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XTC - English Settlement


On this date in 1982, XTC released their fifth album, English Settlement. It contained the singles, "Senses Working Overtime" (#10 U.K.), "Ball And Chain" (#58 U.K.) and "No Thugs In Our House". The double album reached the #5 spot on the U.K. albums chart and #48 on the U.S. albums 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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