I.R.S. Records Presents The Cutting Edge

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I.R.S. Records Presents The Cutting Edge
Created by Miles Copeland III
Written by Jeff Silberman (2 episodes)
Directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris

Jools Holland, Jeffrey Vallance, Wazmo Nariz (1983)

Peter Zaremba (1984-1987)
Country of origin United States
Producer(s) Carl Grasso
Running time 60 minutes
Original channel MTV
Original release March 1983 – September 1987

I.R.S. Records Presents The Cutting Edge is a music program that aired on MTV (US) from March 1983 to September 1987, on the last Sunday of every month.

The first year of the show featured a variety of hosts including Jools Holland, Jeffrey Vallance, and Wazmo Nariz before settling on Peter Zaremba, the lead singer of The Fleshtones. Interviews with musicians and performances were videotaped in clubs, recording studios and private homes.

In 1986, the name of the show changed to The Cutting Edge Happy Hour and was videotaped at a single location, the Hollywood Holiday Inn.[1]

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  1. ^ "The Cutting Edge". TV.com. Retrieved 2009-04-20. 

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