VH1 Classic is being retooled and rebranded as MTV Classic on August 1st, the 35th anniversary of the original MTV debut. The first hour of MTV Classic programming replicates the first hour of MTV (simulcast on Facebook Live for all you #millennials), followed by classic MTV shows like “Beavis and Butthead”, “The Real World” and “Daria,” giving viewers the nostalgia fix they crave.
From MTV’s official press release:
At launch, the network will feature primetime “from the vault” programming blocks Mondays through Thursdays from 10:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. that will include series such as “Daria,” “Beavis & Butt-head,” “Aeon Flux,” “Run’s House,” “Pimp My Ride,” “Cribs,” “Jackass,” “Punk’d,” “Wonder Showzen,” “Clone High” and more. Every Friday, MTV Classic will feature classic music series in primetime including “MTV Unplugged,” “Storytellers,” live music performances and more. On the weekends, the network will serve up binge-worthy marathons of fan favorites including full seasons of “The Real World,” “Laguna Beach,” “Road Rules” and more.
Additionally, MTV Classic will continue to run movies, concerts and music videos from the past that speak to the last three decades of music.
Watch the promo here:
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