Top of the Pops 31 March 1977: Legs & Co. dance to David Soul’s Going In With My Eyes Open. If I remember correctly, this edition of TOTP was donated from David Hamilton’s collection, after the foolish BBC wiped the original. So picture quality is below BBC4’s usual excellent standard, but at least we have […]
Monthly Archives: March 2016
Top of the Pops, 30th Mar 1978: Legs & Co. dance to The Ghost Of Love by Tavares. Let’s see: the set decoration is meant to suggest cobwebs, like you get in long-abandoned houses where ghosts tend to hand about. The wispy cloaks are a bit like ghosts, of the white sheet variety. Lulu and […]
Top of the Pops 29 March 1979 (repeated 12 April 1979). Legs & Co dance to Racey’s Some Girls. Thanks to Andeebee for the Dailymotion post. From the old blog, Saturday, 29 September 2012: Short guys are sensitive about their height: that’s the common stereotype, right? (cue jokes about Tom Cruise stand on a box […]
Top of The Pops 27 March 1980: Legs & Co. dance to Stomp by the Brothers Johnson. Thanks again to SuPaLu for the YouTube post.
Top of the Pops, 26 March 1981: Legs & Co. dance to It’s A Love Thing by The Whispers. Legs & Co dance around and upon a clump of plinths sitting on a giant checkerboard. A nice undemanding bit of choreography to a nice, undemandingly competent disco hit of the time. I can’t seem to […]
Top of the Pops, 20 March 1975: Pan’s People dance to What Am I Gonna Do with You by Barry White. Pan’s People in posh white frocks dance to a classic romantic rumble from the “Walrus of Love”. An example of the unpredictability of dry-ice: at times the clouds of carbon dioxide threaten to engulf […]