May 25, 2022

The Hitch-Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy TV Theme Music

Released in 1980
Produced by Geoffrey Perkins (B1, B2), Hotblack Desiato (B3), Tim Souster (A, B1, B2)

“The Hitch-Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy TV Theme Music” is the only commercial release to include music by Disaster Area, a plutonium rock band from the Gagrakacka Mind Zones introduced in the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy radio series, books, television adaptation, etc.

Tracklist

Side A

Tim Souster: “The Hitch-Hiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Theme Music – Journey Of The Sorcerer” (Bernie Leadon)

Side B

Tim Souster: “Reg Nullify In Concert” (Peter Godwin)
Peter Jones: “Disaster Area — Narration” (Douglas Adams)
Disaster Area: “Only The End Of The World Again” (Colin Wight)

Personnel Notes

Hotblack Desiato, who is credited as producer of “Only the End of the World Again,” is the (fictional) frontman of the (fictional) Disaster Area.

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