The Pulse was created in 1992 by Ricky Jam for WCCA TV. Hosted locally by Iz (Chris Sobiech) and Jessica D (Jessica DePasquale), the show featured alternative music videos, fashion , and local artists. This episode features music video by 10,000 Maniacs, Beastie Boys and local artists, Utopia. The song, Televsion Jerk, is performed by Ricky Jam. The Pulse was recorded at WCCA TV, formerly at 108 Grove Street in Worcester.