The 8 Best Things About No Doubt’s First Ever TV Performance

In 1990, the unsigned band from Anaheim made their TV debut… on public access.

1. Every late-’80s/early-‘90s trend that the show’s host manages to wear at once:

2. Tom Dumont and Tony Kanal’s crab dance intro:

3. But even better — Gwen Stefani’s creepy camera stare:

4. And her outfit, which manages to be high-waisted, simultaneously tight and baggy, and somehow too short:

5. This whole weird “chicken dance/ rock out” thing:

6. When their set ended and they just stood there in awkward silence:

7. When Tom introduced himself as “Tetris”:

8. The adorable moment when Gwen got nervous on camera when she was asked were they where going to play next:

No Doubt performing “Up Yours” and “Big City Train” on The Gig:

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