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- Something Weird: Read an exclusive excerpt from A Thousand Cuts: The Bizarre Underground World of Collectors and Dealers Who Saved the Movies
- “Junior High School”: The musical that found the high notes of your awkward hormone-driven years!
- “The Gumby Show”: America’s Favorite Clayboy is back again on Night Flight!
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All posts tagged "R.I.P."
Night Flight remembers James Cotton, the pioneering Mississippi-born blues harp legend
In 1985, the pioneering Mississippi-born blues harp legend James Cotton — who died on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at St. David’s Medical Center in Austin, Texas — appeared on an episode of “Night Flight,” joining future Rock...
- Posted March 21, 2017
Hail! Hail! Chuck Berry, the great pioneering, motorvatin’ rock ‘n’ roll innovator!
We’ve just learned today — Saturday, March 18, 2017 — about the passing of the great pioneering, motorvatin’ rock ‘n’ roll innovator, Chuck Berry, age 90, at his home in St. Charles County, Missouri, some forty miles...
- Posted March 18, 2017
Dr. Demento remembers versatile actor Bill Paxton, the director of Barnes & Barnes’ music video for “Fish Heads”
We were saddened to learn of the death of versatile actor Bill Paxton, at age 61, after suffering a fatal stroke eleven days after surgery to replace a heart valve and repair damage to his aorta. Night...
- Posted February 27, 2017
“Comedy Cuts”: Night Flight remembers pioneering comedian Adrianne Tolsch
Adrianne Tolsch, who succumbed to esophageal cancer on December 7, 2016, was a frequent presence on the “Comedy Cuts” segments of “Night Flight.” Many viewers laughing at home may have not been aware of the strides she...
- Posted January 5, 2017
“Last Christmas”: R.I.P. George Michael
George Michael — an acclaimed pop singer and one-half of the successful 80s-era pop duo Wham! — has died of heart failure at his home in Goring in Oxfordshire, England, his longtime manager Michael Lippman reported on...
- Posted December 25, 2016
Death of a Ladies’ Man: R.I.P. Leonard Cohen, one of music’s most revered and prolific visionaries
Like many of you, we too were saddened to learn of the death of Leonard Cohen, who passed away on Monday, November 7, 2016, at the age of 82. If you’re in the mood to reminisce on...
- Posted November 11, 2016
R.I.P. Dead or Alive’s Pete Burns: “You Spin Me Round” singer was, in his own words, a “freak unique”
We’ve just learned that 80s dance pop icon Pete Burns of Dead or Alive has died, age 57, from a heart attack. The enigmatic singer — seen in this “Night Flight” “Take Off to Androgyny,” which originally...
- Posted October 24, 2016
Remembering the funny film legacy of the great Gene Wilder, who started the comedy revolution without us
We here at Night Flight HQ were saddened to learn of the death of Gene Wilder — the beloved comic actor and occasional director and screenwriter — who died Sunday night, August 28, 2016, due to complications...
- Posted August 30, 2016