Rock Family Trees

Series exploring the dramas that lie behind some of the best-known bands.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC Two (1995 - 1998)
Schedule: Fridays (50 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: Drama Music
Episodes ordered: 6 episodes

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Previous Episode

And God Created Manchester

Episode 2x06; Oct 9, 1998

The series concludes with a look at some of the best bands to come out of Manchester in the past 20 years, and tells the stories of groups such as the Buzzcocks, Joy Division, New Order and Happy Mondays. Narrated by John Peel.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x06: And God Created ManchesterOct 9, 1998
2x05: The Prog Rock YearsOct 2, 1998
2x04: Banshees and Other CreaturesSep 25, 1998
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