Gideon Coe

Thursday 12 September

9.00pm-12.00am

BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC

The BBC’s Sound Of Cinema season launches today, paying homage to the great soundtracks of the movies.

The season kicks off tonight with a series called Sound Of Cinema on BBC Four. Gideon gets 6 Music’s offerings underway by celebrating the world of the film soundtrack with three hours of OST (Original Sound Track) cues ranging from exploitation trash through to moody Film Noir via Westerns and children’s cartoons.

Featured artists will include Can, The Fall, Yo La Tengo, Popol Vuh, Miles Davis, Ennio Morricone, Joe Strummer, John Barry and Dougal from The Magic Roundabout.

Presenter/ Gideon Coe, Producer/ Henry Lopez Real for the BBC

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