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XTC Members and Albums

British rock band formed in 1976 in Swindon, Wiltshire.

Members 
Name
Born Role
Andy John Partridge  Valletta, Malta, 11 November 1953 vocals and guitar
Colin Ivor Moulding  Swindon, Wiltshire, England, 17 August 1955 bass, vocals
Barry Andrews  West Norwood, London, England, 12 September 1956 keyboards
Terry Chambers  Swindon, Wiltshire, England, 16 July 1955 drums
David Gregory Swindon, Wiltshire, England, 21 September 1952

guitar, keyboards

Albums
Release[1]
Title
Songs
1978, Virgin
White Music 1. Radios in Motion
2. X Wires
3. This is Pop
4. Do What You Do
5. Statue of Liberty
6. All Along the Watch Tower
7. Atom Age
8. Set Myself on Fire
9. I'm Bugged
10. New Town Animal
11. Spinning Top
12. Neon Shuffle
1978, Virgin
Go 2 1. Meccanik Dancing (Oh We Go!)
2. Battery Brides (Andy Paints Brian)
3. Buzzcity Talking
4. Crowded Room
5. The Rhythm
6. Red
7. Beatown
8. Life is Good in the Greenhouse
9. Jumping in Gomorrah
10. My Weapon
11. Super-Tuff
12. I am the Audience
1979, Virgin
Drums And Wires
1. Making Plans for Nigel
2. Helicopter
3. Day in Day Out
4. When You're Near Me I Have Difficulty
5. Ten Feet Tall
6. Roads Girdle the Globe
7. Real by Reel
8. Millions
9. That is the Way
10. Outside World
11. Scissor Man
12. Complicated Game
1980, Virgin
Black Sea
1. Respectable Street
2. Generals and Majors
3. Living Through Another Cuba
4. Love at First Sight
5. Rocket From a Bottle
6. No Language in Our Lungs
7. Towers of London
8. Paper and Iron (Notes and Coins)
9. Burning with Optimism's Flames
10. Sgt. Rock (is Going to Help Me)
11. Travels in Nihilon
1982, Virgin
English Settlement 1. Runaways
2. Ball and Chain
3. Senses Working Overtime
4. Jason and the Argonauts
5. No Thugs in Our House
6. Yacht Dance
7. All of a Sudden (It's Too Late)
8. Melt the Guns
9. Leisure
10 It's Nearly Africa
11. Knuckle Down
12. Fly on the Wall
13. Down in the Cockpit
14. English Roundabout
15. Snowman
1983, Virgin
Mummer 1. Beating of Hearts
2. Wonderland
3. Love on a Farmboy's Wages
4. Great Fire
5. Deliver Us from the Elements
6. Human Alchemy
7. Ladybird
8. In Loving Memory of a Name
9. Me and the Wind
10. Funk Pop a Roll
1984, Virgin
The Big Express 1. Wake Up
2. All You Pretty Girls
3. Shake You Donkey Up
4. Seagulls Screaming Kiss Her, Kiss Her
5. This World Over
6. The Everyday Story of Smalltown
7. I Bought Myself a Liarbird
8. Reign of Blows (Vote No Violence!)
9. You're the Wish You are I Had
10. I Remember the Sun
11. Train Running Low on Soul Coal
1985, Virgin 25 O'Clock[2] 1. 25 O'Clock
2. Bike Ride to the Moon
3. My Love Explodes
4. What in the World??...
5. Your Gold Dress
6. The Mole from the Ministry
1986, Virgin
Skylarking 1. Summer's Cauldron
2. Grass
3. The Meeting Place
4. That's Really Super, Supergirl
5. Ballet for a Rainy Day
6. 1000 Umbrellas
7. Season Cycle
8. Earn Enough for Us
9. Big Day
10. Another Satellite
11. Mermaid Smiled
12. The Man Who Sailed Around His Soul
13. Dying
14. Sacrificial Bonfire
1989, Virgin Psonic Psunspot[2] 1. Vanishing Girl
2. Have You Seen Jackie?
3. Little Lighthouse
4. You're a Good Man, Albert Brown
(Curse You Red Barrel)
5. Collideascope
6. You're My Drug
7. Shiny Cage
8. Brainiac's Daughter
9. The Affiliated
10. Pale and Precious
1989, Virgin
Oranges & Lemons
1. Garden of Earthly Delights
2. The Mayor of Simpleton
3. King for a Day
4. Here Comes President Kill Again
5. The Loving
6. Poor Skeleton Steps Out
7. One of the Millions
8. Scarecrow People
9. Merely a Man
10. Cynical Days
11. Across this Antheap
12. Hold Me My Daddy
13. Pink Thing
14. Miniature Sun
15. Chalkhills and Children
1992, Virgin
Nonsuch
1. The Ballad of Peter Pumpkinhead
2. My Bird Performs
3. Dear Madam Barnum
4. Humble Daisy
5. The Smartest Monkeys
6. The Disappointed
7. Holly Up On Poppy
8. Crocodile
9. Rook
10. Omnibus
11. That Wave
12. Then She Appeared
13. War Dance
14. Wrapped in Grey
15. The Ugly Underneath
16. Bungalow
17. Books Are Burning
1999, Cooking Vinyl
Apple Venus Volume 1 1. River of Orchids
2. I'd Like That
3. Easter Theatre
4. Knights in Shining Karma
5. Frivolous Tonight
6. Greenman
7. Your Dictionary
8. Fruit Nut
9. I Can't Own Her
10. Harvest Festival
11. The Last Balloon
2000, Cooking Vinyl 
Wasp Star
(Apple Venus Volume 2)
1. Playground
2. Stupidly Happy
3. In Another Life
4. My Brown Guitar
5. Boarded Up
6. I'm the Man Who Murdered Love
7. We're All Light
8. Standing in for Joe
9. Wounded Horse
10. You and the Clouds Will Still be Beautiful
11. Church of Women
12. The Wheel and the Maypole


Notes

1. UK version.
2. Released under the pseudonym of the 'Dukes of Stratosphear'.

Sources

Bertoncelli, R., C. Thellung et al. 24,000 dischi: guida a tutti i dischi degli artisti e gruppi più importanti. Milano: Zelig, 2006.

Larkin, C., ed. The Encyclopedia of Popular Music, 5th edn. London: Omnibus Press, 2007.

Wasserstein, S., ed. Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Popular Musicians Since 1990, vol. 2. New York, etc: Schirmer Reference, 2004.

XTC/Dukes of Stratosphear. White Music, Go 2, Drums And Wires, Black Sea, English Settlement, Mummer, The Big Express, 25 O'Clock, Skylarking, Psonic Psunspot, Oranges & Lemons, Nonsuch [LP]. Virgin, 1978-1992.

XTC. Apple Venus Volume 1, Wasp Star (Apple Venus Volume 2) [LP/CD ]. Cooking Vinyl, 1999-2000.

 


 






 



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