Some reality TV shows were before their time, or under-appreciated, or both. One of those series is The Real Cannonball Run, which paired The Amazing Race-like pairs with someone completely different and sent them on a cross-country race. Another series… continue reading
Bands on the Run
Tonight at the Cheyenne Saloon in Las Vegas, Enuff Z’Nuff will perform as part of Bands on the Run 2. They’ll be playing as “part of the pilot episode for the new series and [their performance] brings together Donnie, Chip… continue reading
An all-but-forgotten four-year-old reality series may soon be resurrected. In March of 2001, VH1 aired Bands on the Run, a competition series featuring pre-existing bands performing gigs in various cities. Later that year, The Independent Weekly reported that the series… continue reading
VH1 looking for budding divas; Bands on the Run not on list of upcoming shows. VH1 is adding another reality TV show to the ones it already has in development, including Stage Moms, but the list of planned shows, which… continue reading
what happened to Eden’s Crush, Scene 23, O-Town and Flickerstick? What happened to the four groups spawned on U.S. reality TV shows? Entertainment Weekly has the lowdown. Two of the groups, Eden’s Crush and Scene 23, born on Popstars and… continue reading
Bands on the Run marathon today. Randomly, VH1 is airing a mini-marathon spanning the entire first season of Bands on the Run today. It begins at 1:30 p.m. ET with episode one and ends at 9 p.m. following the airing… continue reading
Flickerstick’s original “Coke” lyrics drew Coca-Cola’s attention. Originally, Flickerstick’s latest single, “Coke,” which is on their new album, included the line, “Come on, I’d like to buy the world a Coke and lie here naked with my girl.” Band member… continue reading
Flickerstick will begin tour Jan. 26. Flickerstick will headline a tour starting Jan. 26 in New Orleans. Before that, though, the group will play in New York City on Jan. 16–a show originally scheduled for Sept. 11. Their next single,… continue reading
Flickerstick will wrap their tour at the “kickass X-Mas concert.” Flickerstick’s fall tour will continue through Dec. 11, when they perform with Pete Yorn and Remy Zero in Pittsburgh at the 105.9 The X Kickass X-Mas Concert.
Flickerstick begins tour tonight. Flickerstick launches a tour of the south tonight in Monroe, La.,; the tour continues through Oct. 3. “VH1’s no. 2 ‘Band’ is still trying harder.”
Flickerstick signs with Epic. Flickerstick recently signed with Epic Records, which will release their new album and re-release their independently produced album, Welcoming Home the Astronauts, this October. E! Online also reports that Rex’s marriage broke up shortly after Bands… continue reading
woman sues Viacom over alleged Bands on the Run libel. A 22-year-old woman shown kissing a band member in a toilet stall has sued MTV Networks and its parent company, Viacom, claiming she was libeled. Images of the woman were… continue reading
Bands on the Run marathon today. VH1 is showing seven episodes of Bands on the Run in a quasi-marathon today from 2 until 9:30 p.m. ET.
Flickerstick’s career is “on fire.” Winning VH1’s Bands on the Run has helped Flickerstick sell out shows and attract fans and groupies–and a deal with a record label is expected to be announced shortly.
Flickerstick has already produced the video for Smile. Hollywood.com talks to the winners of Bands on the Run–and to the loser. Flickerstick says they had to lie to friends and family and pretend they didn’t know who won the show,… continue reading