Our features that we have been doing on specials on AXS TV have proven to be very popular. They have been so popular that we are unveiling a brand new weekly feature that we are beginning today with the cooperation of the amazing people at AXS TV. Let us introduce you to the very first installment of “What To Watch This Week On AXS TV.” We will be highlighting some of the coolest music related programming coming to AXS TV from September 3 through September 17. We appreciate all of your support and the help from everyone at AXS TV. We hope you will enjoy this new feature as much as we are. Now, go set your DVRs!
AXS TV PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS SEPT. 3 TO 17
Just Announced – The Two-Night Season Premiere of ‘THE X FACTOR UK’ Sept. 3 & 4
‘THE X FACTOR UK’ Auditions Continue Sept. 10, 11 & 17
‘DOCS THAT ROCK’ Featuring ‘Led Zeppelin: The Song Remains the Same’ Sept. 12
‘CLASSIC ALBUMS: THE WHO – WHO’S NEXT’ Premieres Sept. 13
‘FARM AID 2017’ Live Broadcast Featuring Willie Nelson, Neil Young and More Sept. 16
JUST ANNOUNCED: TWO-NIGHT SEASON PREMIERE OF ‘THE X FACTOR UK’
Sunday, Sept. 3 & Monday, Sept. 4 at 9pE/6pP – “AUDITION 1” & “AUDITION 2”
The hit singing competition THE X FACTOR UK returns to AXS TV for its fourth consecutive year on the network and landmark 14th season, premiering as a two-night event on Sept. 3 & 4 at 9pE/6pP. Hosted by series mainstay Dermot O’Leary, this season will once again feature one of the most beloved judging panels in X FACTOR history as celebrated producer, music expert and series creator Simon Cowell is re-joined by music manager, TV host and original X FACTOR judge Sharon Osbourne; solo artist standout Nicole Scherzinger; and esteemed music manager Louis Walsh.
In the two-night season premiere, the judges head across the UK in search of the next international superstar for the first week of auditions where X FACTOR hopefuls perform in front the judges in an intimate setting in hopes of securing a spot in the Bootcamp round.
LABOR DAY BEACH BOYS BLOCK
Monday, Sept. 4 starting at 10aE/7aP
Summer lives on AXS TV in a Labor Day lineup celebrating surf rock legends The Beach Boys with a marathon of classic concerts and in-depth profiles. The schedule is as follows:
10aE – The Big Interview: Mike Love
11:15aE – Rock Legends: The Beach Boys
11:45aE – The Beach Boys 50 – Live In Concert
1pE – The Beach Boys: An American Band
3pE – The Beach Boys 50: Doin’ It Again
4pE – The Beach Boys: An American Family
“IT MIGHT GET LOUD”
Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 10pE/7pP
Guitar gurus Jimmy Page, Jack White, and The Edge discuss the tools of their trade in the critically acclaimed 2008 documentary IT MIGHT GET LOUD, featuring interviews and performances by the trio.
“SATURDAY STACK: CLASSIC COUNTRY”
Saturday, Sep. 9 starting at 1pE/10aP
AXS TV presents a “Saturday Stack” of classic country concerts featuring Toby Keith, Tim McGraw, Jennifer Nettles, The Charlie Daniels Band, Sugarland, and the music of George Jones. The line-up is as follows:
1pE – The Charlie Daniels Band – Live At Billy Bob’s Texas
2:25pE – Jennifer Nettles Live – Band Against Cancer
3:25pE – Sugarland
4:25pE – Toby Keith: 35mph Town
5:55pE – Tim McGraw
6:55pE – George Jones – 50 Years of Hits
‘THE X FACTOR UK’
Sunday, Sept. 10 & Monday, Sept. 11 at 9pE/6pP – “AUDITION 3” & “AUDITION 4”
THE X FACTOR UK continues its search for the next music sensation as judges Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne, Nicole Scherzinger and Louis Walsh scout the next two groups of contestants in the third and fourth nights of auditions.
DOCS THAT ROCK – “LED ZEPPELIN: THE SONG REMAINS THE SAME”
Tuesday, Sept. 12 at 10pE/7pP
AXS TV kicks off three straight weeks of rock documentary premieres with hard rock pioneers Led Zeppelin, who embark on a psychedelic journey of music and cinema, rocking Madison Square Garden with an epic set that includes “Whole Lotta Love,” “Dazed And Confused,” “Stairway To Heaven” and many more, in the 1976 hit LED ZEPPELIN: THE SONG REMAINS THE SAME.
“CLASSIC ALBUMS: THE WHO – W”WHO’S NEXT”
Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 9pE/6pP
AXS TV presents a behind-the-scenes exploration The Who’s groundbreaking album Who’s Next featuring exclusive insight from band members Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey and John Entwistle, and previously unseen performances of songs from the album.
LIVE CONCERT – “FARM AID 2017”
Saturday, Sept. 16 at 7pE/4pP
Music’s biggest names take the stage to raise funds and awareness for America’s family farmers as AXS TV presents a special live broadcast of FARM AID 2017. Featured performers include Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews with Tim Reynolds, Jack Johnson, Sheryl Crow, The Avett Brothers, Blackberry Smoke, Lukas Nelson & The Promise of the Real, and Insects vs. Robots.
‘THE X FACTOR UK’
Sunday, Sept. 17 at 9pE/6pP – “AUDITION 5”
The search continues for the next big singing sensation as X FACTOR contestants audition in front of judges Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne, Nicole Scherzinger and Louis Walsh in hopes of securing a spot in the Bootcamp round.