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2i’s Coffee Bar

The 2i's Coffee Bar was an integral part of British pop music history. Situated at 59 Old Compton Street, Soho (London) it was originally owned by...

Lonnie Donegan

Lonnie Donegan rose to international fame as one of the founding fathers of a new wave of music called Skiffle that swept the world during the...

Skiffle

Without skiffle there might have been no Quarrymen and hence no Beatles. Seen in retrospect on television, skiffle can seem entertaining yet quaint, and yet...

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Malcolm X (1992)

Street hustler Malcolm Little converts to Islam while in prison, changes his name to Malcolm X and rises to fame as spokesman for the...

Big Breakfast, The

1 9 9 2 - 2 0 0 2 (UK) Departing from the established news and magazine-based format of other breakfast TV shows, The Big Breakfast placed the...

Don Adams’ Screen Test

1 9 7 4 - 1 9 7 5 (USA)26 x 30 minute episodes The syndicated game show Don Adams' Screen Test ran for 26 episodes in 1974...

Flash Nick From Jindavick

1 9 7 4 (Australia) 4 X episodes Grahame Bond (Aunty Jack) starred as Flash Nick - the alias of bushranger Jack Bradshaw - in the four...

Acid House

While House is an easily identifiable musical genre which emanated from Chicago in the early 80s and is traceable back to hi-NRG, European synthpop...

Long Tall Shorty

A London band originally known as The Indicators, Long Tall Shorty were immensely popular on the mod revival club circuit. Fronted by Keith Mono, they recorded By Your...

Children of the Damned (1964)

When scientists discover six highly intelligent children with destructive powers in different parts of the world, there is disagreement on how to deal with...

Midnight Special, The

1 9 7 3 - 1 9 8 1 (USA) Debuting on 2 February 1973, this Pop/Rock variety show aired on NBC from 12:30 AM to...