The trouble with youtube – and the reason why this blog has taken its present form – is that youtube’s matching algorithms are just too good – and they understand me too well. It’s nigh on impossible to visit youtube without being pointed in new directions.
By way of example here’s link one in a chain of four.
The start point was Night of the Proms, and Mighty Quinn – a rare example of song I remember from childhood. Near the top of suggested links was this wonderful black and white clip from Top of the Pops (those of a nervous disposition may wish to be forewarned of the appearance of Jimmy Savile)