Mike Oldfield Biography (Wikipedia)
Michael Gordon "Mike" Oldfield (born 15 May 1953) is an English musician and composer. His work blends progressive rock with world, folk, classical, electronic, ambient, and new-age music. His biggest commercial success is the 1973 album Tubular Bells – which launched Virgin Records and became a hit in America after its opening was used as the theme for the film The Exorcist. He also recorded the 1983 hit single "Moonlight Shadow" and a rendition of the Christmas piece "In Dulci Jubilo".
Oldfield has released more than 20 albums with the most recent being a sequel to his 1975 album Ommadawn titled Return to Ommadawn. It was released on 20 January 2017.
- PHOP - Recording Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bellshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03gv122.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03gv122.jpg2016-02-13T13:00:00.000ZMike Oldfield chats to Johnnie Walker about recording Tubular Bells at the Manor Studios.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03gyrmp
PHOP - Recording Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells
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