Programming highlights fro 2004-2005.
MUCHMOREMUSIC FALL 2004 HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE:
ALL NEW M3 ORIGINAL SERIES PREMIERE – Friday, August 20th @ 9pm ET (60min.).
Kevin Bacon is one of many pop-cult icons dishing exclusive commentary about the ’80s and early ’90s in the new M3 original series “Back In…”
Music, fads, headlines, fashion, TV, film and more are up for review as M3 delivers a weekly look at a specific year in the ’80s and early ’90s. Featuring soundbites from pop-cult icons such as Blondie, Kevin Bacon, Lionel Richie and Sting, plus Exclusive News Commentary from CNN’s Anderson Cooper throughout the series, ‘Back In…’ delivers a fast paced retro recap of the sometimes-cringe-inducing era.
For the series premiere, it’s ‘Back In….’85’. Pull on your skin-tight acid wash jeans and relive the year as told by Samantha Fox, Roseanne Barr, Tommy Lee and more. Where were you when…..a-ha topped the music charts internationally, Ronald Reagan was President, the discovery of the wreckage of the Titanic dominated the news, ‘The Cosby Show’ ruled primetime TV, Springsteen was ‘Dancing in the Dark’ with Courtney Cox, kids wanted Teddy Ruxpin for Christmas, Jan Hammer’s soundtrack to ‘Miami Vice’ blared from stereos in the hotter-than-hot Chevrolet Blazer and ‘Back to the Future’ was the box-office smash? ‘Back In…’. Beginning Friday, August 20th @ 9pm ET.
NEW M3 EXCLUSIVE SERIES – Sunday, October 17th @ 8pm ET (30min.)
Travelling the globe, ‘Bands Reunited’ tracks down and attempts to reunite old band mates from supergroups of decades past for a one-time performance in Los Angeles or London, England. Emotions run high as former rock stars consider the proposition, in many cases still carrying the scars from hurtful band breakups. Featuring attempts to reunite ’80s rockers Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Extreme, The Alarm and many more severed music groups. ‘Bands Reunited’. Beginning Sunday, October 17th @ 8pm ET.
‘VH1 Big in 2004 Awards’
NEW M3 EXCLUSIVE SPECIAL – Sunday, December 5th @ 9pm ET (120min.)
The third annual ‘Big In 2004 Awards’ honours top celebrities, moments and trends of the year direct from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Host, performers, presenters and celebrity guests to be announced. To be taped on location Dec. 1, 2004.
The MuchMoreMusic Marquee: ‘Foo Fighters In Concert’
ALL NEW CONCERT EXCLUSIVE – Thursday, September 2nd @ 9pm ET (60min.)
‘The MMM Marquee’ delivers world-class performances, first-run documentaries, top international award shows, hit movies and more all year-round. In this edition, multiplatinum hard rockers the Foo Fighters perform all their chart-topping hits spanning 1994 – 2002. Taped LIVE on location at venues on the Foo Fighters’ 2002/2003 ‘One By One’ world tour including Toronto’s Arrow Hall, Dublin’s Ambassador Theater and Slane Castle in Ireland.