Drums & Wires / Xtc

Drums & Wires

Drums & Wires / Xtc

Artist:Xtc
Label:Geffen Records
発売日:1991-03-19

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Most Americans'' first taste of XTC came from this CD, originally released in 1979. The band''s first full-length without cofounder Barry Andrews, it was a cavalcade of Andy Partridge''s neuroses and paranoias. Although it contained two quirky bona fide pop songs--the calling card "Making Plans for Nigel" and the breezy "Life Begins at the Hop"--the music as a whole was as jagged as Partridge''s attitude. "Complicated Game" and "Scissor Man" have the singer''s haunting howl echoing and whispering throughout like a Fun House operator gone mad, while "Real by Reel," another pop standout, might be the most conventional song on the CD. <I>Drums and Wires</I> is a must-have for anybody who is only discovering the band. <I>Skylarking</I> and the collected singles are the only other releases that come close to capturing the band''s early and earnest dementia. <I>--Steve Gdula</I>Most Americans'' first taste of XTC came from this CD, originally released in 1979. The band''s first full-length without cofounder Barry Andrews, it was a cavalcade of Andy Partridge''s neuroses and paranoias. Although it contained two quirky bona fide pop songs--the calling card "Making Plans for Nigel" and the breezy "Life Begins at the Hop"--the music as a whole was as jagged as Partridge''s attitude. "Complicated Game" and "Scissor Man" have the singer''s haunting howl echoing and whispering throughout like a Fun House operator gone mad, while "Real by Reel," another pop standout, might be the most conventional song on the CD. <I>Drums and Wires</I> is a must-have for anybody who is only discovering the band. <I>Skylarking</I> and the collected singles are the only other releases that come close to capturing the band''s early and earnest dementia. <I>--Steve Gdula</I>

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