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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
Planet Earth
Planet Earth

   2007    Nature
Clash of the Gods
Clash of the Gods

   2009    History
Stephen Hawking's Favorite Places
Stephen Hawking's Favorite Places

   2016    Science
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2013    Culture
Through the Wormhole Season 5
Through the Wormhole Season 5

   2014    Nature
Top Gear
Top Gear

   2012    Technology
The Human Body
The Human Body

   1998    Medicine
A Perfect Planet
A Perfect Planet

   2021    Nature