- R.I.P. filmmaker Jonathan Demme, director of “Something Wild,” “Stop Making Sense” & other Night Flight faves
- Record Store Day, every day: You got it nicer at Licorice Pizza stores in the 70s and early 80s
- “TV Party”: Glenn O’Brien’s weekly late 70s public-access punk cocktail party TV show
- Zinelandia: Night Flight talks with Joe Biel about “$100 & a T-Shirt,” his documentary about zines
- In 1977, Prince appeared on “The Gong Show,” but no one has ever talked about the episode, until now
- The Wu Tang Collection: The weirdest “Ku Fung Theater”-style mostly-Asian action flicks you’ll ever see
- Bullseye! Arrow Films’ exploitation, Italian horror, spaghetti westerns, drive-in sleaze & more, now on Night Flight Plus!
- “Dynaman”: Night Flight’s popular series featured rubber monsters, good looking Japanese teens, silly jokes, and cool pop music!
- “All Dolled Up”: Night Flight’s exclusive interview with director Bob Gruen about his New York Dolls documentary
- “The Gumby Show”: America’s Favorite Clayboy is back again on Night Flight!
All posts tagged "Dead Kennedys"
“20 Years of Rock ‘n’ Roll Style: Punk Rock”: Malcolm McLaren and John Lydon chat with Night Flight in 1988
“Welcome to twenty years of rock n’ roll style, on Night Flight. Tonight, Punk Rock… the first movement to react against rock itself,” says Pat Prescott in her intro to “20 Years of Rock ‘n’ Roll Style:...
- Posted April 9, 2016
War and Punk: Behind the lines at the ’80s music doc “Urgh!”
The 1982 punk/new wave rockumentary Urgh! A Music War was one of the most popular “Night Flight” attractions. I had the mixed blessing of attending the two major Los Angeles concerts that were featured in the film,...
- Posted March 31, 2016
The tale of the “Lost Tapes”: The Dead Kennedys’ abandoned first recording session for “In God We Trust, Inc.”
In God We Trust, Inc.: The Lost Tapes captures the first attempt by the Dead Kennedys to record songs, in 1981, for a 12″ EP meant to acknowledge and showcase the influence of the fast-paced and thrashy...
- Posted March 11, 2016
A Brown Reason To Read: An exclusive excerpt from James Burns’s new book on the Butthole Surfers
The always outrageously controversial and provocative Butthole Surfers (who came along sometime in 1982) could be described as the very spearpoint of what came to be called “alternative rock” in the early 90s, but a more accurate...
- Posted February 26, 2016
Dead Kennedys take over New Wave Theatre
In this clip from New Wave Theatre, watch hardcore act Dead Kennedys perform “Holiday In Cambodia” amongst the throes of a frantic and completely captive audience. The performance fit’s perfectly into NWT’s seizure inducing film editing, with lead singer...
- Posted February 18, 2015