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Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 4)

Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 4) March 1980. John Tanner & JB Shayne's late night live pre-MTV music video television show, Vancouver, BC. With Deborah Jarvi & Susanne Tabata. Guests: Art Bergmann & Jim Bescott of the Young Canadians. DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF JIM BESCOTT. Posting courtesy John Tanner. Produced by Don Fraser.

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John Tanner interview: Nite Dreems part 1

Vancouver FM radio legend John Tanner introduces "Harold", and talks about the early days of cable TV's Nite Dreems.

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Note: Webisodes are NOT scenes from the Bloodied But Unbowed documentary film; they consist of extended interviews, outtakes, and material shot specifically for thepunkmovie.com.

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Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 5)

Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 5) March 1980. John Tanner & JB Shayne's late night live pre-MTV music video television show, Vancouver, BC. With Deborah Jarvi & Susanne Tabata. DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF JIM BESCOTT. Posting courtesy John Tanner. Produced by Don Fraser.

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This part features the Boomtown Rats video "I Don't Like Mondays", a gathering of cast members and studio guests, and end credits.

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Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 3)

Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 3) March 1980. John Tanner & JB Shayne's late night live pre-MTV music video television show, Vancouver, BC. With Deborah Jarvi & Susanne Tabata. DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF JIM BESCOTT. Posting courtesy John Tanner. Produced by Don Fraser.

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Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 2)

Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 2) March 1980. John Tanner & JB Shayne's late night live pre-MTV music video television show, Vancouver, BC. With Deborah Jarvi & Susanne Tabata. DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF JIM BESCOTT. Posting courtesy John Tanner. Produced by Don Fraser.

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This part features local concert listings, The Jam's "In the City" live video, and part one of a Frank Zappa interview.

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Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 1)

Nite Dreems episode 12 (part 1) March 1980. John Tanner & JB Shayne's late-night, live, pre-MTV music video television show, Vancouver, BC. With Deborah Jarvi & Susanne Tabata. DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF JIM BESCOTT. Posting courtesy John Tanner. Produced by Don Fraser.

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This part features videos by Tim Curry, and Vancouver's own A.K.A.

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John Tanner interview: Nite Dreems part 2

John Tanner, co-host of ground-breaking cable TV show Nite Dreems, talks about the challenges of programming music on television in those pre-MTV days. (Note: Webisodes are not scenes from the Bloodied But Unbowed documentary film; they consist of extended interviews, outtakes, and material shot specifically for thepunkmovie.com)

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Punk on TV

In 1978/’79, viewers of cable access TV in Lower Mainland Vancouver were lucky to be able to watch two groundbreaking shows: Nite Dreems and Soundproof...

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