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Ambient Decades: 1970s

Ambient Decades: 1970s

Ambient Decades: 1970s

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About the show

Playing tracks by

Tangerine Dream, Steve Hillage, Ashra, Wendy Carlos, Gavin Bryars and more.

Chart positions

This upload was 1st in the Ambient chart , 1st in the Chill chart , 1st in the Chillout chart , 1st in the Retro chart and 2nd in the Electronic chart .

This is the first in a series of mixes featuring ambient music from each of the past 4 1/2 decades.

Ambient music came to full expression during the 1970s with Eno's Discreet Music & Music for Airports. This mix explores those albums and other electronic gems.

00:00 Michael Hoenig - Voices of Where(1978)
04:20 Harmonia - By the Riverside(1976)
07:15 Klaus Schulze - Wahnfried 1883(1975)
12:50 Wendy Carlos - Fall(1972)
18:00 Gavin Bryars - The Sinking of the Titanic(1975)
23:25 Tangerine Dream - Sequent C(1974)
25:00 Brian Eno - Discreet Music(1975)
33:33 Kraftwerk - Heimatklänge(1973)
36:45 Tonto's Expanding Head Band - Tama(1971)
41:37 Cluster - In Ewigkeit(1976)
48:30 Ashra - Deep Distance(1976)
53:30 Steve Hillage - Garden of Paradise(1979)
62:25 Tangerine Dream - Rubycon(1975)
65:50 Klaus Schulze - Some Velvet Phasing(1974)
71:50 Brian Eno - Two Rapid Formations(1978)
74:36 Brian Eno - Music for Airports 1/1(1978)

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brilliant!

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Thanks! :-)

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Duggan Phillips
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great mixes of the 70s/80s. hopefully others forthcoming? They're great ways to capture the ceaseless evolution of experimental ambient music

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So glad you liked the mix! There will definitely be more Decade mixes on the way.

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Boah!!!

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:-)

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Damn I love this

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So glad you liked the mix! Cheers!

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J Mansfield
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I'm a little late to this - but excellent. Knew quite a few tracks already, fabulous to discover new ones though. Certainly helping me get through my accounts this afternoon. Sunny regards from Liverpool !

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Thanks so much for listening & thanks for taking the time to comment, I really appreciate it. Cheers to you in Liverpool from the shores of Lake Michigan!

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Aleksandar Sarkic (DJ Sarke)

Great journey into the history of ambient music, 70s were fantastic decade, really enjoyed this set

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So glad you enjoyed the mix! I've been on a 70s kick lately and I think I'll have to do a 70s berlin school mix soon just to keep the vibe going. Cheers!

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Huss Kranzbuhler
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I like:}

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Thanks! :-)

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SpaceOdyssey - Ambient Music

I love it!

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So glad you enjoyed the mix! Cheers!

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Planneta Allin
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perfectly

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:-)

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walking on a beach on a planet in a distant galaxy, 3 suns in the sky.

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Thanks for that awesome description! And thanks for listening. Cheers!

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DAVID HOME-DJ
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Thanks for resurface some ambient-electronic Masterpiece!

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Thanks for tuning in!

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fabulous!

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:-)

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Nostalgic! Thanks for mixing.

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Thanks for listening!

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Gorgeous and educational. Thanks.

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Thanks, glad you liked it!

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Beautiful.

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:-)

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