MTV turns 33! Reality has set in, and we miss those music videos
You didn't know you wanted your MTV until you were told you did, and now, 33 years after the music television station first went on the air ... things off by singing about how "Video Killed the Radio Star" and for years we watched our favorite rock ...
A Racy Show With Teenagers Steps Back From a Boundary
The show is off to a running start. It attracted 3.3 million to its premiere on Monday night and set a new first-episode record for the channel among viewers ages 12 to 34. Episodes of “Skins ... were broadcast without changes. Days earlier, MTV ...
30 Seconds To Mars ‘Neither Confirm Nor Deny’ Breakup Rumors
Last week, MTV Canada made waves when it reported that [artist id="1231235"]30 Seconds to Mars[/artist] were set to break up after ... frontman Jared Leto said with a sigh. “When did we start ‘Kings and Queens’? October? I may have to go check ...
Happy birthday, MTV: Here are the 5 most iconic music videos
The Buggles - "Video Killed The Radio Star" (1981) Famously known as the first video to be played on MTV, the Buggles song title boldly referenced the movement their video was spearheading. Did the video kill the radio star? Rolling Stone certainly thought ...
33 years ago, MTV launched a revolution on the airwaves
It was 33 years ago when MTV made its debut on cable systems across America — Aug. 1, 1981, to be exact. I'm not sure anyone seriously thought MTV would “kill” radio, though the first song played ... as KROQ (106.7 FM) did quite well too.