Wednesday, 8 December 2010

'Tubular Bells' by Mike Oldfield

"The Pram's Album Show" on 2MCE-FM presents...

Your Favourite Featured Album for Tuesday 14th December 2010, 1.30 - 3.30 pm (NSW time) was :

"Tubular Bells", by Mike Oldfield (1973)

* Where were you when you first heard songs from this album?
* What does this album remind you of?
* Who were you with when you first heard music from this album?
* Why does this albums' music sound special to you?
* What were you doing when you first heard music from this album?
* How does hearing songs from this album make you feel?
  • "Tubular Bells" was the first album released by Richard Branson's new "Virgin" label in 1973.
  • The 50th Anniversary edition of the music magazine Music Week features the album in the official Top-Selling UK albums 1959–2009 at No. 35, noting it as the only entry that did not yield a hit single.
  • In the Q & Mojo Classic Special Edition Pink Floyd & The Story of Prog Rock, the album came #9 in its list of "40 Cosmic Rock Albums". (Source)
  • A special request from Greg in Bathurst - thanx!

On next week's program, your featured album will be : "Debut" by Bjork (1993).

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1 comment:

  1. This sounded A-MAZE-ING thru the studio speakers while it was being broadcast today!
    Woah! Brilliant!!!