A comedy trivia quiz based around pop music, originally hosted by Mark Lamarr up to October 2006, currently hosted by Simon Amstell. Team captains Phil Jupitus and Bill Bailey (who replaced Sean Hughes in May 2002) are joined each week by different music stars. Popular rounds include one where team members have to identify song intros hummed to them and another where a bygone music star has to be picked out of a line-up of lookalikes. Written by
Blake Connolly revised by Ophiicus
Did You Know?
On the 100th show, broadcast on 6th January 2003, John Otway
became the first person to rise from the obscurity of the Identity Parade to appear as a panelist on the show. On the same show Jimmy Constable
, a former panelist, appeared in the Identity Parade. See more
Put me out of my misery.
I'd love to.
Could someone please get my croquet mallet?
Referenced in The Big Fat Quiz of the Year