- “Tunnel Vision” Redux: Did a Kremlin-backed Russian TV network hack into C-SPAN?
- “Tell them they can laugh at me”: Remembering the humorous side of David Bowie
- Katrina Diaspora: Robert Mugge discusses the making of “New Orleans Music in Exile”
- “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!
- Subway Blues: Robert Mugge discusses the making of “Last of the Mississippi Jukes”
- Night Flight’s World Music Library: Featuring eight music docs by Moroccan-born producer/director Izza Génini
- Night Flight’s Stuart Samuels tells us about co-producing “The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years”
- Something Weird is happenin’ on Night Flight: Check out our classic cult, hippie & biker flicks, drive-in sleaze and exploitation movies!
- Night Flight brings you Italo-West from Wild East: Imported Spaghetti Westerns
All posts tagged "video profile"
“Tell them they can laugh at me”: Remembering the humorous side of David Bowie
On this first anniversary of the passing of David Bowie, a loss still felt profoundly by all of us here at Night Flight, we’re taking an opportunity to reflect on his underappreciated capacity for self-deprecation and comedy....
- Posted January 10, 2017
Bananarama: Our 1985 Night Flight video profile featured the post-modern synth pop trio’s early classic cuts
In our Bananarama video profile — which first aired on “Night Flight” on December 28, 1985 — Pat Prescott tells us: “In 1979, Sara Dallin and Siobhan Fahey were students at the London College of Fashion and...
- Posted December 8, 2016
“Night Flight Goes to the Movies”: Watch Master of the Macabre Brian De Palma’s video profile from 1988
In this special “Night Flight Goes to the Movies” video profile of film director Brian De Palma — which originally aired in 1988 — the filmmaker who gave us Dressed to Kill, Carrie, Phantom of the Paradise,...
- Posted November 11, 2016
From sports bloopers to movie credits, everything goes better with Dire Straits’ “Walk of Life”
Night Flight’s video profile of Dire Straits — originally airing on August 15, 1986, and now available on Night Flight Plus — offers a look at both the UK and the US videos for “Walk of Life,”...
- Posted October 26, 2016
“Don’t You (Forget About Me)”: In the summer of 1986, Scottish band Simple Minds were featured in our Video Profile
In our Video Profile of the Scottish band Simple Minds — it originally aired on “Night Flight” on June 28, 1986, and is now streaming on Night Flight Plus — we took a look at seven of...
- Posted September 27, 2016
Night Flight’s 1987 R.E.M. video profile: Here’s the story behind “Radio Free Europe” and other early videos
“Night Flight”‘s video profile on R.E.M. — which originally aired on April 11, 1987, and is now streaming over on our Night Flight Plus channel — featured several of the band’s earliest videos while they were still...
- Posted September 14, 2016
“O Superman”: Performance artist Laurie Anderson’s charting 1981 UK hit and video highlights our video profile
In her intro to Night Flight’s video profile on Laurie Anderson, which first aired in 1985, Pat Prescott says, “Laurie Anderson has brought the avant-garde into pop music’s mainstream. Anderson’s instrument is her body, and in 1982,...
- Posted September 10, 2016
Night Flight’s 1988 John Lennon Video Profile: Sailing into the Bermuda Triangle on “Borrowed Time”
“On the advice of Yoko’s astrology consultants, John Lennon sailed to Bermuda in June, 1980,” Pat Prescott tells us during her introduction of the music video for “Borrowed Time,” featured Night Flight’s 1988 video profile on John...
- Posted September 10, 2016