AXS TV has another blockbuster lineup of programming planned for this week, starting tonight, April 22 for the return of “Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar” featuring Nickelback at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT, followed by an all-new installment of the fun new reality series “Real Money” starring Eddie Money at 9:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. PT. Plus, legendary folk rocker John Mellencamp sits down with Dan Rather on “The Big Interview” on April 24 and much more. Check out further programming details and highlights below.
SUNDAY APRIL 22
“Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar” – “Rockstar” feat. Nickelback 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT
The Red Rocker takes a road trip to Denver to hook up with Canadian alt-rockers Nickelback. Sammy Hagar and Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger browse some vinyl stacks at Denver’s Twist and Shout record store and later, they’ll jam on some of Nickelback’s most iconic hits.
“Real Money” Ep. 103 – “In Sickness and In Health” – 9:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. PT
The fun-loving antics of rock star Eddie Money, his wife Laurie, and their five grown kids continue in the third installment of AXS TV’s original new reality series “Real Money.” This week, Money strives to get his health back on track as he discovers he’s at risk for diabetes. He also works with a boxing sparring partner and enlists the help of his son Zach, to whip him into shape for an impending attendance at the Loudwire Awards.
“Plain Spoken: John Mellencamp” – 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT
This self-narrated live concert documentary film finds legendary folk rocker John Mellencamp hitting the stage at the Chicago Theatre with special guest Carlene Carter. Mellencamp performs some of his greatest hits including “Small Town,” “Pop Singer,” “Longest Days” and more and discusses his prolific life and career in voice-over against the footage.
TUESDAY APRIL 24
“The Big Interview with Dan Rather” – John Mellencamp 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT
Season six of AXS TV’s dynamic profile series “The Big Interview with Dan Rather” continues as the award-winning newsman conducts a candid, intimate discussion of American folk rock legend John Mellencamp’s storied life and career. Wide-ranging topics include politics, race relations and the current state of the country. Watch a sneak peek clip in the video embedded above.
“Docs that Rock” – “No Direction Home: Bob Dylan” – 10 p.m. ET/ 7 p.m. PT
Bob Dylan is one of the most legendary American singer-songwriters in music history. “No Direction Home” chronicles Dylan’s life and career from 1961-1966 and follows his journey from his small-town roots in Hibbing, Minnesota, to his musical emergence in Greenwich Village New York, to his rise to international fame. The riveting, Peabody Award-winning film is directed by Martin Scorsese and features rare performance footage and interviews with artists and musicians (including Dylan himself) and those who worked with him like Allan Ginsberg, Pete Seeger, and Joan Baez.