Music lovers everywhere will want to tune into this week’s exciting AXS TV programming lineup for Sept. 17 through Sept. 23, which kicks off tonight at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT with more auditions on “The X Factor UK” as the popular talent show continues to seek out the next international superstar. Modern blues legend Stevie Ray Vaughan is the subject of AXS TV’s “Docs that Rock” Tuesday block on Sept. 19. The Band and Led Zeppelin are also profiled this week. Get more lineup details below.
SUNDAY SEPT. 17 and MONDAY SEPT. 18
“The X Factor UK” – 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT
“The X Factor UK” has already found some talented contenders with Grace Davies, Daniel Quick, Kevin Davy White and more making bold impressions. The auditions continue tonight and tomorrow as Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne, Louis Walsh and Nicole Scherzinger screen this season’s hopefuls as they continue the hunt for the UK’s next big recording artist. Tune into “The X Factor UK” at 9 p.m. ET on Sunday and Monday to watch the action as it unfolds.
TUESDAY SEPT. 19
“Docs That Rock” – “Stevie Ray Vaughan – Lonestar: 1984-1989” – 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT
“Docs That Rock” will highlight a different music superstar every Tuesday and this week, blues legend Stevie Ray Vaughan’s untold story is explored in the riveting film that follows Vaughan’s iconic career from his sweeping debut album success until his tragic death. His life and work is profiled via rare film footage, interviews with close friends and music executives, rare photos and more.
WEDNESDAY SEPT. 20
“Classic Albums: The Band – The Band” – 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT
Roots rock fans should dig this glimpse into Canadian rockers The Band’s eponymous 1969 album that propelled them on to music stardom and eventual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame status. The episode features interviews with surviving band members and superstars like Eric Clapton, George Harrison and more. “Classic Albums” explores records that were either breakout albums or a significant mark of an artist’s success. The Band’s debut record featured one of Americana’s biggest hits with “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” and is notably listed in the book “1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.”
SATURDAY SEPT. 23
“Saturday Stack – Led Zeppelin” – starting at 1 p.m. ET/11 p.m. PT
AXS TV spreads a whole lotta Led Zeppelin love with a Saturday Stack of films, shows and performances dedicated to one of the biggest rock bands of all time. The extended coverage block kicks off with the 2008 rock doc “It Might Get Loud,” which features amazing solos from front man Robert Plant and guitar legend Jimmy Page. It also includes the English rockers acclaimed 1976 concert film, “The Song Remains the Same.” The entire Saturday Stack Led Zeppelin schedule is below.
1:00 p.m. ET – “It Might Get Loud”
3:00 p.m. ET - Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters – Live at David Lynch’s Festival of Disruption
4:00 p.m. ET – “The Song Remains the Same”
6:30 p.m. ET - Robert Plant and The Strange Sensation (Soundstage)
7:30p.m.ET – Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar: Carolina Rebellion
8:00 p.m. ET – The Classic Rock Awards 2016
"The X Factor UK" airs in the U.S. Sundays and Mondays at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on AXS TV. Be sure to tune into AXS TV for this week’s music legend lineup and stay tuned to AXS for programming updates.