It was the 1974 record that provided the international awakening of the progressive masters.
Mike Oldfield’s music has been on everything from movies to computer games. We trace some of the finest Mike Oldfield soundtrack appearances of all time.
Settle yourself in for a long, relaxing journey through some of the best ambient music, with uDiscover Music’s Ambient Music In 20 Songs playlist.
Released during their imperial Virgin Records era, ‘Rubycon’ remains one of Tangerine Dream’s most deathlessly compelling albums.
Remembering the hugely important progressive rock musician Kevin Ayers, who died in France at the age of 68 on 18 February 2013.
Our playlist celebrating a man who was part of a golden period for the Rolling Stones, and far more besides.
Through sampling, hip-hop has the power to bring old music to new years, helping music to evolve while paying respects to the artists that came before.
During the phenomenally eventful years of 1965-67, the studio changed for musicians & producers from being a place of work to becoming a creative hub.
On 28 August 1974, Mike Oldfield released his sophisticated solo effort and follow-up to 'Tubular Bells', the ambitious 'Hergest Ridge'.
Listen to our playlist of no fewer than 50 covers from the ABBA catalogue, in every style imaginable.
Mike Oldfield's progressive music masterpiece Tubular Bells has undergone an unlikely reinvention — with a brass band, on the new album Tubular Brass.
On 2 December, Mike Oldfield will release vinyl reissues of rarities collection ‘Collaborations’ and live double-album ‘Exposed’.
Released in September 2006, Enigma’s ‘A Posteriori’ received a Best New Age album nomination at Grammys, and its reputation continues to grow.
With Metallica as its ambassadors, Record Store Day 2016 has been announced for 16 April and features must-have 7"s, LPs, box sets and coloured vinyl.
Green Desert provides the missing link between the raw, experimental Atem and the focused sheen of Phaedra, and is sublime in its own right.
Sometimes overlooked in the wake of its two chart-conquering predecessors, Le Roi Est Mort, Vive Le Roi! is still ripe for rediscovery.