This is a simple, enjoyable, head-banging collection of clips from The Old Grey Whistle Test and Top of the Pops.
What does TOGWT stand for?
TOGWT stands for The Old Grey Whistle Test (UK TV music show, 1971-1987; also seen as OGWT)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Harris, former presenter of the BBC music programme The Old Grey Whistle Test, has taken a liking to the band over the last six months and has regularly played their debut album Meet Me In Spanish City on his show.
Also entertaining will be DJ Raj Pannu whose Old Grey Whistle Twist is a very modern spin on that famous old BBC music show - the antidote to Top of the Pops - The Old Grey Whistle Test.
BACK in the day when the premier television show for live music was the Old Grey Whistle Test (OGWT), the annual New Year's Eve compilation edition was a music fan's highlight.
Byline: NICOLA METHVEN HE might be better suited to the Old Grey Whistle Test than X Factor - but an 82-year-old grandad is the star turn of tonight's ITV1 talent quest.
In 1981, they released their second album Don't Point Your Finger and were soon nearly a weekly TV fixture, performing on the Chris Tarrant Show, the South Bank Show, the Old Grey Whistle Test and The Young Ones as well as supporting The Kinks and The Who on tour.
Music TV, like children's TV, brings out the nostalgic in people: we decry what's on offer these days and hymn a golden age of Top of the Pops, The Tube and The Old Grey Whistle Test.
They had made appearances on the Old Grey Whistle Test, the South Bank Show and further on up the road their legendary appearance on the very first Young Ones.