Monthly Archives: December 2014

Pan’s People – Jumpin’ Jack Flash

The Price of Fame or Fame At Any Price, BBC TV 20 November 1969: Pan’s People dance while Thelma Houston sings Jumpin’ Jack Flash Thanks to Andeebee for the YouTube post From the Old blog, Tuesday, 12 April 2011: Another clip from The Price of Fame. Here’s Thelma Houston singing, and Pan’s People dancing to, […]

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Legs & Co – Instant Replay (Christmas)

BBC VT technicians’ traditional christmas blooper tape 1978: Legs & Co dance to Dan Hartman’s Instant Replay. Thanks to Andeebee for the Dailymotion post. From the old blog, Sunday, 25 December 2011: I’ve posted Lulu, Patti and Pauline dancing to this song on Top of the Pops before: but here’s an entirely different version. This […]

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Legs & Co. – Silver Lady

Top of the Pops Boxing Day Special, 28 December 1977: Legs & Co. dance to David Soul’s Silver Lady. A nice enough piece of choreography here, let down by some incomprehensible costumes. perhaps they just grabbed everything in the section marked “Silver” in the BBC wardrobe. that day. Not a patch on their September 1st […]

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Legs & Co. – YMCA

Top of the Pops Christmas Special (Part 2), 27 December 1979: Legs & Co. dance to the Village People’s YMCA. In this comic gender-bending performance, it’s no surprise that Miss Hammond’s Indian chief outfit is the least convincingly blokey – since it’s by far the most revealing, and she doesn’t have a fake ‘tache or […]

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Legs & Co. – Three times a Lady

Top of the Pops Christmas Day Special, 25 December 1978: Legs & Co. dance to the Commodores’ Three times a Lady. Thanks to panspeople.com for the YouTube post.

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Legs & Co. – Let ‘Em In

Top of the Pops Boxing Day Special 1976: Legs & Co. walk about a bit to Wings’ Let ‘Em In. Thanks to Andeebee for the YouTube post. A curiously sombre performance, as Legs and Co walk about, around and through a circle of free-standing doors in big posh dressing gowns. This makes an interesting contrast […]

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Legs & Co. – Nice Legs (Shame About the Face)

BBC VT technician’s Christmas Blooper Tape 1979: Legs & Co. dance and sing their version of The Monks’ Nice Legs (Shame About the Face). Legs & Co. drop in on the BBC VT technicians to sing and dance their version of the Monks’ Nice Legs (Shame About the Face) on the boffins’ traditional Christmas Blooper […]

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Legs & Co. – Annie’s Song

Top of the Pops Christmas Day Special, 25 December 1978: Sue Menhenick of Legs & Co. dances to James Galway’s Annie’s Song.

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Legs & Co. – December, 1963 (Oh What A Night)

Top of the Pops Boxing Day Special, 26 December 1976: Legs & Co. dance to December, 1963 (Oh What a Night) by The Four Seasons. After appearing in two tiny midriff-bearing costumes the day before, this routine rounds out a very skimpy First Festive Season for Legs & Co., in outfits amounting to little more […]

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Legs & Co. – Ring My Bell

Top of the Pops Christmas Day Special, 25 December 1979: Legs & Co. dance to Anita Ward’s Ring My Bell Thanks to Andeebee for the youtube post. From the old blog, Friday, 5 October 2012 Here’s more proof that, in the Betamax-VHS wars, the better quality format lost: another betamax archive tape thanks to Betaman31252 […]

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