old grey whistle test 1978 episode guide

 

 OLD GREY WHISTLE TEST

   

                                    

03 01 1978
Ramones - Donít come close (Studio)
Ramones - Sheís the one (Studio)
Ramones - Go mental (Studio)
Motors -

05 01 1978
Free - The stealer (film)
Linda Ronstadt - Crazy
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Listen to her heart
Bad Company - Burning sky
Peter Frampton - Show me the way (Promo)
Nils Lofgren - Keith donít go (OGWT 10/05/77)
Tim Moore - Devil inside my heart  (OGWT 24/05/77)
Buddy Holly - Peggy Sue (OGWT 05/10/76)
Bob Dylan - Too many mornings  (OGWT 18/09/76)
Fleetwood Mac - Rhiannon ( film) (OGWT 19/10/76)
Yes - Going for the one
Led Zeppelin - Black dog (film)
John David Souther - Silver Blue  (OGWT 19/10/76)
Jackson Browne - For a dancer (OGWT 07/12/76)
Elton John - Idol (OGWT 19/10/76)
Emmylou Harris - Poncho & Lefty (OGWT 25/01/77)
Joan Armatrading - Down to zero (OGWT 05/10/76)
Stillwater - Samís jam (OGWT 20/12/76)
Eric Clapton - I shot the sherriff (OGWT 07/06/77) (Credits)

10 01 1978
John Martyn - May you never
John Martyn - Small hours
John Martyn - Certain surprise
John Martyn - Couldnít love you more
John Martyn - Big muff
John Martyn - Bless the weather (Credits)
John Martyn - Inside out
John Martyn - Spencer and the rover

17 01 1978
Cado Bell - Iíll be with you (Studio)
Cado Bell - Sneak it in the back door (Studio)
Edgar Winterís White Trash - Putting it back
Average White Band with Ben E King - Star in the ghetto (Montreux)
Gallagher & Lyle - Showdown (Studio)
Gallagher & Lyle - Throw away heart (Studio)
Rush - Xanadu (Toronto concert/Credits)

24 01 1978
Merger - Seventy seven (Studio)
Merger - Exiles in a babylon (Studio)
Motors - Dancing the night away (Studio)
Andrew Gold - Feel good (Film)
Andrew Gold - One of them is me (Film)
Linda Ronstadt - Blue bayou (Recorded live in Atlanta)
Rubinoos - Rock & roll is dead
Motors - You beat the hell outta me (Studio/Credits)

31 01 1978
Talking Heads - Donít worry about the government (Studio)
Talking Heads - Psycho Killer (Studio)
Ramones - Cretin hop
Ramones - Rockaway beach
Rick Wakeman - Birdman of Alcatraz (Studio)
Dusty Springfield - Losing you (b/w film) (Ready Steady Go)
Fabulous Poodles - Mr Mike (Studio)
Fabulous Poodles - Bike blood (Studio)
Rush - Xanadu (Credits)

07 02 1978
Adverts - Bored teenagers (Studio)
Adverts - Drowning man (Studio)
Adverts - Great british mistake (Studio)
Bob Welch - Outskirts
Styx - Fooling yourself (in Concert)
Dusty Springfield - Hollywood movie girls
Jim Capaldi & The Contenders - The con-tender (Studio)
Jim Capaldi & The Contenders - Sealed with a kiss (Studio/Credits)

14 02 1978
XTC - Radioís in motion (Studio)
XTC - Set myself on fire (Studio)
XTC - Statue of liberty (Studio)
Prism - Spaceship superstar
Meatloaf - Bat out of hell (Film)
Radio Stars - Beast of Barnsley (Studio)
Radio Stars - Dirty pictures (Studio)
Blondie - I didnít have the nerve to say no
Rita Coolidge & Kris Kristofferson - Help me make it through the night (OGWT 23/05/72) (Credits)

21 02 1978
(in concert at the TV Theatre Shepherds Bush)
Dickie Betts & Great Southern - Leaving me again
Dickie Betts & Great Southern - Back on the road
Dickie Betts & Great Southern - Good time feeling
Dickie Betts & Great Southern - Jessica
Dickie Betts & Great Southern - Rambliní man (Credits)
Dickie Betts & Great Southern - Southbound (Credits)

28 02 1978
Eddie & The Hot Rods - Beginning of the end (Studio)
Bruford - Feel good to me (Studio)
Neil Young - Like a hurricane (In Concert)
Ian Gillan Band - Scarabus (Rec in rehearsal at Island Studioís)
Pleasers - Billy
Nick Lowe - Mary Provost
Bruford feat Anette Peacock - Back to the beginning (Studio/Credits)

07 03 1978
Blondie - Fan mail (Studio)
Blondie - (Iím always touched by your) Presence dear (Studio)
Hot Tuna - I wish you would
Nick Lowe - No reason
Robin Trower - Day of the eagle (Film)
Buzzcocks - Get on your own
999 - Emergency
No Dice - Why sugar (Studio)
No Dice - People who make the music (Studio/Credits)

14 03 1978
Billy Joel - Miami 2017
Billy Joel - Moviní out
Billy Joel - New York state of mind
Billy Joel - Entertainer
Billy Joel - Sheís always a woman to me
Billy Joel - Root beer rag
Billy Joel - Just the way you are
Billy Joel - Only the good die young (Credits)
Billy Joel - Every year the souvenir that slowly fades away
Billy Joel - It ainít no crime

21 03 1978
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Stick to me
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Problem child
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Back door love
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Thunder and rain
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Turned up too late
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Fools gold
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Saturday night is dead
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Iím gonna tear your playhouse down
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Donít ask me questions
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Soul shoes (Credits)

28 03 1978
Cheap Trick - I want you to want me (Studio)
Cheap Trick - The clock strikes ten (Studio)
Genesis - Undertow
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Running away
Sham 69 - Borstal breakout (film)
Rubinoos - I never thought it would happen (Studio)
Rubinoos - Rock and roll is dead (Studio)
Devo - Jocko homo (film)
Spitballs - Over and over (Studio)
Spitballs - I want her so bad (Studio)
Spitballs - Telstar (Studio/Credits)

04 04 1978
Vibrators - War zone (Studio)
Vibrators - Flying duck theory (Studio)
Vibrators - Wake up (Studio)
Vibrators - 24 hour people (Studio)
Patti Smith - Because the night (Studio)
Joe Walsh - Turn to stone (In Concert USA)
David Coverdale - Only my soul
Jefferson Starship - Count on me (Film)
Jefferson Starship - Runaway (Film)
Patti Smith - 25th floor (Studio/Credits)

11 04 1978
Val Doonican & Charlie McCoy - Stone fox chase (Studio)
Gong - Sleepy (Studio)
Blue Oyster Cult - Born to be wild (film)
Elvis Costello - Lipstick vogue
Eagles - Hotel California (film)
Television - Foxhole
Bryn Haworth - Come see what love (Studio)
Bryn Haworth - Beans on toast (Studio)

02 05 1978
Todd Rungren & Utopia - Glass guitar
Foghat - Fool for the city
Jesse Winchester - Nothing but a breeze
Jesse Winchester - Bowling green
Elizabeth Barraclough - Covered up in aces
Tony Wilson - Politician
Corky Lang - Home boy
Paul Butterfield with Dr John, Levon Helme, David Samborn - Slowdown

09 05 1978
Bethnal - Soldier boy (Studio)
Bethnal - Bartok (Studio)
British Lions - One more chance to run
Lake - On the run (Studio)
Lake - Loveís the jailor (Studio)
Devo - Satisfaction ( film)
Detective - Something beautiful
Jethro Tull - Heavy horses

16 05 1978
Chris Rea - What ever happened to Benny Santini (Studio)
Chris Rea - Fires of spring (Studio)
Dire Straits - Sultans of swing (Studio)
Otway & Barratt - Oh my bodyís making me (Sundown Theatre)
Television - Foxhole (Video)
Stanley Clarke - Rock ní roll jelly
Marc Jordan - Survival
Dire Straits - Lions (Studio/Credits)

23 05 1978
Gruppo Sportivo - Rock n roll (Studio)
Gruppo Sportivo - Girls never know (Studio)
Gruppo Sportivo - I shot my manager (Studio)
UK - In the dead of night (film)
Bob Seger - Ainít got no money
Jam - Billy Hunt (Studio)
Jam - In the street today (Studio)
Jam - ďAĒ bomb in Wardour Street (Studio)
Magazine - Light pours out of me
White Mansions - White trash

30 05 1978
Meat Loaf - Paradise by the dashboard light (Studio)
Ramones - Sheena is a punk rocker (Film)
Ramones - Do you wanna dance (Recorded in concert)
Foreigner - Hot blooded (on stage in Australia)
Wilie Alexander & Boom Boom Band - You beat me
Bowies Brothers -
UFO -
Gary Wright - Are you weeping (Sunny stadium concert/Credits)

06 06 1978
(TV Theatre, Shepherdís Bush)
Randy Newman - Birmingham
Randy Newman - Leave your hat on
Randy Newman - Texas girl at the funeral of her father
Randy Newman - Short people
Randy Newman - Simon Smith & the amazing dancing bear
Randy Newman - In Germany before the war
Randy Newman - Political science
Randy Newman - Rider in the rain
Randy Newman - I think itís gonna rain today
Randy Newman - Rednecks
Randy Newman - Guilty
Randy Newman - Sail away
Randy Newman - Itís lonely at the top

13 06 1978
Only Ones - No peace for the wicked (Studio)
Only Ones - The beast (Studio)
Bruce Springsteen - Badlands
Eric Clapton & The Band - Further on up the road (Winterland, San Francisco 1976)
Linda Ronstadt - Poor poor pitiful me (Film)
Bob Dylan - Is your love in vain
Robert Gordon & Link Wray - Lonesone train (Studio)
Robert Gordon & Link Wray - The way I walk (Studio)
Robert Gordon & Link Wray - I sure miss you (Studio)
Band & Friends - I shall be released (Winterland, San Francisco 1976/Credits)

20 06 1978
(Shepherds Bush)
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Anything thatís rock & roll
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Fooled again 
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - I need to know
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Breakdown
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Listen to her heart
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Youíre gonna get it
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - American girl
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Strangered in the night
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Shout (Credits)

19 09 1978
Co-Presented by Bob Harris & Anne Nightingale
Ramones - Donít come close (Studio)
Ramones - Sheís the one (Studio)
Ramones - Go mental (Studio)
Paul Gambaccini reviews ďGreaseĒ inc clip of Look at me iím Sandra Dee
Joan Baez - Diamonds & rust (Film: Renaldo and Claire)
Bob Dylan - If you see her say hello (Film: Renaldo and Clara)
Magazine - Definite gaze (Studio)
Magazine - Give me everything (Studio)
Who - Barbara Ann (from The kids are alright)

26 09 1978
Rezillos - Destination venus (Studio)
Rezillos - Getting me down
Rezillos - (My baby does) Good sculptures (Studio)
Stephen Bishop - Only the heart within you (Studio)
Stephen Bishop - Teenage millionaire (Studio)
Devo - Come back Jonee (Film)
Ian Anderson

02 10 1978
Police - Canít stand losing you (Studio)
Police - Next to you (Studio)
Police - Alright now (Studio)
Police - Roxanne (Studio)
Movies - Rock with your radio (Studio)
Movies - The last train (Studio)
Cars - Good times roll
George Duke - Dukeys stick

09 10 1978
(New Yorkís Madison Square Garden)
Jethro Tull - Thick as a brick
Jethro Tull - No lullaby
Jethro Tull - God rest ye merry gentleman
Jethro Tull - Songs from the wood
Jethro Tull - Aqualung
Jethro Tull - Locomotive breath
Jethro Tull - Dambusters march

17 10 1978
BB King - When it all comes down (Studio)
BB King - Hold on (Studio)
Thin Lizzy - Emerald (Live at the Rainbow)
Robert Johnson - Responsibility (Film)
Elvis Presley - Wrecking my mind (Film)
Santana - Well alright
Al Dimeola -

24 10 1978
Average White Band - When will you be mine (Film)
Average White Band - Please donít fall in love (Film)
Average White Band - Atlantic Avenue (Film)
Whitesnake - Trouble (Studio)
Whitesnake - Lie down (Studio)
Linda McCartney - Oreiental nightfish (film)

31 10 1978
Dean Friedman -Iíve had enough (Studio)
Dean Friedman - Lydia (Studio)
Dean Friedman & Denise Marsa - Lucky stars (Studio)
Queen - Dead on time
Elton John - Shooting star (Studio)
Elton John - Song for guy (Studio)

07 11 198
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Metal postcard (Studio)
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Jigsaw feeling (Studio)
Cars - Best friends girl (LA Studio)
Cars - Just what I needed (LA Studio)
Steeley Dan - Reeling in the years (film)
John Cooper Clarke - I donít wanna be nice (Studio)
John Cooper-Clarke - Kung-Fu International (Studio)
John Cooper-Clarke - Readers wives (Studio)
Mick Jagger & Peter Tosh - Walk, donít look back

14 11 1978
Buzzcocks - Sixteen again (Studio)
Buzzcocks - Nothing left (Studio)
Penetration - Lovers and outrage
David Johansen Group - Funky but chic (Film)
David Johansen Group - Frenchette (Film)
Pez Band - Love goes underground
Wreckless Eric - Walking on the surface of the moon
Eddie Money -

28 11 1978
999 -
Devo -

05 12 1978
X Ray Spex - Art-I-Ficial (Studio)
X Ray Spex - Warrior in Woolworths (Studio)
X Ray Spex - I live you off (Studio)
Kingfish - Hurricane (film)
Alice Cooper - Wish I was born in Beverley Hills
Ultravox - Slow motion (Studio)
Ultravox - Hiroshima mon amour (Studio)
Dave Gilmour - No way (Credits)

12 12 1978
Muddy Waters -
Devo -

19 12 1978
Shirts - Teenage crutch (Studio)
Shirts - They say the sun shines (Studio)
999 - Homicide (Studio)
999 - Letís face it (Studio)
Fabulous Poodles - Toy town people (Film)
Blondie - Heart of glass

24 12 1978
Rod Stewartís Olympia concert (Rpt from 24th Dec 1976) replacing a scheduled performance by 10cc at television theatre.
Rod Stewart - Tonightís the night
Rod Stewart - The wild side of life
Rod Stewart - This old heart of line
Rod Stewart - Sweet little rock Ďní roller
Rod Stewart - I donít want to talk about it
Rod Stewart - The killing of Georgie
Rod Stewart - Maggie May
Rod Stewart - Get back
Rod Stewart - Losing you
Rod Stewart - Sailing

30 12 1978
(Pick Of The Year part 1)
Meatloaf - Paradise by the dashboard light (OGWT 30/05/78)
Ramones - Rockaway beach (OGWT 31/01/78)
Rolling Stones - Happy (OGWT 20/09/77)
Talking Heads - Donít worry about the government (OGWT 01/11/77)
XTC - Radioís in motion (OGWT 14/02/78)
Robin Trower - Day of the eagle (OGWT 07/03/78)
Grag Kihn - For you (OGWT 06/12/77)
Bob Seger - Ainít got no money (OGWT 23/05/78)
999 - Emergency (OGWT 07/03/78)
Neil Young - Like a hurricane (OGWT 28/02/78)
Television - Foxhole (OGWT 16/05/78)
Devo - Jocko homo (OGWT 28/03/78)
Otway & Barret - Really free
Rubinoos - Rock & roll is dead (OGWT 28/03/78)
Heartbreakers - Ití;s not enough (OGWT 08/11/77)
Southside Johnny & Asbury Dukes - Fever (OGWT 05/04/77)


31 12 1978
(Pick Of The Year part 2)
Patti Smith - Because the night (OGWT 04/04/78)
Paul Kossoff - You & me
Jefferson Starship - Runaway (OGWT 04/04/78)
Stanley Clark/Duke Project - Schooldays (OGWT 10/11/77)
Paul Butterfield - Slowdown (OGWT 02/05/78)
Tubes - White punks on dope (OGWT 08/11/77)
Vibrators - War zone (OGWT 04/04/78)
Sham 69 - Borstal breakout (OGWT 28/03/78)
Blondie - Presence dear (OGWT 07/03/78)
Magazine - Light pours out of me (OGWT 23/05/78)
Genesis - Undertow (OGWT 28/03/78)
Eagles - Hotel California (OGWT 11/04/78)