Ry Cooder in a special 1977 concert recorded at BBC Television Centre, playing with the Chicken Skin Band.
Anne Nightingale presents a live concert special featuring Ian Dury and the Blockheads at the Dominion Theatre.
Documentary-style film of the Police's 1980 tour of Japan, Hong Kong, India, Egypt and Greece. Anne Nightingale accompanies the band and interviews its members. Show more
Annie Nightingale presents the rock magazine, with studio performances from Siouxsie & the Banshees and John Cooper Clarke, plus the Cars, Steely Dan, Peter Tosh and Mick Jagger. Show more
Innovative country legend Emmylou Harris and The Hot Band perform in a special concert recorded for the Old Grey Whistle Test in 1977. Show more
A compilation of BBC performances by artists who lived and worked in California in the 1970s. Featuring Jackson Browne, Little Feat, Ry Cooder, Judee Sill and Bonnie Raitt. Show more
Live reggae concert from 1973, featuring The Cimarons, Winston Groovy, Dennis Alcapone, The Marvels, Nicky Thomas and The Pioneers. Show more
The Old Grey Whistle Test presents Rod's Christmas Concert, a 1976 programme featuring The Rod Stewart Group performing from the stage at Olympia, London. Show more
Blondie perform live at the hight of their powers in 1979 at the Apollo Theatre in Glasgow, with Debbie Harry wowing the audience with such hits as Dreaming and Atomic. Show more
A live concert performance by Prince and the Revolution, from the Carrier Dome, Syracuse, New York. Songs include Let’s Go Crazy, Little Red Corvette and 1999.
A musical journey through the 1970s, with Elton John, David Bowie, Curtis Mayfield, Steppenwolf, New York Dolls, Roxy Music, Patti Smith, Blondie, Iggy Pop and The Jam. Show more
Bob Harris hosts a tribute to the series, featuring music, special guests and rare archive footage to mark the thirtieth anniversary of the last broadcast. Show more
From 1979, Blondie perform live, with Debbie Harry wowing the audience with hits such as Dreaming, Atomic, Picture This, Heart of Glass, Hanging on the Telephone and Sunday Girl. Show more
From 1978, Billy Joel performs songs from his album The Stranger, including, Movin' Out (Anthony's Song), Just the Way You Are and Only the Good Die Young.
Bob Harris presents a 1975 Lynyrd Skynyrd concert from BBC TV Theatre, featuring Double Trouble, I Ain't The One, Sweet Home Alabama and Freebird. Show more
Bob Harris goes to Macon, Georgia, in search of the Capricorn Picnic, featuring Wet Willie, Marshall Tucker Band, Dickey Betts, Bonnie Bramlett and Stillwater. Show more
Bob Harris introduces jazzy folk singer-songwriter John Martyn at University College London in 1978. Songs include Couldn't Love You More and May You Never. Show more
Richard Williams presents rock and pop performances from Elton John, Fanny, The Rolling Stones, the Mamas and the Papas, Andy Pratt and Isaac Hayes.
Bob Harris introduces film of Emerson Lake and Palmer's 1973 Euro concert tour, including Greg Lake falling prey to laryngitis and Keith Emerson destroying a keyboard. Show more
Bob Harris presents a concert special from the BBC Television Theatre in Shepherd's Bush, first broadcast on 25 November 1975, featuring the zany antics of Dr. Hook.