The BEST Episodes of Spicks and Specks

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 15, 2020

Network: ABC1

Delve into musical history with Spicks & Specks, ABC TV's weekly comedy game show. Each week, the panel are joined by four guests from the worlds of comedy, music and entertainment.

Episode 2

#1 - Episode 2

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 6, 2008

Myf's guests this week are Guy Pratt and comedian Dave O'Neil, while Alan's guests are singer Guy Sebastian and stand up comedian Cal Wilson.

star 10.00
27 votes
Episode 38

#2 - Episode 38

Season 4 - Episode 38 - Aired Oct 15, 2008

Our special guests this week are singer Anne McCue, comedian Amanda Keller, singer songwriter Kate Miller-Heidke, entertainer Frankie J Holden. Tonight’s episode ends with a video clip from band, the Skatt Brothers ‘Life At the Outpost’.

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 9

#3 - Episode 9

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 25, 2009

Our special guests this week are much loved Bob Evans, laugh out loud larrikin Dave Hughes, singing sensation Tina Arena and comedic cabaret Tim Minchin.

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 16

#4 - Episode 16

Season 5 - Episode 16 - Aired May 13, 2009

Our special guests this week are Speech from the Grammy Award winning band Arrested Development, comedian Judith Lucy, classical virtuoso Katarina Kroslakova and Scott Edgar from band Tripod.

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 24

#5 - Episode 24

Season 5 - Episode 24 - Aired Jul 8, 2009

Our special guests this week are Australian Idol Wes Carr, Spicks and Specks favourite Hamish Blake, Australian rock legend Jim Keays, and rock-cabaret star Geraldine Quinn. Keep an eye out for a special live performance from Geraldine Quinn of a song she has written just for Spicks and Specks.

star 10.00
1 votes
A Very Specky Christmas 2009

#6 - A Very Specky Christmas 2009

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 20, 2009

Be sure to tune into ABC1 Sunday December 20th at 7.30pm to see our Spicks & Specks Christmas Special coming live from Bethlehem this year. Join us as we celebrate the year that was 2009 with all your Spicks and Specks favourites.

star 10.00
1 votes
Americana Special

#7 - Americana Special

Season 6 - Episode 23 - Aired Jun 30, 2010

For our Americana Special, guests this week are jazz and blues legend Barbara Morrison, American comedian Tommy Dean, Country Soul singer Diana Trask, and stand up comedian Denise Scott. There is also a special performance by the Dixieland jazz band, Dave Hetherington’s Jazzbos.

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 8

#8 - Episode 8

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 18, 2009

Our special guests this week are the sensational Pete Murray, hysterical Rhys Darby, knowledgeable Prof. Kim Walker and the exuberant Celia Pacquola

star 9.96
28 votes
Episode 9

#9 - Episode 9

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 26, 2008

The special guests this week are The Wombats singer Matthew Murphy, the rye-larious Ryan Shelton, Toto rocker Steve Lukather and the dazzling Mehsel Laurie. This week's closing performance will feature Matthew's band, The Wombats, sing the theme song for the TV show Postman Pat, in Norwegian.

star 9.93
28 votes
Episode 35

#10 - Episode 35

Season 4 - Episode 35 - Aired Sep 24, 2008

Our special guests this week are Canadian singer songwriter Ron Sexsmith, comedian Dave O’Neil, acclaimed Australian soprano Antoinette Halloran and reigning ghosting champion Hamish Blake. Be sure to watch the end of the show for a stellar performance by Ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro.

star 9.86
29 votes
Episode 8

#11 - Episode 8

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 17, 2010

This week on Spicks and Specks our special guests are Fame: The Musical’s Chris Durling, funny-woman Fiona O'Loughlin, iconic Australian entertainer Patti Newton and American comedian Eddie Ifft

star 9.83
29 votes
Episode 8

#12 - Episode 8

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 19, 2008

Pumpkin instruments Our special guests this week are Israeli musician Idan Raichel, comedian Ross Noble, songstress Eddi Reader and Spicks fave Adam Rozenbachs.

star 9.50
2 votes
Episode 10

#13 - Episode 10

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 19, 2006

This week on another entirely adequate episode of Spicks and Specks Myf is joined by opera singer Rosario La Spina who tells us about a nasty wardrobe malfunction and comedian Denise Scott who tells us about a nasty medical condition she develops while riding the bike during Malvern Stars on 45. Alan's team features country artist Beccy Cole who recalls the story of touching herself in Iraq and English comedian Stephen K Amos who is one of Spicks and Specks most gracious winners. Also watch out for a guest appearance by the spooky, kooky and ooky Kransky Sisters. Sadly Judith Lucy couldn't join the Spicks & Specks team and had to pull out at the last minute due to illness.

star 9.50
2 votes
Episode 12

#14 - Episode 12

Season 7 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 27, 2011

This week our special guests on Spicks and Specks are Regurgitator front man Quan Yeomans, Kiwi comedian Cal Wilson, conductor and musical director Kellie Dickerson and an American comedian who now calls Australia home, Tommy Dean. The Magnets join us for Look What They've Done to My Song Ma.

star 9.50
2 votes
Episode 24

#15 - Episode 24

Season 7 - Episode 24 - Aired Oct 19, 2011

This week our special guests on Spicks and Specks are Aussie country star Lee Kernaghan, musical comedian Rusty Berther, mezzo soprano Fiona Campbell and the hilarious Greg Fleet.

star 9.50
2 votes
Episode 3

#16 - Episode 3

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 13, 2008

Denise Scott and dancer David McAllister join Mif while Jade McRae and Hamish Blake join Alan for this week's episode.

star 9.00
1 votes
Episode 1

#17 - Episode 1

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 15, 2006

Guest Stars: Kate DeAraugo Adam Richard Peter Brocklehurst End Credits: Filmclip of 'Bitter Heart' by Seona Dancing

star 9.00
1 votes
Episode 4

#18 - Episode 4

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 20, 2008

Our special guests this week are Broadway luminary Caroline O’Connor, funny man Frank Woodley, documentary & music video director Julien Temple and comedian/ radio announcer Dave O’Neil. The closing performance features a live performance from Caroline O’Connor and the Carnevel Strings, as they perform an Edith Piaf rendition of the Sex Pistols song “Anarchy in the UK”.

star 9.00
1 votes
Episode 5

#19 - Episode 5

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 15, 2006

Guest Stars: Christine Anu Adam Richard Billy Field Denise Scott

star 9.00
1 votes
Ella Hooper, James Morrison, Colin Lane & Scott Edgar

#20 - Ella Hooper, James Morrison, Colin Lane & Scott Edgar

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 6, 2005

Comedian Adam Hills hosts this music-based quiz show. Team captains each week are comedian Alan Brough, and Triple J presenter Myf Warhurst. This week's guests include comedian Colin 'Lano' Lane, and the Tripod's 'nerdy one' comedian Scott Edgar.

star 9.00
1 votes
David Hobson, Rich Hall, Kitty Flanagan & Angry Anderson

#21 - David Hobson, Rich Hall, Kitty Flanagan & Angry Anderson

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 20, 2005

Comedian Adam Hills hosts this music-based quiz show. Team captains each week are comedian Alan Brough and Triple J announcer Myf Warhurst. This weeks guests include Rose Tattoo singer Angry Anderson, and comedians Kitty Flanagan and Rich Hall.

star 9.00
1 votes
Toni Lamond, Dave McCormack, Hamish Blake & Brian Mannix

#22 - Toni Lamond, Dave McCormack, Hamish Blake & Brian Mannix

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 27, 2005

Comedian Adam Hills directs two teams through this block-buster musicology quiz show. Stars and team leaders are the talented comedian Alan Brough, and the scene-stealing Triple J announcer Myf Warhurst. Alan's guests this week are stage star Toni Lamond, and guitarist David McCormack. Myf's guests this week are singer Brian Mannix and comic relief Hamish Blake.

star 9.00
1 votes
Deni Hines, Pete Smith, Mick Thomas & Hamish Blake

#23 - Deni Hines, Pete Smith, Mick Thomas & Hamish Blake

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired May 4, 2005

Comedian Adam Hills hosts another great episode of Spicks and Specks, the musical quiz show. Team captains each week are comedian Alan Brough and Triple J presenter Myf Warhurst. Alan's guests this week are singer Deni Hines, and entertainer Pete Smith. Myf's guests are musician Nick Thomas and comedian Hamish Blake,

star 9.00
1 votes
Beccy Cole, Earl Okin, Frankie J. Holden & Andy Lee

#24 - Beccy Cole, Earl Okin, Frankie J. Holden & Andy Lee

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired May 11, 2005

Comedian Adam Hills hosts this music-based quiz show. Team captains are comedian Alan Brough, and radio announcer Myf Warhurst. Alan's guests this week are singer Beccy Cole and comical muscian Earl Okin. Myf's guests are entertainer Frankie J. Holden, and comedian Andy Lee.

star 9.00
1 votes
Richard Clapton, Wendy Harmer, Guy Sebastian & David O'Doherty

#25 - Richard Clapton, Wendy Harmer, Guy Sebastian & David O'Doherty

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired May 18, 2005

Comedian Adam Hills hosts this music quiz show, aided each week by team captains actor and comedian Alan Brough, and triple J's own Myf Warhurst. Alan's guests this week are musician Richard Clapton and comedian Wendy Harmer. Myf's guests are comedian David O'Docherty, and Australian Idol winner Guy Sebastian.

star 9.00
1 votes