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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 June 30, 2015

LOS ANGELES – June 30, 2015 – AXS TV has acquired the exclusive television rights to Magnolia Pictures’ critically acclaimed music documentary THE WRECKING CREW. The film will premiere on Saturday, July 18, at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT—long before it is available on any other linear or streaming services—and will re-air at multiple times until Sunday, July 26. THE WRECKING CREW was originally released in theaters across the country on March 13, 2015.

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AXS TV Celebrates Independence Day Weekend with a Country Music Concert Marathon July 5 June 30, 2015

Los Angeles – June 29, 2015 – AXS TV celebrates Independence Day weekend with over 15 hours of country music in a special concert marathon July 5 beginning at 2 p.m. ET. The line-up features unforgettable performances some of country’s most beloved artists, including Tim McGraw, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Martina McBride, Willie Nelson and more.

NASHVILLE - ABC's "Nashville" stars Chris Carmack as Will Lexington, Clare Bowen as Scarlett O'Connor, Jonathan Jackson as Avery Barkley, Sam Palladio as Gunnar Scott, Maisy Stella as Daphne Conrad, Eric Close as Teddy Conrad, Lennon Stella as Maddie Conrad, Connie Britton as Rayna Jaymes, Charles Esten as Deacon Claybourne  and Hayden Panettiere as Juliette Barnes. (ABC/Bob D'Amico)
AXS TV Secures Off-Network Cable Rights to the Critically Acclaimed ABC Music Drama ‘Nashville’ June 24, 2015

LOS ANGELES, Calif., June 24, 2015 – Bolstering its primetime programming portfolio, AXS TV has entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with the Disney-ABC Television Group for off-network cable rights to the first three seasons of the critically-acclaimed primetime ABC drama, NASHVILLE. The deal gives AXS TV the exclusive primetime cable premiere of the hit series, which will launch on the network in the fall.

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“The Big Interview” Returns to AXS TV with Six New Summer Episodes, Opening with Country Mainstay Emmylou Harris on Tues. July 7 at 8pE June 19, 2015

LOS ANGELES – June 19, 2015 – THE BIG INTERVIEW continues its third season on AXS TV with six more candid and thought-provoking episodes beginning Tuesday, July 7, at 8pE. Hosted by legendary newsman Dan Rather, THE BIG INTERVIEW kicks off a six-episode summer run with 13-time GRAMMY® winner Emmylou Harris. On July 7, Harris discusses her partnership with music legend Gram Parsons, whose death inspired her hit “Boulder To Birmingham”; her introduction to Country music; finding her own voice; the recent loss of her mother; and her evolution both as an artist and as a person.

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AXS TV Announces Firefly Artists and Hosts for Music Festival Broadcast June 19 to 21, Starting at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT Each Night June 16, 2015

LOS ANGELES – June 16, 2015 – The Firefly Music Festival makes its national television debut on AXS TV with 17 hours of coverage over three days from Friday, June 19 to Sunday, June 21. Kings of Leon, Modest Mouse, AWOLNATION, Bastille, Sublime with Rome, Hozier, Cage the Elephant, Foster the People, Dirty Heads and more perform as part of AXS TV’s broadcast beginning nightly at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.

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BEN ROTHWELL DISCUSSES HIS RECENT COMMENTS ABOUT THE UFC AND ANDREI ARLOVSKI ON AXS TV’S ‘INSIDE MMA’ Plus, Interviews with Kimbo Slice, Ken Shamrock and Cain Velasquez Results and Highlights from ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA XXIX’ LOS ANGELES – June 12, 2015 – AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA tonight featured an interview with UFC heavyweight …