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XTC - Wait Till Your Boat Goes Down


On this date in 1980, XTC released their eighth single, "Wait Till Your Boat Goes Down". It was backed by "Ten Feet Tall". The B side appeared on their third album, Drums And Wires, though it was a re-recorded version. The A side was a non-LP track. 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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