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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
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The Toys that Made Us

   2017    Technology
The Nazis, A Warning From History
The Nazis, A Warning From History

   1997    History
Magic Numbers
Magic Numbers

   2018    Science
Queen Live at Wembley Stadium
Queen Live at Wembley Stadium

   1986    Art
Natural World
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   2017    Nature
Reel Rock
Reel Rock

   2014    Culture
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The Story of India

   2007    History
Inside the Medieval Mind
Inside the Medieval Mind

   2008    History