Opening Titles . 2010 | Sony Music UK Ashes To Ashes - Series 3 Various Artists | 09-04-2010 Total duration: 1 h 13 min. During the final series, the character of DCI Jim Keats was introduced, originally appearing to be assessing the capabilities of Gene's division. The record label of this soundtrack … Other. These restless dead include Drake, Sam Tyler and the main characters Gene, Ray, Chris, and Shaz (Montserrat Lombard), all of whom died in violent circumstances. Buy Ashes To Ashes - Series 3 Philip Glenister, Keeley Hawes, Dean Andrews, Marshall Lancaster, Montserrat Lombard, Joseph Long, Drama, DVD Online Now at the Australian based Sanity Movie Store. In Europe, Ashes to Ashes is broadcast by BBC Entertainment. [51], Philip Glenister was introduced to David Cameron, former UK Prime Minister, at the 2009 Police Bravery Awards. Keeley Hawes. The programme premiered in America on 7 March 2009, available on both cable and satellite. [3] [34] The fifth episode, broadcast 6 March 2008, attracted 6.6 million viewers according to overnight returns. Background music is prominently featured in Ashes to Ashes and enhances the show's period piece appeal. The second series takes place six months after the first, set in 1982 during the Falklands War. She is the lone voice in CID, and only the link to a recent murder victim makes Gene take the investigation further. Alex sees a copy of Shakespears Sister's 1992 record, "Stay", in the bedroom of her future ex-husband, young Peter Drake, in 1982. The series began airing on BBC One in February 2008. Based on overnight returns, The Guardian reported that audience figures for the 7 February 2008 broadcast of the first episode—in a 9 pm slot on the flagship channel, BBC One—were 7 million: about 29% of viewers. UPC. Throughout the first series, Ashes to Ashes was broadcast weekly on Thursdays on BBC One at 9:00 pm, with the episodes directed by Jonny Campbell, Bille Eltringham and Catherine Morshead. I was in my 20's in the 80's, and this was the musical era of college, falling in love, marriage, and other transitions. The Ashes to Ashes, Series 3 soundtrack includes some of the most popular pop hits from 1983 in the United Kingdom such as Spandau Ballet' s "True," the Cure' s "The Love Cats," and Tom Robinson' s "War Baby." Visit Tunefind for music from your favorite TV shows and movies. "[36], Entertainment news website Digital Spy praised the show's return, with cult editor Ben Rawson-Jones describing the opening episode of the second series as "greatly promising". Ashes to Ashes Series 3 Episodes Episode guide. The final episode of Series 3 plays out to David Bowie's "Heroes". "[50] Subsequently, Kudos Productions—which owns the copyright to the Gene Hunt character—wrote to both parties requiring them to cease using the image. This trivial point aside, what matters most is that the selections on Ashes to Ashes, Series 3 are all classics that evoke the era well. The remaining episode (6) was written by freelance writer Mick Ford. A great CD, but as with all of the Ashes to ashes / Life on mars sound tracks it would be nice to have all of the tracks used in each series. Series 1 Series 1 Episode 1 "Vienna" - Ultravox "I Fought the Law" - The Clash "Are Friends Electric" - Tubeway Army "No More Heroes" - The Stranglers "Ashes to Ashes" - David Bowie "In Love With A German Film Star" - The Passions "Hungry Like the Wolf" - Duran Duran "Careless Memories" - Duran Duran "Same Old Scene" - Roxy Music Series 1 Episode 2 Released by Sony BMG in 2008 containing music from Ashes to Ashes (2008). 01. The figure was "in line with the final episode of Life on Mars in April last year, though well up on the earlier show's second series debut of 5.7 million two months earlier", but The Guardian noted "the heavy publicity blitz this week for Ashes to Ashes" as a factor in its success. Alex finds some of Gene's team has dispersed yet others, loyal as ever, are still in tow. Alex Drake . [11] The third series concluded on 21 May 2010. As the series progresses, Alex's comatose body is found in present-day 2008. In the third and final series, set yet another year forward in 1983, DCI Gene Hunt, DI Alex Drake and the rest of the team all return, joined by a new addition, DCI Jim Keats, a discipline and complaints officer. Ashes to Ashes is a British fantasy crime drama and police procedural drama television series, serving as the sequel to Life on Mars. That being said most of the tracks are great as are the Edmund Butt score tracks which include "Get me home" which is the sad track played during a death sequence. Loading... Save. [20] A CD soundtrack, Ashes to Ashes – Series 3 (Original Soundtrack), from the third series of the show was released on 12 April 2010.[21]. [citation needed], The series tells the story of Alex Drake (played by Keeley Hawes), a police officer in service with the London Metropolitan Police, who is shot in 2008 by a man called Arthur Layton and inexplicably regains consciousness in 1981.[13]. It's a fun blast from the past that fortunately doesn't overdo it with the dialog tracks, which are infrequent and brief. A great CD, but as with all of the Ashes to ashes / Life on mars sound tracks it would be nice to have all of the tracks used in each series. [35] With this episode, The Daily Telegraph stated that "Ashes to Ashes stepped out of the shadow of Life on Mars. The first series, set in 1981, consists of eight episodes, written mainly by creators Ashley Pharoah (episodes 2 & 8) and Matthew Graham (episodes 1 & 7). Write a Review (0 reviews) Write a review and get bonus points. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2010 CD release of Ashes To Ashes Series 3 Original Soundtrack on Discogs. [17] Alex returns to the 1980s after being brought round by Gene, and she comes to believe the 2008 she woke up in was only a dream. Year: 2009. ASHES TO ASHES, a very good follow-up show to LoM, and another chance to enjoy naughty tough guy Gene Hunt, has nifty 80's music to go with it. This playlist contains ALL the songs from Ashes to Ashes. Prompted by the haunting of a dead policeman and visions of stars, Alex becomes suspicious of the role Gene played in Sam Tyler's death following his return to the past, and, urged on by Jim, she eventually discovers the truth of Gene Hunt, her colleagues and the world she has been transported to. In addition, the main cast appeared in short sketches for Children in Need 2008 (with Richard Hammond as himself) and Sport Relief 2010 (with Dickie Davies, Daley Thompson, Duncan Goodhew, Steve Cram, David Gower, Michael Parkinson, Sam Torrance, Tony Hadley, Paul Daniels and Debbie McGee as 1983 versions of themselves). Finally Gene returns to his office, where a newly dead officer arrives, demanding his iPhone (implying that he is from the present) and asking where his office has gone, in a very similar manner to the arrival of Sam Tyler in the first episode of Life on Mars. Ashes to Ashes: Original Soundtrack is a soundtrack album released on 17 March 2008 featuring songs from series one of Ashes to Ashes as well as dialogues, instrumental songs and the title music. [8] Once again, the series moved on a year, this time to 1983. 886976752224. Music Sports Gaming ... Ashes to Ashes Original Soundtrack Series 3 Phukit; 18 videos; 18,748 views; Last updated on Feb 3, 2015; Play all Share. Anyone who enjoyed the past couple volumes is sure to enjoy this one too. A third, and final, series was commissioned, and filming of the eight 60-minute episodes began in late 2009, premiering on 2 April 2010. Listen free to Various Artists – Ashes To Ashes - Series 3 (Alex Drake, Opening Titles and more). The series began airing on BBC One in February 2008. 1. Ashes To Ashes: Series 3 (Unofficial Soundtrack) TREON252: Ashes to Ashes is a British fantasy crime drama and police procedural drama television series, serving as the sequel to Life on Mars. Find all 182 songs featured in Ashes to Ashes Soundtrack, listed by episode with scene descriptions. Summers proves to be a formidable adversary, whose actions eventually lead to a murder and an extremely tense confrontation between Alex and Gene. Directed by Bille Eltringham. Continuing the theme of Life on Mars, throughout the series, it is ambiguous to both Drake and the audience whether the character is dead or alive in the present day and to what extent her actions influence future events. View Trailer and Tracks Released in 2010 containing music from Ashes to Ashes (2008). All; Available now (8) Next on (0) Back up to: Ashes to Ashes. Be the first to write a customer review. In Portugal, the show is broadcast by Fox Life, while in Latin America, the series is shown on HBO Plus. [52] Glenister later quipped 'Six months later, he's (Cameron) on Radio 5 Live saying exactly what I've just said. "[53] Glenister appeared in the 2012 stage play This House playing Labour Chief Whip from the 1970s, the late Walter Harrison. You get all of the answers from Life on Mars and Ashes To Ashes. The Quattro's fired up and fashion sense has been thrown out of the window as the second series of hit BBC One drama Ashes to Ashes returns! This playlist is also a mash-up of all the series, hope u enjoy. 00:15 Writer: N/A. Edmund Butt. Ashes To Ashes - Series 3. Ashes to Ashes: Series 3 Original Soundtrack is the third and final soundtrack album, released on April 12, 2010, featuring songs from Series Three of Ashes to Ashes including dialogues, instrumental songs and the title music that had been used since series 2. With Philip Glenister, Keeley Hawes, Dean Andrews, Marshall Lancaster. [14], In Australia, Series 1 of Ashes to Ashes commenced on 10 August 2009 on ABC1, with the second series shown directly after. Various ‎– Ashes To Ashes Series 2 Original Soundtrack Genre: Electronic, Pop, Stage & Screen. ... New Romantic Eighties London with a soundtrack of Adam Ant, Roxy Music and The Human League ringing in her ears. Ashes to Ashes Season 3 Episode 1: Series 3, Episode 1 Summary: Alex finds herself back in 1983 after having been shot by Gene. 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