The Bee Gees' first national TV performance

Title:
The Bee Gees' first national TV performance
NFSA ID:
387170
Year:
1960
Courtesy:
Nine Network
Category:
Access fees

The Bee Gees’ first national TV appearance on Nine’s variety show Desmond and the Channel 9 Pins, on 12 August 1960.

They perform 'Time is Passing By', a song written by Barry Gibb, who was 13 at the time of the performance. Brothers Robin and Maurice were 10.

They were flown from Brisbane to perform. Note the guitar featuring the letters BG.