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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...

Dec 08, 2014, 14:12 ET
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AXS TV Acquires New Lifestyle Reality Series 'CELEBRITY SWEAT®' Premiering Saturday, January 10 At 1 P.M. ET/10 A.M. PT

Saturday's on AXS TV get a fresh start in 2015 as the network premieres the celebrity-oriented fitness and nutrition series CELEBRITY...

Nov 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
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AXS TV Solidifies Its Place As The Ultimate Home For Live Music

 AXS TV further solidifies its status as the premier television destination for broadcasts of live concerts and music festivals, announcing...

Nov 06, 2014, 15:33 ET
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One Direction And Sam Smith To Perform On 'THE X FACTOR UK' This Monday, Nov. 10 At 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT On AXS TV

This week on AXS TV's broadcast of THE X FACTOR UK, it's time to welcome back a group of familiar X Factor faces who've since gone on to achieve...

Oct 21, 2014, 10:57 ET
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AXS TV To Premiere Three More Episodes Of Dan Rather Presents In 2014, Opening With 'A Crisis Inside The Secret Service,' Nov. 18 At 8pE/5pP

 AXS TV closes out the 2014 season with premieres of three brand new episodes of the award-winning investigative journalism series Dan...

Oct 10, 2014, 14:08 ET
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AXS TV To Broadcast Zac Brown's Southern Ground Music & Food Festival For The Second Straight Year, Saturday, Oct. 11 And Sunday, Oct. 12

For the second straight year, AXS TV – cable's premier destination for music festivals – will broadcast Zac Brown's Southern Ground...

Oct 06, 2014, 14:23 ET
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Filmmaker Paul Grassi Explores Life After Reality TV In The New Documentary THE 16TH MINUTE, Airing Wednesday, October 22 At 10 PM ET On AXS TV

AXS TV presents a behind-the-scenes look at the world of reality television, in the compelling and timely documentary THE 16TH MINUTE, on...

Sep 29, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Rock Legend And Media Mogul Gene Simmons Sits Down With Dan Rather For A Candid And Heartfelt Edition Of 'THE BIG INTERVIEW' Tomorrow Night, Tuesday, Sept. 30 At 8pE

 Two legends go head-to-head on AXS TV, as celebrated musician, author, entrepreneur and Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame inductee Gene Simmons sits...

Sep 23, 2014, 13:39 ET
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AXS TV To Broadcast John Mellencamp Live From His Recording Studio In Bloomington, Indiana

AXS TV, cable's premier destination for music entertainment, proudly presents an intimate live performance by John Mellencamp....

Sep 18, 2014, 16:50 ET
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Award-Winning Singer/Songwriter And Acclaimed Actor Kenny Rogers Joins Dan Rather To Talk About His Multi-Faceted Career And Personal Successes On AXS TV's 'THE BIG INTERVIEW,' Tuesday, September 23 At 8pE/5pP

Country Music Hall of Famer, multi-award-winning songwriter/singer, consummate entertainer and acclaimed actor Kenny Rogers sits down with veteran...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:13 ET
Sep 10, 2014, 11:00 ET
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AXS TV Starts Production On Country Music Docuseries 'DISCOVERING LUCY ANGEL'

 AXS TV–cable's premier music entertainment channel–has started production on an all-new country music-themed docuseries...