Hip TV Music Noah Adams talks with Tom Moon, who writes about music for the Philadelphia Inquirer, about some of the hippest, most interesting music heard these days. It's not on the radio, not on MTV, but in the background of television commercials. Electronica, indie rock, big name artists like Sting and Cat Stevens, and esoteric songs by Nick Drake and the Red House Painters, all have found their way into ads for cars, clothes, banks and more. Moon says there are several reasons for it. And a new CD is the ultimate statement of this hot trend. (8:00) The CD, in stores this month, is called As Seen On TV — Songs From Commercials, featuring all of this music on UTV Records.
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Hip TV Music

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Hip TV Music

Hip TV Music

Hip TV Music

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Noah Adams talks with Tom Moon, who writes about music for the Philadelphia Inquirer, about some of the hippest, most interesting music heard these days. It's not on the radio, not on MTV, but in the background of television commercials. Electronica, indie rock, big name artists like Sting and Cat Stevens, and esoteric songs by Nick Drake and the Red House Painters, all have found their way into ads for cars, clothes, banks and more. Moon says there are several reasons for it. And a new CD is the ultimate statement of this hot trend. (8:00) The CD, in stores this month, is called As Seen On TV — Songs From Commercials, featuring all of this music on UTV Records.