Te show is a "Who's Who" of the music that had been known as new wave and would later be called alternative. Jonathan Richman, X, and The Smithereens were but a few of the bands who performed on the show. Iggy Pop, Susanne Vega, and Tom Waits were interviewees. Harry Shearer, Lydia Lunch, Henry Rollins, and Merle Kessler's "Ian Shoales" character all did comedy/spoken word pieces.
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