Whether it's Tom Jones and Cerys Matthews performing a wonderful duet of Baby It's Cold Outside before the turn of the millennium, or Dexy returning last year to treat us to a rendition of Come On Eileen, there have been plenty of memorable moments of the years. With Jools often playing along on the piano, it's a chance to see some of the best musicians in the world performing uniques arrangements of some huge hits.
Everyone has their traditions - but nothing says Happy New Year like Jools Holland's Hootenanny. On December 31 each year, the beloved pianist and presenter brings his annual party into the living rooms of the nation. With some of the biggest names in showbiz on the guestlist, it's always a very special night with some incredible performances.