Don't Start Me Talking

The story of pop music in Britain told exclusively by the people who listened to it - the fans.

By talking to the fans who were there at the time, the series offers an unique perspective on the careers of artists like Bill Haley, Elvis Presley, Cliff Richard, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, David Bowie, the Sex Pistols and others.

But it's a lot more besides.

Who were the founders of the Edwardian Drape Society? Whose mum wouldn't let him go out in public because he'd done his hair with lard? Who thought the Beatles were like something from another planet? What's the connection between skinheads and fashion temple Biba? How did satin and tat become anarchy in the UK? What happened if you went to school dressed like Alice Cooper?

Ordinary men and women from up and down the UK tell us about their lives in music - the stars, the fashions, school, work, the sex, the drugs and, of course, the rock'n'roll.

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The story of pop music in Britain told exclusively by the people who listened to it - the fans.

By talking to the fans who were there at the time, the series offers an unique perspective on the careers of artists like Bill Haley, Elvis Presley, Cliff Richard, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, David Bowie, the Sex Pistols and others.

But it's a lot more besides.

Who were the founders of the Edwardian Drape Society? Whose mum wouldn't let him go out in public because he'd done his hair with lard? Who thought the Beatles were like something from another planet? What's the connection between skinheads and fashion temple Biba? How did satin and tat become anarchy in the UK? What happened if you went to school dressed like Alice Cooper?

Ordinary men and women from up and down the UK tell us about their lives in music - the stars, the fashions, school, work, the sex, the drugs and, of course, the rock'n'roll.

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