New Docuseries “Nöthin’ But A Good Time” Brings ’80s Hair Metal to Paramount+

Paramount+ has announced an exciting new docuseries titled Nöthin’ But A Good Time: The Uncensored Story Of ‘80s Hair Metal. This three-part series, directed by Jeff Tremaine, will take viewers on a wild ride through the unforgettable era of ’80s hard rock.

What to Expect

The series promises to deliver an uncensored and fresh look at the hair metal phenomenon of the 1980s. Viewers will get behind-the-scenes stories from some of the biggest names in the scene, including Bret Michaels, Stephen Pearcy, Nuno Bettencourt, Dave “Snake” Sabo, and Riki Rachtman. Even modern rock figures like Corey Taylor and Steve-O will share their thoughts on this iconic era.

Based on Acclaimed Book

The docuseries is inspired by the book Nöthin But a Good Time: The Uncensored History Of The ‘80s Hard Rock Explosion, written by well-known rock journalists Tom Beaujour and Richard Bienstock. The book has been praised for its detailed and candid portrayal of the ’80s hard rock scene, and the series aims to bring that same energy to the screen.

Behind the Scenes

Jeff Tremaine, known for his work on Jackass and The Dirt, is the director and executive producer of the series. He describes the docuseries as a “celebration of the most outrageous decade in rock n’ roll” and calls it his “love letter to the ‘80s.” Other executive producers include Shanna Newton, Eric Wattenberg, Scott Lonker, Will Nothacker, Erik Olsen, Bruce Gillmer, and Michael Maniaci. The book’s authors, Tom Beaujour and Richard Bienstock, also serve as co-executive producers.

Why Watch?

This docuseries will be a treat for music lovers and anyone interested in the wild stories behind one of rock’s most flamboyant periods. It promises a blend of shocking tales, blazing ambition, and the enduring influence of ’80s hair metal on today’s culture.

Nöthin’ But A Good Time: The Uncensored Story Of ‘80s Hair Metal will premiere exclusively on Paramount+ later this year. Get ready for a trip back to a time when the hair was big, the music was loud, and the parties were legendary.

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