Hold Me My Daddy

  • Artist: XTC
  • Album: Oranges & Lemons
  • Label: Virgin
  • Year: 1989
  • Producer: Paul Fox, XTC
  • Engineer: Ed Thacker
  • Studio: Ocean Way, Los Angeles


Lush thick chorus appears on tasty guitars throughout.

Pitch Shift:
Note the 1-octave-down layer beneath the electric guitar solo. It's not about making the tone thicker or heavier, rather, it seems to help the performance make an even stronger statement. The staccato, angular melody grabs our ears with the added harmonic interest of the pitch shift effect.


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