Way Out West - The Bristol Underground Story

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6M0120110913

David Quantick starts with the early days, and why Bristol?

Way Out West - The Bristol Underground (1/4).

David Quantick examines Bristol's remarkable music scene.

Tonight the early days and why Bristol? First broadcast in 2004.

6M0220110914

David Quantick examines how in the 1980s the mood changed in Bristol.

Way Out West - The Bristol Underground (2/4).

David Quantick examines Bristol 's remarkable music scene and the way that in the 80s, with punk dead in the water, the mood changed in Bristol, from the angry political nihilism of bands like The Pop Group to the funk of Pigbag.

6M0320110915

David Quantick looks at the evolution of the Wild Bunch and the birth of trip hop.

Way Out West - The Bristol Underground (3/4).

David Quantick continues his history of the Bristol scene, looking at the evolution of the Wild Bunch collective into Massive Attack and the birth of trip hop.

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Way Out West - The Bristol Underground (4/4).

David Quantick concludes his examination of the Bristol scene with a look at that intense period of time between 1994 and 1996 when Bristol was the centre of the musical world, and a credible slowed-down hip hop beat was essential for any pop tune.

David Quantick concludes with a look at that intense period from 1994 to 1996.