Nothing did more to further the cause of Alternative Nation-building than 120 Minutes, MTV’s Sunday-night video showcase of non-mainstream acts. For nearly two decades, the program spanned musical eras from ’80s college rock to ’00s indie, with grunge, Britpop, punk, industrial, electronica and more in between. MAGNET raids the vaults to resurrect our 120 favorite and unjustly forgotten videos from the show’s classic era.
#97: Six Finger Satellite “Parlour Games”
Man, don’t you hate it when reviewers/critics of music videos completely phone it in? That’s what Beavis and Butt-head did to Six Finger Satellite’s “Parlour Games” (from 1995’s Severe Exposure). C’mon guys—you could’ve at least come up with an angle.