The Midnight Special

  • 1973
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

An Emmy-nominated late-night music showcase, airing after Johnny Carson, featured marquee performers like David Bowie, Daryl Hall and John Oates, Blondie, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Joni Mitchell, Bob Marley and Rod Stewart. There were also artist tributes and guest hosts (among them: Roy Orbison, Paul Anka and the Spinners).

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02:37 — The Midnight Special was the first of its kind. The most popular artists of the day, from rock, pop and soul, shared the stage performing their hits L (more…)

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  • Premiered: February 2, 1973
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: An Emmy-nominated late-night music showcase, airing after Johnny Carson, featured marquee performers like David Bowie, Daryl Hall and John Oates, Blondie, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Joni Mitchell, Bob Marley and Rod Stewart. There were also ar… (more)

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