A teen rock band is abducted to a cartoon fantasy world where music is the key to defeating their enemies and finding their way home.
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1985   1984  
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At the beginning of each episode, Kidd Video and the rest of his basement-band are live-action characters who get forced into a bizarre and animated world by the hands of the evil (and animated) record producer Master Blaster. They become animated themselves, but always find their way back to the "real world" and foil the nefarious plans of Master Blaster, and just in time to play a song before the show ends. Written by Adam Thomas <adam_g_thomas@yahoo.com>

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Casey Kasem provided the bumper announcements (e.g. "Kidd Video will return after these messages") for this and other Saturday morning children's shows on NBC. See more »

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Featured in Back to Next Saturday (1985) See more »

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Written by Bryan Scott
Performed by Kidd Video / Lead vocals by Bryan Scott
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One of my favourite cartoons of the 80's
28 May 2003 | by See all my reviews

I loved this show since it's inception in 1984. I always had a crush on Bryan Scott who played Kidd Video. The songs were catchy and I always enjoyed singing along with them. It almost always put a smile on my face and was the very reason why I would wake up on a Saturday morning.


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