AXS TV has announced mid-season premiere dates for its 2018 programming lineup of exciting new and returning shows including “Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar presented by Mercury Insurance,” “The Big Interview with Dan Rather,” “Real Money” starring rock icon Eddie Money, “The Top Ten Revealed” with Katie Daryl and more.
“AXS TV is committed to delivering the best music programming on television, and the mid-season lineup is a great reflection of that,” said Evan Haiman, vice president of music programming and production, AXS TV in a press statement. “Sunday nights, in particular, offer up an impressive one-two punch in the form of rock n’ roll powerhouses Sammy Hagar and Eddie Money, who each star in series that give viewers an intimate and unique look at true music icons in ways they’ve rarely been seen before. From classic rock to heavy metal, and everything in between, the mid-season roster has something for music lovers of all ages and tastes.”
Check out AXS TV's 2018 mid-season premiere dates and series highlights below.
SUNDAY FEB. 11
Series Premiere “The Top Ten Revealed” – 9:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. PT
This brand-new AXS TV original series will be executive produced and hosted by music maven and “World’s Greatest Tribute Bands” host Katie Daryl. Each installment will focus on a different music-related theme with topics like ‘80s power ballads, best guitar intros and more. Plus, a series of superstar experts like Lita Ford, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Steven Adler, and others will offer commentary during episodes. Daryl will lead viewers on each entertaining and informative musical journey as she explores and counts down the people and the music that has left an indelible mark on rock history.
TUESDAY FEB. 27
“The Big Interview with Dan Rather” Season 6 Premiere – 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT
Award-winning newsman and AXS TV host Dan Rather will sit down with some of the biggest stars in music and entertainment history in the sixth season of AXS TV’s dynamic original series “The Big Interview.” The upcoming season features 20 new episodes which will be split into winter and fall cycles. Rather’s easy, conversational interview style is entertaining and captivating. Superstar guests in the upcoming season include country superstar Shania Twain, singer-songwriter and actor Billy Ray Cyrus, Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant, Doors members Robby Krieger and John Densmore and more.
SUNDAY APRIL 8
“Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar presented by Mercury Insurance” Season 3 Premiere – 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT
The Red Rocker is back to lead viewers on winding cross-country trips to meet up with some of rock’s biggest icons for fun, casual conversation about life, music. He'll also hook up with them to perform some scorching hot jam sessions. Upcoming RRRT guest stars include Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, The Who founder Roger Daltrey, Canadian alt-rock band Nickelback, English-American rock legends Foreigner and more. Classic rock fans everywhere won’t want to miss The Red Rocker in action on AXS TV’s acclaimed original series. Be sure to tune into the season three premiere on April 8 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
“Real Money” starring Eddie Money Series Premiere – 9:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. PT
AXS TV’s new reality series "Real Money" follows the daily lives of rock superstar Eddie Money, his wife Laurie, their five kids, Zach, Joe, Jesse, Dez and Julian and their eight pets. You’ll watch the Money clan live, love, and laugh as they juggle multiple tasks, tackle challenges, and hit the stage. The series premiere season will find Jesse getting in trouble while his parents are away, Dez getting some career advice from a Grammy-winning engineer, and Eddie facing getting serious about his health. All the while, he and Laurie will fight to keep everyone and everything on track and on time. You won’t want to miss a minute of their fun family antics and a behind-the-scenes look at how one rock family spends time in and out of the spotlight.
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