Further proof of XTC's classic pop leanings arrive with ' This Is Pop ' which was later sparklingly re-recorded for single release.
Well, ' River Of Orchids ' sees XTC reborn anew, totally.
They admit their staccato riffs are drawn from XTC.
He stays true to the genre, so this will be a shock to the ears of longtime XTC fans, but that doesn't mean it's not worth a shot.
This jazz project goes under the name Monstrance and includes fellow XTC alum Barry Andrews and Martyn Baker.