Users' questions

How many Midnight Special DVDs are there?

How many Midnight Special DVDs are there?

There are 11 and 20 DVD Collector’s Editions you can pick up at Midnight Special DVDs. We got a hold of a six-disc set, with 21 episodes and bonus clips featuring spots from Hall & Oates, Todd Rundgren, America, Bees Gees, Eddie Money, Ted Nugent, AC/DC and the Kinks.

What year did Midnight Special come out?

The Midnight Special/Released

Who was on the first Midnight Special?

Country musicians Wilma Lee and Stoney Cooper had a top 5 country hit with their reworking of the song in 1959 as “Big Midnight Special”. Only two versions of the song have reached the US Billboard Hot 100….Other versions.

“The Midnight Special”
Song by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Producer(s) John Fogerty

What night of the week was The Midnight Special on?

The Midnight Special” was a Friday night “Pop Rock” variety show on NBC TV. It ran in the same weekly time slot of 12:30 a.m. to 2 a.m. EST for 9 years (1972-1981).

Did bands lip sync on Midnight Special?

The Midnight Special was noted for featuring musical acts performing live, which was unusual since most television appearances during the era showed performers lip-synching to prerecorded music. The series also occasionally aired vintage footage of older acts, such as Bill Haley & His Comets.

Who sang the Midnight Special?

Creedence Clearwater Revival
The Midnight Special/Artists

Who sang Let the Midnight Special?

What bands were on the Midnight Special?

Over the course of its 450-show run, artists including Alice Cooper, Sly & The Family Stone, Jim Croce, Tom Petty, The Bee Gees, ELO, Fleetwood Mac, The Cars, Todd Rundgren, Golden Earring, The Doobie Brothers, Chic, Blondie, Billy Preston, Peter Frampton, Edgar Winter, War, Robert Palmer, Aretha, Ray Charles, B.B. …

Why was The Midnight Special Cancelled?

The series was canceled by NBC at the request of Dick Ebersol as part of a deal for him to take over the then-ailing Saturday Night Live.

Who originally wrote Proud Mary?

John Fogerty
Proud Mary/Lyricists

While many still only associate “Proud Mary” with Tina’s rasping growl and horn-packed 1970s arrangement, the song was actually written by Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman John Fogerty on the day he received his discharge papers from the army in 1967.

Who originally wrote I Heard It Through the Grapevine?

Barrett Strong
Norman Whitfield
I Heard It Through The Grapevine/Composers
“I Heard It Through the Grapevine” is a song written by Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong for Motown Records in 1966. The first recording of the song to be released was produced by Whitfield for Gladys Knight & the Pips and released as a single in September 1967.

Is Midnight Special Live?

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