’t degenerated into carbon copy boy bands.
Saturday, December 31 1994
Andy Partridge and Colin Moulding used their time off well, lavishing extra care and attention on this set of tunes that rank among the best music they have ever produced.