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The Old Grey Whistle Test (TV Series 1971–1987) Poster

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Follows 

Late Night Line-Up (1964) (TV Series)
Colour Me Pop (1968) (TV Series)
Disco 2 (1970) (TV Series)

Edited into 

It's Only Rock 'n' Roll: Rock 'n' Roll at the BBC (2015) (TV Movie)
Jerry Lee Lewis, The Who, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and The Ramones performances.

Referenced in 

Father Ted: Old Grey Whistle Theft (1996) (TV Episode)
Episode name "The Old Grey Whistle Theft" is a reference to the name of this show.
The Old Grey Whistle Test Story (2007) (TV Movie)
Documentary about the show
Mark Lawson Talks to...: Noel Gallagher (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Noel.

Featured in 

Television (1986) (Video)
archive footage between promo videos
The Police: Every Breath You Take - The Videos (1987) (Video)
performance clips
100 Greatest TV Moments from Hell (2000) (TV Special)
Jeff Buckley: Goodbye and Hello (2000) (TV Movie)
includes old footage from this tv show
The Old Grey Whistle Test at 30 (2001) (TV Special)
Best of Bowie (2002) (Video)
performance clip
Lennon Legend: The Very Best of John Lennon (2003) (Video)
performance clip
Drama Connections: Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (2005) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
The Story of Light Entertainment: Pop and Easy Listening (2006) (TV Episode)
The history of this series
...Sings The Beatles (2009) (TV Movie)
archive footage
Breakfast: Episode dated 22 September 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to introduce today's special guest Annie Nightingale.
Breakfast: Episode dated 31 January 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to introduce today's guests Gary U.S. Bonds and Ben E. King.
Breakfast: Episode dated 24 February 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to introduce today's guest Peter Frampton!
Breakfast: Episode dated 1 June 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to introduce today's guest Bob Harris.
Breakfast: Episode dated 14 September 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to introduce today's guest Mike Scott.
Breakfast: Episode dated 19 September 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to introduce today's guest Roy Harper!
Brian Wilson: Songwriter 1969 - 1982 (2012) (Video)
Clips are shown.
Girl in a Band (2015) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
Queen: From Rags to Rhapsody (2015) (TV Movie)
excerpts shown

Spoofed in 

The Benny Hill Show: Tex Cymbal: Golden Boy (1975) (TV Episode)
Parodied within "Tex Cymbal: Golden Boy" sketch.
Harry & Paul's Story of the 2s (2014) (TV Movie)
Parody skit - "The Old Grey Wrinkled Testicle"

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