Spicks & Specks

Sunday 9 June at 7.30pm on ABC TV and ABC iview.

Spicks and Specks is back! There’s a whole new g-g-g- generation of musicians to celebrate,andfresh
comedians to bring the good times. Host Adam Hills will bring alive the sounds of music trivia on
Australia’s most popular music quiz show. And see that girl Myf Warhurst stealthescene, opposite
Alan Brough who will take your breath away with his music knowledge.

This season it is a happy half hour again. What a good place to be!

Joining our team captains are Anthony Callea, Montaigne, Abbie Chatfield, Tommy Little, Hamish
Blake, Gillian Cosgriff, Courtney Act, ShaneJacobson,JennyTian, Elly-May Barnes, Big Wett, Dan
Sultan, Mark Seymour, Steph Tisdell, Ella Hooper, Claire Hooper­ More, more, more,you cry out!

Well,you will be struck like thunder by our music acts - TISM, Ruby Gill, Folk Bitch Trio, The
Bamboos, Lime Cordiale, Gut Health and the DMAs. That’s a lot of bands to have on this run.
The show will have the usual games without frontiers - Know Your Product, Final Countdown and
Substitute along with some new sensations.

In Secret Song Adam will drop references to a particular song each episode, leaving Alan or Myf
looking for clues. It’s worth 5 points, one of them may take it all. But in the end, everyone will
be a winner.

''I’m so excited to get back behind the desk for a new series of Spicks and Specks. We’ve given the
place a bit of a reno, and we can’t wait to invite 'round a whole new batch of Australia’s best
musicians as well as a few old friends."
-Adam Hills

Production credit: Executive Producers: Anthony Watt, Michiko Smith, and Rowdie Walden. ABC Head of
Entertainment: Rachel Millar.

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Update for episode 1

The first episode back for this series is a firecracker. It’s a real list of big names – Anthony Callea, Steph Tisdell, Tommy Little and Yve Blake. There will be questions about Aussie Belters, Musicals Fan Art, a traditional Guzheng ensemble plus the secret song performed by the Burnt Sausages. What will that song be? Tune in to find out.

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