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In the year in which Google bought YouTube for $1.65 billion and Gnarls Barkley's Crazy hit number one on the singles chart with download-only sales, tech wiz Stuart Maconie and his decidedly less-versed colleague Mark Radcliffe offer a Luddite-friendly guide to the technical advances of our time.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stuart Maconie
Presenter:
Mark Radcliffe
Producer:
Anthony Dunning

5/6. Richard Allinson and producer Steve Levine present an occasional series celebrating maverick music producers. They continue with unusually successful and influential producer/arranger Nile Rodgers , who transformed the sounds of David Bowie (Let's Dance), Diana Ross (Diana) and Madonna (Like a Virgin). But he remains best known for his disco-era work with dance-funk act Chic, and Rodgers demonstrates his art in creating their two most famous hits - Le
Freak (1978) and Good Times (1979). Producer Neil Myners

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Allinson
Producer:
Steve Levine
Unknown:
Nile Rodgers
Unknown:
David Bowie
Unknown:
Diana Ross
Producer:
Neil Myners

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