- 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 "Night Flight Plus"
“The Three Fantastic Supermen”: Corny, campy & caped Italian superheroes coming to the rescue!
The Three Fantastic Supermen (Italian: I fantastici tre supermen) is a sometimes corny, always campy Italian superhero movie, inspired by TV’s “The Green Hornet” (1966–’67) and the Adam West-led “Batman” (1966 – ’68), not to mention 1966’s...
- Posted April 27, 2017
Men at Work’s ominous “It’s A Mistake” warned of an accidental nuclear war in 1983
In this episode of Night Flight’s “Take Off to Politics” — which originally aired on September 9, 1983 — viewers were taken on a tour of rock music’s political points-of-view, beginning with the 1960s and then fast-forwarding...
- Posted April 26, 2017
“Directions in Jazz”: Miles Davis’s “Decoy” bridged two phases of his ’80s comeback era
Night Flight’s “Directions in Jazz” — which originally aired on September 20, 1986 — featured music videos by a handful of the genre’s key players, including the legendary Miles Davis, whose “Decoy” video was directed by Annabel...
- Posted April 25, 2017
“Science!”: It’s 2017, and we’re still marching to Thomas Dolby’s enduring ’80s synth-pop hit
Future post-apocalyptic dieselpunk sound wizard Thomas Dolby is featured in this special episode of Video Flash Tracks, featuring his quirky 80s synth-pop hit “She Blinded Me with Science,” ostensibly about a mad scientist falling in love with...
- Posted April 24, 2017
“Iggy & the Stooges: Live in Detroit 2003″: Happy Birthday to proto-punk icon Iggy Pop!
Happy 70th Birthday today — Friday, April 21, 2017 — to proto-punk icon Iggy Pop, one of the last of the true punk godfathers still making music and a certifiable hero to those of us here at...
- Posted April 21, 2017
“Ways to be Wicked”: Petite dynamo Maria McKee and her rockin’ L.A. band Lone Justice
In Night Flight’s “Take Off to New American Music” — which originally aired on May 7, 1986 — we took a close look a few of the local bands in regional rock scenes across the country who...
- Posted April 20, 2017
Jack Hill’s “Pit Stop”: A mean little movie with go-go bars, fast cars & electric guitars
Exploitation master Jack Hill directed movies in nearly every genre, from horror to comedy. Pit Stop — now streaming on Night Flight Plus as part of our Arrow Videos collection — is not only one of his...
- Posted April 17, 2017
“Under Review 1983-2006″ explores the hydrodynamics of Tom Waits’s peculiar & eccentric post-’70s career
Tom Waits: Under Review 1983-2006 — now streaming on Night Flight Plus in our collection of Under Review music docs — takes a look at the extraordinary musician and performer’s eccentric career, beginning in the 1980s, during...
- Posted April 14, 2017