British rock band New Earthlings cover the Doctor Who theme in aid of the British Heart Foundation

19 Sep

Ron Grainer’s Doctor Who theme, as realized by Delia Derbyshire was an early classic in electronica, but each successive arrangement tended to elaborate on the original, culminating in the orchestral version – with all its counterpoint melodies – that is used today.
New Earthlings have sought to get back to the original, but in a hard rock style. Here’s the backstory: a couple of years ago, Guitarist Geoff Platt suffered a heart attack while on a trip out to London, where he was admitted

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