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XTC - The Big Express album FLAC
Performer: XTC
Genre: Rock
Title: The Big Express
FLAC album size: 1464
Style: Pop Rock
Country: UK
Released: 1984

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About The Big Express album. Album The Big Express (1984). by XTC. Label Virgin.

XTC - The Big Express (Full Album). UMG (от лица компании "EMI"); BMI - Broadcast Music In. ARESA, BMG Rights Management, ASCAP, CMRRA" и другие авторские общества (2). Композиция. This World Over (2001 Remaster). UMG (от лица компании "EMI"); BMG Rights Management, ARESA, BMI - Broadcast Music In. и другие авторские общества (2).

See XTC - The Big Express. Duration of tracks not given. Printed inner-sleeve. Rights Society: GEMA. Rights Society: STEMRA. Rights Society: BIEM. XTC. The Big Express ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM). Caroline Records. The Big Express ‎(LP, Album).

Seagulls Screaming Kiss Her Kiss Her" is a song written by Andy Partridge of the English rock band XTC, released on their 1984 album The Big Express. Composed on a Mellotron using only three fingers, it was the first song he wrote on a keyboard instrument. The lyrics were inspired by Erica Wexler, a fan who caused tensions with Partridge's then-wife. After his divorce, Partridge married Wexler in the 1990s. Japanese band Seagull Screaming Kiss Her Kiss Her named themselves after the song.

Listen free to XTC – The Big Express (Wake Up, All You Pretty Girls and more). XTC's seventh album, First album without Terry Chambers on drums. Originally released in 1984, Andy Partridge describes this album as "A loco derailing itself in the rusty goods yard. Slashing electric guitars, sheets of steel bass and diesel oil drums. An iron opera, steam powered and brick encased. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.

The Big Express pulled out of the sidings in Swindon in the autumn of 1984 with no pretensions and no huge fanfare, but for me it will always be a landmark album. The political and social issues of the time are in the picture, but like many a classic Old Master, the artist has not focused on one issue at the expense of others. The fine background detail is often as fascinating as the main subject. This brilliant canvas is a broad sweep of issues, large and small, brought together as only XTC were capable of doing. A year earlier in 1983 XTC had released the pastorally triumphant Mummer, an album that still serves as the perfect foil to The Big Express, Venus to Mars in the Solar System of the XTC catalogue. Drums have always been so essential to the XTC sound and Pete Phipps had stepped in for Mummer and kept the stool for The Big Express, and what a performance he turned in.

Duration: 53:47 Year: 1984. Westlife - The Love Album. Westlife - Back Home. Westlife - Where We Are.

The Big Express is an album that explodes out of your speakers, and maintains a certain boldness throughout. It's very loud (especially the drums), but has that signature distinctness that's an XTC trademark. No two XTC albums are similar (with the possible exception of White Music and Go 2), and it's so nice that they have an album for every mood you're in. The album starts off with Wake Up, which is a poppy, MTV-type mainstream track, as is All You Pretty Girls

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Wake Up
Choir – Annie HuchrakWritten-By – Colin Moulding
A2 All You Pretty Girls
A3 Shake You Donkey Up
A4 Seagulls Screaming Kiss Her Kiss Her
Euphonium – Steve Saunders
A5 This World Over
B1 The Everyday Story Of Smalltown
B2 I Bought Myself A Liarbird
B3 Reign Of Blows
B4 You're The Wish You Are I Had
B5 I Remember The Sun
Written-By – Colin Moulding
B6 Train Running Low On Soul Coal

Credits

  • Drums – Peter Phipps*
  • Guitar [Electric], Piano, Mellotron, Synthesizer – Dave Gregory
  • Mixed By – David Lord (tracks: A1, A4, A5), Phil Thornalley (tracks: A2, A3, B1 to B6)
  • Producer – David Lord, XTC
  • Violin, Viola – Stuart Gordon
  • Vocals, Bass – Colin Moulding
  • Vocals, Guitar [Electric], Drum Programming [Linn Drum], Harmonica – Andy Partridge
  • Written-By – Andy Partridge (tracks: A2 to B4, B6)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
V 2325 XTC The Big Express ‎(LP, Album, Die) Virgin V 2325 UK 1984
CAR 50692 XTC The Big Express ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Caroline Records CAR 50692 US 2002
70279 XTC The Big Express ‎(LP, Album, Die) Virgin 70279 France 1984
CDV 2325 XTC The Big Express ‎(CD, Album, RE) Virgin CDV 2325 UK Unknown
9 24054-2 XTC The Big Express ‎(CD, Album, RE, RP) Geffen Records 9 24054-2 US 1991

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