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Coverage: “Video Killed the Radio Star”

November 5, 2008

Following up on the previous post, guest blogger Scott adds:

As any trivia geek knows, MTV’s first aired video was Video Killed the Radio Star, by The Buggles.

and he sent along three covers for your enjoyment.

MP3: Erasure – Video Killed the Radio Star

MP3: Ben Folds – Video Killed the Radio Star

MP3: The Wrong Trousers – Video Killed the Radio Star

3 comments

  1. Nice! Thanks! I like his strategy of mimicking a vocoder by holding his nose…


  2. I also considered including the cover by Len (the one-hit wonder in the late 90s with “Steal My Sunshine”).



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