Compiled by Blurt Staff


206 digital, satellite and hi-def channels and nothin’ on?
Not likely. Here are BLURT’s top music television picks of the day. The time is
followed by the network/cable/satellite channel, then the name of the program
and/or featured artist(s). All times are EST. For a comprehensive hour-by-hour
listing, go to the VH1 Rock On TV site.
Note that for certain channels, shows frequently repeat during the day on or
subsequent days.










9:15 AM Showtime Next: Moog


10:00 AM Biography: Jayne Mansfield


12:00 PM RAVE HD: Beautiful Noise: Neko Case


2:00 PM Great American Country: On The Streets: Rodney


2:30 PM GAC: Jerry Reed Tribute


2:45 PM FLIX: Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo (1984)


3:00 PM RAVE HD: Later With Jools Holland: Roni Size , The
Zutons , Razorlight , Mory Kanté , Robin Gibb , Jocelyn Brown


4:30 PM Encore Drama: C’Mon Get Happy: The Partridge Family
Story (1999)



5:00 PM PLD HD: Glastonbury 2008: KT Tunstall , The Ting
Tings , The Feeling , Candi Staton , Editors , Lupe Fiasco , Crowded House ,
Duffy , James Blunt , Vampire Weekend , Raconteurs , Elbow , Mark Ronson ,
Tawiah , Newton Faulkner , Crystal Castles , Goldfrapp , The Pigeon Detectives


6:00 PM Sundance: Live from Abbey Road: Brian Wilson, Martha
Wainwright, Teddy Thompson


6:00 PM VH1C Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (1973)


8:00 PM PLD HD: Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2008 w/Madonna ,
Raconteurs , Usher , Nelly, OneRepublic


8:00 PM VH1C: The Pink Floyd and Syd Barrett Story


9:00 PM Great American Country: Opry Live: Jessica Simpson ,
Patty Loveless , Loretta Lynn


9:00 PM PBS: Austin
City Limits:  Brad Paisley / Dierks Bentley


9:00 PM PLD HD: Isle of Wight
Festival 2008: The Police , The Sex Pistols , Iggy Pop, The Stooges , Kate Nash
, N.E.R.D.


9:00 PM RAVE HD: From The Basement: Damien Rice , Autolux ,
eels , Architecture In Helsinki


10:00 PM MOJO: Reform School Girls (1986) w/Wendy O.


11:30 PM NBC: Saturday Night Live:  Tina Fey / Carrie Underwood


1:00 AM ETV: Saturday Night Live (E!): Drew Barrymore /



1:00 AM FUEL: Check 1, 2: 
The Cool Kids


1:30 AM MTV2: Celebrity Deathmatch: Jamie Foxx , Ray Charles


2:00 AM MTV2: Celebrity Deathmatch: Xzibit , The White
Stripes , Jack Black






9:00 AM A&E: Private Sessions: Duran Duran


9:00 AM PLD HD: Glastonbury 2008


11:00 AM VH1C: Brian Wilson: That Lucky Old Sun 


12:00 PM PLD HD: Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2008 W/Madonna ,
Raconteurs , Usher , Nelly , OneRepublic


1:00 PM HDNet Concert Series: 2005 Jammys W/The String
Cheese Incident , Perry Farrell , North Mississippi
Allstars , John Mayer , Buddy Guy , Phil Lesh


1:00 PM VH1C: Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982)


2:15 PM TCM: Viva Las
Vegas (1964) W/Elvis Presley , Ann-Margret


3:00 PM HDNet Concert Series: We Have Arrived – Bonnaroo


5:00 PM HDNet Concert Series: Blues at the Brewery W/Rod
Piazza & the Mighty Flyers


6:00 PM Great American Country: Jerry Reed Tribute



6:30 PM FUSE: Green Day: Making of Boulevard of Broken


6:30 PM Showtime Next: Herbie Hancock: Possibilities


7:00 PM PLD HD: Green Day: Bullet in a Bible


8:00 PM Great American Country: Brooks & Dunn: Cowboy Town


8:00 PM PLD HD: Rothbury 2008 w/Dave Matthews Band , Snoop
Dogg , John Mayer ,Widespread Panic , Rodrigo y Gabriela , Primus


8:30 PM Sundance: The True History of the Traveling Wilburys


9:00 PM MTV2: 2008 MTV Video Music Awards


11:30 PM IFC: Z Rock: John Popper












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