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Mike Oldfield (born Michael Gordon Oldfield, 15 May 1953, Reading, Berkshire, England) is largely known for Tubular Bells, his groundbreaking album from 1973, the success of which also bankrolled Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Records, for which Tubular Bells was the inaugural release. However, his musical career has spread over more than 40 years encompassing a range of styles, with varying amounts of success. According to the Gibraltar Encyclopedia of Progressive Rock, his style is labeled as Oldfield Progressive.

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  • Tubular Bells
  • What the fuck is with those top albums.. anyway my throat aches for this genius.
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  • It's funny how many people listen to Nuclear to death because it was in Metal Gear trailer, but didn't even bother to check his other songs. Also, Nuclear is just a rip-off of King Crimson's Epitaph and I'm surprised that it's still on the top of the charts. Behold the power of hype.
  • Thanks, Metal Gear Solid V and Hideo Kojima, for introducing to me such a wonderful artist. Thank you too, Mike Oldfield. You all showed me who I really am. This is priceless.
  • Very unique style and tons of beautiful tunes <3

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