Sammy Hagar meets up with Motley Crue front man Vince Neil in the next all-new episode of “Rock & Roll Road Trip” presented by Mercury Insurance which airs Sunday, July 23 at 9 p.m. ET/8p.m. CT only on AXS TV. The Red Rocker is Music City bound and down for some fun conversation and cranking out some cool acoustic tunes at the renowned Phoenix Studios. You can catch some deleted scenes from the episode in the attached video clip.
The two legendary rockers kick back, shoot the breeze and then jam together, treating fans to an amazing cover of The Lovin’ Spoonful’s 1966 track “Nashville Cats.” Can there even be a pair of rock and roll dudes any cooler than Sammy Hagar and Vince Neil? Rock music is in their blood and they have both been on a mission to share it with the masses for decades.
Motley Crue led the heavy metal revolution through the ‘80s. Having sold more than 100 million records worldwide, they are one of the best-selling rock bands of all time. Vince Neil was known for belting out hits with unparalleled hard rock swagger. Some fans would argue signature Crue tracks like “Smokin’ in the Boys Room” and the power anthem “Home Sweet Home” are two of the biggest songs in rock history.
Sammy Hagar has a unique and colorful way of shining a new light on the rock superstars he hooks up with on “Rock & Roll Road Trip.” His interviews are more or less laid-back conversations and his jam sessions deliver some rare musical moments you’ll want to rewind and repeat.The “Nashville Cats” “Rock & Roll Road Trip” installment is part of the second half of season two which kicked off in Vegas with Don Felder and Styx on July 9 and wraps up with Maroon 5 front man Adam Levine in Los Angeles on Aug. 13.
Fan's looking to win a a trip to Sammy Hagar's Birthday Bash in Cabo can enter a special Mercury Insurance sweepstakes, which runs from July 2, 2017 to August 31, 2017. Fans can enter by visiting www.mercuryinsurance.com/axs and completing the registration form during the promotional period. Winners will be drawn on or about September 13.
Tune into “Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar" presented by Mercury Insurance this Sunday, July 23 at 9 p.m. ET or be sure to set your DVRs so you can savor this slice of must- see rock n’ roll history. Find AXS TV on your TV and stay tuned to AXS for updates.