Authenticity, artifice, ideology: Heavy metal video and MTV's 'Second Launch', 1983-1985
Metal Music Studies (2016) Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 405

Music video scholars have identified a 'second launch' of MTV during 1983-1985, a period when, as Andrew Goodwin writes, 'MTV programmed heavy metal with a vengeance'. My article expands on the research of Goodwin, Lisa Lewis, Carol Vernallis and others ...