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XTC - Drums And Wires


On this date in 1979, XTC released their third album, Drums And Wires. It contained the single, "Making Plans For Nigel" (#17 U.K.) and the U.S.-only single, "Ten Feet Tall". The album reached the #34 spot on the U.K. 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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