The British jazz-funk-pop band took their bow with a set produced by British blues figurehead Mike Vernon.
Hugely revered by Fairport devotees, 'Angel Delight' also became their highest-charting UK LP.
Has there ever been a genre of music so attuned to font and logos?
Just a few of the classic live performances from Britain’s longest-running and best-loved pop show.
Running for over four decades, ‘Top Of The Pops’ was a beloved television institution that became the go-to destination for music legends the world over.
Other performers will include Mabel, MNEK, AJ Tracey and Clean Bandit
Rick Parfitt took lead vocals on a song that was inspired by his year of tax exile on the island of Jersey.
The story behind the promotional films for The Beatles' 'Hello Goodbye,' which were shot at London's Saville Theatre on November 10, 1967.
The 'Bohemian Rhapsody' clip almost single-handedly established the video as the essential marketing tool in promoting a record.
The Fab Four performing ‘Paperback Writer’ on ‘Top Of The Pops’ in 1966 is just one of the rare clips set to be screened at the event.
This version of 'Green' highlight 'Orange Crush' was recorded live for Mark and Lard on BBC Radio 1 and first broadcast on 15 October 2003.
The original lyric sheet for David Bowie's legendary 1972 hit Starman is to be auctioned by Julien's Auctioneers in Los Angeles in November 2017
A new 5CD collection from The Jam, the 1977 box set, revisits their classic first two albums, 'In The City' and 'This IsThe Modern World', with bonus tracks
Both with Soft Cell and as a solo artist, Marc Almond made a number of appearances on ‘Top Of The Pops’. “It was always an amazing moment,” he says today.
The 40-year career of British original Graham Parker will be celebrated on 30 September by UMC with the box set These Dreams Will Never Sleep.