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The Resource The old grey whistle test, BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; producer, Jill Sinclair, (videorecording)

The old grey whistle test, BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; producer, Jill Sinclair, (videorecording)

Label
The old grey whistle test
Title
The old grey whistle test
Statement of responsibility
BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; producer, Jill Sinclair
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A collection of performances from the cutting-edge British music show that ran from 1971-1987. Includes rarely seen performances by and interviews with John Lennon, Elton John, Bob Marley, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Police, U2, REM and many more
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
PerformerNote
  • Audio commentary, Mike Appleton
  • Alice Cooper, Elton John, Curtis Mayfield, Randy Newman, Bill Withers, Rory Gallagher, The Wailers, Roxy Music, The Edgar Winter Group, Captain Beefheart, Little Feat, John Lennon, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Emmylou Harris, Bonnie Raitt, Tom Waits, Talking Heads, XTC, Blondie, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, The Police, Bruce Springsteen, Iggy Pop, The Specials, The Damned, The Ramones, U2, REM
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-1980
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sinclair, Jill
  • Appleton, Mike
  • John, Elton
  • Mayfield, Curtis
  • Newman, Randy
  • Withers, Bill
  • Gallagher, Rory
  • Lennon, John
  • Harris, Emmylou
  • Raitt, Bonnie
  • Waits, Tom
  • Springsteen, Bruce
  • Petty, Tom
  • Alice Cooper (Musical group)
  • Wailers (Rock group)
  • Roxy Music (Musical group)
  • Edgar Winter Group
  • Blondie (Musical group)
  • Captain Beefheart (Musical group)
  • Talking Heads (Musical group)
  • Heartbreakers (Musical group)
  • Police (Musical group)
  • Specials (Musical group)
  • Damned (Musical group)
  • Ramones (Musical group)
  • Little Feat (Musical group)
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd (Musical group)
  • XTC (Musical group)
  • Iggy Pop (Musical group)
  • U2 (Musical group)
  • R.E.M. (Musical group)
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
  • BBC Video (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
190
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Foreign films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The old grey whistle test, BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; producer, Jill Sinclair, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Full screen presentation (4:3); NTSC
  • Special features: historic interviews with John Lennon, Elton John, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Robert Plant and Bruce Springsteen; commentary from Old Grey Whistle Test producer; artists gallery
  • Originally broadcast on television
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53055158
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (190 min.)
Isbn
9780790780924
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051181220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E1812
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The old grey whistle test, BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; producer, Jill Sinclair, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Full screen presentation (4:3); NTSC
  • Special features: historic interviews with John Lennon, Elton John, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Robert Plant and Bruce Springsteen; commentary from Old Grey Whistle Test producer; artists gallery
  • Originally broadcast on television
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53055158
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (190 min.)
Isbn
9780790780924
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051181220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E1812
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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