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Aug 20, 2015, 12:30 ET
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Popular Series THE XTRA FACTOR Makes Its U.S. Debut On AXS TV, Following The Season 12 Premiere OF THE X FACTOR UK On Sunday, Aug. 30

 AXS TV—cable's premier music entertainment channel—is the official U.S. broadcast home for THE XTRA FACTOR, the popular companion...

Jul 29, 2015, 13:00 ET

AXS TV Premieres One Night For ONE DROP™, An Exclusive One Night Only Spectacular Imagined By Cirque Du Soleil, On Aug. 19 At 8pE

AXS TV is proud to premiere the third annual One Night for ONE DROP spectacular, an exclusive event presented by world-renowned entertainment...

Jul 14, 2015, 13:13 ET
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AXS TV Acquires The Reality Adventure Series 'Exploring Kaman,' Starring NBA All-Star Chris Kaman, Premiering Wednesday, August 5 At 11pE

 AXS TV is expanding its programming lineup, bringing the popular web series EXPLORING KAMAN (a GRLA production) to television for the first...

Jul 08, 2015, 14:42 ET

Performance Series 'Live From Abbey Road' Joins AXS TV's Sunday Night Lineup July 26

 AXS TV is the official broadcast home of a new season of the critically acclaimed performance documentary series Live From Abbey Road. Two...

Jun 30, 2015, 13:17 ET
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AXS TV Acquires The Exclusive Rights To Magnolia Pictures' 'THE WRECKING CREW,' Premiering The Celebrated Documentary On Sat., July 18, At 9 p.m. ET

 AXS TV has acquired the exclusive television rights to Magnolia Pictures' critically acclaimed music documentary THE WRECKING CREW. The film...

Jun 24, 2015, 13:00 ET
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AXS TV Secures Off-Network Cable Rights To The Critically-Acclaimed ABC Music Drama 'NASHVILLE'

 Bolstering its primetime programming portfolio, AXS TV has entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with the Disney-ABC Television Group...

Jun 19, 2015, 13:41 ET

'THE BIG INTERVIEW' Returns To AXS TV With Six New Summer Episodes, Opening With Country Mainstay Emmylou Harris On Tues. July 7 At 8pE

 THE BIG INTERVIEW continues its third season on AXS TV with six more candid and thought-provoking episodes beginning Tuesday,...

Apr 24, 2015, 12:10 ET
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Elton John, The Who, Ed Sheeran And Pitbull Headline An Unprecedented Lineup For AXS TV's Live Broadcast Of The 2015 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, May 1-3

 Elton John, The Who, Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band, No Doubt and Keith Urban are among the featured performers in AXS TV's broadcast...

Apr 20, 2015, 12:51 ET
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AXS TV and HDNet Movies Sign New Multi-Year Agreement With The National Cable Television Cooperative

 AXS TV, cable's premier music and live event entertainment channel, and its companion network HDNet Movies, the ultimate high definition...

Apr 16, 2015, 11:00 ET
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AXS TV Renews The Flagship Version Of The World's Most Popular Music Competition Show 'The X Factor UK' For A Second Year

 AXS TV, cable's premier music entertainment channel, has renewed the hugely successful global hit The X Factor UK for a second consecutive...

Apr 13, 2015, 12:31 ET
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AXS TV Announces An Impressive Roster Of Artists For Its Second Consecutive Coachella Broadcast, Airing Friday, April 17 Through Sunday, April 19

 For the second consecutive year, AXS TV will broadcast the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, anchored by...

Mar 26, 2015, 12:15 ET
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Exercise Your Right To Laugh With The All-Star Comedy Special Lewis Black And Friends: A Night To Let Freedom Laugh Premiering Thursday, April 16, At 10pE/7pP On AXS TV

AXS TV presents a night of comedy and awareness in the star-studded stand-up special Lewis Black and Friends: A Night to Let Freedom Laugh, airing...

Mar 25, 2015, 12:01 ET
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THE BIG INTERVIEW Returns April 14 With Country Star Trisha Yearwood Joining Dan Rather At 8pET/5pPT On AXS TV

 THE BIG INTERVIEW returns to AXS TV with seven new episodes as part of its third season on Tuesday, April 14, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. Hosted...

Mar 23, 2015, 13:08 ET

AXS TV Unveils Its First Artist Lineup For The Network's Third Consecutive Broadcast Of The Stagecoach Country Music Festival Airing Friday, April 24 Through Sunday, April 26

 AXS TV is unveiling its first glimpse at the artist lineup for the network's broadcast of the 10th Annual Stagecoach Country Music Festival,...

Mar 23, 2015, 12:38 ET
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AXS TV Expands Its National Distribution Footprint, Signing A New Multi-Year Affiliate Deal With Suddenlink

AXS TV, the premier cable television destination for live music festival broadcasts, music programming, comedy performances and MMA action, has...

Mar 19, 2015, 12:29 ET
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AXS TV Opens Its Festival Coverage With An Interactive Microsite Launching Thursday, March 19, Giving Viewers An In-Depth Look At Stagecoach Country Music Festival, New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival And More

 AXS TV is gearing up for the 2015 music festival season with a robust interactive microsite, launching today, Thursday, March 19. Logging on...

Jan 30, 2015, 12:00 ET

Country Star Colt Ford 'Cranks It Up' On AXS TV February 10 With First-Ever Concert Special And An Appearance On 'Discovering Lucy Angel'

 Country artist and hit songwriter Colt Ford brings his hard rockin' music to AXS TV when the network premieres the concert special, COLT FORD:...

Jan 22, 2015, 13:26 ET
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Rock Favorites Matchbox Twenty "Takeover" AXS TV In A Special Event Featuring The Premiere Of MATCHBOX TWENTY LIVE NORTH On Sunday, Feb. 15 At 8pE

 Critically acclaimed pop rock fan-favorites Matchbox Twenty invade AXS TV, in the MATCHBOX TWENTY TAKEOVER, kicking off at 12:00pE...

Jan 09, 2015, 15:59 ET
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"THE BIG INTERVIEW" Is Back For A Star-Studded Third Season, As Dan Rather Sits Down In Nashville With Country Icon Wynonna Judd On Tues. Jan. 13 At 8 P.M. ET

 AXS TV is proud to announce the return of THE BIG INTERVIEW, airing the season three premiere on Tuesday, January 13, at 8 p.m. ET. Hosted by...

Jan 09, 2015, 09:00 ET

Mark McGrath Hosts AXS TV's 2nd Annual 'GRAMMY PREDICTION SPECIAL' - Broadcast Forecasts Winners On Tues. Feb. 3 At 10pE/7pP

 Get ready for the GRAMMYS® with AXS TV's 2ND Annual GRAMMY PREDICTION SPECIAL—an interactive event airing Tuesday, February 3, at...