In 1920, 66% of the population was illiterate.
It had in fact only happened twice before in the history of British TV, and then questions were raised in Parliament as a result.
There was no band left to promote it -- was gone, and and had joined in a lawsuit against over his use of their royalties to fund the movie without their consent.
Even though the Sex Pistols only released one album and stayed together for two years in the late 1970s, their music shaped the culture.
There was a lot of arrogance and mavericks working in telly then, and presenters did have a drink, and expect guests to just be thrilled to be on the telly.
They were working-class teenagers from London's Shepherd's Bush district, and their initial influences were rooted in , , and what would come to be called junk shop glam.