Behind the Music

  • 1997
  • TV Show
  • TV-14

A much imitated (and frequently parodied) music-biography series that blends interviews and concert footage in a fast-paced style. It revived Meat Loaf's popularity, provided a poignant coda to Milli Vanilli's troubled career and generated considerable buzz following its reunion of Leif Garrett and the friend who was paralyzed in a car accident in which (more…)

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1981

First Aired: June 3, 2001

A look at the state of music in 1981 includes the rise of the music-video era, radio consultants, New Wave and corporate sponsorship of rock. Pat Benatar, Al Franken, Michael Deaver and Angus Young are interviewed.

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  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: A much imitated (and frequently parodied) music-biography series that blends interviews and concert footage in a fast-paced style. It revived Meat Loaf's popularity, provided a poignant coda to Milli Vanilli's troubled career and generated considerable buz… (more)

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