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Duration: 1 hour

Exploring the essential elements of a great rock album, Danny Baker celebrates the golden age of the analogue, vinyl LP with rock fan Jeremy Clarkson, the Smiths' producer Stephen Street and writer Kate Mossman. With a passionate, fan's-eye view, Baker and his guests select their favourite rock albums and discuss how the LPs of the 60s and 70s were produced - and enjoyed - in quite a different way to their modern equivalents.

  • The Golden Age of the Album

    Vinyl albums

    Danny’s look back at some of the greatest albums was part of a season of programmes celebrating the long player across BBC Four, BBC Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music.

Credits

Presenter
Danny Baker
Participant
Jeremy Clarkson
Series Producer
Allan Campbell

Broadcasts

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