From 2016, BBC Four started re-showing a selection of the later surviving un-edited episodes, re-issued under the BBC Music branding, which makes sense due to the volume of music in the Music Hall themed series. It is a selection most likely based upon a combination of: what was recorded/filmed and kept, which tapes are broadcast-able picture and sound quality, and then the programme content Rights Clearances such as the Music Publishing, the performers appearing, and if certain songs/scenes contained material not deemed suitable in the 2010s - such as racist/blackface material. Also, due to certain, since disgraced/imprisoned, performers of the time of broadcast, appearances may have resulted in entire shows being unbroadcastable on ethical and/or taste/sensitivity grounds.
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