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1996


Monday 1st January 1996

BBC1 The Rolling Stones Voodoo Lounge Live 11:35 pm - 1:10 am

The Joe Robie Stadium, Miami

with Bo Diddley, Robert Cray

BBC2 Burt Bacharach...This Is Now 8:00 - 8:50pm

Dusty Springfield, Dionne Warwick, Noel Gallagher, Hal David, Cilla Black, Elvis Costello, Herb Alpert, Richard Carpenter

Cilla Black recording Alfie at Abbey Road 1966

Burt Bacharach on Tonight c.1966

BBC2 Arena: The Burger and The King 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Elvis Presley’s dietary history


Tuesday 2nd January 1996

C4 Notes 1994 movie 1:55 - 2:10 pm

Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown as ‘Willie Cunkin’ plays Song For Renee

C4 The Big Breakfast

Nick Heyward


Wednesday 3rd January 1996

BBC1 Pebble Mill

in Nashville with Tammy Wynette, Brenda Lee, Chet Atkins, Billy Ray Cyrus

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

Wet Wet Wet


Thursday 4th January 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Nicky Campbell

The Presidents of the USA - Lump (in USA)

Dogstar - Not So Manic Now

Madonna - Oh Father (promo)

George Michael - Jesus To A Child (promo)

Boyzone - Father and Son

Eternal - I Am Blessed

Everything But The Girl - Missing

Molella and The Outhere Brothers - If You Wanna Party

Michael Jackson - Earth Song (promo)

BBC1 French and Saunders 9:30 - 10:00 pm (first episode in new series)

Dusty Springfield (sketch)

BBC2 The O Zone

P J and Duncan special

C4 The Big Breakfast

Blair


Friday 5th January 1996

BBC1 Annie Lennox...In The Park 11:40 - 12:40 pm

Central Park, NYC 8th September 1995

Carlton Hotel Babylon 12:30 - 1:10 am (first editon)

Host: Dani Bahr

Therapy?, Billy Ray Martin

BBC2 The Fast Show (repeat of first show 1994)

Level 42

C4 The Big Breakfast

Gene

C4 Cold Feet 89 movie with Tom Waits


Saturday 6th January 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Musical guests unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Cher

BBC2 Peter York’s Eighties 9:30 - 10:00 pm (first edition)

Steve Strange, Marilyn, Gary Kemp

Granada Jack Dee’s Saturday Night

k d lang

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday 10:25 - 11:30 am

Musical guests unknown

ITV Pajama Party 12:15 - 1:45 am (first edition)

Sounds Superb

C4 The Beat Specials

Iggy Pop


Sunday 7th January 1996

C4 Trespass movie with Ice-T, Ice Cube


Monday 8th January 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Lush


Tuesday 9th January 1996

BBC2 Willie Nelson My Life (repeat) 1:15 - 2:10 pm

Ray Charles, Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson, Chet Atkins, Waylon Jennings

C4 The Big Breakfast

TSD


Wednesday 10th January 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

P J Harvey, Luther Vandross, Jam and Lewis


Thursday 11th January 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Lisa I’Anson

Babylon Zoo - Intro, Spaceman

Shaggy - Why You Treat Me So Bad

Gene - For The Dead (live vocals)

Tori Amos - Caught A Lite Sneeze (live vocals plays two pianos)

Judy Cheeks - Reach

Dreadzone - Little Britain

Michael Jackson - Earth Song (promo)

Baby D - So Pure (promo)

Oasis - Wonderwall (repeat)


Friday 12th January 1996

BBC1 News

Elvis Presley name ownership article

BBC2 The Sounds Of The Eighties 7:30 - 8:00 pm (first edition)

Adam and The Ants - Ant Music (Multi Coloured Swap Shop 17 April 1981)

Haircut 100 - Favourite Shirt (Top of the Pops 12 November 1981)

Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know (Oxford Road Show 4 March 1983)

Culture Club - Do You Really Want To Hurt Me (The Late Late Breakfast Show 1982)

ABC - Poison Arrow (Top of the Pops 1982)

Wham! - Young Guns (Top of the Pops 4 November 1982)

Frankie - Relax (Top of the Pops 1984)

Bananarama - Robert De Niro’s Waiting (Harty 1984)

Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky – (location clip Sydney, Australia) (Top of the Pops 1988)

BBC2 The Rocker, A Portrait of Phil Lynott 11:50 pm - 12:45 am

with Bono, Van Morrison, Mark Knopfler, Scott Gorham, Slash, Huey Lewis, Midge Ure, Jon Bon Jovi

BBC2 Electric Circus 7:15 - 7:30 pm (first edition)

Coolio interview

Meridian Live From London

Sandie Shaw in 86

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Coolio, The Charlatens, The Nightcrawlers

C4 Moviewatch

Sting interview


Saturday 13th January 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Musical guests unknown

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 11-1-96 Dreadzone, Oasis, Babylon Zoo

clips from 8-8-74 Mud, The Rubettes, The Rolling Stones, Sweet Dreams

Squeeze - Take Me I’m Yours 6-4-78

Granada Jack Dee’s Saturday Night 10:00 - 10:45 pm

The Pretenders and The Duke Quartet, Bjork

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Musical guests unknown

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Red Hot Chilli Peppers


Monday 15th January 1996

BBC1 Noel’s Telly Years: 1972

Noddy Holder on panel

BBC1 Omnibus: Through Many Dangers, The Story of Gospel Music 10:40 pm - 12:10 am

Cissy Houston, Aretha Franklin etc


Tuesday 16th January 1996

BBC1 Men Behaving Badly (repeat) 1st second series 92

Richard Strange as ‘Neville’


Wednesday 12th January 1996

BBC2 The O Zone 6:45 - 7:00 pm

3T, Ruth, Babylon Zoo, Coolio

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

Dusty Springfield, Ace of Base


Thursday 18th January 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Alan Davies (comedian)

Solo - intro, Heaven (live vocals)

Bucketheads - Get Myself Together

Cast - Sandstorm

Lush - Single Girl

Cher - One By One

George Micheal - Jesus To A Child (promo)

Sunscream - White Skies

The Nightcrawlers - Let’s Push It

Coolio - Too Hot (promo)

BBC1 Inside Story: A Band Is Born 10:00 - 10:50 pm

Upside Down (boy band)

BBC2 Jeremy Clarkson’s Motorworld: Switzerland

Yello


Friday 19th January 1996

BBC2 The Sounds Of The Eighties 2

Dexy’s Midnight Runners - article

- Geno (Top of the Pops 1981)

The Eurythmics - Never Gonna Cry Again (Old Grey Whistle Test 2 June 1981)

Spandau Ballet - True (Oxford Road Show 25 February 1983)

Phil Collins - sketch in Three Of A Kind 1983

- One More Night live (Wogan 6 May 1985)

The Fine Young Cannibals - article

- Johnny Come Back (Wogan 27 May 1985)

Tears For Fears - Rule The World (The Kenny Everett Television Show 13 April 85)

Suzanne Vega - interview (Wogan 1986)

- Luca (Whistle Test 1985)

Simply Red - interview by David Hepworth (Whistle Test 4 June 1985)

- Holding Back The Years (Whistle Test 5 November 1985)

BBC2 The Munsters: Far Out Munsters

The Standells - Do The Ringo, I Want To Hold Your Hand

Meridian Live From London

Curiosity Killed The Cat

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Shaggy, Human League, Diana Ross

C4 The Big Breakfast

Snap


Saturday 20th January 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Musical guests unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Meat Loaf

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Clips from 18-1-96

Take That - It Only Took A Minute debut appearance

BBC2 Peter York’s Eighties

Bob Geldof

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Musical guests unknown

C4 The Beat Specials

McAlmont, Misty Oldland

C4 The White Room (first of second series)

Blur (during Mr Robertson’s Quango Damon headbutts the microphone), Babylon Zoo, Skunk Anansie, Little Richard (with Ron Wood), Solo, Robert Palmer

plus archive clips of Ike and Tina Turner (Goodbye Again 68)

Talking Heads - Once In A Lifetime (promo)


Sunday 21st January 1996

BBC1 The Lenny Henry Show

Eddi Reader


Wednesday 24th January 1996

BBC1 This Is Your Life: John Peel

David Bowie, Mark E Smith, John Gorman, David Gedge

BBC2 The O Zone

Goldbug, The Bluetones

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

Diana Ross, East 17


Thursday 25th January 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Lulu

Babylon Zoo - intro, Spaceman

Coolio - Gangsta’s Paradise (repeat)

3T- Anything (live vocals)

Upside Down - Change Your Mind

Shed seven - Getting Better

The Saw Doctors - World Of Good (live vocals)

Skunk Anansie - Weak (live vocals)


Friday 26th January 1996

BBC2 The Sounds Of The Eighties 3

Kool and The Gang - Celebration (Top of the Pops 6 November 1980)

The Pointer Sisters - Slow Hand (Harty 24 November 1981)

Grace Jones - Slave To The Rhythm (Wogan 18 October 1985)

Cameo - Word Up (Top of the Pops 18 September 1986)

Bobby Womack - When The Weekend Comes (Ebony 1987)

Sade - Smooth Operator (Russell Harty 1984)

Alexander O’Neal - Criticize (Behind The Beat 1988)

Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Top of the Pops 21 May 1987)

BBC2 Top Gear Motorsport

Chris Rea

BBC2 Fantasy Football League

Alison Moyet

BBC2 The Fast Show (repeat)

Del Amitri

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Seal

Meridian Live From London

Gary Numan 84


Saturday 27th January 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

East 17

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 25-1-96 Shed seven, 3T, The Saw Doctors, Babylon Zoo

clips from 29-4-71 The Faces, McGuiness Flint, Ringo Starr, Dave and Ansil Collins

Genesis - Turn It On Again 13-3-80 debut

Saville - Vinyl promo include The Beatles in Dublin on RTE 64 clip

Neil Diamond - I Am I Said BBC c.71

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

The Shamen

C4 The White Room

Smashing Pumpkins, Oasis (from 12-95), Lush, BT, The Pretenders (with The Duke Quartet, Dave Stewart and Joan Osborne), Joan Osbourne, Definition of Sound

The Hollies - Look Through Any Window (Sunday Night at the London Palladium 1965)

Blondie - Denis Musik Laden 1978


Sunday 28th January 1996

Meridian Captain Ron 1992 movie with Paul Anka


Monday 29th January 1996

BBC1 Pebble Mill

Petula Clark

C4 The Big Breakfast

Kim Wilde


Tuesday 30th January 1996

BBC1 Pebble Mill

The Specials

BBC1 News

Paul Mccartney opens LIPA

BBC2 The Larry Sanders Show

Gary Kemp as house band leader

C4 The Big Breakfast

BT


Wednesday 31st January 1996

BBC1 Pebble Mill

Oleta Adams

BBC2 The O Zone

4 Mandu, Freak Power, NME Brat Awards with Pulp, Oasis, Goldie, The Bluetones, Menswear, Black Grape

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

Mike and The Mechanics

C4 The Big Breakfast

Oleta Adams


Thursday 1st February 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Lee Evans

Babylon Zoo - Spaceman

The Bluetones - Slight Return

Radiohead - Street Spirit

Meat Loaf - Not A Dry Eye In The House

QXF - Every Time You Tough Me

Dog Eat Dog - No Front

E Motion - Naughty (promo)

Northern Uproar - From A Window

Technohead - I Want To Be A Hippy

BBC1 French and Saunders

Lulu

BBC2 Jeremy Clarkson’s Motorworld: Texas

Z Z Top

Meridian Jethro Tull, The First 20 Years (repeat)

BBC1 Pebble Mill

Alison Krauss

C4 The Big Breakfast

Soda


Friday 2nd February 1996

BBC2 Electric Circus

Kim Wilde

BBC2 The Sounds Of The Eighties 4

Depeche Mode - Just Can’t Get Enough MC Swap Shop 81

Human League - Love action M C Swap Shop 81

Yazoo - Only You Cheggars Plays Pop 82

Soft Cell - Say Hello wave Goodbye (live vocals) ORS 83

New Order - Blue Monday Top of the Pops 83

Bronski Beat - Cry Boy Cry ORS 84

The Pet Shop Boys - Opportunities Whistle Test 86

Erasure - Sometimes live No Limits 87

BBC2 The Real McCoy

Maxi Priest

BBC2 Resident Alien 1990 movie

Sting

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Tori Amos

Meridian Live From London

Steve Harley and Cockney Rebel Camden Palace 12-84

C4 The Big Breakfast

4 Mandu, Snap

C4 The Girlie Show (second show)

Chynna Phillips, Sugar Ray


Saturday 3rd February 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Musical guests unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Diana Ross

C4 The White Room 11:10 pm - 12:10 am

Ocean Colour Scene, Echobelly, Rocket From The Crypt, Skunk Anansie (cancelled), Edwyn Collins (with Paul Cook on drums), BT, Wasis Diop and Lena Fiagbe, Stevie Wonder (from very first show), The Beach Boys (not on)

Spencer Davis Group - Keep On Running Beat Beat Beat 66

The Tams - Hey Girl Top of the Pops 71

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

East 17


Sunday 4th February 1996

ITV Lights, Camera, Action! A Century Of Cinema: The Sound Of Music

Madonna, Whitney Houston


Monday 5th February 1996

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

Chris De Burgh

C4 The Big Breakfast

Boyzone, Crush


Tuesday 6th February 1996

C4 Ride On

The Levellers in Germany on their touring bus


Wednesday 7th February 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

East 17

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

The Lighthouse Family, Mariah Carey, Garth Brooks, Status Quo and The Beach Boys

Carlton Hollywood Men 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Ike Turner

C4 Meat Loaf: Live In The Neighbourhood 11:25 pm - 12:25 am

The Beacon Theatre, NYC


Thursday 8th February 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Julian Cope (dressed as Newbury By-Pass security guard) with Squabsy

3T - intro, Anything (Malibu Beach)

BT - Loving You More

Joan Osbourne - One Of Us

Smashing Pumpkins - 1979 (promo)

The Lighthouse Family - Lift

East 17 - Do U Still

Etta James - I Just Wanna Make Love To You (San Diego)

Terrorvision - Perseverance

Babylon Zoo - Spaceman (repeat)

Meridian Marquee Anniversary

Alexis Korner etc

Carlton Live From The Lilydrome 12:30 - 1:25 am (last edition)

Mud, Carter USM, Hue and Cry


Friday 9th February 1996

BBC2 The Sounds Of The Eighties 5

The Teardrop Explodes - Reward OGWT 80

Orange Juice - I Can’t Help Myself OGWT 82

Robert Wyatt - Shipbuilding OGWT 83

Aztec Camera - Oblivious Whistle Test On The Road 83

Billy Bragg - Milkman Of Human Kindness OGWT 84

The Fall with Michael Clarke - The Lay Of The Land OGWT 84

The Pogues - Streams Of Whiskey WT 86

Robyn Hitchcock - Brenda’s Iron Sledge WT 85

Paul Weller - article

The Style Council - The walls Come Tumbling Down WT 85

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Noel Gallagher

Meridian Live From The Marquee

Magnum 85

BBC2 The Fast Show R

Julia Fordham

C4 TFI Fridays 6:00 - 7:00 pm (first edition)

Host: Chris Evans

Cher (weekly regular in At Home With Chris And Cher), Skunk Anansie, The Bluetones (not on), Count Indigo, Shed Seven, Ocean Colour Scene


Saturday 10th February 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

4 Mandu

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Simply Red

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2 5:20 - 6:05 pm

50th show

Blondie - Touched By Your Presence Dear 25-5-78

Rod Stewart and The Faces with John Peel - Maggie May 27-12-71

Ike and Tina Turner - Nutbush City Limits Musik Laden 1-9-73

Roxy Music - All I Want Is You 4-10-74

Ian Dury - What A Waste 11-5-78

The Rolling Stones - Get Off My Cloud 19-10-65

The Supremes - Baby Love 7-10-64

Cream - White Room farewell show RAH 5-1-69

Abba - Fernando alternate 8-4-76

The Beatles - Money It’s The Beatles 7-12-63

Van Morrison and Cliff Richard - Whenever God 14-12-89

Gary Glitter - Do You Wanna Touch 25-1-73

The Kinks - Lola alternate 3-3-70

Motorhead - Ace Of Spades 6-11-80

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

MN8

C4 The White Room 8:00 - 9:00 pm

Lou Reed, Q-Tee, Charlie’s Angels, Blur (from previous show), Cast, Gene and Marc Almond, The Cardigans, Moloko

The Who - The Kids Are Alright Sweden 65

The Only Ones - Another Girl Revolver 78


Monday 12th February 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Boyzone


Tuesday 13th February 1996

BBC1 / ITN News

Take That announce split at press conference


Wednesday 14th February 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

MN8

C4 The Big Breakfast

N-Trance


Thursday 15th February 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Justine Frischman (Elastica)

Babylon Zoo - Spaceman

Mariah Carey - Open Arms

Alcatraz - Give Me Love

Diana Ross - I Will Survive (live vocals)

Ocean Colour Scene - The Riverboat Song

Luniz - I Got 5 On It (Hollywood)

Sting - Let Your Soul Be Your Pilot

Supergrass - Intro, Go Out

The Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Aeroplane (Massachusetts)

Carlton The Brits Are Coming 8:30 - 9:00 pm

Blur, Sting, Pulp, Paul Weller, Pete Townshend, Eternal

C4 The Big Breakfast

Gabrielle


Friday 16th February 1996

BBC2 The Sounds Of The Eighties 6

Motorhead - Ace Of Spades Top of the Pops 80

Z Z Top - Cheap Sunglasses OGWT 80

U2 - I Will Follow U2 and SLF Play Belfast 81

Bruce Springsteen - Born In The USA WT 84

Bon Jovi - In And Out Of Love WT 85

Inxs - Listen Like Thieves WT 86

The Cult - Sanctuary WT 87

The Mission - Severina WT 87

C4 TFI Friday

Simply Red, Blur, Black Grape, Cher

C4 The Girlie Show

Jarvis Cocker’s student film

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Musical guests unknown

C4 How I Won The War movie with John Lennon


Saturday 17th February 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Sting

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Celine Dion

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 15-2-96

Take That six clips from TOP OF THE POPS

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Musical guests unknown

C4 The White Room

Sting, Teenage Fanclub, Gabrielle (with Geno Washington), Supergrass, McAlmont, The New Power Generation (from previous series), Babylon Zoo

The Equals - Baby Come Back West Germany 67

The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Purple Haze Beat Beat Beat

C4 Clive Anderson Talks Back...To Robin Williams and Sting 10:00 - 10:30 pm


Sunday 18th February 1996

ITV Sunday Matters

Rick Wakeman

C4 My Generation: The Animals (repeat)


Monday 19th February 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Boyzone


Tuesday 20th February 1996

Carlton The Brit Awards 8:30 - 10:00 pm (made by Initial)

Earl’s Court, London, filmed the previous night

Host: Chris Evans

Best Newcomers: Supergrass (presented by Robbie Williams)

Best Group: Oasis (presented by Pete Townshend)

Best Album: Oasis ‘Morning Glory’ (presented by Lenny Kravitz)

Best Video: Oasis ‘Wonderwall’ (presented by Michael Hutchence)

Best Single: Take That ‘Back For Good’ (presented by Jo Wiley of Radio One)

Take That - How deep Is Your Love

Best Male Singer: Paul Weller (presented by Iggy Pop)

Best Female Singer: Annie Lennox (presented by Tina Turner)

International Male: Prince

International Female: Bjork (presented by Kylie Minogue)

Lifetime Achievement: David Bowie (presented by Tony Blair)

David Bowie and Gail Ann Dorsey - Under Pressure

David Bowie and The Pet Shop Boys - Hello Spaceboy

David Bowie - Moonage Daydream

Best International Group: Bon Jovi (presented by Celine Dion)

International Newcomer - Alanis Morrisette (presented by Martin Clunes and Neil Morrissey)

Artist Of A Generation: Michael Jackson (presented by Bob Geldof)

Michael Jackson - Earth Song (with Jarvis Cocker)

Best Soundtrack: Batman Forever

The Freddie Mercury Award: the Help! Album collected by Eno (presented by Roger Taylor)

Simply Red: Fairground

Pulp - Sorted For E’s and Whizz

Alanis Morrisette - Hand In My Pocket

Oasis - Don’t Look Back In Anger (Earl’s Court 95)

C4 The Big Breakfast

Upside Down


Wednesday 21st February 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

Blur

C4 News

Bjork bust-up in Thailand

C4 The Big Breakfast

Michael Bolton interview


Thursday 22nd February 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Lisa I’Anson

Oasis - intro, Don’t Look Back In Anger, C’Monday Feel The Noize

Technohead - I Want To Be A Hippy

Blur - Stereotypes (live vocals)

3T - Anything

Robert Miles - Children

Bjork - Hyperballad (promo)

The Lighthouse Family - Lift

Babylon Zoo - Spaceman

C4 The Big Breakfast

Backstreet Boys


Friday 23rd February 1996

BBC1 Sade Live In San Diego 12:50 - 1:40 am R

BBC2 The Sounds Of The Eighties

REM - Moon River / Pretty Persuation WT 84

The Jesus and Mary Chain - A Hole WT 85

Lone Justice - Ways To Be Wicked WT 85

Echo and The Bunnymen - Killing Moon WT 85

The Bangles - Walk Like An Egyptian WT 86

The Cure - Inbetween Days WT 85

The Pixies - This Monkey’s Gone To Heaven The Late Show 89

The Smiths - Bigmouth Strikes Again WT 86

BBC2 Later Presents Paul Weller In Concert 11:45 pm - 12:50 am

with Jools Holland, Carleen Anderson

Carlton Hotel Babylon

East 17

Meridian Live from London

Steve Marriott, Camden Palace 85

BBC2 Electric Circus

Jarvis Cocker, Celine Dion

C4 The Girlie Show

Audioweb

C4 TFI Friday

Lenny Kravitz, Echbelly, Terrorvision, Massive Attack, Jarvis Cocker interview (backstage in Manchester) including unseen footage from The Brits, Cher

C4 The Big Breakfast

Babylon Zoo


Saturday 24th February 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Boyzone

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 22-2-96 Blur, Oasis (both songs), Babylon Zoo

clips from 15-2-68 The Move, The Foundations, Herman’s Hermits, Amen Corner

The Sugarcubes - Hit 9-1-92

Howard Jones - New Song c.84

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Boyzone

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Musical guests unknown

LWT An Evening With...Spike Milligan

Bill Wyman in audience

C4 The White Room

Iggy Pop, Nick cave and The Bad Seeds, Lenny Kravitz, P J Harvey, Pulp, Terry Hall, Tricky

Jimi Hendrix


Sunday 25th February 1996

BBC2 Later Presents Paul Weller In Concert (repeat) 12:35 - 1:30 pm

C4 My Generation: The Kinks R

C4 How The Frog’s Eye Sees 1:25 - 1:35 am

animation with music by Brian Eno


Monday 26th February 1996

BBC1 Holiday

Cliff Richard in Vienna

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

Boyzone


Tuesday 27th February 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Bruce Dickinson


Wednesday 28th February 1996

BBC1 Newsroom South-East

Take That at Top of the Pops also David Bowie in Limo


Thursday 29th February 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Nicky Campbell

Oasis - Don’t Look Back In Anger (repeat)

Take That - intro, How Deep Is Your Love (this, their last UK appearance would be their 42nd Top of the Pops show appearance)

Tina Turner - Whatever You Want

Terrorvision - Perseverance

Gusto - Disco’s Revenge

Sting - Let Your Soul... remix (in NYC)

David Bowie and The Pet Shop Boys - Hello Spaceboy

Celine Dion - Falling Into You

Gabrielle - Give Me A Little More Time

C4 The Big Breakfast

Credit To the Nation

BBC1 News

Status Quo sues Radio One over alleged banning of Fun Fun Fun


Friday 1st March 1996

BBC1 The Great British Song Contest Semi-Final 8:00 - 8:30 pm

Top of the Pops special for Eurovision Song Contest

BBC2 Electric Circus

R Kelly, Boyzone

BBC2 The Sounds Of The Eighties 8

UB40 - Food For Thought RGTC 81

The Beat - Hands Off She’s Mine ORS 81

Aswad - African Children Something Else 82

Run DMC - You’ll Be Illin’ WT 87

The Beastie Boys - news report 87

- No Sleep Till Brooklyn Montreaux Rock Festival 87

Salt N Pepa - ? Smash Hits Poll Winners 88

Public Enemy - ? Behind The Beat 88

Nenah Cherry - Buffalo Stance Top of the Pops 88

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Musical guests unknown

Meridian Marquee Birthday

Dr John, Chris Barber

C4 TFI Friday

Bon Jovi, Supergrass, The Lightning Seeds, Cher

C4 The Big Breakfast

Lovine


Saturday 2nd March 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

The Lightning Seeds, Jon Bon Jovi

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Battle of the Decades

60s - The Manfreds - Do Wah Diddy

70s - Showaddywaddy - Under The Moon Of Love

80s - Gary Numan - Cars

BBC2 The Oprah Winfrey Show 4:45 - 5:25 pm

Michael Bolton, Brandy

BBC2 2Dance 6:10 - 7:05 pm

Billboards. Music by Prince

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 29-2-96

clips from 16-2-81 Freeze, John Lennon, The Pretenders, Gillan

Stevie Wonder - Uptight 20-1-66

LWT An Audience With Freddie Starr 9:05 - 10:05 pm

The Jordanaires

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Musical guests unknown

C4 The Beat Specials

Pulp, Sultans Of Ping FC

C4 The White Room

Everything But The Girl, Massive Attack, Gary Numan, Kula Shaker, Salad and Sandie Shaw - Girl Don’t Come

David Bowie - Boys Keep Swinging (left from )

Lou Reed - Sex With Your Parents (left from)

Sting - I Hold My Head (left from)

The Clash - I Fought The Law Lyceum 79

The Bobby Fuller Four - I Fought The Law poss Shindig 66


Sunday 3rd March 1996

ITV A League Of Their Own 92 movie with Madonna

C4 My Genration (repeat)

The Small Faces


Monday 4th March 1996

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

Eternal

C4 The Big Breakfast

Michael Bolton


Tuesday 5th March 1996

BBC1 Carrott’s Commercial Breakdown

Spinal Tap Findus Rock N Rolls ad from Australia

C4 Sesame Street

14 Karat Soul, Los Lobos


Wednesday 6th March 1996

BBC1 This Is Your Life: Petula Clark

David Cassidy


Thursday 7th March 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Lousie Werner (Sleeper)

The Lightning Seeds - Ready Or Not

Sasha and Maria - Be As One

Eternal - Good Thing

Lush - Lady Killers (live vocals)

Supergrass - Going Out

Boyzone - intro, Going Home Now (in Korea)

Take That - How Deep Is Your Love (live vocals with audience singing along)

Bon Jovi - These Days (probably a repeat)

Gat Decor - Passion

BBC1 News

Cliff Richard in Heathcliff article

BBC2 The O Zone

Supergrass, Bon Jovi, Boyzone, Take That, David Bowie

Meridian In Profile

Coolio, Eve Gallagher


Friday 8th March 1996

BBC1 The Great British Song Final (Eurovision qualifiier)

with Gary Barlow

Meridian Hotel Babylon

Heavy Stereo

C4 TFI Friday

Edwyn Collins, Menswear, Honeycrack, Electrafixation (not on), Cher, Gabrielle, Betty Boo, Pete Townshend - interview

C4 News

Britpop in the USA with Oasis (interview and live in Detroit), Bush

C4 The Girlie Show

Charlie’s Angels


Saturday 9th March 1996

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Eternal

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 7-3-96 Lush, Eternal, Supergrass, Take That

clips from 2-1-75 Kenny, The Tymes, Status Quo, Ralph McTell

The Beatles - Real Love (second promo)

Blur - There’s No Other Way 25-4-91

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Louise

BBC1 200 Motels movie with Zappa etc

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Boyzone

LWT The Shane Richie experience 6:15 - 7:05 pm (first editon)

Tammy Wynette, Boyzone

LWT Barrymore

Lonnie Donegan


Sunday 10th March 1996

C4 Board Stupid 1:15 - 1:45 pm (snowboarding etc)

Gabrielle

C4 My Generation (repeat)

The Troggs


Monday 11th March 1996

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

The Beach Boys and Status Quo

C4 The Big Breakfast

Tori Amos

C4 Sesame Street

The Neville Brothers


Wednesday 13th March 1996

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

Tina Turner, Take That


Thursday 14th March 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: MN8

Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack

Gabrielle - Give Me Just A Little More Time

Technohead - I Want To Be A Hippy

Peter Andre – Only One

Robert Miles - Children

Gary Numan - Cars

The Beatles - Real Love (promo excerpt)

Bis - Kandy Pop

Take That - How Deep Is Your Love (white suits)

BBC2 The O Zone

Boyzone

C4 Sesame Street

Little Richard

C4 Nike ad

Shane McGowan - My Way


Friday 15th March 1996

BBC1 Leap Of Faith 92 movie

with Meatloaf

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Musical guests unknown

Meridian 25th Anniversary of The Marquee

Musical guests unknown

C4 The Girlie Show

Sister Sledge

C4 TFI Friday

Shed 7, Gene, Van Morrison and Georgie Fame


Saturday 16th March 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Musical guests unknown

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 14-3-96 Bis, Take That

clips from 10-11-83 The Cure, Marilyn, Billy Joel, Eurythmics

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 12:20 - 1:30 am comp

Hole, Marianne Faithfull, Massive Attack with Tracy Thorn, Dionne Ferris, The Mavericks

LWT The Shane Richie Experience

The Beach Boys and Status Quo – Fun Fun Fun

Granada Live From the Lilydrome 11:40 pm - 12:40 am (first edition)

Host: Lily Savage

Showaddywaddy, Marcella Detroit, Terry Hall, Freakpower

ITV Pajama Party

4 Mandu

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Dubstar


Sunday 17th March 1996

ITV Disney Club

Let Loose


Monday 16th March 1996

BBC1 Newsroom South East

The Sex Pistols press conference

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

Cliff Richard

Meridian In Profile 12:15 - 12:30 am

Marc Almond


Tuesday 19th March 1996

GMTV

Burt Bacharach

C4 The Big Breakfast

Beloved

C4 Big Mouth 11:05 pm - 12:10 am (first edition)

Musical guests unknown


Thursday 21st March 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Steve Lamacq and Jo Wiley

Oasis - Don’t Look Back (repeat)

Take That - How Deep (street clothes)

Madonna - One More Chance (promo)

Prince Naseem and Kaliphz - Walk Like A Champion

Shed 7 - Going For Gold (live vocals)

Lionel Richie - Don’t Wanna Lose You (live vocals)

Menswear - Being Brave (live vocals)

Celine Dion - Falling Into You (promo)

Garbage - Stupid Girl (live vocals)

BBC2 The O Zone

The Lightning Seeds, Louise


Friday 22nd March 1996

C4 TFI Friday

Burt Bacharach - interview

Black Grape - Pretty Vacant

Cast

Ocean Colour Scene

Gabrielle - Walk On By

Cher (At Home with Chris and Cher)

BBC2 Electric Circus

Bros article

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Tasmin Archer

ITV The Jacksons: An American Dream (repeat)

C4 The Girlie Show

Incognito


Saturday 23rd March 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

PJ and Duncan, Shed 7

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Lionel Richie

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 21-3-96 Prince Naseem, Garbage, Lionel Richie, Take That

Bing Crosby from 24-7-75

Oasis - 8-9-94

Simple Minds - 24-11083

The Pretenders - Don’t get Me Wrong 25-10-86

8th Wonder - I’m Not Scared 17-3-86

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland comp

Sheryl Crow, PJ Harvey, Tindersticks, Moby, D-Influence

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Musical guests unknown

Granada Live From the Lilydrome (on Meridian)

Three Degrees, Ultimate Kaos, George Melly


Monday 25th March 1996

BBC1 The Great British Country Music Awards 2:00 - 2:40 pm

Garth Brooks, Jimmy Nail

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

Roxanne

BBC1 The Oscars (live)

Bruce Springsteen - Dead Man Talking, Brian Adams - Did You Ever Love A Woman, Elton John, Randy Newman


Tuesday 26th March 1996

BBC1 Pebble Mill

Burt Bacharach

BBC1 The Oscars (highlights)

C4 Big Mouth

Billie Ray Martin, Holly Johnson


Wednesday 27th March 1996

Carlton A Royal Gala 8:00 - 10:00 pm

Eric Clapton, Barry Manilow


Thursday 28th March 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Mark Goodier

Wet Wet Wet - Morning (live vocals)

Cast - Walk Away (live vocals)

Ken Doh - I Need A Lover Tonight

PJ and Duncan - intro, Stepping Stone (Heathrow Airport)

The Prodigy - Firestarter (promo)

Bis - Kandy Pop

Gina G - Just A Little Bit

Dubstar - Stars (live vocals)

ITV Not Fade Away 1:40 - 2:40 am

Gary Numan


Friday 29th March 1996

ITV The Brits Uncut 11:10 pm - 12:40 am

the full version of the show

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Holly Johnson, Echobelly

ITV The Jacksons: An American Dream part two R

ITV The Queen Elizabeth Charity Concert 4:05 - 5:00 am

live in London 87

C4 The Girlie Show

Mica Paris

C4 TFI Friday

Pulp, Garbage, Space


Saturday 30th March 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Musical guests unknown

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 6-6-68 The Equals, Julie Criscoll / Brian Auger etc, Don Partridge, Manfred Mann

AC-DC - Rock N Roll Damnation 8-6-78

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland comp 2:20 - 3:25 am

Elvis Costello with James Burton and Marc Ribot, Radiohead, Chris Isaak, Boy George and Electra Strings, Lucky Dube

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Upside Down

LWT The Shane Richie Experience

Lighthouse Family

ITV Queen Elizabeth Chrity Concert part two 4:00 - 5:00 am

Musical guests unknown


Sunday 31st March 1996

BBC2 Summer Holiday 62 movie with Cliff Richard widescreen version

LWT Surpise Surprise

Gemini


Monday 1st April 1996

BBC1 Columbo: Swansong

Johnny Cash (Tommy Brown)

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

the cast of Tommy


Tuesday 2nd April 1996

C4 Big Mouth

Musical guests unknown


Thursday 4th April 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Dale Winton

Gina G - intro, Just A Little Bit

Kadoc - The Night Train

Ocean Colour Scene - You Got It Bad (live vocals)

DJ Dado - X Files

Lionel Richie - Don’t Wanna Lose You (repeat)

Pulp - Something Changed

Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack

The Prodigy - Firestarter (promo)

BBC2 First Sight: Radio Renegades 7:30 - 8:00 pm

jungle radio KOOL-FM in South London

BBC2 The O Zone

Janet Jackson

GMTV Take That In Amsterdam

C4 A Box Full Of Stories 1:30 - 1:55 pm

The Lucky Weaver, read by Ian Dury


Friday 5th April 1996 Good Friday

BBC2 The Transatlantic Sessions 7:30 - 8:00 pm (first edition)

Scottish and Irish folk acts meet USA country acts

Ally Bain and Jay Unger (regulars), Kathy Mattea, Emmylous Harris etc

C4 TFI Friday

Regular show cancelled. The original plan was to compile the best of the first few shows, but Noel Gallagher made himself available for an interview, so a new show was hastily arranged and broadcast from Chris Evans’ flat in London.

Noel Gallagher - interview

Oasis - Champagne Supernova live at earls Court (longer on the repeat)

plus repeat of previous music clips

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Musical guests unknown

C4 The Six-Five Special movie

C4 Sesame Street

Little Richard


Saturday 6th April 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Musical guests unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Suggs - Cecilia

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2 Easter Special 6:10 - 6:40 pm

old clips from past Easters and the past series

The Sex Pistols - Pretty Vacant promo 14-7-77

Status Quo - What You’re Proposing 9-10-80

The Beatles - Get Back (promo)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland compilation

Paul Weller, Supergrass, Joan Armatrading, Baaba Maal, Vulgar Boatmen, Scott Walker

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Musical guests unknown

Granada Live From the Lilydrome (on Meridian) 12:15 - 1:10 am

Jimmy Sommerville, Bitty McLean

ITV Pyjama Party 1:10 - 2:35 am

Tori Amos

Meridian The Golden Disc movie

LWT The Shane Richie Experience

The Osmonds


Sunday 7th April 1996 Easter Sunday

BBC2 The O Zone 12:35 - 1:05 pm

Tina Turner special


Monday 8th April 1996 Bank Holiday

BBC1 Songs Of The Civil War 7:30 - 8:30 am

Waylon Jennings, Hoyt Axton

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

Celine Dion

C4 Inner City Blues, A Tribute To Marvin Gaye 11:10 pm - 12:45 am

Madonna, Stevie Wonder, Bono, Nenah Cherry


Tuesday 9th April 1996

C4 Big Mouth

Natalie Merchant


Thursday 11th April 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Andi Peters

Manic Street Preachers - intro, Design For Life

Gina G - Just A Little Bit

Paul Carrack - How Long (live vocals)

The Longpigs - On And On (live vocals)

Suggs - Cecilia

Upside Down - Every Time I Fall In Love

BBC2 The O Zone

The Nightcrawlers, Dubstar, Alanis Morissette


Friday 12th April 1996

BBC2 The Transatlantic Sessions

Kathy Mattea and John Martyn, Karen Matheson (Capercaille) and Kate and Anna McGarrigle, Mary Black and Emmylou Harris

BBC2 Fantasy Fotball League

Alison Moyet

C4 TFI Friday (first pre-recorded show)

Skunk Anansie, Robbie Williams, Presidents of the USA, Manic Street Preachers, The Cranberries, Cher, The Wannadies

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Roxette, The Wannadies

C4 Flava 11:40 pm - 12:15 am

first in a series of black music promos


Saturday 13th April 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking (last with Andi Peters)

3T

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland comp

Dusty Springfield, Sinead O’Connor, Alison Moyet, Laurie Anderson, McAlmont / Butler, Whipping Boy

LWT The Shane Richie Experience

4 Mandu

ITV Pyjama Party

Skin (Skunk Anansie)

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Musical guests unknown

C4 The Gaby Roslin Show 9:00 - 10:00 pm (first editon)

Resident band - The James Taylor Quartet

Ike Turner - interview

David McAlmont - interview


Sunday 14th April 1996

BBC1 The O Zone

PJ and Duncan special

LWT The South Bank Show 11:15 pm - 12:15 am

Sting


Monday 15th April 1996

BBC1 Film ‘96 11:25 pm - 12:00 am

Sting, Jon Bon Jovi - interviews


Tuesday 16th April 1996

C4 Big Mouth

Trans Global Underground, Natasha Atlas


Wednesday 17th April 1996

C4 Jazz Greats magazine ad with Jools Holland


Thursday 18th April 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Bear Van Beers (Holland DJ, booked for the show since Lisa I’Anson was double-booked)

Mark Morrison - Return Of the Mack

The Cure - intro, The 13th

The Wildhearts - Sick Of Drugs

George Michael - Fast Love (promo)

Alanis Morissette - Ironic

The Presidents of the USA - Peaches (Mount Rushmore)

Everything But The Girl - Walking Wounded

The Cranberries - Salvation (live vocals)

Michael Jackson - They Don’t Really (promo)

BBC2 The O Zone

Pharcyde

Meridian Not Fade Away 1:40 - 2:40 am

Boy George


Friday 19th April 1996

BBC2 The Transatlantic Sessions

Ally Baine, Jay Unger, Emmylou Haris, Kate and Anna McGarrigle, Dick Gaughan

C4 TFI Friday

Bjork - interview, I Miss You, Elvis Costello - It’s Time, Alison medley, Blur, Cher

BBC2 Shooting Stars (repeat)

Jarvis Cocker

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Manic Street Preachers, The Almighty

ITV/C4 Boddington’s Beer ad

The Mike Flowers Pops - Release Me

C4 Roseanne: Construction Junction

with Tiny Tim

C4 Eurovision

Chaka Khan

C4 Flava

C4 Father Ted: Rock A Hula Ted

Clare Grogan (plays Niamh Connoly, a Sinead O’Connor spoof)


Saturday 20th April 1996

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland comp

Bjork, Isaac Hayes, Tricky, The Boo Radleys, Graham Parker, Olodum

ITV It’s Not Just Saturday

Musical guests unknown

LWT The Shane Richie Experience

Eternal


Sunday 21st April 1996

BBC2 Fully Booked 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (first edition)

3T


Monday 22nd April 1996

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

Incognito

C4 Near Dark 1987 movie

music by Tangerine Dream


Tuesday 23rd April 1996

ITN News

The Who at Hyde Park press conference

C4 Without Walls 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Not Fade Away. Buddy Holly documentary

C4 Big Mouth

Tricky


Thursday 25th April 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Chris Eubank

Ash - Goldfinger

Minty – (unknown)

Suggs - Cecilia

Mark Morrison - intro, Return Of The Mack

Sleeper - Sale Of The Century

Manic Street Preachers - Design For Life

Lisa Marie Experience - Keep On’ Jumpin’

Babylon Zoo - Animal Army

Technohead - Happy Birthday

Orbital - The Rox (promo)

BBC2 The O Zone (repeated on Saturday 27-4-96 10:35 - 10:52 am)

Alanis Morrissette, The Pet Shop Boys


Friday 26th April 1996

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Green Day

C4 TFI Friday

The Cure - Friday I’m In Love, the 13th, Jools Holland - interview, Terrorvision, Sleeper


Saturday 27th April 1996

BBC2 Words And Music 2:05 - 2:45 am R

Cults and Classics

ITV The Essential Guide To Summer 10:25 - 11:30 am

Musical guests unknown

LWT The Shane Richie Experience

Lulu

Granada Live From the Lilydrome (on Meridian)

Heatwave, Jimmy Sommerville, Bitty McLean

C4 The Gaby Roslin Show

Ricki Ross


Monday 27th April 1996

Carlton Talking Telephone Numbers

3T

Meridian The Pier 10:45 - 11:10 pm

King of the Isle: Mark King

C4 The Big Breakfast

Green Day, 60 Foot Dolls


Tuesday 30th April 1996

C4 Without Walls 9:30 - 10:00 pm

The Girl From Ipanema with Helona Pinhero

C4 Big Mouth

Musical guests unknown


Thursday 2nd May 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Michelle Gayle

Smashing Pumpkins - intro, Tonight, Tonight

Gina G - Just A Little Bit

Chantay Sauvage - I Will Survive

3 T - 24 / 7

Sleeper - sale Of The Century (live vocals)

The Cure - The 13th

George Michael - Fast Love (promo)

BBC1 Airport first of six (Docu)

Mick Jagger at Heathrow Airport

BBC2 The O Zone

Sleeper, The Bluetones


Friday 3rd May 1996

BBC2 The Transatlantic Sessions

John Martyn and Danny Thompson, Michelle Wright, Iris Demont, Mariead Ni Mhaonaigh

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Musical guests unknown


Saturday 4th May 1996

BBC1 The O Zone (repeat) 10:35 - 10:57 am

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

k d lang - I’m OK

BBC2 Words And Music (repeat)

American Stories

Meridian Scratchy and Co 9:25 - 11:30 am (first edition)

3T, Sleeper


Monday 6th May 1996 Bank Holiday

BBC2 Later Presents Mark Knopfler In Concert 6:20 - 7:20 pm

with Sonny Landreth, Donal Lunny


Tuesday 7th May 1996

C4 Big Mouth

Lloyd Cole, Malcolm McLaren


Thursday 9th May 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Bear Van Beers

Suggs - Cecilia

George Michael - fast Love (promo)

Blur - intro, The Charmless Man (live vocals)

Buster Rhymes - Woo Hah

The Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows

Def Leppard - Slang

Mark Morrison - Return of the Mack

BBC2 The O Zone

3T, Kavanah


Friday 10th May 1996

BBC2 The Transatlantic Sessions

regulars, plus Emmylou Harris

BBC2 Later Presents Mark Knopfler In Concert (repeat)

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Musical guests unknown

C4 Flava


Saturday 11th May 1996

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Gloria Estefan - Reach

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:55 pm - 1:10 am (first of seventh series)

The Cure, Willie Nelson, Tasmin Archer, Mark Morrison, Sierra Maestra

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Musical guests unknown

LWT Baywatch Nights 5:15 - 6:05 pm

Lou Rawls as Lou Raymond

The Jeff Healy Band

Granada (on Meridian) Live From The Lilydrome

Boy George, Bucks Fizz, Urban Cookie Collective


Monday 13th May 1996

BBC2 Building Sights 8:50 - 9:00 pm

Canary Wharf with Jools Holland

Granada Tonight With Richard Madely and Judy Finnigan 7:00 - 7:30 pm (first editon)

Neil Diamond cancelled due to the inclusion of O J Simpson


Tuesday 14th May 1996

C4 Big Mouth

Musical guests unknown


Wednesday 15th May 1996

BBC2 East 7:30 - 8:00 pm

Desperately Seeking Stardom with Apache Indian, Jas Mann


Thursday 16th May 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Ian Wright (Arsenal)

Bryan Adams - The Only Good Thing That...

Black Grape - Fat Neck

JX - There’s Nothing I Want To Do

1300 Drums - intro, Oh Ah Cantona

Horace Brown - One For The Money

George Michael - Fast Love (promo)

Gina G - Just A Little Bit (Oslo)

Alainis Morrisette - Ironic

Smashing Pumpkins - Tonight Tonight (probably a rereat)

BBC1 Ant And Dec Show 5:10 - 5:35 pm

Let Loose

BBC2 The O Zone

Gloria Estefan

ITV Not Fade Away 1:40 - 2:40 am

Tony Hadley chooses favourite music


Friday 17th May 1996

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Maria McKee


Saturday 18th May 1996

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:50 pm - 12:55 am

Pete Townshend, Selif Keita, Maxwell, Manic Street Preachers, Hootie and the Blowfish, The Ben Folds Five

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Bryan Adams - What Looks Good On...

BBC1 The Eurovision Song Contest

UK: Gina G - Just A Little Bit

BBC2 Elvis ‘56 1:00 - 2:00 pm

BBC2 Elvis - The Movie 2:00 - 4:45 pm

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Musical guests unknown

Granada (Meridian) Live From The Lilydrome

Carter USM, Hue and Cry, Mud

C4 The Gaby Roslin Show

Ice T – interview

Sinead O’Connor

Squeeze - Hourglass

C4 Catchfire 1990 movie with Bob Dylan


Sunday 19th May 1996

BBC2 Fully Booked

The Backstreet Boys

C4 Zig and Zag’s Dirty Deeds 5:05 - 5:35 pm

Upside Down, Boyzone


Tuesday 21st May 1996

C4 Without Walls: My Generation 9:00 - 9:30 pm

Herman’s Hermits


Wednesday 22nd May 1996

Carlton Millionaires 2:20 - 2:50 pm

Chris Wright of Chrysalis


Thursday 23rd May 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Skin (Skunk Anansie)

Dodgy- In A Room

Gina G - Just A Little Bit

The Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows

John Alford - Blue Moon

Black Grape - Fat Neck

Sean McGuire - Good Day

SWV - You’re The One

Gloria Estefan - intro, Reach (Biltmore Hotel, Miami)


Friday 24th May 1996

C4 TFI Friday 6:00 - 7:00 pm plus 11:40 pm - 12:45 am repeat

Bryan Adams, The Longpigs, Ash

C4 Baadasss TV (first in second series)

Hosts: Ice T, Andrea Oliver

Gwen Dickie (Rose Royce)

C4 The Beat Specials R

Molly Halfhead, Dodgy


Saturday 25th May 1996

BBC2 The O Zone 10:40 - 11:00 am

Metallica, The Backstreet Boys, Pauline Henry

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland

The Tony Rich Project, Everclear, Cowboy Junkies, Ice T, Ocean Colour Scene with Rico and Paul Weller, Morcheeba

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Musical guests unknown

C4 The Pet Shop Boys Discovery 2:40 - 3:40 am


Sunday 26th May 1996

BBC2 Fully Booked

Louise

C4 Zig and Zag’s Dirty Deeds 5:05 - 5:35 pm

Planet Reg part one with Lemmy


Monday 27th May 1996 Bank Holiday

GMTV

Katrina and the Waves, Boyzone

Granada Tonight With Richard Madely and Judy Finnigan

Tina Turner

ITV The 1996 World Music Awards 10:20 pm - 12:20 am

Host: Natalie Cole

Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Seal, Celine Dion etc

C4 Elvis In Hollywood 7:00 - 8:00 pm


Thursday 30th May 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Jack Dee and Jeremy Hardy

The Lightning Seeds - Three Lions (promo)

Manic Street Preachers - Australia

Peter Andre - Mysterious Girl

Bryan Adams - intro, What Looks Good

The Lighthouse Family - Ocean Drive

M Beat and Jamiroquai - Do You Know

The Backstreet Boys - Get Down

plus promos by U2, Celine Dion, Metallica

BBC2 The O Zone

Freak Power, Ice T

GMTV

The Lighthouse Family

C4 Is This Your Life? 12:10 - 12:55 am (repeat)

Olivia Newton-John


Friday 31st May 1996

BBC2 Shooting Stars (repeat) with Chris Rea

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Toby Bennett

C4 TFI Friday

The Cure, Dodgy, The Divine Comedy, Ocean Colour Scene with P P Arnold

C4 The Big Breakfast

Gary Barlow, Oasis at the Ivor Novello Awards

C4 The Beat Specials

Salad, EMF

C4 Baadasss TV

Mark Morrison


Saturday 1st June 1996

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland

Everything But The Girl, Burning Spear, Rox Sexsmith, Super Furry Animals, John Martyn

LWT Saturday Live 9:00 - 10:00 pm (first editon)

Host: Lee Hurst

Cathy Dnnis, The Lighthouse Family

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Musical guests unknown


Monday 3rd June 1996

Granada Tonight With Richard Madely and Judy Finnigan

The Mike Flowers Pops

Meridian The Pier 10:40 - 11:05 pm

Echobelly


Wednesday 5th June 1996

BBC1 Hearts Of Fire movie with Bob Dylan

LNN News

Charlie Watts visits Ray Smith’s jazz shop

C4 The Tommy Steele Story 1957 movie


Thursday 6th June 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Nicky Campbell

The Fugees - Killing Me Softly

Louise - Naked

Robert Miles - Fable

Dodgy - In A Room

Space - Female Of The Species

Tina Turner - On Silent Wings (live TV show)

Shakespeare’s Sister - I Can Drive

Darren Day - Summer Holiday

plus promos Simply Red, Paul Weller (Changing Man)


Friday 7th June 1996

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Adam Ant

C4 TFI Friday

Sting, Space, Robert Smith (The Cure)

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Skunk Anansie, Bush


Saturday 8th June 1996

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Eddi Reader - A Town Without Pity

BBC2 The O Zone

Musical guests unknown

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:20 pm - 12:30 am

Patti Smith, Crowded House, Richard Thompson with Danny Thompson, Ash, Norma Waterson, Tim Booth and the Bad Angel, The Fugees

LWT Saturday Live

The Mike Flowers Pops

Tears For Fears

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Let Loose

C4 World Of Skinhead 2:00 - 3:00 am

Chrissie Boy of Madness


Sunday 9th June 1996

BBC1 The Fame Game 2:55 - 3:30 pm

LIPA with Paul McCartney

LWT The Clive James Show 10:00 - 10:45 pm

Tom Jones


Tuesday 11th June 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

The Longpigs


Thursday 13th June 1996

C4 Clive Anderson Talks Back To Robin Williams (repeat)

with Sting


Friday 14th June 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:30 - 8:00 pm

NB Moved because of Euro ‘96 football

Host: Mark Owen

Peter Andre - Mysterious Girl

Livin’ Joy - Don’t Stop Movin’

Paul Weller - Changing Man. Peacock Suit (live vocals)

Clayton and Mullen - Mission Impossible (promo)

Ocean Colour Scene with Paul Weller on piano - The Day We Caught The Train

Celine Dion - intro, Because You Loved Me (Quebec)

Pianoman - Blurred

The Fugees - Killing Me Softly (repeat)

C4 TFI Friday

Sleeper, Shakespeare’s Sister

C4 Pepsi ad with East 17

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Shakespeare’s Sister, Bush, The Spice Girls

C4 The Beat Specials

Marion, The Boo Radleys


Saturday 15th June 1996

BBC1 Grandstand: Euro ‘96

England Vs Scotland 3:00 - 4:45 pm

Paul Carrack - God Save The Queen

Fish - Flower of Scotland

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:50 pm - 1:00 am

Z Z Top, Bo Diddley, The Bluetones, Stereolab, Nigel Kennedy, Altan, Bert Janch

LWT Saturday Live

Crowded House, Everything But The Girl

BBC2 Dancing In The Street: A Rock N Roll History 9:00 - 10:00 pm (first editon)

Whole Lotta Shakin’

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Musical guests unknown


Sunday 16th June 1996

BBC2 The Indian Runner 1991 movie

movie inspired by Bruce Springsteen song


Tuesday 18th June 1996

ITV Euro ‘96

England Vs Holland

Glenn Tilbrook - God Save The Queen


Wednesday 19th June 1996

BBC1 American Hot Wax 77 movie

C4 Boy Meets World 6:30 - 7:00 pm

Career Day with Peter Tork

C4 Geldof Goes Goonwindi R


Thursday 20th June 1996

BBC1 Cricket: Second Test (England Vs India)

Mick Jagger in crowd


Friday 21st June 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Julia Carling

Let Loose - Make It With You

Crowded House - Instinct

Shaggy and Maxi Priest - That Girl

Black Grape with Joe Strummer and Keith Allen - England’s Irie

The Fugees - Killing Me Softly (repeat)

The Longpigs – She Said

Gabrielle – Forget About The World

BBC1 Freejack 1992 movie with Mick Jagger and David Johanssen

ITN News

Pavarotti charity concert with Eric Clapton and Elton John

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Musical guests unknown

C4 TFI Friday

Sting (leftover from 7-6-96), Kula Shaker, Manic Street Preachers

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Reef, Echobelly


Saturday 22nd June 1996

BBC1 Bob Monkhouse On The Spot 9:35 - 10:05 pm

Jocelyn Brown

BBC2 The O Zone

Simply Red

BBC2 Dancing In The Street 2: Be My Baby

LWT Saturday Live

Ray Charles


Sunday 23rd June 1996

C4 A Band Called Treacle (repeat) of 14-10-95


Monday 24th June 1996

GMTV News report on The Sex Pistols at Finsbury Park

Granada Tonight With Richard Madely and Judy Finnigan

Shakespeare’s Sister


Tuesday 25th June 1996

ITV The Freshman 1990 movie with Was (Not Was)


Wednesday 26th June 1996

BBC1 / ITV Euro ‘96

England Vs Germany

Paul Young - God Save The Queen


Thursday 27th June 1996

ITV Not Fade Away 1:40 - 2:40 am

Clare Grogan


Friday 28th June 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Gina G

The Divine Comedy - Something For The Weekend

Shampoo - intro, Girl Power (Toledo, Spain with previous week’s competition winner)

The Sex Pistols - Pretty Vacant, New York

Everything But The Girl - Wrong

Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me (repeat)

Black Grape with Strummer and Allen - England’s Irie

The Fugees - Killing Me Softly (repeat)

Carlton Hotel Babylon

Shampoo, Terrorvision

BBC2 European Fantasy Football League

Ian Brodie

ITN News

The Who, Eric Clapton at Hyde Park rehearsals

C4 TFI Friday

Dodgy, Louise Wenner (Sleeper), The Lightning Seeds and Terry Hall, Supergrass

C4 Baadasss TV

George Clinton, Boney M


Saturday 29th June 1996

BBC1 The O Zone

Shampoo, Ash, Spice

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Tina Turner

BBC1 The Crowd Are On The Pitch 9:45 - 11:45 pm simulcast with Radio One

Euro ‘96 party at Old Trafford

Simply Red, M People, Dodgy, Madness

BBC2 Dancing In The Street 3: So You Wanna Be A Rock N Roll Star?

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 12:15 - 1:20 am (repeat) of 4-11-95

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Ash

ITN News

Hyde Park show with Alanis Morrisette live

LWT Saturday Live

Belinda Carlisle, Sleeper

Meridian Where The Hell’s That Gold 1988 TV movie

with Willie Nelson


Sunday 30th June 1996

BBC2 Love At Large 90 movie with Neil Young


Monday 1st July 1996

Granada Tonight With Richard Madely and Judy Finnigan

Musical guests unknown

C4 Tina Turner What’s Love Live


Wednesday 3rd July 1996

BBC1 What A Carve Up! 1961 movie with Adam Faith

BBC1 Wimbledon (live) and later news reports on BBC1 / ITN

Cliff Richard entertains crowd during downpour


Thursday 4th July 1996

C4 Border radio 1887 movie

Green On Red, John Doe, Dave Alvin


Friday 5th July 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Mark Morrison

Alison Limerick - Where Love Lies

Gary Barlow - intro, Forever Love

Ash - Oh Yeah

Bon Jovi - Oh God (Ostend)

Peter Andre - Mysterious Girl

Electronic - Forbidden City

Real 2 Real - Jazz It Up

Kula Shaker - Tattva

The Lightning Seeds - Three Lions (promo)

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Spearhead, Tricky


Saturday 6th July 1996

BBC2 The O Zone 10:35 - 10:42 am

BBC2 Dancing In The Street 4: Respect

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Shampoo

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland (repeat) of 11-11-95

Musical guests unknown

Carlton Hotel Babylon

LWT Saturday Live

Manic Street Preachers, Galliano

C4 The Beat Specials R

Marion, The Boo Radleys


Sunday 7th July 1996

BBC2 Later Presents Elvis Costello In Concert 8:00 - 9:00 pm

ITV Elton John - Tantrums and Tiarras 10:15 - 11:30 pm (Carlton / Rocket)


Monday 8th July 1996

Granada Tonight With Richard Madely and Judy Finnigan

Elvis Costello - All This Useless Beauty and interview


Tuesday 9th July 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Honeycrack


Thursday 11th July 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Posh


Friday 12th July 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Bear Van Beers

Shampoo - Girl Power

Toni Braxton - You Take Me High

The Saw Doctors - To Win Just Once

Belinda Carlisle - In Too Deep

Def Leppard - intro, Work It Out (via satellite)

The Fugees - Killing Me Softly (repeat)

Sleeper - Nice Guy Eddie

Super Furry Animals - Something For The Weekend

BBC2 Later Presents Elvis Costello In Concert longer repeat 11:50 pm - 1:05 am

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Skunk Anansie, Bush


Saturday 13th July 1996

BBC1 Bob Monkhouse On The Spot

Madeline Bell

BBC1 Two Nations Celebrate 11:30 pm - 12:30 am

The Nelson Mandella Concert from the Royal Albert Hall 11-7-96

Benjamin Zephaniah, Mzwakhe Mbuli, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Phil Collins

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Gary Barlow

BBC2 The O Zone

Shampoo, Dog Eat Dog

BBC2 Dancing In The Street 5: Crossroads

LWT Saturday Live

Bryan Adams

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Terrorvision


Sunday 14th July 1996

BBC2 Fully Booked

Sean McGuire

ITV The Rock That Rolled Away 11:30 - 11:50 am

rock and religion


Monday 13th July 1996

BBC2 A Tribute To Ella Fitzgerald 11:15 pm - 12:00 am

Ella Fitzgerald Sings (repeat) 8-5-65

Granada Tonight With Richard Madely and Judy Finnigan

Musical guests unknown


Tuesday 16th July 1996

BBC2 A Tribute To Ella Fitzgerald 11:15 pm - 12:00 am

at Ronnie Scott’s (repeat) 28-4-74


Wednesday 17th July 1996

C4 Ellen 9:00 - 9:30 pm (first episode of third series)

Theme: Texas


Thursday 18th July 1996

ITV Sugar Puffs ad with Boyzone

ITV Not Fade Away 1:45 - 2:45 pm

Belinda Carlisle

C4 The Big Breakfast

Lush


Friday 19th July 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Keithski (Keith Allen)

Umbuza - Sunshine

Terrorvision - Bad Actress

The Spice Girls - intro, Wannabe (Japan)

Livin’ Joy - Don’t Stop Movin’

Rock Therapy - Reaching Out

Los del Rio - Macarena

Nenah Cherry with Bernard Butler - Woman

Gary Barlow - Forever Love (reepaet)


Saturday 20th July 1996

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland (repeat) 18-11-95

LWT Saturday Live

Dodgy

BBC2 Dancing In The Street Eight Miles High

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Daddy Freddy, Krush, Alisha’s Attic

BBC1 The New Adventures Of Supreman

Big Girls Don’t Cry with Roger Daltrey (The Assassin)

BBC1 Bob Monkhouse On The Spot

Carol Kenyon


Sunday 21st July 1996

ITV The Rock That Rolled Away


Tuesday 23th July 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Northern Uproar


Wednesday 23rd July 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Tina Arena


Thursday 25th July 1996

GMTV

Cathy Dennis

ITV Not Fade Away

Alvin Stardust

C4 The Big Breakfast 1000th Show

Robbie Williams, Kim Wilde, Bob Geldof


Friday 26th July 1996

BBC1 Chicago Hope 9:30 - 10:15 pm

Growth Pains with Ben E King (himself)

BBC2 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

NB moved to BBC2 because of Olympics

Host: Lisa I’Anson

New Edition - intro, Hit Me Off (Jurassic Park)

Pato Banton - Groovin’

Robbie Willliams - Freedom

Mark Morrison - Crazy

Suede - Trash

Joyrider - Rush Hour

The Spice Girls - Wannabe (Japan, not repeat)

C4 Friends 9:30 - 10:00 pm

The One With The Baby On The Bus with Chrissie Hynde (Stephanie)

C4 Cybill 9:30 - 9:30 pm

A Who’s Who For What’s His Name with Kenny Rogers (himself)

C4 The White Room 11:35 pm - 12:35 am (first of third series)

Kula Shaker, Sinaed O’Connor, Nenah Cherry, Mark Morrison, My Life Story, Roger Chapman and Jay Darlington (of Kula Shaker) - House of The Rising Sun

plus archive clips of Aretha Franklin, The Undertones


Saturday 27th July 1996

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Francis Rossi

BBC1 Bob Monkhouse On The Spot

Jocelyn Brown

BBC2 The O Zone

Boyzone, Cathy Dennis

BBC2 Dancing In The Street Hang On To Yourself

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland (repeat) 25-11-95

LWT You Bet! 6:55 - 7:55 pm

Louise

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Musical guests unknown


Sunday 28th July 1996

ITV The Rock That Rolled Away

Musical guests unknown


Monday 29th July 1996

ITV Celebrity Squares

Helen Shapiro


Friday 2nd August 1996

BBC2 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

NB Moved to BBC2 because of the Olympics

Host: Jas Marr

Sean McGuire - Don’t Pull Your Love

The Spice Girls - intro, Wannabe

OMC - How Bizarre

Alisha’s Attic - I Am I Feel

Nenah Cherry with Bernard Butler - Woman

Manic Street Preachers - Everything Must Go (live vocals)

Eternal - Someday

Los Del Rio - Macarena

BBC2 London Shouting 11:15 - 11:50 pm

Super Furry Animals

C4 The White Room

Elvis Costello, Paul Weller, Suede, LV, Alisha’s Attic, Dodgy, Ricardo Di Force

plus archive of Buffalo Springfield, Sister Sledge

C4 DOA 1981 movie 12:40 - 2:20 am

with The Sex Pistols etc


Saturday 3rd August 1996

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Cher - The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore

BBC2 The O Zone

East 17, Manic Street Preachers, Eternal

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland (repeat) 2-12-95

BBC2 Dancing In The Street No Fun

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Musical guests unknown


Sunday 4th August 1996

BBC1 Olympic Grandstand

The closing ceremony with B B King, Stevie Wonder etc

BBC2 Fully Booked 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

East 17, Cathy Dennis, Kavana

ITV The Rock That Rolled Away

Yusef Islam

LWT Danny Boy - In Sunshine Or In Shadow 11:15 pm - 12:15 am

documentary about the song ‘Danny Boy’

Eric Clapton, Marianne Faithfull, Shane MacGowan, Sinead O’Connor, Van Morrison

C4 Too Close To Heaven 4:30 - 5:35 (first of three)

history of gospel

C4 Weird Nightmare (repeat) 2:15 - 3:15 am


Thursday 8th August 1996

ITV Heartbeat (repeat)

Father’s Day with Freddie Garrity (Tiny Weedon)


Friday 9th August 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

NB The show remains on Fridays

Host: Peter Andre

Suede - Trash

3T and Michael Jackson - Why (promo)

Robbie Williams - Freedom

The Spice Girls – Wannabe (repeat)

Mee Me Me – Hanging Around

East 17 – Somebody To Love

New Edition – Hit Me Off

BBC1 Safe And Sound (first episode of sitcom)

theme Paul Brady

C4 The White Room

East 17, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, The Boo Radleys. Elvis Costello (leftover from earlier show), Ruby Turner and Courtney Pine, Nicholette

plus archive clips from Tommy James and The Shondells

C4 Head 1968 movie with The Monkees


Saturday 10th August 1996

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Eternal

BBC1 Body Of Evidence 1992 movie

with Madonna

BBC2 The O Zone

3T, The Jacksons

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 12:10 - 1:25 am (repeat) 9-12-95

BBC2 Dancing In The Street 9: Make It Funky

BBC2 The Business 6:30 - 7:00 pm

The Business of Rock with Vince Power (The Mean Fiddler), Tony Hollingsworth (show producer)

Meridian Scratchy and Co

MN8, Kavanah


Sunday 11th August 1996

ITV The Rock That Rolled Away

Heavy Metal and Occult

C4 Too Close To Heaven

includes Sam Cooke on Steve Douglas Show 64, Dorothy Coates Love etc


Monday 12th August 1996

ITV Celebrity Squares

Sheila Ferguson

C4 Boy Meets World

Rave On with Peter Tork


Tuesday 17th August 1996

C4 the Big Breakfast

Ozzy Osbourne


Friday 16th August 1996

BBC1 The Record Breakers

Meat Loaf

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Jo Whiley, Steve Lamacq

Cher - The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore

OMC - How Bizarre R

Kula Shaker - Hey Dude

OMD - Walking On The Milky Way

George Michael - Spinning The Wheel (promo)

Paul Weller - Peacock Suit R

Eternal - Someday

The Spice Girls - Wannabe

ITN News

Elvis Presley police film footage from Chicago 1957 at auction

C4 Don’t Knock The Rock 56 movie

C4 M & Ms ad with B B King

C4 The Big Breakfast

E-Voke

C4 The White Room

The Charlatans, Manic Street Preachers, Nut, Jamiroquai, Chaka Demus and Pliers

plus archive clips from Bill Withers, The Jam


Saturday 17th August 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

Oasis, Ant and Dec

BBC2 Dancing In The Street Planet Rock 9:50 - 10:50 pm

Meridian Scratchy and Co

Ant and Dec, 3T


Sunday 18th August 1996

ITV The Rock that Rolled Away

Songs For A New Age


Monday 19th August 1996

GMTV

Louise, Let Loose


Tuesday 20th August 1996

BBC2 Edinburgh Nights

Jarvis Cocker

BBC2 Star Trekkers

Paul Hartnall (Orbital)

C4 The Big Breakfast

Rozelle


Thursday 22nd August 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

The Longpigs


Friday 23rd August 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Bear Van Beers

REM - E Bow The Letter (promo)

Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever

The Spice Girls - intro, Wannabe

The Backstreet Boys - We’ve Got It Going On (live vocals)

OMC - How Bizarre (live vocals)

Bryan Adams - Let’s Make A Night (live vocals)

Ant and Dec - Better watch Out (live vocals)

GMTV Suggs

C4 The Big Breakfast

Shed 7

C4 The White Room (last edition)

Space, Bryan Adams, The Beautiful South, Placebo, Kula Shaker (leftover from a previous show), Gary Barlow

plus archive clips from Tom Jones and Wilson Pickett, LaBelle

C4 Phantom Of the Paradise 1974 movie

Paul Williams


Saturday 24th August 1996

BBC2 The O Zone 10:35 - 10:42 pm

Shed Seven

Meridian Scratchy and Co

MN8, Awesome

ITV Teen Agent 91 movie

with Roger Daltrey


Sunday 25th August 1996

BBC1 Carpenters - Yesterday Once More 10:45 - 11:35 pm

with John Denver, The Osmonds, Herb Alpert

BBC1 Carpenters Live At The New London Theatre 11:35 pm - 12:05 am (an edited repeat of 3-12-76)


Monday 26th August 1996

BBC2 Star Trek Night 7:15 pm - 12:30 am

Star trekkers include Shaun Ryder and Kermit (Black Grape)

C4 The Big Breakfast

Grace, Shine MC


Tuesday 27th August 1996

BBC1 News

Oasis leave for the USA without Liam

BBC2 The O Zone 7:10 - 7:30 pm

Oasis at Knebworth with Ocean Colour Scene, Kula Shaker etc

BBC2 Barbarosa 1982 movie

with Willie Nelson

C4 The Big Breakfast

Space


Wednesday 28th August 1996

BBC2 The Business: The Business of Rock postponed from 10-8-96

C4 The Big Breakfast

Happy Clappers


Thursday 29th August 1996

BBC1 News

Liam leaves for the Oasis USA tour

ITV The Scoop 4:45 - 5:10 pm

Boyzone

C4 The Big Breakfast

Measwear


Friday 30th August 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Simon Mayo

Shed Seven - On Saturday

Fluffy - intro, Nothing

MN8 - Tuff Act To Follow

The Spice Girls – Wannabe (repeat)

De Lacy - That Look

Louise - Undivided Love

Jamiroquai - Virtual Insanity

C4 The Last Waltz 1977 movie in widescreen and stereo


Saturday 31st August 1996

BBC1 The O Zone 11:50 am - 12:05 pm

the past year in music

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

The Lighthouse Family

LWT The Noise 11:00 - 11:30 am (first edition)

Host: Andi Peters

Shed Seven - On Standby

Neneh Cherry - interview

The Fugees - interview in USA

Boyzone - interview, What Can

ITV Wow 9:25 - 11: 00 am

Louise

LWT An Audince With Freddie Starr (repeat)

with The Jordanaires


Sunday 1st September 1996

ITV Disney Club 8:00 - 10:15 am (first editon)

Peter Andre

C4 Black Divas 8:30 - 9:00 pm

with David McAlmont


Tuesday 3rd September 1996

BBC2 The O Zone Special 7:10 - 7:30 pm

The Pet Shop Boys

ITV Goggle Watch 4:40- 5:10 pm (first editon)

MN8


Thursday 5th September 1996

ITV Goggle Watch

Gina G

ITV Tales From The Dark Side - The Movie

with Deborah Harry, David Johanssen

C4 Heartworn Highways 1981 movie

with Charlie Daniels etc


Friday 6th September 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Julia Carling

The Spice Girls - Wannabe (LA clip cancelled, showed repeat instead)

Spice - Me And You Versus The World

Clock - Oh What A Night

Kula Shaker - Hey Dude

Dina Caroll - Escaping

The Charlatans - From One To Another

Los Del Rio - Macerena (repeat)

Rocket From The Crypt - intro, On A Rope

Flashback archive slot: Soft Cell from 3-9-81

C4 Friends 9:30 - 10:30 pm

The One After The Superbowl with Chris Isaak


Saturday 7th September 1996

BBC1 Top of the Pops 9:45 - 10:18 am (repeat of 6-9-96)

LWT The Noise

Space - live, Skin (Skunk Anansie) interview, Sting - interview, Louise - interview

ITV Wow

Shampoo


Sunday 8th September 1996

C4 Sex With Paula (repeat)


Tuesday 10th September 1996

BBC2 The O Zone 7:10 - 7:30 pm

report on the music of the year by Grange Hill teachers

BBC2 Music Awards 11:15 pm - 12:00 am

The Mercury Music Awards show with Pulp, Norma Waterson etc


Thursday 12th September 1996

BBC1 / ITN News

Oasis abandon American tour

BBC2 Neverwhere 9:00 -9:30 pm (first epidoe)

music by Brian Eno

ITV Not Fade Away 12:35 - 1:35 am

Kim Wilde

C4 Joe Cocker: Have A Little Faith (repeat)


Friday 13th September 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Dennis Pennis

Peter Andre - intro, Flava

Rocket From The Crypt - On A Rope

Stretch and Vern - I’m Alive

Jamiroquai -

Skunk Anansie - All I want

Way Out West - The Gift

Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever

Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany’s

Flashback: Abba - Dancing Queen (promo) (intro’d by Noel Edmonds 16-9-76)

C4 TFI Friday 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Jamiroquai, Rocket From The Crypt, The Charlatans, Nenah Cherry


Saturday 14th September 1996

BBC1 Top of the Pops 9:45 - 10:15 am

BBC1 The O Zone

Skunk Anasie, Jamiroquai

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 16-6-77 Queen, Olivia Newton-John, ELP, Tom Petty

Oasis from 30-6-94

Trio from 8-7-82

Free - My Brother Jake

ITV Wow

3T

LWT The Noise

Babylon Zoo - interview, 3T - interview, Joy Rider, The Lighthouse Family


Sunday 15th September 1996

BBC2 Later Presents Brit Beat 8:30 - 9:30 pm

Ocean Colour Scene and Paul Weller - The day We Caught The Train

Paul Weller - Woodcutter’s Son

The Charlatans - Just Lookin’

Black Grape - Reverend Black Grape

Ash - Goldfinger

Elastica - Car Song

Oasis (without Liam) - Wonderwall

Radiohead - The Bends

Blur - The Universal

Super Furry Animals - If You Want Me To Destroy You

Cast - Fine Time

The Bluetones - Slight Return

Manic Street Preachers - Small Black Flowers That Grow In The Sky

Pulp - I Spy


Monday 16th September 1996

BBC2 Later Presents Brit Beat 6:50 - 7:35 pm edited version of 15-9-96

BBC2 The Larry Sanders Show

The People’s Show with Elvis Costello


Tuesday 17th September 1996

BBC2 The O Zone Special 7:10 - 7:30 pm

Top Of The Pops at Wembley with Bjork, East 17, Kula Shaker etc


Wednesday 18th September 1996

BBC1 Newsroom South East

Auction with The Beatles Jacaranda footage


Friday 19th September 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops (1700th show)

Host: Tony Mortimer (East 17)

Phil Collins - intro, Dance Into The Light (live vocals)

Belinda Carlisle - Always Breaking My Heart

Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany’s

The Lighthouse Family - Goodbye Heartbreak

Sheryl Crow - If It Makes You Happy

Clock - Oh What A Night

The Bluetones - Marblehead Johnson

The Fugees - Ready Or Not (promo)

Flashback - Adam and The Ants - Prince Charming (promo) 15-9-81

Meridian The Loop 11:45 pm - 12:15 am (first editon)

The Greatest Rock N Roll Swindle?

Host: Carl Moses

All acts recorded live at The Essential Festival, Brighton

Chuwambawa, Northern Uproar, The Lightning Seeds, Dreadzone, Marion

C4 TFI Friday

The Cardigans, Skunk Anansie, Mansun, Electronic


Saturday 20th September 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm (first edition)

Hosts: Zoe Ball, Jamie Theakston

Boyzone

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Phil Collins - Dance Into The Light

BBC1 Top Of The Pops Weekend 11:25 pm - 12:25 am

Charity show at Wembley Arena to raise money for Childline (10th anniversary)

Hosts: Jo Whiley and Steve Lamacq

Bjork, Terrorvision, Kula Shaker, Ocean Colour Scene, Cast, Sleeper

BBC1 Top of the Pops 12:25 - 1:00 am (repeat)

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2 4:15 - 5:00 pm

1700th edition special

All clips taken from 100th anniversary shows

100 The Seekers - The Carnival Is Over 25-11-65

200 The Foundations - Baby Now That I Found You 9-11-67

300 The Archies - Sugar Sugar 23-10-69 colour

400 Slade - Coz I Luv U 11-11-71

500 The Simon Park Orch - Eye Level 4-10-73

600 David Essex - Hold Me Close live 9-10-75

700 The Floaters - Float On (promo) 25-8-77

800 The Boomtown Rats - I Don’t Like Monday s 28-7-79

900 The Specials - Ghost Town 9-7-91

1000 Spandau Ballet - True 5-5-83

1100 Phil Bailey and Phil Collins - Easy Lover (promo) 21-3-87

1200 George Michael and Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (promo) 12-2-87

1300 Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan - Especially For You (promo) 5-1-89

1400 Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby 6-12-90

1500 Boyz II Boyz - End Of The Road 12-11-92

1600 Take That - Sure 20-10-94

1700 The Fugees - Ready Or Not (promo) 19-9-96

LWT The Noise

Skunk Anansie

ITV Wow

Sleeper


Sunday 22nd September 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops Weekend 2:55 - 4:20 pm

part two. Hosts: Peter Andre, Gina G

Michelle Gayle, Louise, The Outhere Brothers, 3T, Ant and Dec, Boyzone, East 17


Monday 23rd September 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

L L Cool J, The Bluetones


Tuesday 24th September 1996

BBC1 Holiday

Cliff Richard in Bronte Country


Wednesday 25th September 1996

C4 Fresh Pop 6:50 - 7:00 pm

Skunk Anansie intros All I want (promo)


Friday 27th September 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Harry Hill

Ocean Colour Scene - intro, The Circle (live vocals)

Skunk Anansie - All I Want (live vocals)

Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever

The Bluetones - Marblehead Johnson

Metallica - Hero Of The Day (Barcelona)

Dina Carroll - Escaping

Power Station - Can U Rock It

The Fugees - Ready Or Not (Detroit)

Flashback: The Communards - Don’t Leave Me This Way 30-9-86

BBC2 Electric Circus 6:45 - 7:00 pm

Sheryl Crow - interview

Meridian The Loop

Bis, Chuwamba...

C4 TFI Friday

The Bluetones, The Longpigs, Baby Bird, The Beautiful South


Saturday 28th September 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Peter Andre

BBC1 Top of the Pops 12:20 - 12:55 am (repeat)

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Luther Vandross

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 10-4-75 10cc, The Three Degrees, Sweet, The Goodies

Exile - Kiss You All Over 21-9-78

Bangles - Manic Monday 27-2-86

LWT The Noise

Dina Caroll, The Bluetones - Marblehead Johnson, Luther Vandross, The Spice Girls in Hong Kong

LWT Brian Conley - Live And Dangerous 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Sheila Ferguson

ITV Wow

Musical guests unknown

ITV Helter Skelter 4:10 - 5:00 am (first editon)

Flower Children, Bell Curtis, Big Country


Wednesday 2nd October 1996

Meridian The Pier Mark King (repeat) 27-4-96

Meridian In Profile

Stiltskin, Blind Melon, Drugstore 12:15 - 12:50 am


Thursday 3rd October 1996

BBC2 The Works

Peter Green: A Hard Road

C4 Dosh 8:00 - 8:30 pm (first edition)

Adam Faith


Friday 4th October 1996

BBC1 Despartaely Seeking Susan Madonna movie

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

New opening credits, same music

Host: Tony Wright (Terrorvision)

Boyzone - intro, Words

Sleeper - Statuesque

The Long Pigs - Lost Myself

Everything But The Girl - Single

Gabrielle - If You Really Cared

Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany’s

Flashback: The Faces - Maggie May (with John Peel) 5-10-71

BBC1 This Is Your Life: Toyah Wilcox 8:00 - 8:30 pm

Robert Fripp, Noddy Holder, Girlschool

BBC1 The Muppets Tonight 7:00 - 7:25 pm

Michael Dolenz - I’m A Believer

BBC2 Shooting Stars

Robbie Williams

BBC2 The Larry Sanders Show

Clint Black, Kris Kristofferson

Meridian The Loop

Fluke, Dreadzone

Meridian Oasis By The Sea (repeat) 11:40 pm - 12:40 am

C4 TFI Friday

The Lemonheads, Imperial Drag, Manic Street Preachers


Saturday 5th October 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Sleeper, Bitty McLean

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Boyzone

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat) 11:15 - 11:50 pm

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Iron Maiden - Running Free 22-2-80

The Dave Clark Five - Bits And Pieces 26-2-64

Billy J Kramer - Little Children 26-2-64

The Moody Blues - Go Now! 31-12-64

The Righteous Brothers - You’ve Lost that Lovin’ Feelin’ 21-1-65

R & J Stone - We Do It 5-2-76

The Police - I Can’t Stand Losing You

BBC2 The Country Music Awards 10:45 pm - 12:15 am

Host: Vince Gill

Vince Gill and Dolly Parton, Kris Kristofferson, Brooks and Dunn, Dwight Yoakham, Wynonna Judd and Michael Bolton etc

BBC2 Rock All Night 1957 movie

LWT The Noise

Ant and Dec

ITV Wow

Gary Glitter

Meridian Helter Skleter

Flower Children, Bell Curtis, Big Country

C4 Fame Factor: The Vanishing Of Richie Manic 10:00 - 10:30 pm

C4 Fame Factor: Reflected Glory 1:05 - 1:20 am


Sunday 6th October 1996

ITV Disney Club

Damage

Meridian This Is Elvis movie


Monday 7th October 1996

Meridian The Pier 10:45 - 11:15 pm

It’s Not Only Rock N Roll

with Kula Shaker, The Levellers, Caramel Jack


Friday 11th October 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Bear Van Beers

The Spice Girls - intro, Say You’ll Be There

Manic Street Preachers - Kevin Carter

Jeremy Healy - Stomp!

The Beautiful South - Rotterdam

Cast - Flying

Baby Bird - You’re Gorgeous

Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever

Chemical Brothers - Setting Sun (promo)

LWT The Late Jonathan Ross 10:30 - 11:30 pm (first edition)

Musical guests unknown

Meridian Bon Jovi Live at Wembley 11:45 pm - 12:45 am

Meridian The Loop

Echobelly, Gene, Catatonia

C4 TFI Friday

Mark Morrison, Suede, Mick Hucknell, Jools Holland


Saturday 12th October 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Boyzone, The Spice Girls

BBC1 The O Zone

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 14-1-71 Badfinger, Frank Sinatra, Tom Jones, Elton John

Level 42 - Love Games 23-4-81

Alphaville - Big In Japan 20-8-84

LWT The Noise

East 17, MN8

ITV Wow

MN8

Meridian Helter Skelter

Flower Children, Bell Curtis, The Libertines etc


Sunday 13th October 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

The Spice Girls, Boyzone, Luther Vandross

Meridian The Story of The Beach Boys: Summer Dreams (repeat)


Tuesday 15th October 1996

BBC2 The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Ziggy Marley

BBC2 The O Zone (revised repeat)


Thursday 17th October 1996

BBC1 News

The opening night of the West End show Heathcliff with Cliff Richard


Friday 18th October 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Nigel Kennedy

Boyzone - intro, Words

The Boo Radleys - C’Mon Kids

Montel Jordan - I Like

Mark Morrison - Trippin’

Bally Sagoo - Dil Cheez

Black Street - No Diggity

The Lightning Seeds - intro, What If

Sneaker Pimps - 6 Underground

Meridian The Loop

The Lightning Seeds, Marion

Meridian UB40 in South Africa

Anglia After Hours with Tom Robinson 10:40 - 11:40 pm

LWT The Late Jonathan Ross 10:30 -11:30 pm

C4 TFI Friday

Reef, Cast, Gabrielle and East 17


Saturday 19th October 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

East 17 and Gabrielle

BBC1 Children In Need - The First Act 5:45 - 5:55 pm

Boyzone

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat) 12:20 - 12:55 am

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 6-7-78 Buzzcocks, City Boy, ELO, Justin Heyward

The Mixtures - Pushbike Song 25-2-71

Chuck Berry - from Sounds on Saturday

BBC2 Viva Las Vegas Elvis Presley movie widescreen print

LWT The Noise

Boyzone, The Spice Girls, Suede, The Lightning Seeds

Meridian Helter Skelter

The Libertines, Subway Sooper Stringz, Stiltskin

C4 Fame Factor: Rock Wives 11:55 pm - 12:55 am

Angie Bowie, Shirley Watts


Sunday 20th October 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

Alexander O’Neal, Toni Braxton, Suede, Space


Tuesday 22nd October 1996

BBC1 Holiday

Olivia Newton-John in Ireland

BBC2 The O Zone 7:10 - 7:30 pm

Dodgy, Neneh Cherry, East 17 and Gabrielle


Thursday 24th October 1996

BBC2 Third Rock from The Sunday 9:00 - 9:25 pm (first editon)

theme by Ban Vaughan


Friday 25th October 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Hosts: Jo Whiley, Steve Lamacq

Suede - Beautiful Ones

The Spice Girls - intro, Say You’ll Be There

Faithless - Insomnia

Baby Bird - You’re Gorgeous

Gina G - I Belong To You

F Morton - Naughty North and Sexy South

Cast - Flying

GMTV The One (first in daily series about a boy band, done Monkees style)

Meridian The Loop

Northern Uproar, Audioweb

Meridian Status Quo - Don’t Stop 11:40 pm - 12:40 am

Live at the Brixton Academy, with The Beach Boys, Bryan May and Maddy Prior

C4 TFI Friday

Tom Jones, Alisha’s Attic, The Lightning Seeds


Saturday 26th October 1996

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Status Quo (Gotcha) - and Maddy Prior - All Around My Hat

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

The Lightning Seeds

BBC1 Top of the Pops 12:20 - 12:55 am

BBC1 Simply Red In Concert 12:55 - 1:50 am

Manchester 1990

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 20-1-83 Echo and the Bunnymen, The Stranglers, U2, Kajagoogoo

Suzi Quatro - Can The Can 11-5-73

Yellow Dog - Just One Night 2-3-78

The Jacksons - Show The Way To Go 77 live

LWT The Noise

Simply Red, Reef

ITV Wow

The Spice Girls, East 17 and Gabrielle

Meridian A406 (football show) 1:40 - 2:10 pm

My Life Story

Meridian Helter Skelter

Subway Soopa Stringz, Graham Gouldman, Sister Sister, Ruin Brothers, Ezio, Big Country, Tantric, K E Black, Slate, Born 2 Be


Sunday 27th October 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

The Lightning Seeds, MN8, East 17

ITV Disney Club TV

The Spice Girls


Monday 28th October 1996

C4 Short Stories: Starring In Cleethorpes 8:00 - 8:30 pm

Northern Soul documentary with Doris Troy


Tuesday 29th October 1996

BBC2 The O Zone revised repeat of 27-10-96


Friday 1st November 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Julian Clary

Jimmy Nail - intro, Country Boy

Reef - Place Your Hands

East 17 and Gabrielle - If You Ever

Livin’ Joy - Follow The Rules

Alisha’s Attic - Alisha Rules The World

Space - Neighbourhood

Toni Braxton - Unbreak My Heart (Beverly Hills)

The Spice Girls - Say You’ll Be There

BBC2 Shooting Stars

Gabrielle

BBC2 Have I Got News For You 10:00 - 10:30 pm (repeated the following day)

Elvis Costello

Anglia After Hours

Ezio, The Manfreds, Driven

C4 TFI Friday

The Pet Shop Boys, Bjork, The Divine Comedy, Shaun Ryder (corner shop owner)


Saturday 2nd November 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Musical guests unknown

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 28-10-76 Leo Sayer, Chicago, Wild Cherry, Joan Armatrading

Quantum Jump - The Long Ranger 28-6-79

BBC1 Top of the Pops R

BBC1 Woodstock ‘94 1:00 - 2:30 am

Crosby Stills and Nash, Santana, Joe Cocker, Bob Dylan, Peter Gabriel, Red Hot Chilli Peppers

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland: 49 Not Out 11:45 pm - 12:45 am

compilation - Alanis Morrisette, Oasis, Portishead, Crowded House etc

LWT The Noise

911

ITV Helter Skelter

Funkabubble, Graham Gouldman, Scrap Iron Scientists, Ruin Brothers, Big Country

C4 Fame Factor: Don’t Leave Me This Way 11:25 - 11:55 pm

Brian Connelly of Sweet


Sunday 7th November 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

Dodgy, Neneh Cherry

ITV Disney Club

911


Monday 4th November 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Dodgy


Tuesday 5th November 1996

BBC2 The O Zone revised repeat of 7-11-96


Wednesday 6th November 1996

BBC1 Absolutely Fabulous: The Final Shout part one 9:30 - 10:15 pm

Marianne Faithfull (God), P P Arnold, Marcella Detroit (angel)

LWT An Evening With Lily Savage 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Robbie Willaims


Thursday 7th November 1996

BBC1 Absolutely Fabulous: The Final Shout part two

ITV Anything You Can Do 6:30 - 7:00 pm

911


Friday 8th November 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Frankie Dettorri (racehorse jockey)

Simply Red - intro, Angel (live vocals)

Boyzone - intro, Isn’t It A Wonder

Gina G - I Belong To You

Bjork - Possibly Maybe (live vocals)

911 - Don’t Make Me Wait

Baby Face and Shalamar - This Is The Lover (USA)

Moby - Come On Baby

Robson / Jerome - What Becomes Of the Broken Hearted (promo)

Flashback: Slade - Coz I Luv U 9-11-71

BBC2 Shooting Stars

Belinda Carlisle, Reg Presley

C4 TFI Friday

Dodgy, The Fine Young Cannibals, Louise Wenner (relief teacher)


Saturday 9th November 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Bryan Adams

BBC1 Children In Need - Waiting In The Wings

Bill Wyman, The Spice Girls

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Jimmy Nail

BBC1 Top of the Pops R

BBC1 Woodstock ‘94 1:00 - 2:40 am

Blind Melon, Porno For Pyros, Melissa Etheridge, Youssou N’Dour, James

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Clips from 15-10-70 Deep Purple, Matthews Southern Comfort, The Hollies, The Rattles

Generation X - Your Generation 15-9-77

J J Barrie - No Charge 3-6-76

Screaming Lord Sutch - Jack The Ripper live 29-9-64 (23-4-65 documentary)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland (first in eight series) 11:15 pm - 12:15 am

NB the 50th show

Kula Shaker, Joe Cocker, Jackson Browne, Orbital, The Blue Nile

LWT The Noise

Cyndi Lauper, Kula Shaker

Meridian Helter Skelter

Saint and Campbell, Stiltskin etc


Sunday 10th November 1996

BBC1 The O Zone

Mark Owen

BBC1 The Royal Variety Performance 7:20 - 9:55 pm

Lionel Richie, Tom Jones, Eternal


Monday 11th November 1996

BBC1 Beat Girl movie with Adam Faith


Tuesday 12th November 1996

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks 10:00 - 10:30 pm (first edition)

Host: Mark Lamarr

Panel: Phil Jupitus and Sean Hughes (regulars), plus Richard Fairbrass (Right Said Fred), Matthew Priest (Dodgy), Donna McPhail (comedian), Bruce Dickinson

C4 The White Room (repeat) of 26-7-96


Wednesday 13th November 1996

C4 The Big Breakfast

Kenny Rogers

C4 Fresh Pop 6:50 - 7:00 pm

Pet Shop Boys intro (promo)


Thursday 14th November 1996

BBC1 Crocodile Shoes (first of second series)

Songs sung by Jimmy Nail

BBC1 Newsroom South East

Chris Rea interview


Friday 15th November 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: The Fast Show cast

Mark Owen - intro, Child

Robert Miles - One and One

Backstreet Boys - I’ll Never Break Your Heart

Toni Braxton - Unbreak My Heart (repeat)

The Woolpackers - Hillbilly Rock

East 17 and Gabrielle - If You Ever

Robson / Jerome - What Becomes of the Broken Hearted (promo)

BBC2 Shooting Stars

Sonia Medan (Echobelly)

C4 TFI Friday

Skunk Anansie, Shed Seven, Chris Rea, Bryan Adams, Sharlena (Texas)


Saturday 16th November 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Mark Owen, Jimmy Nail, Backstreet Boys

BBC1 News

National Lottery second anniversary with rehearsals featuring Bryan Adams

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Bryan Adams

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat) 12:25 - 12:55 am

BBC1 Annie Lennox...In The Park (repeat) 12:55 - 1:55 am

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:10 pm - 12:10 am

The Beautiful South, Meteallic, Catatonia, Horace Andy, Donovan

Meridian Helter Skelter

Sister Sister, The Libertines, Corrosion of Conformity

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 27-1-77 Mr Big, David Paton, Status Quo, Barry Briggs

Meat Loaf - Modern Girl 18-10-84 debut

ITV The MTV Europe Music Awards

Host: Robbie Williams

The Fugees, George Michael, Boyzone and Peter Andre, The Smashing Pumpkins, Bryan Adams, Simply Red and The Fugees, Kula Shaker, Goldie, Bjork, Prodigy

LWT The Noise

MTV Europe awards special


Sunday 17th November 1996

BBC1 The O Zone

Sheryl Crow, Garbage

ITV / C4 National Lottery ad with Alvin Stardust, King Pleasure and the Biscuit Boys


Tuesday 19th November 1996

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Jupitus, Hughes, Shovel (M People), Ashley Slater (Freak Power), Cathy Dennis, Graham Norton (comedian)

Identity parade: Dave Bartram and Rod Dees (Showaddywaddy), Denis Seaton (Musical Youth)

C4 The White Room (repeat) 2-8-96

C4 Mister Roadrunner (repeat)


Friday 18th November 1996

BBC1 Children In Need

Barry Manilow, Eternal, Mark Owen, Gina G, Belinda Carlisle

BBC2 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

NB Moved to BBC2 because of Children In Need

Host: Nicky Campbell

Garbage - intro, Milk (Fox Theatre, Atlanta)

Ant and dec - When I Fall In Love

Shed seven - Chasing rainbows

Bryan Adams - Star

Kula Shaker - Govinda (Top of the Pops Weekend)

Jimmy Nail - Country Boy (live vocals)

The Fugees - No Woman No Cry (live vocals)

Prodigy - Breathe (promo)

ITV The Black Music Awards 11:45 pm - 1:00 am

the first Music of Black Origin Awards, London

Courtney Pine, Lionel Ritchie, Chaka Demus and Pliers, Alexander O’Neal

C4 TFI Friday

Sting, Barry Manilow, Suede, Sheryl Crow


Saturday 23rd November 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

3T, Louise

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Tom Jones - Kiss

BBC1 Top of the Pops R

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 19-5-83 The Fun Boy Three, The Beat, New Edition, Joboxers

Manic street Preachers - You Love Us 30-1-92 (live vocals)

The Faces - Pool Hall Richard 20-12-73

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland

Eddi Reader, Polly Jean Harvey and John Parrish, Baby Bird, Christy Moore, Luiano, Cesaria Evova

LWT The Noise

Mark Owen

ITV Wow

3T, Peter Andrre


Tuesday 26th November 1996

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Jupitus, Hughes, Andy McClusky (OMD), David McAlmont, Martin Chambers, Bob Mortimer

C4 White Room (repeat) 9-8-96

C4 Jimi Hendrix Plays The Isle Of Wight


Thursday 28th November 1996

Carlton Videotech 6:30 - 7:00 pm (first editon)

Unknown clips shown

C4 The Turner Prize 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Jarvis Cocker


Friday 29th November 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:30 - 8:00 pm

Host: two from Boyzone

Belinda Carlisle - Love In the Key Of C (live vocals)

Louise - One Kiss From Heaven

Skunk Anansie - Twisted (live vocals)

The Fugees - No Woman No Cry live

Dunblane - Kocking On Heaven’s Door

Mark Owen - Child

Sheryl Crow - Everyday Is A Winding Road

Prodigy - Breathe (promo)

NB The promo clip for 2-Pac’s I Ain’t Mad At Cha was due to be shown, but due to the shooting scene at the beginning it was felt inappropriate considering the inclusion of the Dunblane tribute

BBC1 The National Lottery Live trailer

with Elton John and Luciano Pavarotti

C4 TFI Friday

Marcella Detroit, Manic Street Preachers, The Bluetones


Saturday 30th November 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

100th Show

Sting, Eternal

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Boyzone (Gotcha)

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Elton John and Luciano Pavarotti - Live Like Horses

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 10:45 - 11:50 pm

Electronic, The Screaming Trees, BR5-49, Billy Bragg, Nenah Cherry

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 4-10-74 Pilot, The Wombles, Roxy Muisc, David Bowie

The Rezillos - Top Of The Pops 7-9-78

LWT The Noise

Manic Street Preachers, 3T

ITV Wow

Backstreet Boys, Louise

C4 Beyond The Valley Of the Dolls 1770 movie widescreen print

With the Strawberry Alarm Clock


Sunday 1st December 1996

BBC1 The Smash Hits Awards

NB Prince failed to show

Boyzone, The Spice Girls, Dodgy, Mark Morrison, Robbie Williams, Manic Street Preachers, Suede, Peter Andre, Backstreet Boys, Louise, Eternal, gina G, 3T, Livin’ Joy, BBC1 Clive Anderson All Talk

Gary Glitter


Tuesday 3rd December 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

Tina Turner in Moscow, 3T, Louise, Dina Carroll

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Jupitus, Hughes, Billy Bragg, Sarah Cracknell, Suggs, Jeff Green (comedian)

Identity parade: Alan Williams (The Rubettes), Peter Hewson (Chicory Tip)

C4 White Room (repeat) 16-8-96


Wednesday 4th December 1996

BBC1 Here And Now

Clem Cattini (PPL / MU royalties article)

BBC2 The Oprah Winfrey Show

Disco special with Casey Kasem, Village People, Alicia Bridges


Thursday 5th December 1996

Carlton Videotech

C4 Backbeat movie

The Beatles in Hamburg movie

C4 The Hours and The Times movie about John Lennon and Brian Epstein


Friday 6th December 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Gary Glitter

Gary Glitter - The House of the Rising Sun

Diana Ross - intro, I’m the One You Love

Peter Andre - intro, I Feel You

Mansun - Wide Open Space (live vocals)

Eternal - Secrets

No Way Sis - I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing

Toni Braxton - Unbreak My Heart (In Los Angeles, different to previous)

3T - I Need You

BBC2 Shooting Stars

Louise Wenner

BBC2 Electric Circus

Elton John

C4 TFI Friday

The Longpigs, Supergrass, Texas


Saturday 7th December 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Phil Collins

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Celine Dion

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

The Spice Girls

BBC1 Top of the Pops R

BBC1 The Indigo Girls In Concert 1:00 - 1:50 pm

Shepherd’s Bush Empire

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland

Sting, Lionel Ritchie, Tricky, Travis, Lewis Taylor

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 14-1-82 Altered Images, The Stranglers, Bucks Fizz, Kraftwerk

The Crusaders and Randy Crawford - Street Life 13-9-79

Gary Glitter - Rock N Roll part one 21-6-72

LWT The Noise

Boyzone, east 17

ITV ITV at the Pheonix Festival 12:30 - 3:15 am

Stratford-Upon-Avon 7-96

David Bowie, Prodigy, The Sex Pistols, Manic Street Prachers, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Neil Young, Skunk Anansie, Echobelly, The Foo Fighters, Beck, terrorvision, Massive Attack


Sunday 8th December 1996

BBC1 Clive Anderson All talk

Diana Ross


Tuesday 10th December 1996

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Jupitus, Hughes, Nick Heyward, Marcella Detroit, Jonathan Ross, Martin ? (Gene)

Identity parade: Ray Dorset (Mungo Jerry), unknown (Kenny)

C4 The White Room (repeat) 23-8-96


Wednesday 11th December 1996

Carlton Des O’Connor Tonight 8:00 - 9:00 pm (first edition)

Phil Collins, The Spice Girls


Thursday 12th December 1996

Meridian Not Fade Away

Noddy Holder

Carlton Videotech


Friday 13th December 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Ian Broudie

Snoop Doggy Dogg - intro, Snoops Upside Your Head (live vocals)

Manic Street Preachers - Australia

Damage - Forever

Elton John and Pavarotti - Live Like Horses (special Top of the Pops promo)

Phil Collins - It’s In Your Eyes (live vocals)

The Beautiful South - Don’t Marry Her

Boyzone - A Different Beat

C4 TFI Friday

Space Hogs, Kula Shaker, Electronic


Saturday 14th December 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Boyzone

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Art Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 10:50 - 11:50 pm

Suede, Ray Davies, An Noonan, Reef, Alexander O’Neal, Beth Orton

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

clips from 22-4-76 Jimmy James and The Vagabonds, Harpo, Hank Mizell, John Miles

The Cure - A Forest 24-4-80

Dept S - Is Vic There? 14-5-81

Bad Company - Feel Like Making Love (promo)

LWT The Noise last

The Spice Girls, Gary Barlow

ITV Wow

Musical guests unknown

ITV Helter Skelter

River, Jason Freddy, The Libertines, Born 2 Be, Funkabubble, The Mutton Birds, Paradise Lost


Monday 16th December 1996

C4 Moviewatch

with Martin from the band Gene


Tuesday 17th December 1996

BBC2 The O Zone

East 17, Boyzone, 911

C4 Your Generation (repeat)

Glastonbury 95 - Oasis, Blur, Pulp, Radiohead, Supergrass, The Boo Radleys


Wednesday 18th December 1996

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

Boyzone, Gloria Estefan

C4 Listen Up: The Lives Of Quincy Jones

C4 The Big Breakfast

Ian Broudie


Thursday 19th December 1996

Meridian Niel Young at the Phoenix Festival 12:35 - 1:35 am cancelled replaced by Shed Seven

Carlton Videotech

C4 Shopping 1993 movie with Marianne Faithfull


Friday 20th December 1996

BBC1 Top Of The Pops

Host: Shaun Ryder

No Way Sis - I’d Like To Teach

The Lighthouse Family - Loving Every Minute

Faithless - Salva Mea

Toni Braxton - Unbreak My Heart (in USA, new)

Mark Morrison - Horny

Robert Miles and Maria Nayler - One and One

Dunblane - Knocking On Heaven’s Door

Meridian MTV Europe Music Awards R

BBC1 This Is Your Life: Noddy Holder

Slade, Gary Glitter, Suzi Quatro, Bryan May, Roy Wood, Toyah Wilcox

ITV Children’s ITV Awards 1996

Boyzone, Louise

C4 TFI Friday

Black Grape, Sleeper, James Dean Bradford (Manic Street Preachers)


Saturday 21st December 1996

BBC1 Live And Kicking

The Spice Girls

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

No Mercy

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat) of 19-12-96

BBC1 The Wiz 1978 movie

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2 4:50 - 5:35 pm

clips from ? - ? -76 Steve Harley and Cockney Rebel - Here Comes The Sunday (promo), Twiggy

BBC2 REM Road Movie 12:50 - 2:00 am

LWT Jack Dee’s Christmas Show

Pulp

C4 Sting Live In Oslo (repeat)


Sunday 22nd December 1996

BBC2 The O Zone 1:00 - 1:35 pm

Gospel special, Whitney Houston

BBC2 Arena: Tony Bennett’s New York 8:30 - 9:50 pm

Elvis Costello

BBC2 In Bed With Madonna

ITV The Beatles Anthology 11:15 pm - 1:15 am

ITV The European Premier Of Evita 1:15 - 2:00 am

Madonna

C4 Travels With My Camera 8:00 - 9:00 pm

John Peel in Germany, FSK

C4 Toys movie 1992 Trevor Horn music


Monday 23rd December 1996

BBC1 A Song For Christmas

Dina Carroll - The Perfect Year

BBC1 The Phil Collins Big Band 12:15 - 1:15 am

BBC1 Unplugged - Phil Collins 1:15 - 2:05 am

ITV The Beatles Anthology 11:55 pm - 12:5 am


Tuesday 24th December 1996

BBC1 The Mrs Merton Christmas Show 11:30 pm - 12:50 am

Noddy Holder

ITV For One Night Only - Tom Jones 8:30 - 9:30 pm

Toni Braxton

C4 The Father Ted Christmas Special

Neil Hanlon (The Divine Comedy)


Wednesday 25th December 1996

BBC1 On Christmas Day In The Morning 10:20 - 11:20 am

Doris Troy

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 1:05 - 2:10 pm

Hosts: The Spice Girls, Robbie Williams, Mark Morrsion

Babylon Zoo - Spaceman

3T - Anything

Robert Miles - Children

Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack

Gina G - Just A Little Bit

The Fugees - Killing Me Softly, Ready Or Not both live

The Spice Girls - Wannbe, Say You’ll Be There, Two Become One

Robbie Williams - Freedom

Baby Bird - You’re Gorgeous

BBC1 Noel’s Christmas Presents 3:10 - 4:15 pm

Chris de Burgh

ITV Des O’Connor’s Christmas With The Stars

Diana Ross

C4 The Big Breakfast Christmas Special

Louise


Thursday 26th December 1996

ITV Not Fade Away: Bonnie Tyler


Friday 27th December 1996

BBC1 Shooting Stars

Jarvis Cocker

BBC1 A Night Of Wonder (repeat)

Stevie Wonder

BBC2 Knowing Me Knowing Yule (repeat) 29-12-95

ITV Tina Turner: Live In Amsterdam 10:55 - 11:55 pm

ITV The 1996 World Music Awards (repeat) 27-5-96


Saturday 28th December 1996

BBC1 Almost Live, Definitely Kicking

NB probably a compilation

BBC1 Lenny Henry Gets Wild 7:00 - 7:50 pm

Keith Duffy of Boyzone

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Right Said Fred

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat) 25-12-95

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2 4:55 - 5:40 pm

Host: Jo Whiley

The A - Z of 1996

includes Ash 5-7-96, Black Grape etc 21-6-96, Cast 18-1-96, Celine Dion 14-6-96, East 17 and Gabrielle 1-11-96, The Fugees 6-6-96, Garbage 21-3-96, Jeremy Healy and Amos 11-10-96, Biz 14-3-96, Jamiroquai 30-8-96, Kula Shaker 16-8-96, The Lighthouse Family 30-5-96, Alanis Morrisette 18-4-96, New Edition 8-9-96

LWT The Joe Pasquale Show

OTT


Sunday 29th December 1996

BBC1 Wizard Of Oz On Ice 3:25 - 4:10 pm

narrated by Bobby McFerrin, Shanice

BBC1 Richard Wilson Way Out West 9:00 - 9:50 pm

Tammy Wynette

BBC1 The Spirit of 66 with Alf Garnett 10:45 - 11:45 pm

John Lennon - gents toilet sketch (Not Only But Also)

The Beatles - We Can Work It Out UK VTR (not Granada)

The Beatles - BBC interview about Manila

ITV The Beatles Anthology 11:40 pm - 1:40 am


Monday 30th December 1996

BBC1 The Muppets Tonight 12:05 - 12:30 pm

Garth Brooks

BBC2 Alanis Morisette in Concert 11:55 pm - 12:55 am

live in New Orleans

ITV The Beatles Anthology 12:10 - 1:10 am

Meridian Meridian Tonight

The Beatles memorabilia article

C4 Twist 12:50 - 2:20 pm movie


Tuesday 31st December 1996

BBC1 / ITN News Paul McCartney’s knighthood acceptance video clip

BBC1 The End Of The Year Show

The Spice Girls - Wannabe

BBC1 Hogmanay Live 12:05 - 1:00 am

Caprecaille, Aly Bain, Runrig

BBC2 The Rolling Stones Rock N Roll Circus 10:55 pm - 12:00 am

BBC2 Jool’s Hootenanny 12:00 - 1:15 am

Elton John, Charlie Watts, Manic Street Preachers, Mick Hucknall, Paul Weller, The Lighthouse Family, Kenickie, Cassandra Wilson, Mike Henderson and The Bluebloods, Tony Ferrino

BBC2 Elvis - the 68 Comeback Special 1:15 - 2:35 am