Tracklist

Cassette 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Runaways
4:51
A2 Ball and Chain
5 4:28
A3 Senses Working Overtime
4:45
A4 Jason and the Argonauts
6:03
A5 No Thugs in Our House
5:16
A6 Yacht Dance
3:52
A7 All of a Sudden (It’s Too Late)
5:18
B1 Melt the Guns
6:31
B2 Leisure
5:01
B3 It’s Nearly Africa
3:54
B4 Knuckle Down
4:26
B5 Fly on the Wall
3:11
B6 Down in the Cockpit
5:35
B7 English Roundabout
3:50
B8 Snowman
4:26

Credits

Cassette 1

acoustic guitar:
Andy Partridge (tracks A3, A5, A7–B1)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Andy Partridge (track B7)
acoustic guitar and percussion:
Andy Partridge (track B4)
acoustic guitar and bamboo angklung:
Andy Partridge (track A6)
Spanish acoustic guitar:
Dave Gregory (XTC) (track A6)
bass guitar:
Colin Moulding (tracks A4–A5, B3)
bass guitar [Fender bass]:
Colin Moulding (track B2)
membranophone:
Terry Chambers (tracks A2, A5, B2, B5–B7)
membranophone and percussion:
Terry Chambers (tracks A2, A4, A7–B1, B4)
synthesizer:
Dave Gregory (XTC) (tracks A1, B3)
Andy Partridge (track B5)
electric guitar:
Dave Gregory (XTC) (tracks B2, B4, B6)
Andy Partridge (track A2)
electric guitar and synthesizer:
Dave Gregory (XTC) (track A5)
Andy Partridge (tracks A4, B6, B8)
fretless bass:
Colin Moulding (tracks A2–A3, A6–B1, B4–B6, B8)
fretless bass and percussion:
Colin Moulding (track B7)
fretless bass, piano and synthesizer:
Colin Moulding (track A1)
alto saxophone and electric guitar:
Andy Partridge (tracks B2–B3)
drum machine and membranophone:
Terry Chambers (tracks A1, A3, B3, B8)
drum machine, membranophone and percussion:
Terry Chambers (track A6)
12 string guitar:
Dave Gregory (XTC) (tracks A4, A7–B1)
12 string guitar and synthesizer:
Dave Gregory (XTC) (tracks A2, B7)
12 string guitar and electric guitar:
Dave Gregory (XTC) (track B5)
12 string guitar and percussion:
Dave Gregory (XTC) (track A3)
12 string guitar, electric guitar and synthesizer:
Andy Partridge (track A1)
12 string guitar, percussion and piano:
Dave Gregory (XTC) (track B8)
additional guest vocals:
Hugh Padgham (track A2)
Hans De Vente (track B3)
assistant engineer:
Howard Gray (track A2)
background vocals:
Terry Chambers (tracks A2, B6)
Dave Gregory (XTC) (tracks A2, B2–B3)
Colin Moulding (tracks A3–A4, A7, B2, B8)
Andy Partridge (tracks A1, B7)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Colin Moulding (tracks A1–A2, B5, B7)
Andy Partridge (tracks A3–A5, A7, B2–B3, B6, B8)
composer:
Colin Moulding (tracks A1–A2, B5, B7)
Andy Partridge (tracks A3–B4, B6, B8)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (tracks A2, A4, A7, B5)
lead vocals:
Colin Moulding (track A2)
Andy Partridge (tracks A6, B1, B4)
lyricist:
Colin Moulding (tracks A1–A2, B5, B7)
Andy Partridge (tracks A3–B4, B6, B8)
producer:
XTC (tracks A2, A7)
Hugh Padgham (tracks A2, A4, A7, B5)
publisher:
earliest release:
remasters:
All of a Sudden (It’s Too Late) (2000 Ian Cooper remaster) by XTC (track A7)
later versions:
recording of:
Ball and Chain (track A2)
Down in the Cockpit (track B6)
English Roundabout (track B7)
Fly on the Wall (track B5)
Knuckle Down (track B4)
Leisure (track B2)
Melt the Guns (track B1)
Runaways (track A1)
Snowman (track B8)
Yacht Dance (track A6)