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ROCK GOES TO COLLEGE

BBC2
22nd September 1978 - 16th March 1981

A series of forty-five minute gig highlights from universities and poly's around the country hosted by Pete Drummond.

Produced and directed by Michael Appleton and Tom Cocoron from The Old Grey Whistle Test.

A slightly cheaper alternative to Sight and Sound In Concert targeting the new wave and rock acts touring for debut albums and bands still plugging away year after year.