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Pop music is considered to be a reflection of changing youth culture and politics. Revealing trends, attitudes and social awareness it is a barometer of the times. From Elvis to Beatlemania, punk to hip hop and all points in between, it releases our emotions and takes us to another conscience state.

When radio entered in to our lives in the early 19th century, it changed everything. Broadcasting the sounds of the era to the masses, we could all access and share the tales of how music changed us. Here are the stories of how it was made, consumed and adored. Take a trip and listen/download the history of music as told by the most influential artist of all time with Pete Mitchell.

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Pop music is considered to be a reflection of changing youth culture and politics. Revealing trends, attitudes and social awareness it is a barometer of the times. From Elvis to Beatlemania, punk to hip hop and all points in between, it releases our emotions and takes us to another conscience state.

When radio entered in to our lives in the early 19th century, it changed everything. Broadcasting the sounds of the era to the masses, we could all access and share the tales of how music changed us. Here are the stories of how it was made, consumed and adored. Take a trip and listen/download the history of music as told by the most influential artist of all time with Pete Mitchell.

Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thisdayinmusic

    OMD - Q&A at The Cavern, Liverpool

    OMD - Q&A at The Cavern, Liverpool

    Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys from OMD talk to Virgin Radio's Pete Mitchell about their new book Pretending To See The Future and their 40-year career during a Q&A at The Cavern in Liverpool in December 2018.

    • 58 min
    Bob Dylan - The Day I Was There

    Bob Dylan - The Day I Was There

    Neil Cossar talks to Janice Forsyth from BBC Radio Scotland about his latest book Bob Dylan - The Day I Was There.

    • 13 min
    R.E.M - Automatic For The People: part III

    R.E.M - Automatic For The People: part III

    To commemorate the 25th anniversary of Automatic For The People, Pete Mitchell talks to Michael Stipe about the history of the band and the years leading up to the release of this classic album.

    • 23 min
    R.E.M - Automatic For The People: part II

    R.E.M - Automatic For The People: part II

    To commemorate the 25th anniversary of Automatic For The People, Pete Mitchell talks to Michael Stipe about the history of the band and the years leading up to the release of this classic album.

    • 17 min
    R.E.M - Automatic For The People: part I

    R.E.M - Automatic For The People: part I

    To commemorate the 25th anniversary of Automatic For The People, Pete Mitchell talks to Michael Stipe about the history of the band and the years leading up to the release of this classic album.

    • 20 min
    Staying Alive: The Disco Inferno of the Bee Gees.

    Staying Alive: The Disco Inferno of the Bee Gees.

    In the late 70s the group spectacularly revived their careers with the soundtrack to Saturday Night Fever.
    Find out how three brothers from Manchester became the biggest group in the World.

    • 48 min

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4.4 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

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Only just discovered

I can’t believe I hadn’t come across this series before - really professional and insightful - and plenty of docs on my fav genre - soul and funk. Other stuff though is just as interesting and I’d defy anyone not to want to more fully explore the artists covered.

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First class!

First class! Really nicely put together, great guests and subject matter. One of the best music podcasts out there.

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