Echoes Podcast: Ladytron & Mike Oldfield

Echoes Podcast: Ladytron and Tubular Bells 50th

The electronic pop of Ladytron. We talk to this band from England who have been creating electrified pop sounds for all of the 21st Century. They released their latest album, the introspective Time’s Arrow, early in 2023. Their 2005 song, “Seventeen” became a TikTok sensation in 2021. Ladytron’s Helen Marnie and Daniel Hunt tell us their story and about their latest album, Time’s Arrow. Whatever you do, don’t call it a post-pandemic album.


Ladyton – You Never Went Away – Time’s Arrow
Ladyton – Sargasso Sea – Time’s Arrow
Ladyton – Mu-Tron – 604
Ladyton – Another Breakfast with You – 604
Roxy Music – Ladytron – Roxy Music
Ladyton – Blue Jeans – Light & Magic
The Normal – Warm Leatherette – Warm Leatherette/TVOD SIngle
Ladyton – True Mathematics – Light & Magic
Kraftwerk – Trans-Europe Express – Trans-Europe Express
Ladyton – He Took Her to A Movie – He Took Her to A Movie single
Kraftwerk – The Model – The Man-Machine
Ladyton – Misery Remember Me – Time’s Arrow
Ladyton – Flight from Angkor – Time’s Arrow
Ladyton – City of Angels – Time’s Arrow
Ladyton – California – Time’s Arrow
Ladyton – Seventeen – Light & Magic
Ladyton – Time’s Arrow – Time’s Arrow

Then we celebrate Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells at 50. Released on May 25th, 1973 everyone now recognizes those opening notes.  It still feels like the sound of tomorrow.  Mike Oldfield is the 11th of 30 Icons of Echoes for the incredible music he has made over the last 50 years and some 25 albums. Tubular Bells remains his signature work.  As we celebrate Tubular Bells  we go  back to a documentary we put together for the 40th anniversary. It’s still the same album, so not much has changed in the intervening years. Hear the story of Mike Oldfield and Tubular Bells in the Echoes Podcast.

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