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Weird Al Yankovic Exclusive
“Cheese!” All-New EPISODE – Monday, Nov. 1st @ 9:30pm ET (30min.)
M3 EXCLUSIVE SERIES – All New Episodes:
-“Bands Reunited” (The Motels, Haircut 100)
-“Back In…” (’81, ’83)
-“The Story Of…” (Shania Twain)
-“The Fabulous Life Of…” (Tom Cruise)
-“Behind the Music” (George Michael)
-“Listed” (20 Best Duos in Music)
NEW M3 ORIGINAL EPISODE – Monday, November 1st @ 9:30pm ET (30min.)
Featuring candid commentary from the hottest celebs and most opinionated experts, this fast-paced M3 original series delves into some of the most talked-about trends in celebrity news. “Uncovered” caught up with legendary cheese wiz Weird Al Yankovic in Los Angeles – delivering his exclusive quips on music’s worst trends, videos, pop-star reality shows and a full range of artists spanning the spectrum of self-embarrassment; everyone from pop’s top cheese balls Aaron Carter and William Hung to the fun loving Justin Hawkins of The Darkness (whose retro image delights fans worldwide). Along with Weird Al, pundits including Canada’s ever-crusty crap detector Ed the Sock dish on everything rancid in music.
NEW M3 ORIGINAL SERIES CONTINUES – Fridays @ 9pm ET (60min.)
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.
“Back In…”. Fridays @ 9pm ET (60min.).
November 5th – “Back In…”: ’83
Flashback to the year when…Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” dominated pop charts, neon legwarmers were fashion essentials and parents duked it out in department stores for coveted Cabbage Patch Kids.
November 12th – “Back In…”: ’81
Remember when…Prince Charles & Lady Di walked down the aisle, Olivia Newton-John got “Physical” and former U.S. president Ronald Reagan was nearly assassinated?
NEW M3 EXCLUSIVE SERIES CONTINUES – Sundays @ 8pm ET (60min.)
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 severed music groups consider reunion propositions, in many cases still carrying the scars from hurtful band breakups. “Bands Reunited”. Sundays @ 8pm ET (60min.).
November 7th – The Motels
Clashing egos and substance abuse ended their career in ’87. Can The Motels pull it together for one last performance in Los Angeles almost two decades later?
November 14th – Haircut 100
Vicious in-fighting and frontman Nick Hayward’s emotional breakdown tore apart Haircut 100 nearly 20 years ago. See if time has mended all wounds as these former pop idols consider a reunion show in London, England.
“THE FABULOUS LIFE OF…”: Tom Cruise
M3 EXCLUSIVE SERIES CONTINUES – Monday, November 8th @ 9pm ET (30min.)
It’s a first-class joy ride through the lavish living enjoyed by the hottest and most wealthy celebrities – featuring candid commentary from pop-culture experts and the superstars themselves on topics such as exclusive VIP treatment, endless entourages, multimillion-dollar homes and more. In this movie-star moolah reveal, see how ultrahot blockbuster king Tom Cruise enjoys outrageous big ticket buys that are literally out of this world – including his purchase of stake on the moon, a fleet of vintage fighter planes and a $30-million one-of-a-kind Gulfstream jet (equipped with three cabins, formal dining room and Jacuzzi).
“THE STORY OF…”: Shania Twain
ALL NEW M3 ORIGINAL – Tuesday, November 9th @ 10pm ET (60min.)
**FEATURING BILL’s 1-ON-1 SHANIA INTERVIEW FROM SWITZERLAND
This M3 original series delves deep into the lives of music’s most important and influential artists, showcasing the highs and lows of their storied careers. It provides fans with the complete picture of their idols by combining new exclusive artist commentary and rare archival performance & interview footage from our extensive library. In this edition, ‘Story Of’ Host/Producer Bill Welychka travels to Montreux, Switzerland, to engage multiplatinum pop-country icon Shania Twain in new exclusive conversation about her Nov. 9th album release “Shania Twain: Greatest Hits” and how the opinions of female artists are generally perceived in the music industry.
“BEHIND THE MUSIC”: George Michael
ALL NEW – Wednesday, November 17th @ 10pm ET (60min.)
Featuring archival footage and candid commentary from expert eye-witnesses, “Behind the Music” chronicles the story behind memorable music that’s had an international impact. From childhood to now, this revealing star insider exposes the hurdles and hurt on George Michael’s turbulent rise to pop superstardom – including Michael’s struggle with his sexual identity, the tragic deaths of his mother and first true love, and the infamous Beverly Hills bathroom fiasco that haunts Michael to this very day. Featuring exclusive commentary from the music legend himself, Elton John, Geri Haliwell and members of his former ’80s supergroup Wham!.
“LISTED”: 20 Best Duos in Music
NEW M3 ORIGINAL EPISODE – Tuesday, November 23rd @ 9pm ET (60min.)
Host Karina Huber pulls down a weekly roster of top artists who live in the record books – and the tabloids. Themed M3 original episodes are backed up with the latest sound bites, gossip and expert opinion. This time ’round, watch music’s top twosomes including Andre 3000 & Bad Boi of OutKast, Jack & Meg White of the White Stripes, Sonny & Cher, Ike & Tina Turner, and many more dynamic duos perform incredible chart-toppers enjoyed the world over.