XTC - The Big Express

  Performer: XTC

  Title: The Big Express

  Size: 1367 mb

  Genre: Pop

  MP3 / FLAC


Label: Geffen Records ‎– 9 24054-2, Virgin ‎– 9 24054-2
Type: CD, Album, Reissue, Longbox
Country: US
Date of released: 1988
Category: Rock
Style: New Wave, Pop Rock

Tracklist

1 Wake Up 4:40
2 All You Pretty Girls 3:40
3 Shake You Donkey Up 4:19
4 Seagulls Screaming Kiss Her Kiss Her 3:50
5 This World Over 5:35
6 Red Brick Dream 2:01
7 Washaway 3:01
8 Blue Overall 4:26
9 The Everyday Story Of Smalltown 3:54
10 I Bought Myself A Liarbird 2:49
11 Reign Of Blows 3:31
12 You're The Wish You Are I Had 3:13
13 I Remember The Sun 3:10
14 Train Running Low On Soul Coal 5:08

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
  • Record Company – Warner Communications
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Nymph Music, Inc.
  • Manufactured By – DADC – DIDX-001977
  • Glass Mastered At – DADC – DIDX-001977

Credits

  • Producer – David Lord (tracks: 1 to 5, 7 to 14), XTC

Notes

Released in a standard jewel case with a 16 page booklet including full lyrics some came in a longbox.

This is the first U.S. CD release of The Big Express, while Geffen was distributed by Warner Bros.
After Geffen moved to MCA, the disc was re-released with a different barcode in 1991.

Originally released 1984.

Tracks 6-8 are CD bonus tracks originally released as single B-sides to singles from The Big Express.
Tracks 6 and 7, "Washaway" and "Red Brick Dream" were released on the European 12" single "All You Pretty Girls" in 1984.
Track 8, "Blue Overall" was released on the 7" single "This World Over" in 1984.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 7599-24054-2 3
  • Barcode (Scan): 075992405423
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Other (DADC Code on CD face): DIDX 001977
  • Matrix / Runout (Mirrored): DIDX-001977 2 + ++ +++++

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
V 2325 XTC The Big Express ‎(LP, Album, Die) Virgin V 2325 UK 1984
406 613-652, 406 613 XTC The Big Express ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Virgin, Virgin 406 613-652, 406 613 Europe 1984
206 613, 206 613-620 XTC The Big Express ‎(LP, Album) Virgin, Virgin 206 613, 206 613-620 Europe 1984
CDV 2325 XTC The Big Express ‎(CD, Album) Virgin CDV 2325 UK 1984
VL4 2305 XTC The Big Express ‎(Cass, Album) Virgin VL4 2305 Canada 1984

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