Sitcoms Online - Main Page / Message Boards - Main Page / Photo Galleries / DVD Reviews / News Blog / Buy TV Shows on DVD

View Today's Active Threads / View New Posts / Mark All Boards Read / Chit Chat Board

WKRP in Cincinnati links and theme songs at Sitcoms Online / WKRP in Cincinnati Photo Gallery


WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete First Season

Buy WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete First Season on DVD
WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Second Season

Buy WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Second Season on DVD
WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Third Season

Buy WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Third Season on DVD
WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Final (Fourth) Season

Buy WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Final (Fourth) Season on DVD
WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Series

Buy WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Series on DVD

Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > 1970s Sitcoms > WKRP in Cincinnati
User Name
Password


Welcome to the Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, search, view attachments, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

SitcomsOnline.com News Blog Headlines Twitter Facebook Instagram RSS

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of September 25, 2017)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Roseanne Reboot Casts David and Darlene's Daughter; The CW Developing New Series Based Upon Sabrina Character
Fri-Yay: The Good Place's Season Premiere; FXX to Air All Season One Episodes of The Mick on September 23
Hulu Gets Will & Grace Fever; New Netflix Comedy Has Girl Power
Rules of Engagement Coming to Logo; Younger Season 4 Sets Series Best
Pop Picks Up 2nd Season of Hollywood Darlings; South Park Still Strong in Season 21
69th Annual Primetime Emmy Award Winners; Mom Also Heads to CMT


New on DVD/Blu-ray (August/September)

Father Knows Best - Season Six Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Sixth Season Alice - The Complete Fifth Season Rhoda - Season Four Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Four

08/01 - Alice - The Complete Fifth Season (WBShop.com)
08/01 - Crashing - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
08/15 - Rhoda - Season Four
08/22 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Four
08/29 - Will & Grace - Season One (Universal)
09/01 - Angie - The Complete Collection
09/05 - Just Shoot Me! - The Complete Series
09/05 - Kevin Can Wait - Season One
09/06 - Better Things - The Complete First Season
09/06 - You're the Worst - The Complete Third Season
09/12 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Tenth Season (Blu-ray)
09/12 - Coach - The Complete Series
09/12 - The Goldbergs - The Complete Third Season
09/12 - The Goldbergs - The Complete Fourth Season
09/12 - People of Earth - The Complete First Season
09/12 - Veep - The Complete Sixth Season (Blu-ray)
09/19 - Living Single - The Complete Second Season
09/19 - Modern Family - The Complete Eighth Season
09/26 - Ned and Stacey - The Complete Series
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-29-2012, 02:18 PM   #1
treky
Forum Veteran
star trek fan
 
treky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 25, 2002
Location: Conshohocken, pennsylvania
Posts: 12,523
Default Antenna TV

are they showing this unedited and with all the original music intact? I know in the episode "A DATE WITH JENNIFER" last week, the song "Hot-blooded" by Foreigner was replaced in one scene, and the episodes seem to be uncut, but I'm not sure. Are they?
__________________
the Clampetts are in a fancy Beverly Hills jewelry store.

Granny: "How much fer one o' them red diamonds?"
clerk: "Madam, those are rubies."
Granny: "OK ask her kin we buy one offa her."
clerk: " The ruby I am talking about is not a lady."
Granny: "Lissen, how she got them diamonds is her business. I'm just sayin' ask her kin we buy one from her."
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2012, 06:14 PM   #2
Jude The Obscure
Senior Member
Retired
 
Join Date: Dec 10, 2006
Posts: 7,421
Default

From what I heard from others (I don't have Ant TV)--it is the replaced music versions on all episodes.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2012, 01:19 AM   #3
TVFactFan
Forum Legend
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 17, 2002
Posts: 89,290
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by treky
are they showing this unedited and with all the original music intact? I know in the episode "A DATE WITH JENNIFER" last week, the song "Hot-blooded" by Foreigner was replaced in one scene, and the episodes seem to be uncut, but I'm not sure. Are they?


Antenna TV shows the same versions local stations would show
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-07-2012, 08:42 PM   #4
Larry Surrell
Forum Regular
Ed M. 1918-2006 RIP
 
Larry Surrell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 27, 2003
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Posts: 698
Default

I can receive Antenna TV and have been watching WKRP on Sunday nights. Here are my observations.

I watched WKRP during its original network run and in syndication. The episodes on Antenna TV do appear to be unedited. A few songs are original, but unfortunately most of it is replacement music.

I specifically remember seeing the network and syndicated versions of the funeral home commercial episode, which aired last night on Antenna TV. Parts of them making the commercial (specifically the first couple takes of Johnny's voice overs) were edited out of the syndicated version, but last night they were intact.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-07-2012, 08:49 PM   #5
TVFactFan
Forum Legend
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 17, 2002
Posts: 89,290
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Larry Surrell
I can receive Antenna TV and have been watching WKRP on Sunday nights. Here are my observations.

I watched WKRP during its original network run and in syndication. The episodes on Antenna TV do appear to be unedited. A few songs are original, but unfortunately most of it is replacement music.

I specifically remember seeing the network and syndicated versions of the funeral home commercial episode, which aired last night on Antenna TV. Parts of them making the commercial (specifically the first couple takes of Johnny's voice overs) were edited out of the syndicated version, but last night they were intact.


That's surprising that the eps are unedited since I thought they showed local syndicated versions.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-09-2012, 12:01 AM   #6
treky
Forum Veteran
star trek fan
 
treky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 25, 2002
Location: Conshohocken, pennsylvania
Posts: 12,523
Default

yea, I've noticed that they all apear to be unedited. I remember watching them on E! in the 90s and on a local station in the 80s and noticing that they were edited.

One bit of music that I wish wasn't replaced though is Jennifers doorbell.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-09-2012, 08:08 PM   #7
Larry Surrell
Forum Regular
Ed M. 1918-2006 RIP
 
Larry Surrell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 27, 2003
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Posts: 698
Default

Oh man, the Hoyt Axton episode was just on last Sunday and I completely missed the doorbell. I think Jennifer's doorbell originally played Fly Me to the Moon. What did they replace it with?

It was only one line of the song, you'd think it would fall under fair use or is that just for news usage?
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-09-2012, 08:27 PM   #8
jehobden
Senior Member
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 06, 2002
Location: DFW Area, TX
Posts: 1,740
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Larry Surrell
Oh man, the Hoyt Axton episode was just on last Sunday and I completely missed the doorbell. I think Jennifer's doorbell originally played Fly Me to the Moon. What did they replace it with?

It was only one line of the song, you'd think it would fall under fair use or is that just for news usage?

I recall seeing this original episode, with the doorbell playing "Fly Me to the Moon". I remember how it sounded but did not know at the time what the tune was. I have read that it was replaced with "Beautiful Dreamer", written in the 19th century (and certainly in PD by now) by Stephen Foster.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-20-2012, 10:14 PM   #9
Larry Surrell
Forum Regular
Ed M. 1918-2006 RIP
 
Larry Surrell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 27, 2003
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Posts: 698
Default

One of the episodes tonight was the one where Jennifer had a thing for her building's maintenance man, Steele. When he rang the doorbell it did play Fly Me to the Moon!
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-20-2012, 10:25 PM   #10
MRPITT
Forum Regular
Member
 
MRPITT's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 14, 2011
Posts: 881
Default

What I was told was that the music replacements for the syndicated episodes are for Season 1 only.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-20-2012, 11:39 PM   #11
treky
Forum Veteran
star trek fan
 
treky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 25, 2002
Location: Conshohocken, pennsylvania
Posts: 12,523
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Larry Surrell
One of the episodes tonight was the one where Jennifer had a thing for her building's maintenance man, Steele. When he rang the doorbell it did play Fly Me to the Moon!
what are you talking about? I watched that episode too, and it didn't play "fly me to the moon".
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2012, 09:27 PM   #12
Larry Surrell
Forum Regular
Ed M. 1918-2006 RIP
 
Larry Surrell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 27, 2003
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Posts: 698
Default

OK Treky, something's weird. I'm recording these shows so I just watched the episode again to make sure I wasn't hallucinating and Jennifer's doorbell played the first verse of Fly Me to the Moon, of course in chimes and not someone singing!

I'm watching these on KTLA; I don't suppose they would play different versions for East and West coast viewers, would they?

I found a WKRP sound bite website. If you scroll to the bottom of the page and click on doorbell.wav, it is the sound Jennifer's original doorbell made and is what I heard last night. http://www.littleshopofvoices.com/wkrpwavs.html

Here's a link directly to the doorbell file

http://www.littleshopofvoices.com/doorbell.wav
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2012, 11:27 PM   #13
treky
Forum Veteran
star trek fan
 
treky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 25, 2002
Location: Conshohocken, pennsylvania
Posts: 12,523
Default

dude, I don't know what you're thinking, but that IS NOT "FLY ME TO THE MOON"!
  Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2012, 12:01 PM   #14
Jamey Greek
Forum Regular
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 28, 2001
Location: Elba Alabama USA
Posts: 465
Default

They still had the sound of Jennifer's doorbell on te TNN reru.
__________________
Jamey Greek
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-29-2013, 07:36 PM   #15
JMFabiano524
Forum Regular
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 04, 2002
Posts: 447
Default

Which Americanization of Ivan did Antenna show?
  Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:58 AM.


Although the administrators and moderators of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards, nor Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message. The owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason.

Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.5.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.