musings of a subway performer and lifelong troubadour

Breaking New Ground 1986 MTV basement tape win

Added on by NYC Subway Girl.

A bit of history, In 1986 my group Students of Life won an MTV Basement Tape award for this video, produced by Steve Sattler and Michael O'Keefe, filmed at Bradley Air museum with a crazy (typical video script of the times-none) idea that my character was based on what happened to Amelia Earhart?  She ended up a musician in a wacky 1980's video!!  That angular hair, the Adam Ant make-up and stretch pants-Thompson Twins clothes! The bouncing drummer (sorry Harvey-but too good not to mention), the moog synthesizer, the comments are endless.....