Happy 30th Birthday, MTV!: The First 10 Music Videos Ever Played On MTV (page 5)
5. “Little Susie’s On The Up”-[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Ph.D[/lastfm]
We’re pretty sure this song is a lot creepier than it sounds, especially since the video is so random: meat butchering, dancing with dead pigs, winning a jar of pickled onions at a waltz competition. Hmmm.
As the fifth video ever play on MTV, Ph.D officially set the bar for absurdist music videos for the whole rest of the ’80s and, from what we remember, there were some doozies.