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Rock Around the Clock: Z.Z. Top: Sharp-Dressed Men

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
1984's Rock around the Clock featured a trilogy of videos by an obscure three-piece Texan boogie band whose latest album was No 75 in the charts. A week later
'Eliminator' was in the Top 20. It stayed there for 32 weeks. Now see those famous clips again and enjoy
Andy Kershaw 's confrontation with the bearded ones and some plank-spankin' examples of their equally dramatic recent work.

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Director: Trevor Dann

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Rock Around the Clock: Z.Z. Top: Sharp-Dressed Men

BBC Two England, 20 September 1986 23.20






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