dancing hoods live on mtv

For today’s post we are turning the wayback machine to 1987. An unsigned Dancing Hoods, featuring a 25-year-old Freddie Mark Linkous on lead guitar, performed two songs on MTV’s “Cutting Edge” program. Don Short, the drummer for the Hoods, posted this video earlier in the year. Enjoy…

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  1. A couple of interesting points. The announcer mentions that “Camper Von (sic) Beethoven” will be next week’s featured guest. Camper was founded by David Lowery, who would become a close friend and collaborator of Mark’s. Also, Mark’s buddy Tom Waits was also featured on the show.

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