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TRL Is Back And Please Don’t Go To It

"What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun." Hm. It seems Ecclesiastes…
Kelly Conaboy | November 21, 2017 - 1:25 pm

The Week In Pop

MTV’s New TRL Is A Vapid, Obnoxious Mess

What a time to be a live television program. The only TV many people watch in real time these days is sporting events, Game Of
Chris DeVille | October 5, 2017 - 4:15 pm

The Week In Pop

The Path To A Hit Single Is Changing — Just Ask Miley Cyrus & Demi Lovato

Do you remember "Party In The U.S.A."? Ha ha, funny question, right? How could you forget it? It was everywhere. There was no escaping it.
Chris DeVille | September 28, 2017 - 4:42 pm

More TRL stories

MTV Announces New Plans For TRL Reboot

TRL, MTV's disastrous reboot of its Y2K-era hit Total Request Live, is reportedly going off the air. TMZ reports that the series is being cancelled…
Chris DeVille | March 14, 2018 - 5:27 pm

Watch Brockhampton Perform “Boogie” On TRL

Yes, MTV's vapid, obnoxious mess of a TRL reboot is still around, and today, America's preeminent boy band performed on it. I'm speaking, of course,…
Peter Helman | February 1, 2018 - 7:26 pm

The Week In Pop

MTV’s New TRL Is A Vapid, Obnoxious Mess

What a time to be a live television program. The only TV many people watch in real time these days is sporting events, Game Of
Chris DeVille | October 5, 2017 - 4:15 pm

Ed Sheeran & Migos Will Be The First Guests On MTV’s TRL Reboot

MTV recently announced plans to bring their once-iconic music video show Total Request Live back. The reboot is set to premiere 10/2, a week from…
Peter Helman | September 25, 2017 - 9:01 am

MTV Is Relaunching TRL, Making VMA “Moonman” Gender Neutral

MTV is bringing Total Request Live back. In a new interview with The New York Times, MTV president Chris McCarthy reveals that the channel's once-iconic…
Peter Helman | July 30, 2017 - 4:20 pm

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Pop Vs. Nü-Metal: The Battle For TRL

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Dave Holmes | May 17, 2016 - 3:05 pm