Z Music Gives Way to Video Rola

Donohue, Steve
May 2000
Multichannel News;05/08/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 19, p6
Reports on the plan of Gaylord Entertainment Co. to offer mariachi videos and other Mexican music to the United States cable television market. Gaylord Cable Network's plan of launching a 24-hour Mexican video channel called Video Rola - Music for Your Eyes in July 2000; Joint venture with Mexican cable operator Megacable.


Related Articles

  • Music cablers hear new beats. Paxman, Andrew // Variety;07/21/97, Vol. 367 Issue 11, p34 

    Focuses on music video cable television in Latin America as of July 21, 1997. Cable networks' refining of their programming; HTV's decision not to employ VJs.

  • Sweden's Z-TV finds its voice. Nessman, Ken // Billboard;5/28/94, Vol. 106 Issue 22, p34 

    Profiles Stockholm, Sweden-based youth-oriented cable-television station Z-TV and its evolution over the past two years from merely being an MTV clone. Program offerings; Management; Z-TV advantage over MTV; Current and projected coverage; Relationship with Swedish record companies.

  • The clip list.  // Billboard;4/8/95, Vol. 107 Issue 14, p54 

    Presents a sampling of the music video playlists submitted by national and local cable television networks in the United States for the week ending April 8, 1995. The Box; MOR MusicTV; Video Music Box; MTV; JBTV; Z Music Television.

  • Four major labels team to form 24-hour music video channel. Jeffrey, Don; Russell, Deborah // Billboard;2/12/94, Vol. 106 Issue 7, p3 

    Reports on the effort of four major recording companies to create a music video channel. Warner Music group, Sony Software, EMI Music and PolyGram Holding Inc. teaming up with automated ticket service Ticketmaster to launch a 24-hour music video cable channel; Comments from MTV Networks; Legal...

  • Video monitor.  // Billboard;10/14/95, Vol. 107 Issue 41, p83 

    Lists the most-played music video clips on various cable television networks in the United States for the week ending October 1, 1995. INSET: The clip list..

  • Disney Bounces Videos, Concerts from Schedule. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;6/25/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 26, p20 

    Reports trends in music-oriented programming by cable networks in the United States. Removal of the music video and concert programming in the program lineup of Disney Channel; Offer of music programs by Nickelodeon and Fox Family; Impact of music programming on Fox Family Channel; Suit filed...

  • Labels prepare to feed Viva's appetite for clips. Weinert, Ellie // Billboard;8/21/93, Vol. 105 Issue 34, p41 

    Reports on the launching of Germany's music cable television channel Viva. Opportunity for record companies to market national artists; Potential problems for record companies; Expected increase in the production of music videos; Filling a gap in the promotion of music.

  • Majors plan to challenge MTV with music video venture. Jeffrey, Don; Pride, Dominic // Billboard;1/29/94, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p5 

    Reports of the partnership of four major music companies to expand a music video venture that could provide competition for MTV Music Television. Warner Music Group; EMI Music; PolyGram; Sony; Viva, a 24-hour-a-day German-language cable music video channel as the prototype; Alleged displeasure...

  • Gaylord buy.  // Broadcasting & Cable;5/16/94, Vol. 124 Issue 20, p38 

    Reports on Gaylord Entertainment Co.'s acquisition of an option to purchase 95 percent of contemporary Christian music video channel Z Music.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics