MTV Live, MTV’s 24-hour dedicated music channel, kicks off spring with a new season of performance series’ “Live from Daryl’s House” on Thursday, May 5 beginning at 9:00 p.m. In each episode of “Live from Daryl’s House,” music icon Daryl Hall invites a fellow musician over to his club to perform each other’s hits. Musical […]
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Mark Goodman and Burt Sugarman on the magic of the iconic music series, ‘The Midnight Special’.
In the period between American Bandstand and MTV, several shows tried to bring rock ‘n’ roll to television. In the wake of Elvis Presley and the Beatles’ debut on The Ed Sullivan Show, ’60s series like Hullabaloo, Shindig and The Music Scene featured rock and pop performers. But it wasn’t until The Midnight Special premiered on August 19, 1972, that rock ‘n’ roll found its […]