Los Angeles, 1982. UHF channel 18’s New Wave Theatre showcased punk and New Wave acts from the LA underground for the living rooms of America.
Series: Tube Time
Films and videos found online, inspired by teenagers.
Cherry Queen of Traverse City
Today and tomorrow Teenage is screening at the Traverse City Film Festival, founded by local Traverse City resident Michael Moore (pictured below as a teenager).
The Devils Rebels, Brooklyn Teen Gang
“A part of Brooklyn that few people see anymore, it is a battleground for police and young street criminals.”
Those Sounds Teenagers Make
Next time your mother says “How dare you make a glottal stop reduced central unrounded vowel long glottal fricative at me!”
Punk CD Includes “My Sharona” “Mickey” and “Don’t Dream It’s Over”!
These YouTubers couldn’t have said it better
pzeud0nym : “I totally remember spraypainting ‘INXS’ and ‘The Knack’ on the walls, pissing off the establishment soooo much.
Are You Real Good at Vogueing?
Chicago’s pioneer vogue dancers perform by the pool on a cable access show called “Teenage” in 1990 (same year Paris Is Burning, which showcases vogue dance, came out.)
Teen Turn Offs
Teens dance and take breaks to confess what really turns ’em off.
Northern Soul began in the working-class clubs of the north of England, where an unprecedented dance scene took hold of the 1970s generation.
Teenage Left Eye
September, 1989. 18 year-old Lisa Lopes‘ audition tape for a rap competition in NY.
The World of Henry Orient (1964)
Henry Orient (Peter Sellers) is a concert pianist having an affair with a married woman.