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XTC - Senses Working Overtime


On this date in 1982, XTC released their fifteenth single, "Senses Working Overtime". It was backed by "Tissue Tigers" and "Blame The Weather". The 12 inch single had one additional track, "Egyptian Solution (Homo Safari Series #3)". The A side appeared on their fifth album, English Settlement. The other tracks were non-LP tracks. The single reached the #10 spot on the U.K. singles chart. The Swindon, England post punk/new wave band called it quits in 2006 when Colin Moulding expressed a desire to call it quits. Andy Partridge didn't feel that it would be XTC without the both of them.

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