AXS TV May 2020 program highlights: Don McLean on 'The Big Interview,' Ted Nugent rocks with Sammy Hagar and more
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Music lovers can sit back, relax, and enjoy a spectacular programming lineup from AXS TV in May 2020. Some of music’s biggest stars will guest on the premier music network’s roster of original series, smoking hot concerts, and critically acclaimed shows. Here’s a breakdown of who, what, and when to watch your favorite artists and shows next month.

“The Big Interview with Dan Rather” – airing Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT
Nobody engages some of the biggest celebrities in easy, candid conversation the way that AXS TV host and award-winning journalist does on “The Big Interview.” Rather and his famous guests cover all sorts of ground in the engaging hour-long AXS TV original series. The May 2020 “Big Interview” guest roster and schedule follow:

May 6 – Robbie Robertson of The Band
May 13 – Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull
May 20 – Don McLean

IMPACT! Wrestling airing Tuesdays at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT
IMPACT! Wrestling fans can watch some of the sport’s biggest stars go head-to-head in a series of high-stakes matches that air every Tuesday on AXS TV.  The gigantic roster includes “IMPACT World Champion Tessa Blanchard, X-Division Champion Ace Austin, newly crowned Knockouts Champion Jordynne Grace, Tag Team Champions The North (Ethan Page & Josh Alexander), former champions Sami Callihan & Taya Valkyrie, UFC Hall of Famer Ken Shamrock & more.”

“The Top Ten Revealed” – airing Sundays at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT
AXS TV host and music maven Katie Daryl and a rotating panel of music artists and experts will lead viewers on a countdown of music's biggest hits. The acclaimed original AXS TV series returns for its third season. Experts appearing in the upcoming all-new "Top Ten Revealed" episodes include Mark McGrath, Carnie Wilson and Wes Scantlin, Randy Jackson, Lita Ford, Sebastian Bach, Dee Snider, Barry Williams and more. Each episode will feature a new social media fan-voted countdown. Here are the kinds of hits that will be ranked and discussed in May episodes:

May 3 – “Rockin’ Siblings” – Dee Snider, Rick Derringer, and Bruce Kulich
May 10 – “80s Break Up Songs” – Steven Adler, Carnie Wilson, Sebastian Bach
May 17 – “Epic Songs of ‘69” – Lita Ford, Steven Adler, John 5
May 31 – “Songs Stuck at #2” – Kelly Hansen, Kevin Cronin, Sebastien Bach

“Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar” – airing Sundays at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT
Rock legend Sammy Hagar returns for the fifth season of his wildly popular AXS TV original interview series “Rock & Roll Road Trip.” The Red Rocker will chat and bust out some spontaneous jams with fellow music artists and celebs in intimate settings. Follow Hagar and his pals with the schedule below:

May 3 – “Hangin’ with Uncle Ted” – Ted Nugent
May 10 – “Save a Horse, Ride a Rockstar” – Big & Rich
May 17 – “Three for the Road” – James Burton, Brian May, Joe Walsh, and Tanya Tucker
May 31 – “Going to Extremes” – Extreme members Nuno Bettencourt and Gary Cherone

“Live From Daryl’s House” – airing Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT
AXS TV has acquired 14 episodes of award-winning music series “Live From Daryl’s House” starring Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Daryl Hall. Hall, who is one-half of the legendary pop-rock duo Hall & Oates, created the series in 2007 so he and his musical friends could hang out and jam without the pressures of being on the road. Hall welcomes a lineup of talented artists in May.

May 3 – Chris Daughtry
May 10 – Grace Potter
May 17 – Wyclef Jean
May 31 – Darius Rucker


Memorial Weekend 2020 AXS TV Concert Lineup, May 24 & 25
AXS TV will honor Memorial weekend with back-to-back concert marathons on Sunday, May 24 and Monday, May 25. Catch some electrifying concert performances some of your favorite rock and country artists.

AXS TV Concerts on Sunday, May 24
10 a.m. ET – "Van Morrison – Live at the San Francisco Jazz Center"
12 p.m. ET – "Rascal Flatts: Back To Us Tour – Live From Red Rocks"
1:35 p.m. ET – "George Jones 50 Years of Hits"
3:45 p.m. ET – "Rock Legends: Johnny Cash"
4:30 p.m. ET – "Tom Petty – Live From Gatorville"
6:45 p.m. ET – "The Rolling Stones: Havana Moon"
9 p.m. ET – "The Eagles: Farewell – Live from Melbourne"
12:30 a.m. ET – "The Eagles – Hell Freezes Over"
2:20 a.m. ET – "Fleetwood Mac – Live In Boston"

AXS TV Concerts on Monday, May 25
12 p.m. ET – "B.B. King With Special Guests Terrence Howard, Richie Sambora, and Solange"
1:05 p.m. ET – "Tom Petty - Live from Gatorville"
3:25 p.m. ET – "Toby Keith: 35 mph Town"
5 p.m. ET – "CMA Fest 2019"
8 p.m. ET – "The 53rd Annual CMA Awards"

Tune in to AXS TV for an incredible line up of music and entertainment specials throughout the month of May.