MTV’s Birthday Party & 80s Sing-Along
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn)
On August 1, 1981, something happened to cable television – something that would define pop culture, change generations, and shape an industry. That something had a name. The name was MTV.
However, the MTV of the 80’s was nothing like the MTV we see today. Did MTV of the 80’s have “Jersey Shore?” Hell no. But it did have tons of music videos, awesome VJ’s and music news unavailable anywhere else. On August 1, 2012, to thank them for making music videos a part of our lives, we’re honoring them on their 31st birthday with an 80’s Sing-Along!
Let Secret Formula be your VJ as we take you on a Sing-Along journey through the best of the best 80’s music videos that MTV aired all with the words on screen so you can sing along! Featuring videos from Journey, Cyndi Lauper, Pat Benatar, Rockwell, A-Ha, Dire Straits, Paula Abdul, Michael Jackson, Tears For Fears, Madonna, Guns N’ Roses, Duran Duran, Eurythmics, Bon Jovi, Talking Heads, Rick Astley, Bonnie Tyler, The Buggles and lots more 80’s hits for you to sing along and dance to all night long!
-Wear your best 80’s clothes for the costume contest!
-Enjoy tasty 80’s themed cocktails including the Rick Roll, Safety Dance, Pretty in Pink and more!
Come and celebrate MTV’s birthday with us!