Mike Oldfield Biography (Wikipedia)
Michael Gordon Oldfield (born 15 May 1953) is an English multi-instrumentalist 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 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, 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.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03gyrmp
PHOP - Recording Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells
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