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TV Pop Diaries
Pop Music on British Television 1955 - 1999

A short-lived filler show, replacing Rediffusion's talent show Search For A Star, hosted by Daniel Farson and Anne Nightingale. Viewers would write in to request a song, an artist or group and, according to Disc "may feature any type of artists - from The Beatles to Jesse Matthews. Requests may be illustrated by film clips depicting pop stars".

There were singers or groups on each show, but one one occasion The Who made a very early appearance as did the Yardbirds.



21st December 1964 - 29th March 1965