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John Peel's Records: 'X' Now Online
Laurie Tuffrey , October 9th, 2012 04:00

A heavy wad of XTC brings us ever closer to the end of The Space's trawl through the late DJ's record collection

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The Space continue their mammoth task of cataloguing the first 100 records of each letter, today publishing the 'X' collection online.

Beginning with a trio of albums from, yep, you've guessed it, 70s US punks X, Wild Gift, Under The Big Black Sun and More Fun In The New World, the list includes a couple of albums from German electopop collective Gina X., Nice Mover and Yinglish, and a sole entry for X-Ray Spex - Germfree Adolescents - before collecting no less than 13 XTC albums.

Head over to the site here, where you can see the full list of 'X' albums as well as watch a video of Sheila Ravenscroft introducing XTC and Andy Partridge reflecting on the band's relationship with Peel.