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Never Mind the Buzzcocks

All Episodes 1997 - 2015
TV-14

  • Ended
  • BBC Two
  • 1996-11-01T00:00:00Z
  • 30 mins
  • 5 days, 21 hours, 30 mins
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Comedy, Game Show
Never Mind the Buzzcocks is a comedy panel game show with a pop and rock music theme. The show is infamous for its dry, sarcastic humour and scathing, provocative attacks on the pop industry

319 episodes

An exclusive Video Killed the Radio Star edition of the hit music quiz show with host Mark Lamarr and resident team captains Phil Jupitus and Sean Hughes. With guests Jonathan Ross, Sarah Cracknell (St Etienne), Noddy Holder, Math Priest (Dodgy) and Mandy Smith. As well as the usual laughs (The Intros round, ID Parade, Dance Hell etc.) there are three extra ‘Rock Hotel’ rounds. Jonathan Ross switches from suit-wearing smoothie to hotel trashing rock bad boy while Noddy and Math find brand new ways of hiding ladies underwear. Also, gasp as Sarah helps Phil dress as a roadie even fatter than himself!

Alan Yentob in a highly thoughtful, insightful and rare interview with Simon Amstell about the pressures of hosting the popular pop music quiz, Never Mind the Buzzcocks. Yentob also takes a look back at the most talked-about moments from the series, including Amy Winehouse spitting, Preston walking and Lily Allen controversially wearing funny glasses.

A look back at what were technically some excellent moments from series 22. Featuring a galaxy of technically good celebrity bookings and many, many technically funny sentences.

Never Mind the Buzzcocks host Simon Amstell and team captain Phill Jupitus have a rare out of hours get together to look back at some exclusive, never-before-aired, deleted material from the last 3 series. This Exclusive DVD Featurette includes clips ranging from the too rude, too drunk, too nasty, too sweary, too awkward and in absolutely no instances too funny for TV.

Is there anything Meatloaf won’t do for love? Did Steve Jobs really invent the iPod? What really happened on the day the music died and who actually let the dogs out? Find out the answer to these ponderings and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights This Week: iPods and Dog Biscuit Dreams

What is the best way to tell off Justin Bieber? Was there a Ninja in the village people? Who are the biggest pool hall hustlers out of Florence and The Machine and Rage Against The Machine? Find out the answer to these ponderings and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights.

What is the secret to Courtney Loves Pike fishing skills? How does Lady Gaga decide what to wear in the morning? Who would win out of a fight between Queen and Prince? Find out the answer to these quandaries and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights.

Does Amy Winehouse really own a boat sized flip-flop? How does Paul Weller keep such lovely shoes? What was Jimmy Nail’s worst song? Find out the answers to these feet-based quandaries and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights.

Who has the best make up in Rock? Who is better out of The Beach Boys and The Beastie Boys? How do you solve a problem like Maria? Find out the answer to these musical conundrums and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights.

What was the greatest childhood theme song? Who started the Aardman fire? Does anyone wear pasta jewellery? Find out the answer to these troubling childhood questions and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights.

What crayons does Mick Jagger use? How long can a stretch Armstrong be stretched? What is best Lego or Stickle bricks? Find out the answer to these troubling childhood questions and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks' Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights

Who will be the next Sugarbabe? Who is the happiest man in rock? Who is the oldest chuckle brother? Find out the answer to these troubling pop culture questions and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights.

How see through are Iggy Pop’s trousers? What is Bowie’s latest look? What are pandas really all about?

Are ringing ears the sign of a good gig? Are all Mums on Twitter? Who is rock's No. 1 Bill and Ben lover? Find out the answer to these rogue questions and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights.

Need top West End musical tips? Love Elvis? Love Zombies? Love felt animals on grown men’s hands? This is the place for you… As Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights.

Are all pandas Welsh? Is there a fake facebook Noel? Is spinning in circles really fast good fun for five year olds? Find out the answer to these top conundrums and more as Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding answer your questions and put the music world to rights.

In this exclusive red button extras of Buzzcocks, Phill and Noel battle through the decades defining their best bands ever.

Special episode recorded as part of the 24 hour panel people comic relief marathon. David Walliams hosts, Guest Captains are Robert Webb and Neil Tennent. Also on the show are Alexa Chung, Chris O'Dowd, Matt Edmondson and Nick Grimshaw.

Special Children in Need edition of Never Mind the Buzzcocks. Katy Brand Hosts with guests Harry Judd, Arlene Phillps, Clare Richards and Shaun Williamson.

Special 36 Sport Relief Special 2012

  • 2012-03-23T22:00:00Z — 30 mins

Special Sport Relief edition of Never Mind the Buzzcocks. With host Jake Humphrey and guests Louise Redknapp, Mel C, Austin Healey, and Tim Lovejoy.

Johnny Vegas Belinda Carlisle (The Go-Go's) vs Myleene Klass (Hear’Say) Fish (Marillion)

Phill's Team: Simon Amstell, Melanie Blatt (All Saints) Bill's Team: Estelle, Bradley Walsh

20x01 Alan Davies, Chris Peck, Matt Baker, Nerina Pallot

  • Season Premiere

    2007-02-01T22:00:00Z — 30 mins

Simon Amstell hosts the pop quiz with guests Alan Davies, Chris Peck, Matt Baker and Nerina Pallot.

Simon Amstell hosts the pop quiz with guests Noel Fielding, Donny Tourette, Philip Olivier and Alfie Jackson.

Simon Amstell hosts the pop quiz with guests Preston, Anne Charleston, Ed Byrne, Fyfe Dangerfield, and a special guest.

Simon Amstell hosts the pop quiz with guests Romeo, Midge Ure, Nicholas Hoult and Russell Howard.

Simon Amstell hosts the pop quiz with guests Dom Joly, Sinitta, Nick Hodgson and Jonas Armstrong.

Simon Amstell hosts the pop quiz with guests Adam Buxton, Mel C, Bonnie Tyler and Krishnan Guru-Murphy.

Dappy, Keith Chegwin, Tahita Bulmer and Rich Rulche with Noel Fielding standing in for Bill Bailey as team captain.

Roy Stride, Bobby Davro, Kristen Schaal, and Richard Fleeshman with Noel Fielding standing in for Bill Bailey as team captain.

22x01 Adele, Jamie Reynolds, Ralf Little, Tim Minchin

  • Season Premiere

    2008-10-02T21:00:00Z — 30 mins

Ralf Little, Jamie Reynolds (Klaxons), Adele, Mark Ronson, Tim Minchin

Dominic Cooper, Frankie Sandford (The Saturdays), Josie Long, Stephen Fry, Matt Shultz (Cage the Elephant)

Nick Grimshaw, Kelly Rowland, Jack Osbourne, Bob Mortimer, David O'Doherty

Kate Jackson (The Long Blondes), Danny Dyer, Rhys Darby, Johnny Vegas, Harry Judd (McFly)

Gabriella Cilmi, Glenn Wool, Germaine Greer, James Corden, James Allan (Glasvegas)

Lisa Maffia, Alexei Sayle, Anna Richardson, Jack Dee, Stine Bramwell (Alphabeat)

Lil' Chris, Richard Herring, Melanie C, Frank Skinner, James Rushent (Does It Offend You, Yeah?)

Barunka O'Shaughnessy, Kelly Jones (Stereophonics), Mitch Hewer, Davina McCall, Alesha Dixon

Arlene Phillips, Keith Murray (We Are Scientists), Dappy (N-Dubz), Dermot O'Leary, Robert Webb

Heston Blumenthal, Grant Nicholas (Feeder), Josh Groban, Omid Djalili, Martin Freeman

The anarchic, award-winning pop quiz with host Simon Amstell, regular team captain Phill Jupitus, and special guest team captain Russell Brand. Guests are Rachel Stevens, Sway, Greg Davies and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall.

Buzzcocks returns for a new series with a new team captain, Noel Fielding. This week's guest host is James Corden.

Regular team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest host Rhod Gilbert and panellists Greg Davies, Martin Kemp, Gabby Logan and Jeremy Reynolds.

Anarchic, award-winning pop quiz. Regular team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest host Alex James from Blur and panellists Peter Serafinowicz, stand-up comic Holly Walsh and Jessica Origliasso from The Veronicas.

Anarchic, award-winning pop quiz. Regular team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest host Jack Whitehall and panellists musician Mr Hudson, Rochelle Wiseman from The Saturdays, Loose Women's Andrea McLean and actor Stephen Mangan.

Regular team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest host Frank Skinner plus dance superstar Calvin Harris, comedian Jon Richardson, presenter Fearne Cotton and UK hip hop star Tinchy Stryder.

Guest host Claudia Winkleman and guest panelists Harry Shearer, Little Boots, Jamelia, and Tom Basden.

The show is hosted by Mark Watson, with team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding. Guests include comedian Tim Minchin, investigative journalist Donal MacIntyre, musician Daniel Merriweather and lead singer of The Noisettes Shingai Shoniwa.

The show is hosted by actor Martin Freeman, with team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding. Guests include singer/songwriter Martha Wainwright, Screenwipe's Charlie Brooker and star of The Inbetweeners Simon Bird, and there's the triumphant return of Dappy from N-Dubz.

Little Britain's David Walliams hosts, with team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding. Guests include Lord of the Rings star Andy Serkis, Gareth Malone from BBC Two's The Choir, Swedish pop star Basshunter and comedian Josie Long.

Presiding over team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding is The X Factor's Dermot O'Leary. The guests are star of stage and screen Michael Ball, Irish comedian David O'Doherty, History Boys and Being Human star Russell Tovey and, from JLS, Aston Merrygold.

Presiding over team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding is host Frankie Boyle, and guests include former Countdown co-host Carol Vorderman, British rap star DJ Ironik, Jon McClure of Reverend and the Makers, and comedian Richard Herring.

David Tennant hosts a special Dr Who-themed show with team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding. Guests include Dr Who stars Bernard Cribbins and Catherine Tate, plus platinum-selling jazz artist Jamie Cullum and Radio 1's Jo Whiley.

Hilarious highlights and outtakes from the latest series, plus a chance to see how some of the guest hosts' lives were changed forever by presenting one of the nation's best-loved pop quizzes. Featuring Frankie Boyle, David Tennant, Alex James, Claudia Winkleman, James Corden, Mark Watson and many more.

The Music based panel show returns for its 24th series. Musician and producer Mark Ronson hosts.

The anarchic, award-winning pop quiz returns with team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus. Guest presenter is Catherine Tate, with guests Howard Marks, Badly Drawn Boy, Katy Wix and Tulisa Contostavlos.

Guest presenter is comedian Jack Dee, with guests singer Eliza Doolittle, author Charlie Higson, comedian Katy Brand and X Factor twins Jedward.

Anarchic pop quiz hosted by Terry Wogan with team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus. Guests are: Edith Bowman, Rufus Hound, James Blunt and Imelda May.

Anarchic pop quiz. Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest presenter David O'Doherty, and panellists Mel B, Olly Murs, Peter Jones and Joe Wilkinson.

Anarchic, award-winning pop quiz. Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest presenter Tim Minchin, and panellists Paloma Faith, Jason Donovan, Tim Key and DJ Target.

Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest presenter Tim Westwood and panellists JLS, Holly Walsh, Russell Watson and Wiley.

Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest presenter Lee Mack plus guest panellists Irwin Sparkes, Diana Vickers, Jon Richardson and Andrew Stone.

Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest host Juliette Lewis plus guest panellists Theo Hutchcraft, Nick Grimshaw, Kimberly Wyatt and Vic Reeves.

Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest presenter Josh Groban and panellists Charlie Baker, Tinchy Stryder, KT Tunstall and Michael Ball.

Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest host Robert Webb plus guest panellists Cee Lo Green, Chris Packham, Example and Andi Osho.

Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest host Frankie Boyle plus guest panellists Michelle Williams, Goldie, Professor Green and Miles Jupp.

24x13 Best of Series 24

  • 2011-01-05T22:00:00Z — 30 mins

Pop Quiz host David O'Doherty presents a compilation of the best bits from this series of Never Mind the Buzzcocks. Join him as he reunites all of the guest hosts for a star-studded evening of entertainment.

In the first show of the new series, David Hasselhoff is the Guest Chairman, presiding over team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding, who are joined by Louie Spence, Sugababe Amelle, Loick Essien and Peter Serafinowicz.

The second in the 25th anniversary series, with team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus. Host this week is Jack Dee and guests are Spencer Matthews, Alex James, Maverick Sabre and Seann Walsh.

The third in the 25th series, with team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus. Host this week is Lorraine Kelly and guests are Jarred Christmas, Professor Green, Stacey Solomon and Tony Law.

Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus and guest host Adam Buxton are joined by Radio 1 DJ Reggie Yates, American stand-up Margaret Cho, magician Dynamo, and soul singer Beverley Knight.

Will Young will be in the host chair for this brand new episode of Never Mind The Buzzcocks along with captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus. They'll be joined by X Factor's Sinitta, comedians Mark Watson and Paul Foot as well as cool DJ Toddla T.

Anarchic music quiz. Greg Davies hosts, with captains Frankie Boyle and Noel Fielding plus The Only Way is Essex star Amy Childs, Tinchy Stryder, Ian 'H' Watkins and comedian Holly Walsh.

Guest host Alice Cooper is joined by guest panellists Olly Murs, Wretch 32, Rufus Hound and Penny Smith.

Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by guest host James Blunt and panellists Harry Judd from Strictly, Sarah Millican, Sean Paul and Matt Crosby.

Tinie Tempah guest hosts. Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by Pixie Lott, Example, Chris Ramsey and Joey Page.

Cilla Black hosts with guests Holly Willoughby, Rizzle Kicks, Angelos Epithemiou (Dan Renton Skinner) and Tiffany Stevenson.

Rhod Gilbert hosts with team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding, and guests Jimmy Osmond, Tom Parker from The Wanted, Caroline Flack and Charlie Baker.

Christmas Never Mind the Buzzcocks, with guest host John Barrowman alongside Jason Derulo, Joe Wilkinson, Jason Manford, Helen Skelton, Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding.

25x13 Best of Series 25

  • 2011-12-29T22:00:00Z — 30 mins

The best from the latest series, featuring Alice Cooper, Lorraine Kelly, James Blunt, Tinie Tempah, Cilla Black and more.

In the first show of the series, team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding are joined by Olympian Greg Rutherford, N-Dubz's Fazer, comedienne Sarah Millican and Mark Hoppus of Blink-182 with guest host Kathy Burke.

Team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding are joined on the anarchic music quiz by choir master Gareth Malone and rapper Wretch 32, all under the watchful eye of guest host Example.

Joining Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus on Buzzcocks is comedian Jack Whitehall, who takes over hosting duties. American Pie actress Mena Suvari and Danny from McFly also pop in for some pop quiz comedy capers.

Having taken over hosting duties on the Radio One Breakfast Show, Nick Grimshaw does the same on the anarchic music quiz. Team captains Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus are joined by singer Conor Maynard.