Monthly Archives: October 2016

Legs & Co. – Fashion

TOTP 30 October 1980: Legs & Co. dance to Fashion by David Bowie. From the old blog, Friday, 22 October 2010: PattiforPM’s generous donations keep coming: here’s Legs & Co. dancing to David Bowie’s Fashion, from that strange early eighties period when Top of the Pops’ producers felt the need to dub party noises on […]

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Legs & Co. – When You Were Sweet Sixteen

Top of the Pops, 29 October 1981: Gill Clark of Legs & Co. makes a brief appearance dancing to The Fureys performance of “When You Were Sweet Sixteen”. This marks a sad occasion: this is the last Legs & Co. performance from their residency as dancers on TOTP*. Looking back, it seems only fitting that […]

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Legs & Co. – Theme from “Jaws”

TOTP 28 October 1976: Legs & Co. dance to Lalo Schifrin’s Theme from “Jaws”. Thanks to panspeople.com for the YouTube post. From the old blog, Monday, 31 October 2011: More signs of my developing senility: I could have sworn I’d posted this clip long long ago. But when PattiforPM sent me a copy (pointing out […]

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Legs & Co. – Black Betty

TOTP 27th October 1977: Legs & Co. dancing to Ram Jam’s Black Betty. Thanks to ASmK for the YouTube post. From the old blog: Saturday, 15 November 2008 Legs & Co. on TOTP, dancing to Ram Jam’s cover version of Leadbelly’s blues classic, Black Betty. comments: Some Guy said… Sexy or what. Nice Lulu scene […]

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Legs & Co. – Instant Replay

TOTP 26th of October 1978: Patti, Lulu and Pauline of Legs & Co dance to Dan Hartman’s disco hit, Instant Replay, in some charmingly skimpy little spangly outfits. An enthusiastic performance with bags of energy. Thanks to ASmK for the YouTube post.

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Legs & Co. – Sweet Talkin’ Woman

TOTP 26 October 1978: Legs & Co. dance to ELO’s Sweet Talkin’ Woman From the old blog, Wednesday, 1 June 2011: Here’s another new clip that I could have sworn had already been posted on this site: but a search confirms that I’m wrong. Legs & Co. dancing to ELO’s Sweet Talkin’ Woman. Thanks to […]

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Legs & Co. – My Forbidden Lover

TOTP 25th October 1979: Legs & Co. dancing to Chic’s My Forbidden Lover. From the old blog, Sunday, 27 February 2011: Legs & Co. dancing to Chic’s My Forbidden Lover, on Top of the Pops. Dig those shiny electric blue disco trousers! A mystery contribution: many thanks to Bonanza, who sent it. comments: PattiforPM said… […]

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Introducing … The Love Machine

I’ve no Pans, Legs or Ruby Flipper anniversary material today: so instead, here’s something different. The Benny Hill Show. February 18th 1976: Benny introduces The Love Machine Hill’s Angels were easily Benny Hill’s Best known dance group: their raison d’etre being an extension of Benny’s policy of decorating his traditional light-entertainment humourous fair with pretty […]

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Pan’s People – I Think of You

Top of the Pops 31 August 1973: Pan’s People dance to I Think of You by the Detroit Emeralds. Every time I get despondent and think “That’s it! I’ll never get another new routine to share,” another generous soul proves me wrong. Hurrah! An what a great routine this is: it’s oozing with literal choreography […]

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Legs & Co. — D.I.S.C.O.

TOTP, 23 October 1980: Legs & Co. dancing to Ottowan’s D.I.S.C.O. From the old blog: Monday, 6 April 2009 Legs & Co. on Top of the Pops, dancing to Ottowa’s D.I.S.C.O., in Tartan Miniskirts, white cowboy boots and shiny white strapless tops. Introduced by the Corny Hairflake.

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