Originally Posted by Comfortably Numb
I don't think I've ever heard a track by XTC, despite hearing/seeing them mentioned a Hell of a lot in lots of different places. I should give 'em a go I guess. Is that one a good starting point?
Never heard of Field Music.
If I were starting someone off on XTC, I'd suggest either Skylarking or Drums And Wires before English Settlement.
Field Music is an indie pop band from Sunderland. Might not be heavy enough for some but I think they're great songwriters.