Sampledelica! The History Of The Mellotron

Episodes

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20060603 (BBC7)
20140807 (BBC7)

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.

20060603 (BBC7)
20140808 (BBC7)

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.

20060603 (BBC7)
20140807 (BBC7)

An early sampler, this 1960s musical invention's fans include Paul McCartney.

20060603 (BBC7)
20140808 (BBC7)

An early sampler, this 1960s musical invention's fans include Paul McCartney.