Nina Blackwood - Quotes

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Because I was the blonde, I was promoted as the video vixen.

Because I was the blonde, I was promoted as the video vixen.

My reading is always about musical biographies. I have an innate interest and passion for that. ---->>>

The hardest and worst interview that I have ever done was with Frank Zappa. ---->>>

When you are young your imagination is so clear. ---->>>

Absolute 80's is three hours of mainstream 80's music. I also do New Wave Nation that is more cutting edge. It is more punk stuff from the 70's to the 90's. ---->>>

The thing that they were more freaked out was that I had done a spread for Playboy years before, and as Playboy always does, they exploit the exploitation and re-release different pictures. ---->>>

I have two syndicated radio shows though United Stations Radio Network. ---->>>

I was in the pilot for Spinal Tap before it was a movie. ---->>>

The heyday of video music was the mid 80's.

The heyday of video music was the mid 80's.

We put all these things together into a tangible product that is The Rock N' Roll Mystery Tour. ---->>>

Christopher Guest movies are my top of the line favorites. ---->>>

I grew up in Ohio, and I was a musicologist since I was little; it is all that I would ever read. ---->>>

I worked with three people who were doing video music shows before MTV. ---->>>

First of all, you needed a budget to do the video. The record companies would pick and choose who got videos. ---->>>

I am a curious person and, believe it or not, I really do like to sit back and listen to people's stories. ---->>>

I am like the little rock n' roll backseat driver. ---->>>

I could not do the film Spinal Tap because I was already at MTV and it was occupying all my time. ---->>>

I get real excited when I hear my shows on the radio. ---->>>

I'm a little bit to the left of things anyway. ---->>>

Interviewing people is pretty natural for me. ---->>>

Now that the 90's are over and more time has gone by, the 80's sound fresh again. ---->>>

People that really know me will tell you that I am not a video vixen. ---->>>

When I worked for Entertainment Tonight I got to emcee Paul McCartney's press conference. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 09-12, 1955
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Occupation: Celebrity

Nina Blackwood (born September 12, 1955) is an American disc jockey and music journalist, who was the first of the original five MTV VJs. She has also been an actress and model. She got the nickname "Juicy Fruit" from C-Kat. (wikipedia)