Considered by many to be their finest, XTC release “Skylarking” on October 27, 1986. It’s produced by Todd Rundgren.



“Occasionally, once in a very rare while, you get a band that starts pretty good, gets better and better and better. And that’s rare. And I think, and I have to say, I have to be immodest… We are the other band that did that.”

There’s an XTC documentary in the works.  Mermaid smiled. 

Watch: Andy Partridge stars in trailer to upcoming XTC documentary ‘This Is Pop’