old grey whistle test 1979 episode guide

 

 OLD GREY WHISTLE TEST

   

                                    

02 01 1979
Racing Cars - When iím walking home (Studio)
Racing Cars - Love down there (Studio)
Turning Point - Transformation (Studio)
Turning Point - Mirror mirror (Studio)
Leon Redbone - Champagne Charlie
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Get up, stand up (Recorded live at The Rainbow)
Elvis Costello - Goon squad

09 01 1979
Gary Moore & Friends - Back on the streets (Studio)
Gary Moore & Friends - Donít believe a word (Studio)
National Health - Collapso (Studio)
Santana - Well alright (Winterland Ballroom San Francisco)
Santana - Open invitation (Winterland Ballroom San Francisco)

16 01 1979
UFO - Doctor doctor (Studio)
UFO - Cherry (Studio)
Rod Argent - Iím in the mood
Doors - The end (film)
Earthquake - Finders keeper
Chuck Mangione - Feels so good (Studio)
Chuck Mangione - Children of Sanchez (Studio)

23 01 1979
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Karnevil9-1st impression (Memphis)
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Watching over you (Memphis)
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Tank (Memphis)
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Tiger in a spotlight (Memphis)
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Show me the way to go home (Memphis)
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Piano concerto (Instrumental) (Montreal)
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Pirates (Montreal)

30 01 1979
Walter Egan - Magnet and steel (Studio)
Walter Egan - Hot summer nights (Studio)
Bill Nelsonís Rednoise - Out of touch
Undertones - Get over you ( film)
Undertones - Jump boys (film)
Anna Nicholas - Acid Queen ( film rehearsal at Queens Theatre, London)
Sniff ĎNí the Tears - The thrill of it all (Studio)
Sniff ĎNí the Tears - Looking for you (Studio)

13 02 1979
Eddie Money - Rock n roll the place (Studio)
Eddie Money - Maybe iím a fool (Studio)
Eddie Money - Two tickets to paradise (Studio)
Stretch - Cruel to be kins
Earth, Wind & Fire - Goootta get you into my life (film)
Rod Argent - Tenderness (Studio)
Rod Argent - Number one (Studio)

20 02 1979
Joe Jackson - Fools in love (Studio)
Joe Jackson - Sunday papers (Studio)
Isley Brothers - Love the one youíre with
Heart - Cook with fire
Heart - Crazy on you
Horslips - The man who built America (film)
McGuinn, Clarke & Hillman - Surrender to me (Studio)
McGuinn, Clarke & Hillman - Backstage pass (Studio)
McGuinn, Clarke & Hillman - Donít write her off (Studio)

27 02 1979
Bill Nelsonís Red Noise - Donít touch me iím electric (Studio)
Bill Nelsonís Red Noise - Furniture music (Studio)
Bill Nelsonís Red Noise - Stay young (Studio)
David Bowie - Black out (film)
David Bowie - Hang on to yourself ( film)
David Bowie - Ziggy Stardust (film)
Pablo Cruise - Donít want to live without you (film)
Osibisa - Get up (Studio)
Osibisa - Time is right (Studio)
Osibisa - Wo ya ya (Studio/Credits)

06 03 1979
Undertones - Male model (Studio)
Undertones - Jimmy Jimmy (Studio)
Undertones - Wrong way (Studio)
Undertones - True confessions (Studio)
Gary Numan - Praying to the aliens
Billy Cobham - Drum clinic on Friday, 2nd March
Gordon Giltrap - Fear of the dark (Studio)
Gordon Giltrap - In a dream (Studio)
Supertramp - Logical song (Recording studio)

13 03 1979
Lene Lovich - Writing on the wall (Studio)
Lene Lovich - Sleeping beauty (Studio)
Lene Lovich - Say when (Studio)
Journey - Too late
Van Morrison - Checking it out
Van Morrison - Wavelength
Skids - Scared to dance
Duffo - Tower of madness (Studio)
Duiffo - Duff record (Studio)
Duffo - Give me back me brain (Studio)

20 03 1979
Only Ones - No solution (Studio)
Only Ones - In between (Studio)
Only Ones - Prog (Studio)
Bram Tchaikovsky - Lonely dancer (film)
Tubes - Turn me on
Boston - Donít look back
Boston - A man iíll never be
David Sancious & Tone - Move on (Studio)

27 03 1979
Simple Minds - Life in a day (Studio)
Simple Minds - Chelsea girl (Studio)
Frank Zappa & Mothers Of Invention - City of tiny lites
Bruce Springsteen - Rosalita (Film)

03 04 1979
Squeeze - Slap and tickle (Studio)
Squeeze - Itís so dirty (Studio)
Chris Rea - Letter from Amsterdam (Studio)
Chris Rea - Raincoat & a rose (Studio)
Rezillos - Thunderbirds (Recorded at the Lyceum)
Rezillos - (My baby does) good sculptures (Recorded at the Lyceum)
Bob Seger - Katmandu (Pontiac Stadium, Detroit)
Steve Forbert - Big city cat
Rezillos - I canít stand my baby (Recorded at the Lyceum/Credits)

24 04 1979
Iggy Pop - Fortune teller (Studio)
Iggy Pop - New values (Studio)
Iggy Pop - Iím bored (Studio)
Iggy Pop - I wanna be your dog (Studio)
Bad Company - Rock Ďní roll fantasy
Rickie Lee Jones - Dannyís all star joint
Tubes - TV is king ( film)
Tom Waits - Burman shave (Studio)
Tom Waits - Nickle over there (Studio)

01 05 1979
(TV Shepherds Bush Theatre, London)
Johnny Winter - Hideaway
Johnny Winter - Messin with the kid
Johnny Winter - Mississippi blues
Johnny Winter - Walking by myself
Johnny Winter - Rock ní roll (Credits)

08 05 1979
Steve Forbert - It isnt gonna be that way (Studio)
Steve Forbert - Going down to Laurel (Studio)
Max Webster - Paradise skies
Ron Wood - Buried alive
Who - Who are you
Roches - We
Rachel Sweet - Truckstop Queen (Studio)
Rachel Sweet - Who does Liza like ? (Studio)

15 05 1979
Ted Nugent - Free for all (Studio)
Ted Nugent - It doesnít amtter (Studio)
Aviator - Greed (Studio)
Aviator - Cleveland, Ohio (Studio)
Steve Hackett - Clocks (Film)
Rickie Lee Jones - Young blood (
Rickie Lee Jones - Chuck Eís in love (Credits)
Ian Dury & The Blockheads - Sink my boats
Ian Dury & The Blockheads - Hot nights in

22 05 1979
Scorpions - Another piece of meat (Studio)
Scorpions - Always somewhere (Studio)
UK - Nothing to lose ( film)
Patti Smith - Dancing barefoot
Sky - Cannonball (film)
Bob Dylan - All along the watchtower
Tubeway Army - Down in the park (Studio)
Tubeway Army - Are friendsí electric (Studio)
Vangelis - Dragon ( film/Credits)

29 05 1979
Members -Soho-a-go-go (Studio)
Members - Love in a lift (Studio)
Elvis Costello - Accidents will happen ( film)
AC/DC - If you want blood (film)
Nils Lofgren - Steelaway
Tourists - Blind among the flowers (Studio)
Tourists - Another english kiss (Studio)
Tourists - Deadly kiss (Studio)
Spyro Gyra - Morning dance (film/Credits)

05 06 1979
Fischer Z - The crank (Studio)
Fischer Z - Pretty paracetamol (Studio)
Nina Hagen Band - Heiss (film)
Joe Jackson - Iím the man (Live at the Marquee)
Dire Straits - Lady writer ( animated film)
Flaminí Groovies -

12 06 1979
(at the Rainbow Theatre March 1978)
Thin Lizzy - The boys are back in town
Thin Lizzy - Emerald
Thin Lizzy - Dancing in the moonlight
Thin Lizzy - Massacre
Thin Lizzy - Still in love with you
Thin Lizzy - Donít believe a word
Thin Lizzy - Are you ready
Thin Lizzy - Sha la la
Thin Lizzy - Baby drives me crazy
Thin Lizzy - Me and the boys (Credits)

18 09 1979
(at the Gaumont Theatre in Ipswich)
Nils Lofgren - Keith donít go
Nils Lofgren - A fool like me
Nils Lofgren - Beggars day
Nils Lofgren - I came to dance
Nils Lofgren - I donít want to talk about it
Nils Lofgren - Back it up

25 09 1979
(Highlights from her concert at the Dominion Theatre, which took place 09/09/79)
Rickie Lee Jones - Young blood
Rickie Lee Jones - Weasel and the whiteboys cool
Rickie Lee Jones - Easy money
Rickie Lee Jones - Chuck Eís in love
Rickie Lee Jones - Dannyís all star joint (Credits)

02 10 1979
Police - No time this time (film)
Specials - Stupid marriage (Studio)
Specials - Too much too young (Studio)
Specials - A message to you Rudi (Studio)
Southside Johnny & Asbury Dukes - Vertigo (Live at Asbury Park, New Jersey)
Joe Jackson - On your radio (film)
Pop - Waiting for the night (On stage on Roxy)
Roger Presott & Dave Swanson - I want to touch you (Studio)

09 10 1979
After The Fire - Laser love (Studio)
After The Fire - Life in the city (Studio)
Yellow Magic Orchestra - Cosmic surfer (Greek Theatre, LA)
Ry Cooder - Little sister (Film)
Fleetwood Mac - Sisters of the moon (Film)
Brand X (feat Phil Collins on drums) - And so to F (Studio/Credits)

16 10 1979
Live Wire - Paid in smiles (Studio)
Live Wire - Hard they come up (Studio)
Motels - Dressing up (Film from San Diego)
Philip Rambow - Strange destinies (animation)
Motels - Total control (Film from San Diego/Credits)
Motels - Closets & Bullets (Film from San Diego)

30 10 1979
Bruce Wooley & The Camera Club - English garden (Studio)
Bruce Wooley & The Camera Club - Clean clean (Studio)
UK Subs - C.I.D. (film)
Tom Verlaine - Flash lightening (film)
Landscape - Japan - (Studio)
Landscape - Sonia Henie (Studio)
The Aís - Whoís gonna save the world (film)
The Aís - After last night (film/Credits)

06 11 1979
Damned - Smash it up/Canít be happy tonight (Studio)
Damned - I just canít be happy today (Studio)
Cars - Letís go (On stage in US)
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Refugee
Angletrax - Things to make and do (Studio)
Angeltrax - Silent majority (Studio)
Angeltrax - Shepherds bush (Studio)
Screams - Angelineís toys (On stage in USA)
Screams - Imagine me without you (On stage in USA)

13 11 1979
Herman Brood & His Wild Romance - Love you like I love myself (Studio)
Herman Brood & His Wild Romance - Doiní it (Studio)
Steve Howe - Meadow rag (film)
Skids - Animation (Studio)
Skids - Working for the yankee dollar (Studio)
Police - Land lord (In Miami)
Police - Regatta de blanc (In Miami)
Police - Canít stand losing you (In Miami)
Police - The bedís too big without you (In Miami/Credits)

20 11 1979
Secret Affair - Glory boys (Studio)
Secret Affair - One way world (Studio)
Alvin Lee - Hey Joe (Studio)
April Wine - Before the dawn (Film)
Ian Hunter - Bastard (Agora Ballroom, Cleveland, Ohio)
April Wine - Ladies man (Film/Credits)

27 11 1979
Ellen Foley - Whatís a matter bay (Studio)
Ellen Foley - Stupid girl (Studio)
Pink Floyd - Hey you (animation)
Sting - Three steps to heaven (film)
Chelsea - Your toy (Studio)
Chelsea - All the downs (Studio)
Chelsea - Twelve men (Studio)
Simple Minds - Factory (film)
Simple Minds - Changeling (film/Credits)

04 12 1979
Judie Tzuke - Ladies night (Studio)
Judie Tzuke - Sports car (Studio)
Long John Baldry - Thrills a thrill (film)
Long John Baldry - Youíve lost that loving feeling (film)
UK - Night after night (Studio)
UK - Caesarís palace blues (Studio/Credits)
Long John Baldry - Youíve lost that loving feeling

11 12 1979
Madness - Bed and breakfast man (Studio)
Madness - Night boat to Cairo (Studio)
Gary Numan - Down in the park (Hammersmith Odeon)
Jane Aire - Driving (Studio)
Jane Aire - Breaking down the walls of heartbreak (Studio)
Police - Codeword Elvis (Film)
Knack - End of the game (Gusman Theatre Miami)
Knack - My Sharona (Gusman Theatre Miami)
Knack - Hardway (Gusman Theatre Miam/Credits)

20 12 1979
Mike Oldfield

31 12 1979
(from the Glasgow Apollo)
Blondie - Dreaming
Blondie -Slow motion
Blondie -Shayla
Blondie - Union city blue
Blondie - Atomic
Blondie - Eat to the beat
Blondie - Picture this
Blondie - Pretty baby
Blondie - Heart of glass
Blondie - Hanging on the telephone
Blondie - Sunday girl