The Red Rocker is hitting the road again for season three of “Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar” which airs on Sunday, April 8 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on AXS TV. The new season launches as Sammy Hagar heads to the world-renowned Fillmore in San Diego to join friends and music peers for his fourth annual Acoustic-4-A-Cure benefit concert. Highlights include performances and conversations with Foo Fighters members Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins, as well as Mick Fleetwood, Bob Weir, Steve Vai and Vic Johnson.
There’s nothing quite like Sammy Hagar’s unique brand of rock swagger and his laid-back, easygoing interview style as he gives music fans a unique perspective on some of music’s most legendary artists. AXS TV’s dynamic original series “Rock & Roll Road Trip” brings viewers up close to music superstars via Hagar’s sweeping cross-country travels, candid discussions and amazing spontaneous jam sessions.
“Sammy’s candid interviews let fans experience sides of their favorite artists that are rarely seen in public, and his all-star jam sessions put the spotlight on incredible matchups that are a dream come true for music aficionados,” said Evan Haiman, AXS TV’s vice president of music programming and production in a press statement. “AXS TV is proud to welcome the show back for a dynamic third season, as a cornerstone of our classic rock Sunday night lineup coupled with Eddie Money’s reality show ‘Real Money.’”
Season three boasts a huge roster of iconic music artists including The Who front man Roger Daltrey in Lake Tahoe on April 15, Nickelback at Denver’s famous Twist and Shout record store on April 22, a trip to Austin, Texas for a sit-down with Foreigner guitarist Mick Jones on April 29.
In May, The Red Rocker will catch up with Judas Priest legend Rob Halford and super group Kings of Chaos in Los Angeles on May 6. Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan will join him for an acoustic session with renowned female rocker Pat Benatar and her husband Neil Giraldo on May 13. More guests and locales include Bad Company, Todd Rundgren, and Blue Oyster Cult on Rock Legends Cruise VI on May 20, a New Orleans Mardi Gras celebration and visit with celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse and New Orleans Jazz Fest icon Trombone Shorty on May 27, a special day-in-the-life look at Hagar’s journey with The Circle to hit the stage in Kansas City at RockFest on June 17.
Season three wraps on June 24 in Cabo San Lucas with an AXS TV all-access pass to Sammy Hagar’s epic and star-studded beachside birthday bash.
Music fans everywhere won’t want to miss a single episode of “Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar’s” exciting third season. Tune in to AXS TV on April 8 at 9 p.m. ET or set your DVR to watch The Red Rocker hit the road once again for one-of-a-kind conversations, unforgettable jam sessions and more. Find AXS TV on your TV and stay tuned to AXS for programming news and updates.