ABC’s long-running weekend music video show, Rage, was a wildcard of Australian TV that shaped a whole generation of music lovers
Tuning in to Rage, ABC TV’s late-night music video program, every Saturday morning during the 1990s was, for a certain generation, a little like waiting to hear Casey Kasem
present the American Top 40. Would your favourite video make it to No 1, or would Savage Garden
’s To the Moon and Back beat it to the top spot and ruin your entire weekend?
Yes, there were other ways to access the Australian top 50 but there was nothing quite like getting up early and feeling your eyes turn into spirals over a few hours of back-to-back music videos coupled with the high sugar content breakfast cereal of your choice.
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