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Remember when?

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by jarcher, Nov 10, 2004.

  1. jarcher

    jarcher I can't handle a title

    I was flippin channels the other day when I remembered when Music was on MTV.
    VH1 seems to be fading as well
    Am I that old already? I remember when MTV was bad mojo. now I miss what it was. . . . .

    Where did the Music go?

  2. ArchAngel

    ArchAngel Sergeant

    Yep, you're that old.

    I remember when it just came out. We used to watch it in the barracks. I was always commenting about people being freaks back then.
  3. Matacumbie

    Matacumbie Rocky Top

    I remember when MTV first started, everyone was watching. Well, I think I remember, it's been awhile. There is all kind of stuff out there now, some I like and some I don't ( too much ).

    remember Robert Palmer's "addicted to love" has to be one of the best. :)

  4. hithere

    hithere Staff Sergeant

    Before i came to the States last year, i watched MTV Asia everyday. MTV Asia doesn't mean that there are asian music videos all over mtv! it means no reality shows, just plain new music on mtv all da time. here, MTV is boring- all freakin reality shows.... :rolleyes:

    i'm not old but i dun like MTV USA... :p i barely watch it.
  5. Just Playin

    Just Playin MajorGeek

    They are rolling out Mtv2, which is dedicated to playing music, much like Mtv used to be. I'm sure a lot of people will be impressed with the idea of this 'new' channel that shows only music videos.:rolleyes:
  6. NeoNemesis

    NeoNemesis Moutharrhea

    Haven't they had that already? and i heard that it had some other shows on it.
  7. jarcher

    jarcher I can't handle a title

    I had MTV2 when I had sattelite, and ther is about 38% more music tan MTV
  8. Just Playin

    Just Playin MajorGeek


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  9. BLAJY

    BLAJY Corporal

    Or this.

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  10. WobblesRArt

    WobblesRArt MajorGeek

    and there was 3 and 4, but they just got rid of them and bought out vh1 and vh2...........way too much talking now..........wobbles
  11. suesman

    suesman First Sergeant

    Ok showing my age......

    The first video played on MTV? Video Killed The Radio Star - The Buggles

    :p :p :p
  12. Doc43

    Doc43 Private First Class

    You all must be kids. I remember when TV came out with 45 min of programing a day on one channel.
  13. evilevets

    evilevets Sergeant Major

    Really though, if MTV started to play only music from now on, it would still suck!

    They would only play the "safe" mainstream teenybopper crap anyway, like Ashly Simpson and Britney Spears. Awful crap like that. :rolleyes:

    It'll never be cool again like it was when it first came out.

    BTW, yes, I also hate reality shows, but that another post for another day. ;)

  14. NeoNemesis

    NeoNemesis Moutharrhea

    :p somehow i knew that, must be one of those tiny tidbits lol.
  15. jarcher

    jarcher I can't handle a title

    there two video's I remember

    SAFETY DANCE-Men Without Hats
    (I don't know why, something about the midget dancing around. . who knows)

    great!! Now its stuck in my head!!!!

    and of coures


    traitors!!!! no, really thats what everyone thought. I actually liked it
    now they suck. .the old stuff is still good(Cliff era) The Black album was ok
    afer that .. . ppllllllllppppphhhhhhhhh. . IMO
  16. sibeer

    sibeer MajorGeek

    I must be really "old school" or a purist or something, but I've never been a fan of videos ever. I got sick of crappy songs winning awards or becoming hits because they came with a great video. I'm not a huge fan of tv either for that matter. I like our 27" tv for sports or movies but my money is invested in a real stereo for music only, no surroundsound or prologic, just power.
  17. hithere

    hithere Staff Sergeant

    I'm not sure of that... i mean there are many music videos not only the pop videos...
    Like i said earlier, i had MTV Asia and they showed mainly music videos and it's a trillion times better than MTV here. There wasn't much hip-hop music though, but then i only like some hip-hop songs...
  18. Ken3

    Ken3 MajorGeek

    I heard a Mickey Dolenz (of the Monkees) interview, say that the Monkee's TV show was a forerunner of MTV, since you do see the group singing their songs and seeing them doing that along with parts of the story continuing with the music. Similar to what MTV and VH1 do now. I hardly watch those channels, though, so I have no idea (outside of heresay) what goes on now.
  19. Zulu-1

    Zulu-1 Specialist

    lol go MUCH LOUD!!!!!!!!!
    hard core ;)

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