Band only mentioned by the host (Eric Idle) of The Old Gay Whistle Test, a parody of real British music television series, The Old Grey Whistle Test. It's a skit on the "Rutland Weekend Whistle Test" episode (2 June, 1975) of Rutland Weekend Television, Eric Idle's post-Python BBC sketch comedy television series.
Tonight on Whistle Test, we've got ... Rex Higgins, Steve Flea, the Wretched Admiral Sphincter, Grunties, Hot Nudges, Red Buttocks, and Toad the Wet Sprocket, so... it promises to be... really good. We've also got preview of the new... Vomit album, and I'll shall be talking as usual, like this...
But first on Whistle Test, here's our studio group, Toad the Wet Sprocket...