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Andy Partridge Everything'll Be Alright

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To cheer us up during the Covid-19 lockdown, Andy Partridge pays a call to What Do You Call That Noise? The XTC Podcast with the promise that Everything'll Be Alright.

He talks with characteristic wit and candour about the power of XTC as a live band, the chords for Roads Girdle the Globe and how Yacht Dance was nearly a song about bees.

Essential listening for every XTC fan, this episode that will leave you Burning With Optimism's Flames.

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From the editor of The XTC Bumper Book of Fun for Boys and Girls comes a musical exploration of one of the most essential pop groups of the 20th century. 

What Do You Call That Noise? An XTC Discovery Bookis a compelling 228-page volume in which some of the world's leading musicians and keenest fans come together to discuss what makes XTC so very special.

£17.99 + free UK p&p (international p&p from £5)

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XTC's Big Express Breathing the Same Air

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Thanks to Andy Stafford, Sam South, David White and Mark Reed for being such scintillating guests on the second episode of What Do You Call That Noise? The XTC Podcast. Listen out for jingles from Andy Partridge.

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From the editor of The XTC Bumper Book of Fun for Boys and Girls comes a musical exploration of one of the most essential pop groups of the 20th century. 

What Do You Call That Noise? An XTC Discovery Bookis a compelling 228-page volume in which some of the world's leading musicians and keenest fans come together to discuss what makes XTC so very special.

£17.99 + free UK p&p (international p&p from £5)

Full details: https://www.xtclimelight.com/

The XTC Podcast

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From the editor of The XTC Bumper Book of Fun for Boys and Girls comes a musical exploration of one of the most essential pop groups of the 20th century. 

What Do You Call That Noise? An XTC Discovery Bookis a compelling 228-page volume in which some of the world's leading musicians and keenest fans come together to discuss what makes XTC so very special.

£17.99 + free UK p&p (international p&p from £5)

Full details: https://www.xtclimelight.com/

Colin Moulding on XTC tribute Garden of Earthly Delights

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Terry Chambers new band EXTC

TC's new band EXTC goes live After returning to the fray in TC&I, Terry Chambers is extending his XTC repertoire with new band EXTC. Joining him on stage at a warm-up gig in Swindon on 10 March are his TC&I colleagues Steve Tilling (vocals, guitar) and Gary Bamford (keys, guitar, vocals), plus Matt Backer (vocals, guitar) and Ken Wynne (bass, vocals). Earlier reports suggested their repertoire will extend beyond the Moulding-only setlist showcased by TC&I to include Partridge songs too.

More about Matt Backer: https://www.mattbacker.com/

More about Ken Wynne: http://www.spiralkey.co.uk/band.html

Their first outing is at the Vic, Swindon, on Tuesday 10 March 2020 – for the bargain price of £8.80

Tickets here

Hi folks! We have two hours of classic XTC (and TC&I) for you... and, in time, new EXTC songs on the way. We're not promoting this as an XTC tribute or dressing up as the band. It all comes with the support of Andy, Colin and Dave. Good times ahead! Terry, S…

Andy Partridge on Psurroundabout Ride and the Dukes of Stratosphear

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