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Sneak Peak of MHD


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#21 OFFLINE   Steve Mehs

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Posted 23 June 2007 - 02:58 PM

MHD is a great channel. I never would have expected such a quality channel out of the same stable of supposed music video channels. First MTV, then VH1, then MTV 2, then CMT and now sadly VH1 Classic, have turned into scripted lifestyle channels. While repetitive, I love the Music With Altitude series, have no idea how many times I’ve seen the Goo Goo Dolls one but they put on a great show. No Pimp My Mom or Date My Car so called reality crap, just music. And another bonus, they actually play music I like, rock. While there is some rap crap, I don’t come acrossed it too often, and I guess teeny bop pop tarts wouldn’t be ideal to shoot in HD. You can see and hear too much detail and reveal the bad make up, lip synching and whatever else goes on in the sham of a music genre.

Although as HD prices continue to drop and more and more collage brats do the unthinkable and put off buying beer for a week and get HD, I’d expect the channel to go the same direction as it’s parent. I’ve been enjoying MHD for almost 7 months now and will continue to enjoy it while I can.
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Posted 23 June 2007 - 09:30 PM

...

Although as HD prices continue to drop and more and more collage brats do the unthinkable and put off buying beer for a week and get HD, I’d expect the channel to go the same direction as it’s parent.


"Collage" brats? I guess you weren't one of the college brats. :lol:

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Posted 23 June 2007 - 09:50 PM

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Posted 23 June 2007 - 10:26 PM

Since it's on 332 is it donrezzed or full HD?

332 is probably going to be it's permanent home come September.

It would be nice if they could put this channel into the guide, so I can see what's on and possibly set the DVR to record some stuff.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 04:27 AM

It's on now. You would think D* would have sent out an email or something about this. If you don't read these forums how would you know the channel was even there?

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 06:13 AM

332 is probably going to be it's permanent home come September.

It would be nice if they could put this channel into the guide, so I can see what's on and possibly set the DVR to record some stuff.


It's on here and in the guide... watched Bon Jovi unplugged last night on VH1 and saw the tail end of CMT Legends- Reba and Bon Jovi again on 332 this morning and it looked Really good!!!!!!!!!
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Posted 24 June 2007 - 07:10 AM

Well, looks like it showed up then. I haven't even checked.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 07:19 AM

It's on here and in the guide... watched Bon Jovi unplugged last night on VH1 and saw the tail end of CMT Legends- Reba and Bon Jovi again on 332 this morning and it looked Really good!!!!!!!!!



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Posted 24 June 2007 - 08:34 AM

Anuone know which Sat will service this channel during the preview? I currently can not get the 110 and the 119 and I assume that is where it will be.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 08:56 AM

332 is probably going to be it's permanent home come September.


i was hoping that DTV would put all HD channel listing together like they currently do in the 70's,80's and 90's. MHD isnt a mirrored channel to just stick it in the menu randomly like they did.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 09:46 AM

It's on here and in the guide... watched Bon Jovi unplugged last night on VH1 and saw the tail end of CMT Legends- Reba and Bon Jovi again on 332 this morning and it looked Really good!!!!!!!!!


Is it still in your guide after the preview? It is not showing up in my guide now just before noon. I didn't check this morning to see if it was on.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 10:14 AM

Its in my guide on my HR20. Shows upcoming til 1am central then "MHD Sneak Peak" at 1.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 10:26 AM

i was hoping that DTV would put all HD channel listing together like they currently do in the 70's,80's and 90's. MHD isnt a mirrored channel to just stick it in the menu randomly like they did.

It wasn't stuck in randomly, it was placed right after MTV. It's a perfect spot for the channel. The new HD channels are not going to be grouped together, the ones that have SD counterparts will be on the same channel number as the SD channel, and the ones without them will be done like MHD.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 10:27 AM

Ok, I have to ask, it was in HD & MPEG4?

HD, not MPEG4.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 10:32 AM

It just showed up in my guide.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 10:42 AM

It would be nice if the guide data wasn't completely useless for this channel. Are they just broadcasting the regular MHD feed, or is it like NGCHD where they're cherry-picking programming? I'd be inclined to think it's the regular feed, because it goes on for so long. But I wasn't able to catch it this morning.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 10:46 AM

What's DirceTV showing right now on the MHD teaser channel? The real channel is showing Crossroads with Steve Earle and Rosanne Cash.
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Posted 24 June 2007 - 11:55 AM

What's DirceTV showing right now on the MHD teaser channel?

Nothing, it's offline until 2AM Eastern.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 01:49 PM

Just curious does anyone know why these sneak previews "seem" to show in the wee hours of the morning? At least here in PST.

Thanks to the poster for letting me know about this. It seems every satellite company never lets their customers know about upcoming preview channels etc.

Every satellite company I have had (3) all did the same and I only found out via forums-thanks.

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 01:53 PM

Just curious does anyone know why these sneak previews "seem" to show in the wee hours of the morning?

That's the only time when they have the spare bandwidth to show them.




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