Last Watched

"The Pixies"  Sort by

American Alternative Rock

   2007    Art
The rise of alternative rock in the USA. From its early underground days where bands like Black Flag drew inspiration from the DIY ethos of punk. We explore why the bands that emerged from the underground offered an alternative both to the established music industry and the prevailing politics. Bands like R.E.M., The Pixies and Husker Du, REM breaking into the mainstream charts with 'Losing My Religion', Seattle 'grunge' scene, culminating in the success of Nirvana's 'Nevermind'
Series: Seven Ages of Rock
What is the Right Diet for You
What is the Right Diet for You

   2015    Medicine
The Nazis, A Warning From History
The Nazis, A Warning From History

   1997    History
Building Giants
Building Giants

   2019    Technology
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2017    Culture
Magic Numbers
Magic Numbers

   2018    Science
Out of the Cradle
Out of the Cradle

   2019    History
Reel Rock
Reel Rock

   2014    Culture
The Sky at Night
The Sky at Night

   2019    Science