Label: Virgin - CDV 2129,Virgin - CDV2129,Virgin - 610 490-217 • Series: Compact Price (2) • Format: CD Album, Reissue • Country: Europe • Genre: Rock • Style: New Wave, Pop Rock
Roads Girdle the Globe. "Roads Girdle the Globe" is a song by Andy Partridge. It appeared on the album Drums and Wires. A live version appeared as the B-side to the Canadian " Love at First Sight " single. A live in-studio version, for John Peel, appeared on Drums and Wireless, then later on the Transistor Blast box set.
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Tracks 13 to 15 are bonus tracks. Track 13 was a non-album single A side. Tracks 14 and 15 were on a free 7" single given away with the original '79 album release. Track 7 is misspelled 'Reel By Reel' on the tray insert. This version is manufactured by EMI Uden rather than by Optimal Media (version Drums And Wires.).
Tracks 7 & 14 are extra tracks, not mentioned anywhere on the CD, booklet or insert. They were originally added as a 7" single with the original LP-release. Tracklist on disc, booklet & insert incorrectly states "Life Begins At The Hop" as track /5(24).
Drums and Wires is the third studio album by the English rock band XTC, released 17 August on Virgin is a more pop-oriented affair than the band's previous, Go 2 (), and was named for its emphasis on guitars ("wires") and expansive-sounding drums. The album was their first issued in the United States and their first recorded with guitarist Dave Gregory, who had replaced.
- Introduction - Giovanni Battista Martini, Johann Gottfried Walther, Tomaso Albinoni, Johann Christia