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         Chalkhills Digest, Volume 5, Number 184

                  Tuesday, 27 April 1999

Today's Topics:

                   Assorted Minutiae...
     if you liked Dutch Schultz's flibbertigibbets...
           Banging out this headache in my head
                  the horror, the horror
                    Am I the only one?
Amazing! Sherwood, yer a genius...make that, SOoooo-per GEeeeeeen-ius
      The Boys In Blue, i.e. THE SODDING POLICE!!!!
                      Re: Mass Pike
                       Radio Radio
                     Dave's not here
                       Andy Smiling
              Geeky Doctor Who trainspotting
                      An observation
                      brief comment
                   XTC and Tom and Ray
                      Tenpole Tudor
                      New AV1 Order
                     Little boy blue
                 Testicular Electrocution
                      Melt the Guns
                      new Dave news
                        band names
                       MOJO Readers
      Blasphemy ! Other album I like except for AV 1
                         Top 100


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Drop it all.


Message-ID: <>
From: "kristi leigh siegel" <>
Subject: Telly-vision
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 12:40:10 PDT

Huw Davies spoke:

>>BTW Why do Americans like Are You
>>Being Served so much? To me it
>>represents all that is bad about British TV.

Why do Brits like "Three's Company"
and "Facts of Life" so much? To me
they represent all that is bad about
American TV.

Bring back old-time radio shows,


Message-ID: <>
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 13:31:09 -0700 (PDT)
From: Tyler Hewitt <>
Subject: Stuff

BTW Why do Americans like Are You Being Served so much? To me it
represents all that is bad about British TV.

...I think that after the success of Monty Python's Flying Circus here,
 we are conditioned to think that any British comedy show that runs on
public television is great stuff. People here love Bean, and Benny
Hill, too. Go figure!

Go and buy any record (or preferably all of them) from Peter Gabriels
Real World label. There you will find music from Finland, China, Most
of Africa, The Russian Steppes, Madagascar, Ireland, Morocco, Japan,
Azerbaijayn (sp?) etc etc etc.
All of them wonderful & weird in varying proportions.

...Unfortunately, most of them are over-produced and over-synthesized,
too. Don't get me wrong, Real World has put out some really good
records (check out 'The Truth' by the Justin Vali Trio or 'Rama
Sreerama' by U. Srinivas), but they have the deserved reputation in
world music circles for Americanizing their releases by pumping them
full of synths and dance rhythms.
Hemisphere and Rounder are both really good world labels, and
everything I've heard on coraSON (a latino music label) is excellant,
and more traditional than the music found on Real World.


Message-ID: <C926D35F7ED6D211836C00805FC15F4E150303@LNY-S-EXCHANGE>
From: "Lieman, Ira" <>
Subject: Assorted Minutiae...
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 17:33:55 -0400

Whackiest title for a song : "Your Karma Hit My Dogma" (or something like
that, right?)

Why do you pay tolls on a freeway, park on a driveway, and drive on a
Why are most turnpikes generally straight?
"Home can be the Pennsylvania Turnpike..." -Billy Joel

And, on the topic of band names, I had gotten together with two fellow
Psych-major friends at college for a one-time jam session (not in public
view) and we tabbed ourselves "The Phallic Cymbals." And none of us played
drums, go fig.

> -ira


Message-ID: <>
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 17:56:28 EDT
Subject: if you liked Dutch Schultz's flibbertigibbets...

Hi, Chalkfolk,

Meagre (O.K., zilch) XTC content here, but I couldn't resist.

In Digest 182, Harrison Sherwood alerted us to Dutch Schultz'
stream-of-unconsciousness last words.  Somebody ought to
write a cheeky mock-article asserting its influence on Flannery
O'Connor's fiction (and Faulkner's too!).

Well, all I can say is, if that was to your liking, check out this
Donner Party website (and especially the agonized diary entries), at

Believe it or not, there are Donner Party buffs, who have nothing
better to do than to study this historical aperitif, visit the actual
sites, root about for old bone shards, etc.  And I thought "Titanic"
buffs were sick...

No real XTC link, unless you consider XTC's starving, lean years
on continuous touring mode (with really cheap per diems) an
eerie recapitulation of this 19th C. emmigrants' epic tragedy, as in
the following two-line mini-play:

"Colin, you're looking really good today."
[uneasy pause]
[slightly panicked]  "What are you looking at me like that for?"

Bon appetit!
Stephanie ("I probably should've left my last name off this one") Takeshita


Message-ID: <>
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 17:37:03 -0700 (PDT)
From: Cheryl <>
Subject: Banging out this headache in my head

Hello one and all,

Mr. Brian insists:
>I still insist that the "boy in blue" is Graham's
>younger brother -
And it's still not the correct interp...
I suggest that maybe you shoud either buy or thumb
through a copy of Song Stories.  In regards to this
particular song, No Thugs In Our House, turn to
chapter five.

>because no matter how young a cop is, I'd never refer
>to him as a 'boy'!

But did you write this song? Are you taking cultural
differences into account, as many have pointed out
regarding this whole issue?

>Besides, I sense a certain chronology in the song -
the scene is set,then the cop comes along, then the
boy is spared by the efforts of his father - it
doesn't all happen at the same time. And, I don't
know where kitchen doors are in houses in Britain,
but I'd
say they were at the back of the house, in most
cases... why would a cop go all the way around to the
back door of a residence when he was making an
official visit, instead of to the front door? And why
wouldn't he have stopped to talk to the
"insect-headed worker wife" (who was hanging up
laundry in the back yard, if you insist all this is
happening at the
same time, which seems to be a prerequisite of the
other interpretations) first - he'd never have to
knock at the kitchen door. She'd see him in.

Do you now understand my line of reasoning?<

Eyes glazed...
No!  My god!  Do you have blue prints of Graham's
house? What I want to know is where is he sleeping
during this whole ordeal?  Why didn't he wake up!?
Why?!  Couldn't he hear through those thin walls?! ; )

11 days until I leave for London!!!!  The countdown
is on...

Oh!  While listening to FNX,  XTC has been included
in a list of new music on one of their adverts.  Cool
or what?

Ages ago someone made a 'crack' about the 'cracking'
noise I described about "I'd Like That".  Now I have
visions of Wallace and Gromit dancing through my head.
Thanks.  :)

Take care everyone,


From: "Wesley Hanks" <>
Subject: the horror, the horror
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 19:19:35 -0700
Message-ID: <01be8d2f$bb007020$46cafcd0@default>


Ok, let's review my checklist:

1) the nation's deadly nuclear waste transported through the city and then
stored at a questionable storage facility?  -- nope!

2) a famous attorney-to-the-mob as our probable next mayor? -- nah!

3) gridlock traffic 24/7? -- piece o' cake!

4) general weirdness and secret conspiracy goings on at Area 51, a short
drive away? -- forget it!

Then what, pray tell, would make Wes contemplate leaving his beloved,
shimmery, Las Vegas?

Take a deep breath and check out this gobstopper from hell:

Worst "concert" experience - enduring the mind-numbing gloop of entertaining
clients at the torture that was "Starlight Express".

Oh, if I only knew...

Wes "Thank you Jesus, my son doesn't talk to his train set" Hanks

PS. BTW, as you financial broker types know, the abbreviation for the
American Telecommunications Exchange is: XTC.


Message-ID: <>
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 22:45:07 EDT
Subject: Am I the only one?

Dear C'hillers,
I'm afraid of listening to AV1 because I might hate it.
  It doesn't help matters that I got Andy to sign my copy in, of all places,
the Virgin Smegma Store in San Francisco.  When I asked him what he thought
about signing CD's inside the one and only Virgin stop on the itinerary, he
replied "I fucking hate it."  I just shook my head.  Irony of ironies.  It
was a gas to meet Andy and shake his hand and I blurted out just how loved he
and his music and Colin's music are and Dave and Terry were.
Since O&L, I've been skipping over selected songs on the Cd's.  I can listen
to everything up to O&L nonstop.  Suddenly, President Kill sends vomit juices
squirting up the back of my throat.  I'll put on Nonsuch, and Crocodile will
do the same.  Ditto, Then She Appeared...killing me softly after That Wave,
which will always be played with the volume on 11.
I frantically paced the room sampling songs from AV1 and decided to put it
down for a couple of weeks until I could do something, like go on vacation
and digest it in full, several of times - before I could come to a rational
My expectations are too much.  I anxiously await the more electrified AV2.
But I'm sad to think that this is the last hurrah for my favorite band.  I
don't want them to stop.  I want Terry and Dave back in the band and I want
Black Sea 2.  This will never happen.
Oh boo-fucking-hoo.


Message-ID: <>
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 20:00:03 -0700
From: Ken Sanders <>
Organization: Pacific Bell Internet Services
Subject: Amazing! Sherwood, yer a genius...make that, SOoooo-per GEeeeeeen-ius

RE: Sherwood's posting of "Shannonized" interviews;

An ABSOLUTE scream!  Bravo, Herr Harrison!

In other matters, droogy chalkies..a buddy of mine picked up a cd of
"White Music " at a garage sale for $1.50 (!!)..and bein' the good buddy
he is, gave it to me GRATIS! *BOO-ya!...I didn't hafta give Virgin a

I can see how AP is embarrassed by his first two projects, though.

BTW, anyone able to explain the difference  between the LP version of
"This is Pop", and the version found on "The Compact XTC"?  Somehow, to
my ears, the latter version is preferable, due to the cool spidery
opening bass line, and AP's near-evil hissed "Yesssssss" in the intro.

Ciao 'n hors d'Ouevres!


Message-Id: <4782AD6ADDBDD2119B570008C75DD5C10A2F6E@MGMTM02>
From: Lawson Dominic <>
Subject: The Boys In Blue, i.e. THE SODDING POLICE!!!!
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 1999 09:28:03 +0100

>>I still insist that the "boy in blue" is Graham's younger brother -
because no matter how young a cop is, I'd never refer to him as a 'boy'!

Yes, but you're completely wrong. Trust me, I live in England, I know what
I'm talking about and you're talking bollocks. It's a fucking policeman. Get
used to it.



Message-ID: <>
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 1999 07:09:54 EDT
Subject: Re: Mass Pike

>The MASS Pike---the only good thing about the Mass Pike is that it
>passes by Fenway Park and it's somewhat less hellacious than the
>Southeast Expressway aka rt.93.  the Southeast Expressway is hands down
>the most f**ked  freeway in the USA.  You haven't known traffic until
>you've been in traffic there.  If Colin ever writes "American
>Roundabout,"  it would be about driving on the 93.  Or driving in Boston
>in general.  Or in the entire state of Massachusetts for that matter.
>Runner-up, the 405 in L.A. "the Devil's Freeway".

  At least the drivers in the Boston area are used to driving; in Boston
they're crazy and know how to drive, in NYC it seems the only time a New
Yorker drives is when he's visiting friends in the Hamptons for the weekend.
Driving on the H Hudson during rush hour(I know, it's not the way to the
Hamptons)is the epitomy of defensive driving. You're definitely right about
the Southeast Expressway, though; helps for me to know in advance which exit
I'm getting off at or I risk having to scrape some Bostonian off my rear
bumper. They don't call Boston the Athens of America for nothing. NYC's built
on a grid, Boston appears to be built on cowpaths. The streetplan makes no
sense whatsoever.



Message-ID: <>
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 1999 18:44:19 +0200
From: Erich Sellheim <>
Subject: Radio Radio


everyone with access to German radio beware:

On Monday, May 3rd, there'll be a 45-minute XTC special on
"Deutschlandfunk", starting at 22.05. The show is called "Rock et
cetera", and this particular episode goes
by the name of  "Small Town Boys - Die ganz und gar britische Rockband
I hope they didn't mix this up and we get to hear a Bronski Beat show!
Best wishes,



Message-ID: <>
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 1999 09:18:58 -0700
From: Randy Hiatt <>
Subject: Dave's not here


Is it me or does Dave work best/most on Colin's
songs.  It seems he plays more tracks on Colin's
AV1 tunes.... anyone ever add this up over time?

Maybe if Colin does a solo CD Dave will make his
(guest) return... I can dream.

Randy (don't need another Seattleite) Hiatt


Message-ID: <000f01be8d44$02663da0$145dac3e@vucqprlj>
From: "David Seddon" <>
Subject: Andy Smiling
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 1999 05:43:41 +0100

Whilst listening to AV1 today, I noticed that there is an audible smile in
the way Andy sings the words around the "racing to be first" line in ET .
I wonder what made him smile.  Did someone in the srudio make a funny
gesture at this point?  Is there something in the lyric of a private joke?
It's interesting to speculate.

That bit in Maxwell's Silver Hammer were Paul does it much more obviously
has always struck me as a nice touch.


Message-ID: <697A4CA51395D111A658AA0004005806E12F0F@NT6>
From: "Wiencek, Dan" <>
Subject: Geeky Doctor Who trainspotting
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 1999 13:20:38 -0500

So I buy this Doctor Who novel.  It's called "The Hollow Men," has the
seventh Doctor and Ace in it, and looks to be a good read.  I start reading
it, and quickly realize I'm in the grip of some staunch XTC fans:

- The Doctor and Ace first materialize on Earth mere yards away from the
Uffington Horse.

- The pub in the village where the story is set is called The Green Man.
(Admittedly, probably a coincidence, but a hell of a one at that.)

And finally:

- A later chapter in the book is called "Sacrificial Bonfire."

I was pleased to find this.  XTC and Doctor Who go together very well.  In
fact, I'm now regretting that I didn't wear my Tom Baker scarf when I met
Andy at the Border's signing; it would've sparked some nice conversation,
and I could've gotten a picture taken of us wearing it, wrapped around both
our necks like the cover of the Help! video.  Ah, me ...

Dan Wiencek
American Academy
of Orthopaedic Surgeons


Date: Sat, 24 Apr 1999 04:02:28 -0400
Subject: An observation
Message-ID: <>

Well, I just found an old tape I taped off of MTV (when it was still
cool), and I found Dear God.  I was watching, and I noticed something
that I've never noticed before.  The scene where Andy sings, "And the
devil too", and he's playing with his fingers, I never noticed that he
was in the tree.  I had to go back and rewatch it to see if I was right.
He looks so evil when he says that.  =o)

Molly's Pages


Message-ID: <>
Date: Sat, 24 Apr 1999 08:24:56 -0600
From: pq ribber <>
Subject: brief comment

The 'boy in blue" in "No Thugs", always seemed to me to be the younger
brother of the drama.
Liking, but not loving, AV. The demos of many of the songs were superior
in spirit, and I think the orchestral stuff got a little out of hand.
Green Man was especially ruined, in my estimation.
At least, I say, it didnt outright suck, like Nonesuch, which, to this
day, I am sad to have to admit, I play periodically, trying to find
SOMETHING I like, and fail.



Message-ID: <>
Date: Sat, 24 Apr 1999 09:37:03 -0700 (PDT)
From: Jennifer Linnea Strom <>
Subject: XTC and Tom and Ray

Finishing up my Saturday morning ritual of listening to the NPR and
having my breakfast when lo and behold what else do they play as they
fade to break on Car Talk but 'Roads Girdle The Globe'. I almost
choked on my toast. For those of you who don't live in the States or
aren't familiar with the show, Car Talk involves 2 wisecracking
brothers from Cambridge, MA who answer all sorts of car related
questions (I have an old flame in Saskatoon who is a mechanic and I
used to send him tapes of the show because he couldn't get it up
there). Funny even for those of us, like myself, who don't own cars
and have no intention of getting one any time soon (I'm lucky enough
to live in Boston which has decent public transportation). The song
they played as they went to the other break was Lucinda Williams 'Car
Wheels On A Gravel Road'. Keep your ears open, 'River Of Orchids'
could be next.

Regarding the Mass pike, and interstates in general, they seem to take
the most dull scenery in the entire state and make a road out of it. I
also know 93 all to well as it is a couple of blocks from my house and
I wake up in the morning and can see the daily gridlock from my
kitchen window. I just sit there and chuckle and be thankful that I'm
not one of them.


PS: Any of you who live in Boston should check out Baby Ray! I saw
them last night at the Lizard Lounge and they are truly amazing.

Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art.
-- Leonardo da Vinci


Message-ID: <>
Date: Sat, 24 Apr 1999 20:08:28 EDT
Subject: Tenpole Tudor

Hill People,
  I cant believe there are other Tenpole Tudor fans out there. Just the
mention of them made me go back and listen to their two albums. How could
you not like them?
 Wunderbar, Throwing the Baby Out ....., Judy Annual. Man, the list goes on
of great songs. It gives me early MTV flashbacks.
 Anyway,My XTC content. Someone mentioned " I Cant Own Her" as a low point
of AV1. WHAT??? Listen again.
 Thats all for now.   Roger


Message-ID: <>
Date: Sat, 24 Apr 1999 21:51:45 EDT
Subject: New AV1 Order

OK, I've been working on and off at this (AV1 at least) probably since Feb

Two albums that I have long sought to find a great running order for,
because I thought they suffered from a running order that maybe didn't
match the excellence of the material, Apple Venus Vol. 1 and Magical
Mystery Tour.

Here are two orders that, after almost two months of on and off
experimentation sound great to me at this point (especially AV1, I think
I've tried just about every combination that made any sort of thematic

Apple Venus:
Side One: 11, 10, 7, 6, 8   Side Two: 5, 1, 2, 3, 4, 9

This one nails it. Listen and be in awe of a new AV1 EXPERIENCE, not just a
collection of songs. Last Balloon is much better at the beginning, it's an
anchor that the whole thing can start from and build on (then soon drop like
some sand), and I Can't Own her is THE last track of this album -- listen
after hearing all the other songs and you'll see. Can anyone spot a theme and
direction the album takes when experienced in this order (there are probably
multiple interpretations, but I'd love to hear any thoughts you might have)?
Not to mention the incredible way I feel when it's all done, leaves a
different (and I think, better), more complete impression than the original
order. Heck, River of Orchids even works beautifully and makes great thematic
and emotional sense here, even though it's not the first song, which I long
thought it had to be.

As always, please don't flame me to a char, it's just my opinion (however
brilliant I know it really is ;)  ), but I've been seeking this earnestly for
a while now, simply because I consider the AV1 material superior, but the
album as a whole just didn't carry the same punch as any one song. Hope this
increases someone's enjoyment of this fantastically brilliant album.

Now for non XTC content of the same type: Magical Mystery Tour by the
Beatles. The explanation here is simple: the order is perfect, I finally
realized today that for me they just started the album in the wrong place.
Start with Your Mother Should Know (the perfect opening song, so orderly and
old-fashioned, a great juxtaposition for the incredible experimentation and
creativity to follow), let the disc play through to the end, then start at
the beginning and end with Blue Jay Way -- what I always considered one of
the beatles few "just OK" songs actually becomes a great album closer!

Order: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 1 , 2, 3, 4

Sides one would end at penny lane or baby you're a rich man (I'm leaning
towards ending side one with penny lane and starting side two with baby
you're a rich man), either way works for both side one end and side two
begin. Love the material on this album.

That's all for now, time to get back to the lab.

Best, Will J


Message-Id: <>
From: "Michael Davies" <>
Date: Sat, 24 Apr 1999 17:17:02 -0500
Subject: Little boy blue

> Michael Davies asked of me:
> >Where do you get *two* sons from?<
> Graham is asleep ("All the while, Graham slept on..."), and a boy in
> blue is "busy banging out a headache on the kitchen door". I take that
> as a younger brother.
> Is this THAT hard?

Oh....I always assumed the boy in blue was the policeman who is
mentioned later in the song.  Other people, what do you think?

Michael davies


Message-Id: <>
From: "Michael Davies" <>
Date: Sat, 24 Apr 1999 17:23:52 -0500
Subject: Testicular Electrocution

>Oh no, you just destroyed an image of my youth! I'm English
>and don't have the foggiest idea what the turnpike is/does/looks
>like, but the sound of its name conjures up images of all sorts of
>Americana. You're telling me its the equivalent of our motorway
>roundabouts? You have no idea how depressing that is.

I always thought a roundabout was like a traffic circle, not an
actual road.  A turnpike is just a toll highway - its name comes
from the thing (like a turnstile in function, but more like the
things that go up when you pay to get into parking lots) that blocked
you from getting on until you paid the toll.  I didn't know you
didn't call them that in Britain.

> I think that "boy in blue" actually refers to the policeman, so
> there would only be *one* son. I think this may be another of those
> uniquely British phrases that has caused some confusion.

Policemen wear blue here too, although they aren't called "boys".
Do you say "cop" in Britain?  That seems like a very American word to

Michael davies


Message-ID: <000701be8e99$fa326620$843e63c3@vucqprlj>
From: "David Seddon" <>
Subject: Melt the Guns
Date: Sat, 24 Apr 1999 22:31:05 +0100

After the terrible events in Colorado, I just read that the chairman of the
NRA, Charlton Heston (now I know he's not so holy!), has said:

"don't ban guns, arm teachers and ban trench coats."

Yeah, right.  While we're at it, why don't we legalise human cloning,
starting with Slobodan Milosovich, and ban all aid to Kosovan refugees.


Message-Id: <v03007800b34909523f01@[]>
Date: Sun, 25 Apr 1999 13:11:40 -0500
From: Mitch Friedman <>
Subject: new Dave news

Hello folks,

I got a wonderful cd in the mail from Dave Gregory the other day. His cover
version and various permutations of a backing track to the R. Stevie Moore
song "Dates". Hilarious and rock god like. Dave sounds great and very much
like he's having tons of fun playing and recording. On the same subject, he
included this paragraph in his letter to me . . .

"Another busy week ahead - two more days at the Townhouse Studios with
Miss Finland (well *someone's* gotta do it) - then business to conclude
with The Other Two Guys. Just got sent an excellent tape of new demos from
Catholl Coughlan (late of Microdisney and The Fatima Mansions) who wants I
should play guitar on his new record for Cooking Vinyl. Really strong
material, and he has an *amazing* voice. I think that will happen late May
or June, and I'm really looking forward to it. Will I ever get "Supper's
Ready" finished this millenium?"

(Supper's Ready is a 23 minute long Genesis track he's doing a cover of for
his next cd).

Also included was this closing passage . . .

"Got to rush now - I have charts to prepare for the Violinda sessions,
which are taking on a suspiciously thrash-metallic hue. Expect to see me
in studded dog-collar and chain by summer's end . . ."



Message-ID: <>
Date: Sun, 25 Apr 1999 22:20:13 +1000
From: Joseph Ierano <>
Organization: chiropractic ierano
Subject: band names

Funniest/sickest band names I can recall:

Howard I know
Maltese Earwax

Best band name I ever heard:
Statues Cry
Doubt (I confess, my own band 15 years ago, stolen from a Cure song)

-- joe


Message-Id: <>
From: "J & J Greaves" <>
Subject: MOJO Readers
Date: Sun, 25 Apr 1999 21:44:12 -0700

The latest MOJO magazine has a section where readers rate their current
favourite listening pleasures. AV1 just happens to be No.1 out of the top
10 displayed! This might be mentioned here more than once, but just in case



Message-ID: <>
Date: Mon, 26 Apr 1999 12:50:38 +0200
From: dieling <>
Subject: Blasphemy ! Other album I like except for AV 1

Believe me or not, but there are in fact other new albums except for the
majestic Apple Venus which are out, and which I really love.
1) Jim O' Rourke - Eureka
The producermusician wizard Jim O'Rourke (Gastr del Sol et al.), who has
prdouced an amzing mass of stuff, remixed Stereolab, Coldcut, Tortoise
etc., say, the melting pot of Chicago's so-called "postrock" bundle,
comes up with his first solo album and it's a winner. From
chambermusic-like tracks like "Eureka" (the best cooperation between
classical instruments and synths/samples I've heard) to GREAT POP as in
"Something Big". If you like good music, this is some.
2) Sam Prekop - same
The singer/guitarist of The Sea and Cake, his first solo album, of
course all the usual suspects contributing : John McEntire, Jim
O'Rourke, Archer Prewitt, all there.
This is like, spring, love, soul, beauty. I listen to this every day, in
fact, more than to Apple Venus. If you want the sun in your heart and
springtime to drive that long winter out, put on this album, and die of
its beauty.
That's all.
Thanks for reading.


Date: Mon, 26 Apr 1999 13:01:14 -0400
Subject: Top 100
Message-ID: <>

I just got this from one of my other mailing lists I'm on.  I guess the
Hamilton Spectator's doing a Top 100 list.  To go to the site go to:  There's some place on there
where you can write in your Top Ten, but I lost the e-mail address.
Let's all vote for any XTC album.  It's for the Top 100 of the Century.
That would be cool if Apple Venus Vol. 1 or Skylarking were #1.  =o)

Molly's Pages


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