The Videos that Shaped the ’80s, 7.28pm, ABC2
A celebration of the era when memorable music was matched in brilliance by the creative film making that projected it around the world. Artists recall the inspiration behind these videos.
Video Killed the Radio Star – Duran Duran, 7.02pm, ABC2
Nothing captured the style and exuberance of the 80s like the emergence of the music video. The world’s legendary rock stars discuss the creation and impact of the videos that everyone remembers.
Radio 1′s Big Weekend 2011, 9.20pm, BBC Knowledge
A round-up of the hottest acts from Europe’s largest free ticketed music event. Hitting the stage in Carlisle include Lady Gaga, the Strokes, Bruno Mars, My Chemical Romance and Taio Cruz.
New Year’s Day Concert, 9.25pm, SBS ONE
It has long been a Philharmonic tradition at the New Year to present a program consisting of the lively and at the same time nostalgic music from the vast repertoire of the Johann Strauss family and its contemporaries.
Club [V]: New Years Day Party Trax, 8.32pm, Channel [V]
Back it up with the soundtrack to the best New Years Day afterparty around. Happy New Year!