‘In the early 1980s not everyone had cable TV. In Los Angeles a sort of new wave American Bandstand was the alternative to cable’s MTV. It was called MV3. ‘

  • In February 1983, Pass the Dutchie by Musical Youth reached #10 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in the USA.
i was there channel 9 in socal! around 4pm? just out of high school,,,with no job,,,and nothing to do but watch tv…those were the days!!
This show spawned my love of DEVO, Adam and The Ants, Wall Of Voodoo, Oingo Boingo..etc.

Band claimed lawyers failed to protect copyright of song, which was adaptation of Pass The Kouchie by The Mighty Diamonds

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