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Horror of Glam Rock is an audio drama based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. This audio drama was produced by Big Finish Productions and was broadcast on BBC 7 on 14 January 2007.

Horror of Glam Rock
Album cover
Big Finish Productions audio drama
SeriesDoctor Who
RangeEighth Doctor Adventures
Release no.1.3
FeaturingEighth Doctor
Lucie Miller
Written byPaul Magrs
Directed byBarnaby Edwards
Executive producer(s)Nicholas Briggs
Length1 50-minute episode
Release date14 January 2007

CastEdit

Production and castingEdit

Popular Music ReferencesEdit

During the audio drama several references to popular music from around the time it is set (1974) for example:

Children of TomorrowEdit

"Children of Tomorrow" is the fourth and final single released by popular artist Stephen Gately. The single did not appear on any of his albums, or work with Boyzone. The single was released after its inclusion in Horror of Glam Rock. The song features Clare Buckfield, who appears in the audio drama itself.

Track listingEdit

  1. "Children Of Tomorrow" (Featuring Claire Buckfield) – 3:11
  2. "Children Of Tomorrow" (Instrumental) – 3:11

ContinuityEdit

  • Pat is revisited a decade later in her life in next season's story The Zygon Who Fell to Earth.
  • Arnold's mentioning that he thinks the Doctor's hair must be a wig is a reference to the long wig that Paul McGann wore in his first on-screen appearance as the Doctor in the 1996 television movie.

ReferencesEdit

  • "Digital Doctor". Doctor Who Magazine (374): 6. 11 October 2006.
  • "Doctor Eight for BBC7". BBC Doctor Who website. bbc.co.uk. 14 September 2006. Retrieved 18 September 2006. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |work= (help)
  • "Boyzone singer makes Doctor Who debut on BBC 7 and records first solo song for five years" (Press release). BBC. 20 October 2006. Retrieved 20 October 2006.

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