John Cale has been interviewed on tv on numerous occasions, sometimes performing live as well. Besides that he was featured in documentaries, acted in a TV series or acted as a participant in a discussion.
What follows is a listing of known appearances, broken down by decade.
Last added appearances:
On July 29 he takes part in the BBC Proms concert the Royal Albert Hall in London, UK, reimagening the music of David Bowie. He brought his band and wrote the arrangments for his segment. He performs Valentine's Day, Sorrow (w/ Anna Calvi) and Space Oddity (w/ House Gospel Choir). The show is broadcasted live on BBC 4.
On June 11, 2016 French-German Arte broadcasted the almost complete show. White Light / White Heat (w/ Carl Barāt and Pete Doherty) and European Son (w/ Carl Barāt and Pete Doherty) traded places - and Lady Godiva's Operation (w/ Saul Williams) and The Gift are missing.
Interview with Channel 4 News. He discusses presidential candidate Donald Trump, and the death of
Features in the BBC4 program Joy of the Cover Version - November 6, 2015, discussing his definitive version of Hallelujah.
Interview on the Belgian tv show Reyers laat about the Christmas Truce music, The Velvet Underground, Lou Reed - December 16, 2014.