This is a really good podcast/YouTube exclusive with Andy Partridge, Mark Ellen and David Hepworth (The Word) hooking up computers in June 2020 – to discuss toy soldiers, Magic Robot his ‘spectrum’ and ‘resident Rainman’ tendencies and other ongoing Partridge passions.
This podcast covers Ray Davies and Autumn Almanac (played backwards) and free breakfast cereal giveaways.
“One that I really loved was 1961, I think, when Rice Krispies gave away spacemen.”
Andy Partridge BBC Podcast
This is also on YouTube – Andy Partridge in the BBC series, The Voices Of.
“Girls would come up and stroke this guitar as if it was a miniature pony or something.” I thought, “I can’t seem to attract them, because I’m too damn shy, but if I hang this around my neck…”
Included in the podcast are XTC classics and commentary, including The Mayor of Simpleton, Senses Working Overtime, Making Plans for Nigel.