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Arts & Entertainment with Chris & Randall

Aug 12, 2021

ep68: Our Mtv Youth

Chris and Randall discuss growing up watching MTV.

The first two hours of the debut of MTV in 1981

Topics discussed include:

MTV original concept
early VJs
early MTV format
Alan Hunter
Mark Goodman
Martha Quinn
Nina Blackwood
J.J. Jackson
Album-oriented rock
I want my MTV
Smells Like Teen Spirit
120 Minutes
Matt Pinfield
Origin of music videos
Video Killed the Radio Star
Pat Benatar
Michael Jackson
Cyndi Lauper
Duran Duran
ZZ Top
Michael Nesmith
Rodney Bingenheimer
Fake Plastic Trees:

recorded August 11, 2021

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