by Nina Blackwood, Mark Goodman, Alan Hunter, Martha Quinn and Gavin Edwards
Hardcover, 318 pages, Pocket Books, List Price: $25 | purchase
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The surviving original MTV VJs present a behind-the-scenes oral history of the early years of MTV that explores the channel's cultural influence and the stories behind such artists as Madonna, Cyndi Lauper, and Duran Duran.
Kurt Cobain of Nirvana during the taping of MTV Unplugged at Sony Studios in New York City in November 1993.
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