XTC - Apple Venus, Volume 1
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Release date: 17 February 1999
The transcendental [B]'Harvest Festival'[/B] manages to make eyes meeting over a table of tinned peaches and digestive biscuits sound as momentous as [B]Brian Molko[/B] being made England manager...
It's an odd equation, but genius and laziness tend to go together. The reputation of Swindon's XTC as one of Britain's most inventive pop groups has been simmering gently due in no small part to the fact that they've done bugger-all for seven years. However, no sooner do they venture out from in front of the TV than they've got two albums ready to release....
- Jan 18, 1999
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- River of Orchids
- I'd Like That
- Easter Theatre
- Knights in Shining Karma
- Frivolous Tonight
- Your Dictionary
- Fruit Nut
- I Can't Own Her
- Harvest Festival
- The Last Balloon
Always one of the more interesting and innovative of the post-punk/pop crossover bands...
- Jun 2, 2000
‘Monstrance’ will be released in April
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