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MTV and Its Corporate Cousins Get Back to Their Musical Roots TVWeek

MTV and other Viacom cable channels are working on an innovative program that taps into the “music television” part of their DNA. TVWeek Open Mic blogger Hillary Atkin reports that MTV, CMT and VH1, along with their various related channels, are already under way on an “artist opportunity hub” -- a concept that may be poised to evolve into a serious starmaking system.

Click here to read Atkin’s in-depth report on the project and to find out where Shannon Connolly, SVP of Digital Music Strategy for Viacom Music and Logo Group, sees things heading.