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In a Broken Dream

Another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence.
John Peel introduces episode 5 'In a Broken Dream', which deals with the era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Coldplay

    Paradise

    • PARLOPHONE.
  • The Beatles

    I'm Only Sleeping

    • PARLOPHONE.
  • Prefab Sprout

    Moving The River

    • Epic.
  • Bob Dylan

    Love Minus Zero, No Limit

    • CBS.
  • James Brown

    Funky Drummer

    • Polydor.
  • The Rezillos

    Destination Venus

    • Sire.
  • Michael Kiwanuka

    I'll Get Along

    • Communion/Polydor.
  • Prefab Sprout

    Don't Sing

    • Columbia.
  • Depeche Mode

    Never Let Me Down Again

    • EMI.
  • Depeche Mode

    Everything Counts

    • Mute Records.
  • Tim Burgess

    The Economy

    • OGenesis Recordings.
  • R√∂yksopp

    Remind Me

    • WALL Of Sound Recordings.

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