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Farmclub

Jimmy Iovine and Doug Morris Reminisce About Their Wild Late-Night TV Show 'Farmclub': 'We Didn't Know How to Do Television, We Just Did It'

Today, Jimmy Iovine leads Apple Music and Doug Morris is CEO of Sony Music. But 15 years ago, they were on USA Network, right after wrestling, with Farmclub, a wild late-night series that was part A&R experiment and part Napster nemesis, where Eminem was in the green room, the Doritos model was a host and the end was just around the corner, as the founders lovingly recall.
A Look Back at 'Farmclub': Remember When Jimmy Iovine & Doug Morris Had a TV Show?

A Look Back at 'Farmclub': Remember When Jimmy Iovine & Doug Morris Had a TV Show?

Today, Iovine leads Apple Music and Morris is CEO of Sony Music. But 15 years ago, they were on USA Network, right after wrestling, with 'Farmclub,' a wild late-night series that was part A&R experiment and part Napster nemesis, where Eminem was in the green room, the Doritos model was a host and the end was just around the corner, as the founders lovingly recall. Says Iovine: "When do you find a place where it didn't work and people say, 'That was one of the greatest times of my life'?"

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