TV Pop Diaries

Popular Music on British Television

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21st December 1964 - 29th March 1965

A short-lived filler show, replacing Rediffusion's talent show Search For A Star, hosted by Daniel Farson and Anne Nightingale. Viewers would request a song, 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 on each show, but one one occasion The Who made a very early appearance as did the Yardbirds.