6 of the most notorious music TV performances ever

1. Elvis Presley on the Ed Sullivan Show

Although very tame by modern standards, Elvis Presley’s first performance on the Ed Sullivan show was considered highly shocking at the time. The myth goes that he was filmed from the waist up, so as not to offend viewers with his racy hip gyrations, but in truth, his whole body was shown. The performance was broadcast on 9 September 1956. Continue reading

#musicmonday : Mick Harvey & Anita Lane – Initials B. B.

I think I may have put some inaccurate information in my terribly academic 25 carrot-haired cuties post, which I find distressing since I generally try to make the fluff on this blog as accurate as possible. I don’t know where the info came from that Anita Lane was supposed to have sung on Death Is Not The End, because the only version I could actually find had Kylie on it. Still, my half-assed attempts to google it pointed me to this rather catchy tune, which I remember hearing a while back.

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