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Rocket From A Bottle - XTC - Black Sea (Cassette, Album)

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5 comments on “ Rocket From A Bottle - XTC - Black Sea (Cassette, Album)
  1. Kekree says:
    The switch to Black Sea was made only to allay the then band manager's sensitivity to the title being interpreted as a criticism of his management style. More power rock than power pop, when released in Sept. , the album became XTC's first Top 20 chart album in the UK, narrowly missed the Top 40 (#41) in the USA where it was issued in 5/5(10).
  2. Tazahn says:
    Here, XTC experiments more with sounds that would eventually lead up to a gentler and more chamber pop-infused "Skylarking". It's nothing too obvious here, but there are little instrumental choices in songs like Generals and Majors and Rocket from a Bottle that hint towards further expansion in that sound. The obvious thing is the attitude.
  3. Mem says:
    Black Sea, an Album by XTC. Released 11 June on Virgin (catalog no. CDVX ; CD). Genres: New Wave, Pop Rock, Post-Punk.
  4. Gujinn says:
    rows · XTC were a rock band from Swindon, England led by Andy Partridge (guitars, vocals) and .
  5. Faubar says:
    g LP reissue of XTC’s classic fourth album. Produced by Steve Lillywhite and engineered by Hugh Padgham, Black Sea is one of the best engineered and produced albums of its era, packed with confidence and as brimming with sing-able tunes and big ideas as it was when first released in September
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