Tocsin (album)

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Studio album by
Released25 June 1984
RecordedLivingston Studios, London 1984
Label 4AD
Producer Mick Glossop
Xmal Deutschland chronology
Singles from Tocsin
  1. "Incubus Succubus II"
    Released: September 1983

Tocsin is the second studio album by German post-punk band Xmal Deutschland. It was released in June 1984 on 4AD.


Critical reception

Professional ratings
Review scores
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AllMusic awarded Tocsin four-and-a-half stars out of five, praising the album as "a creative high point, a teutonic marriage of Siouxsie and the Banshees' inviting goth-pop and the majestic sonic spaces of the Cocteau Twins." [1]

Track listing

All tracks are written by Xmal Deutschland.

4."Tag für Tag"4:51
6."Begrab mein Herz"3:01
8."Xmass in Australia"3:14
Bonus tracks on CD reissue
10."Incubus Succubus II"4:45



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