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The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '80s: Part 5: 20 - 1
1 Oct 2015 // 8:02 PM
Songs of anxiety, paranoia, freak-outs, chilling verses, feverish desire, harrowing lyrics -- they all make for damn good music.
The Man Who Sailed Around His Soul
26 Oct 2006 // 6:00 PM
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.
Andy Partridge: Monstrance
18 Apr 2007 // 5:00 PM
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.
20 Feb 2003 // 4:00 PM
So, as an album, Skylarking is beautiful and whole and just shy of perfection enough that it doesn't come off as too clean.
Counterbalance: XTC’s 'Skylarking'
24 Apr 2015 // 3:00 AM
You might not hear of bands talking about XTC as a big influence, but they were certainly in the mix that became the music that was to come.
Andy Partridge Retrospective
26 Oct 2006 // 10:47 PM
"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