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The Composers Behind the Epic Music of Planet Earth II Talk About Scoring the Iguana Chase Scene and Working With David Attenborough

Ten years after Planet Earth blew the minds of every biology student and pot-smoking teen who came across it, the BBC has rolled out the sequel: Planet Earth II, which…
Andy Cush / February 21, 2017

New Music: Sigur Rós – “Hoppípolla” (Planet Earth II Mix)

Icelandic rock vets Sigur Rós have shared a brand-new version of their tender, piano-driven Takk... classic "Hoppípolla." The original 2005 version of the song was used…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 23, 2016

Watch a Moving New Cut of David Bowie’s “Life on Mars?” Video

Today, the director of David Bowie's original 1973 video for "Life on Mars?" has released a compelling, drastically recut version of the iconic clip via…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 4, 2016

Eminem Opens Up About Drug Addiction in Wide-Ranging BBC Interview

Eminem has expressed gratitude for surviving his struggles with drug addiction, though he acknowledges his memories are fuzzy. "I'm definitely thankful," he told BBC Radio…
Marc Hogan / November 19, 2013

Sales of ‘Ding Dong! the Witch Is Dead’ Put BBC Between a Chart and an Iron Lady

UPDATE (4:38 p.m. EST): In a "difficult compromise," the BBC announced it will air a five-second clip of "Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead" on…
Marc Hogan / April 12, 2013

John Peel’s Massive Record Collection Will Be Available Online In May

John Peel collected over 25,000 LPs and 40,000 singles in his four-decade career as BBC Radio 1's new music guru — that's over 65,000 slabs…
Devon Maloney / February 24, 2012