The Midnight Special 6 DVD Set
Time Life & Star Vista Entertainment
LATE NIGHT'S ORIGINAL ROCK 'N' ROLL SHOW!
From 1972 to 1981, THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
featured artists from all of popular music performing live. So, for
anyone who loved music in the ‘70s, Friday nights at 1:00 AM (EST) on
NBC was the destination for live shows by the biggest stars of the time,
from rock and pop to R&B. Plus, it featured many famous comedians
from that time including Richard Pryor, Andy Kaufman, Steve Martin, Freddie Prinze, Flip Wilson and more.
’n’ roll finally found a home on TV in Burt Sugarman’s groundbreaking
series that recognized and respected the genre as the emerging artistic,
cultural and political force it was rapidly becoming. Now fans can
re-connect with the sounds, the fashions and the crazy hair of this
decade. Kick back and “let the THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL shine its ever-lovin’ light on you.”
Features full, live performances by the top artists of the time performing their biggest hits, including AC/DC,
Aerosmith, Alice Cooper, The Bee Gees, The Kinks, Earth, Wind &
Fire, Electric Light Orchestra, The Cars, Fleetwood Mac, Gordon
Lightfoot, Heart, Sammy Hagar, Helen Reddy, Jim Croce, John Denver,
Golden Earring, KC and the Sunshine Band, Ted Nugent, Linda Ronstadt,
Marvin Gaye, Robert Palmer, Captain & Tennille, Peter Frampton, REO
Speedwagon, Steely Dan, The Doobie Brothers, The Hollies, Tom Petty
& the Heartbreakers, The Village People, Eddie Money and many more.
16.6 hours of entertainment!