Bob Harris looks a back at the Old Grey Whistle Test, which he presented.

With interviews and music from the original TV series.


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6M 3 And 4 20090725 Bob Harris chronicles The Old Grey Whistle Test story, from its small-scale beginnings in 1971.
The documentary was first broadcast in 2001 to mark the television show's 30th anniversary.
6M  20090801  
6M 5 And 620100206 Featuring parts 5 and 6 of The Whistle Test Years
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20080121 (6M)
Bob Harris presents a six-part series marking the 30th anniversary of `The Old Grey Whistle Test'.
In this edition, he recalls how it all began.
Bob Harris looks back at the Old Grey Whistle Test, with interviews and music from the original TV series.
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20080122 (6M)
Bob Harris presents a six-part series marking the 30th anniversary of `The Old Grey Whistle Test'.
In this second programme, the painful interview with Van Morrison for the first time on British television.
Bob Harris looks back at the Old Grey Whistle Test, with interviews and music from the original TV series.
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20080123 (6M)
In this third programme, he recalls studio sets from Supertramp and Dr Feelgood for the first time on British television.
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20080124 (6M)
This fourth programme presents studio sets from Al Stewart and Freddie King for the first time on British television.
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20070219 (6M)
20080128 (6M)
Featuring music from Tom Petty And The Heatbreakers, The Allman Brothers and Bruce Springsteen
Bob Harris presents a six-part series marking the 30th anniversary of `The Old Grey Whistle Test'.
This fifth programme presents studio sets from Tom Petty and Joan Armatrading 
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20080129 (6M)
Featuring music from The Police, Led Zeppelin, Fleetwood Mac and Meatloaf.
Bob Harris concludes the series marking the thirtieth anniversary of `The Old Grey Whistle Test', with performances by the Police, Meat Loaf, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Fleetwood Mac.

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