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3/3 How post-war composers began to bring back elements of rhythm, metre and harmony. (R)
3/6 With the deftly delicate guitar of Russ Barenberg and John McCusker's rollicking fiddle. (R)
The story behind Mike Oldfield's career and his massive-selling album Tubular Bells.
A live studio performance from 1974 of Mike Oldfield's composition Tubular Bells. (R)
How a group of post-punk musicians took the synthesiser to the centre of the pop stage. (R)
A 1970s/80s journey through the BBC's synthpop archives from Roxy Music to New Order. (R)
The story behind Mike Oldfield's career and his massive-selling album Tubular Bells. (R)
Saturday 12 October 2013