Homespun

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Homespun
Demo album by XTC
Released 5 October 1999
Recorded Home studios of Colin Moulding and Andy Partridge
Genre Pop rock
Length 48:12
Language English
Label Cooking Vinyl/Idea
Producer XTC
XTC other chronology
Transistor Blast: The Best of the BBC Sessions
(1998)
Homespun
(1999)
Homegrown
(2001)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link
Pitchfork Media (7.6/10) link

Homespun is a demo album by XTC released by Cooking Vinyl and Idea Records. A companion to Apple Venus Volume 1, it has the same running order as its parent album. It was reissued in 2005 as a part of the Apple Box.

Track listing[edit]

CD: COOKCD 188[edit]

All songs written by Andy Partridge, except where noted.

  1. "River of Orchids" – 4:10
  2. "I'd Like That" – 4:47
  3. "Easter Theatre" – 4:52
  4. "Knights in Shining Karma" – 3:38
  5. "Frivolous Tonight (Colin Moulding) – 3:06
  6. "Greenman" – 6:01
  7. "Your Dictionary" – 3:14
  8. "Fruit Nut" (Moulding) – 2:44
  9. "I Can't Own Her" – 5:06
  10. "Harvest Festival" – 5:17
  11. "The Last Balloon" – 5:17

Personnel[edit]

XTC