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Sampledelica! The History of the Mellotron

Mark Radcliffe charts the history of the unwieldy Mellotron, a bizarre, tape-driven instrument that dominated the soundscape of the late 60s and 70s and featured on records by The Beatles, The Moody Blues, King Crimson and Tangerine Dream, to name a few.

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28 minutes

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Fri 8 Aug 2014 02:30


Role Contributor
Presenter Mark Radcliffe
Interviewed Guest Tony Banks
Interviewed Guest Paul McCartney
Interviewed Guest Paul Weller


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