Timeshift – 88 minute BBC 4 Prog Rock Documentary from 2003 (Previously only available in the UK !!)

a trip down memory lane from 2002 and BBC4 with a look-back at the “Golden Age Of Prog” with all your faves – Steve & Lou’s World Of Prog Progressive rock (shortened as prog; also known as classical rock or symphonic rock; sometimes conflated with art rock) is a broad genre of rock music[8] that developed in the United Kingdom and United States throughout the mid-to late 1960s, peaking in the early 1970s. Initially termed “progressive pop“, the style was an outgrowth of psychedelic bands who abandoned standard pop traditions in favour of instrumentation and compositional techniques more frequently associated with jazz, folk, or classical music. Additional elements contributed to its “progressive” label: lyrics were…

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100 Years of Moto Guzzi – Documentary (ENG SUBS)

Moto Guzzi is an Italian motorcycle manufacturer and the oldest European manufacturer in continuous motorcycle production.[1][2][3][4] Established in 1921 in Mandello del Lario, Italy, the company is noted for its historic role in Italy’s motorcycling manufacture, its prominence worldwide in motorcycle racing, and industry innovations—including the first motorcycle centre stand, wind tunnel and eight-cylinder engine.[5] Since 2004, Moto Guzzi has been an unico azionista, a wholly owned subsidiary, and one of seven brands owned by Piaggio & C. SpA,[6][7] Europe’s largest motorcycle manufacturer and the world’s fourth largest motorcycle manufacturer by unit sales.[7] The company’s motorcycles are noted for their air-cooled 90° V-twin engines…

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BMW Motorcycles – Worlds Biggest Motorbike Factory | Full Documentary

BMW plant in Berlin has been one of the most important international locations in motorcycle construction for decades. Two-wheelers manufactured here are traded worldwide. The product range of the Bavarian automotive group includes a variety of models, including agile cross machines, sporty cruisers or environmentally friendly electric motorcycles. Special wishes? No problem. Bikes that go beyond the usual standard version can also be made to measure in Berlin. Among other things our BMW documentary shows the creation of a BMW S 1000 RR Superbike.

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Building the Porsche 911

2022 Porsche 911 Review, Pricing, and Specs Visit $102,550.00* (Car and Driver) Porsche 911 (pronounced Nine Eleven or in German: Neunelfer) is a two-door 2+2 high performance rear-engined sports car introduced in September 1964 by Porsche AG of Stuttgart, Germany. It has a rear-mounted flat-six engine and a torsion bar suspension. The car has been continuously enhanced through the years but the basic concept has remained unchanged.[1] The engines were air-cooled until the introduction of the 996 series in 1998.[2][3] The 911 has been raced extensively by private and factory teams, in a variety of classes. It is among the most successful competition cars. In the mid-1970s, the naturally aspirated 911 Carrera RSR won world…

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City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man

This documentary is produced in conjunction with the exhibition “City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man”. This exhibition explores the remarkable story of how the legendary Nevada gathering known as Burning Man evolved through collaborative ritual from humble countercultural roots on San Francisco’s Baker Beach into the world-famous desert convergence it is today. This exhibition is organized by the Nevada Museum of Art and will be on view through January 7, 2018. “City of Dust” will travel to the Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum in spring 2018: http://bit.ly/CityofDust​…

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The Space Shuttle (Narrated by William Shatner) | NASA

The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable low Earth orbital spacecraft system operated from 1981 to 2011 by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as part of the Space Shuttle program. Its official program name was Space Transportation System (STS), taken from a 1969 plan for a system of reusable spacecraft where it was the only item funded for development.[4] The first of four orbital test flights occurred in 1981, leading to operational flights beginning in 1982. Five complete Space Shuttle orbiter vehicles were built and flown on a total of 135 missions from 1981 to 2011, launched from…

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LONDON & ART + BBC Documentary

Art Map London TimeOut London Art London, England’s capital, set on the River Thames, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.   Hotels: 3-star averaging $114, 5-star averaging $327. View hotels Getting there: 9 h 20 min flight, around $1,645. View flights…

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