What’s one video that doesn’t get the attention it deserves?
"Bonnie Tyler’s ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart.’ It’s spectacular. It was directed by Russell Mulcahy who made Highlander, the movie. It’s ridiculously over-the-top. It’s very very postmodern. There’s all these ridiculously beautiful, and weird, and ludicrous scenes that have no connection to one another.”
- Craig Marks, co-author of the new book I Want My MTV: The Uncensored Story of the Music Video Revolution, sharing an oral history of MTV’s inception on the Andrew Andrew show. Listen to the whole interview here, and buy the book.