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XTC - Dear God (CD)

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  1. "Dear God" is a song written by Andy Partridge of the English rock band XTC, first released as a non-album single with the A-side "Grass". It was inspired by a series of books with the same title, seen by Partridge as exploitation of children. The song was originally intended for the album Skylarking, but left off due to concerns from Partridge.
  2. Jan 01,  · Produced by Gus Dudgeon, 13 of the album's 17 tracks were written by guitarist/leader Andy Partridge, with the rest by bassist Colin Moulding, while Dave Mattacks of Fairport Convention /5(15).
  3. Apr 26,  · Today, we revisit the masterful chamber-pop of XTC’s album Skylarking and the fraught story behind the bucolic songs. For all “Dear God”’s histrionic conviction, Partridge remains.
  4. English indie rock band XTC’s ‘Dear God‘, absolutely one of my favorite songs from the s, just showed up on the soundtrack of the crime drama Stumptown this week — Stumptown, Season 1, Episode 16, “All Quiet on the Dextern Front“. The anti-religion track was first released in as the B-side of the band’s single ‘Grass‘, the lead single from the band’s ninth studio.
  5. All I can say is that XTC is the most under rated group to ever grace my ears. I was introduced to Skylarking in the early 90's and fell in love with their sound. "Dear God" is one of my all time favs by them, but the whole album is just musically fascinating.
  6. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Dear God - XTC on AllMusic - /
  7. XTC were an English rock band formed in Swindon in and active until Led by songwriters Andy Partridge and Colin Moulding, the band emerged from the late s punk and.

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