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Classic Albums

Classic Albums is a British documentary series about pop, rock and heavy metal albums that are considered the best or most distinctive of a well-known band or musician or that exemplify a stage in the history of music.

 

This Season’s Tracklist

May 17th – Fleetwood Mac: Rumours
May 24th – Rush: 2112 and Moving Pictures
May 31st – John Lennon: Plastic Ono Band
June 7th – Queen: A Night at the Opera
June 14th – The Doors: The Doors
June 21st – Black Sabbath: Paranoid

From the Classic Albums blog:

Sneak Peek | Classic Albums: Black Sabbath – Paranoid

All four original Black Sabbath members talk about the album that changed rock 'n' roll forever. Read more...

Classic Albums: Black Sabbath – Paranoid | Jun 21st

Watch exclusive interviews from the band members themselves, as they talk about the album that spawned heavy metal. Read more...

Sneak Peek | Classic Albums – The Doors

Take a look back at the start of it all for The Doors on the beaches of Southern California. Hear from band members and see clips of the late Jim Morrison. Read more...

Schedule

  • Tue, Jul 25th 8:00 PM ET
    Classic Albums - John Lennon: Plastic Ono Band
    Drawing from his painful and difficult early life, the songs in this episode address some of the most personal and cathartic songs John ever wrote including "Mother," "Love," "Working Class Hero," "Isolation," and "God."
  • Wed, Jul 26th 9:00 PM ET
    Classic Albums - The Doors: The Doors
    The Doors' eponymous debut album alone assures them a place in rock and roll history. In less than a year after its release, the Doors would go from Los Angeles favorites to one of the biggest bands in the world.
  • Wed, Jul 26th 11:30 PM ET
    Classic Albums - The Doors: The Doors
    The Doors' eponymous debut album alone assures them a place in rock and roll history. In less than a year after its release, the Doors would go from Los Angeles favorites to one of the biggest bands in the world.
  • Sat, Jul 29th 12:00 PM ET
    Classic Albums - The Doors: The Doors
    The Doors' eponymous debut album alone assures them a place in rock and roll history. In less than a year after its release, the Doors would go from Los Angeles favorites to one of the biggest bands in the world.
  • Tue, Aug 1st 8:00 PM ET
    Classic Albums - The Doors: The Doors
    The Doors' eponymous debut album alone assures them a place in rock and roll history. In less than a year after its release, the Doors would go from Los Angeles favorites to one of the biggest bands in the world.
  • Wed, Aug 2nd 9:00 PM ET
    Classic Albums - Black Sabbath: Paranoid
    The second album by Black Sabbath, released in 1970, has long attained classic status. Paranoid not only changed the face of rock music forever, but also defined the sound and style of Heavy Metal more than any other record in rock history.
  • Wed, Aug 2nd 11:55 PM ET
    Classic Albums - Black Sabbath: Paranoid
    The second album by Black Sabbath, released in 1970, has long attained classic status. Paranoid not only changed the face of rock music forever, but also defined the sound and style of Heavy Metal more than any other record in rock history.
  • Sat, Aug 5th 12:00 PM ET
    Classic Albums - Black Sabbath: Paranoid
    The second album by Black Sabbath, released in 1970, has long attained classic status. Paranoid not only changed the face of rock music forever, but also defined the sound and style of Heavy Metal more than any other record in rock history.

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