Hier eine interessante Dokumentation über das Electronic Music Studio, das den ersten preisgünstigen und zugleich portablen Analog-Synthesizer heraus brachte. Gegründet wurde das Synthesizer-Studio von den Musikern Peter Zinovieff und Tristram Cary, letzterer auch bekannt für einige Titel des Dr. Who Soundtracks.

Post-war Britain rebuilt itself on a wave of scientific and industrial breakthroughs that culminated in the cultural revolution of the 1960’s. In this atmosphere was born the Electronic Music Studios (EMS), a radical group of avant-garde electronic musicians who utilized technology and experimentation to compose a futuristic electronic sound-scape for the New Britain.
what The Future Sounded Like colours in a lost chapter in music history, uncovering a group of composers and innovators who harnessed technology and new ideas to re-imagine the boundaries of music and sound. Features music from Pink Floyd, Hawkwind, Roxy Music and The Emperor Machine.

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