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Forum: Radio 26-02-2015, 23:14
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Posted By faversham saint
I had a feeling Cliff's duet with Phil Everly...

I had a feeling Cliff's duet with Phil Everly 'She Means Nothing To Me' would feature somewhere in the 28 February 1983 chart and a quick check with the OCC confirmed it was at No. 19 on that date.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 22-02-2015, 23:32
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Posted By faversham saint
Cliff Richard hosted 'Star Special' on Radio One...

Cliff Richard hosted 'Star Special' on Radio One on the last Sunday before Christmas 1979 and while it was not unusual for guests to perhaps spin one of their own records on the show, Cliff played...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 20-02-2015, 18:59
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Posted By faversham saint
BIB - the intro of that Jefferson Starship record...

BIB - the intro of that Jefferson Starship record (the one fingered piano playing and the power chords) always reminds me of 'Hold The Line' by Toto.





Do you mean...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 18-02-2015, 23:14
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Posted By faversham saint
I remember hearing 'Walk On The Wild Side' (which...

I remember hearing 'Walk On The Wild Side' (which references transvestitism, male prostitution and fellatio) played on Ed Stewart's 'Junior Choice' request show one Saturday morning in 1973 but...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-02-2015, 21:49
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Posted By faversham saint
It would appear that the woman in this 'country...

It would appear that the woman in this 'country song' is reluctant to "stand by her man". :)
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-02-2015, 21:21
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Posted By faversham saint
Both singles to which you allude (Coward Of The...

Both singles to which you allude (Coward Of The County and Lucille from 1977) reached No. 1, but Kenny Rogers controversial first hit was held off the top spot for five consecutive weeks in December...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 12-02-2015, 23:52
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Posted By faversham saint
Only three quarters of this line-up are...

Only three quarters of this line-up are dead.

Joey, Dee Dee and Johnny Ramone died in that order at the ages of 49, 50 and 55 respectively and although original drummer Tommy died last year, his...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 10-02-2015, 22:30
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Posted By faversham saint
Possibly 'Run To Me' in the summer of 1972 - that...

Possibly 'Run To Me' in the summer of 1972 - that appearance (which I recall incidentally) is wiped but the Bee Gees previous TOTP performance of 'My World' from January 1972 survives (at least in...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 10-02-2015, 19:55
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Posted By faversham saint
Benny and Bjorn were better looking than Barry...

Benny and Bjorn were better looking than Barry Gibb ?? :o :o
Forum: TV Shows: UK 08-02-2015, 20:35
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Posted By faversham saint
After Suzi Quatro delivered the first two lines...

After Suzi Quatro delivered the first two lines of 'Mama's Boy' - "By the way he looks across his shoulder, And the way he sees me through his eyes" I was half expecting her to sing "sorrow, sorrow"...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 06-02-2015, 22:14
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Posted By faversham saint
'Someone's Looking At You' reminds me of New...

'Someone's Looking At You' reminds me of New Year's Eve 1979 when I first heard it on a video made specially for the Kenny Everett show (the same one that featured The Greedies) with the group in...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 05-02-2015, 23:17
Replies: 3,137
Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
The absent Shady Pines would be proud of that...

The absent Shady Pines would be proud of that put-down. ;-)
Forum: TV Shows: UK 05-02-2015, 19:58
Replies: 3,137
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Posted By faversham saint
Hold Your Head Up?

Hold Your Head Up?
Forum: TV Shows: UK 05-02-2015, 19:53
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Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
Is that his real face or a Mr. Punch prosthetic?

Is that his real face or a Mr. Punch prosthetic?
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-02-2015, 23:45
Replies: 3,137
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Posted By faversham saint
IIRC the studio scenery suggests the Sister...

IIRC the studio scenery suggests the Sister Sledge performance could have been recorded at least six months earlier in the summer of 1979.

In May 1983 The Police mimed to 'Every Breath You Take' on...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 03-02-2015, 20:42
Replies: 3,137
Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
I found 'You Make My Dreams' infectious and...

I found 'You Make My Dreams' infectious and uplifting on first hearing it around 33 years ago, and according to the viewing figures for the most watched YouTube clips of the ten Hall & Oates songs...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 02-02-2015, 20:34
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Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
When 'You Make My Dreams' was released in the UK...

When 'You Make My Dreams' was released in the UK in the spring of 1981 in between 'Kiss On My List' which peaked at No. 33 in 1980 and 'I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)' which reached No. 8 in 1982...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 01-02-2015, 20:04
Replies: 3,137
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Posted By faversham saint
I presume you are alluding to the Stranglers top...

I presume you are alluding to the Stranglers top ten hit from 1982 called 'Strange Little Girl'.



BIB - the only other song I know of with Toulouse in the title is 'Goodbye Toulouse' which is...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 29-01-2015, 23:21
Replies: 3,137
Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
The 25 January 1973 countdown is available on...

The 25 January 1973 countdown is available on YouTube:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CRclCWwtz_0

The striped numbers in the chart rundown match the striped font in the playout credits and these...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 29-01-2015, 19:58
Replies: 3,137
Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
I suspect he feels cocky, buoyed up by the chart...

I suspect he feels cocky, buoyed up by the chart success of his band's previous single, reckons he has "made it" and now expects this one to follow suit. He would be disappointed.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 28-01-2015, 22:06
Replies: 3,137
Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
I fail to see how diminishing the screen photo by...

I fail to see how diminishing the screen photo by placing a border around it serves any useful purpose.
It irks me when the faces are smaller making it more difficult to identify the group members....
Forum: TV Shows: UK 26-01-2015, 20:52
Replies: 3,137
Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
AFAIK the earliest surviving TOTP to feature...

AFAIK the earliest surviving TOTP to feature those chart countdown graphics is the black and white off-air home video recording from 22 June 1973:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MWIoN3PuHUc

Prior...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 25-01-2015, 17:22
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Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
During February/March 1972 Badfinger peaked at...

During February/March 1972 Badfinger peaked at No. 10 in the UK singles chart with 'Day After Day' and at the same time 'Without You' was in the top 5 which rose to No. 1 as 'Day After Day' began to...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 22-01-2015, 19:54
Replies: 3,137
Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
The alleged spitting incident could potentially...

The alleged spitting incident could potentially have taken place at this filming or the Yewtree'd Savile edition just before Christmas as both the Nolans and the Skids each performed in the studio on...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 10-01-2015, 00:00
Replies: 3,137
Views: 155,666
Posted By faversham saint
Any male poster(s) with genitalia that matches...

Any male poster(s) with genitalia that matches the TOTP studio props probably ought to see a doctor.
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