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Robbie Robertson of THE BAND to Appear on “The Big Interview” with Dan Rather this Wednesday Night on AXS TV!
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Robbie Robertson of THE BAND to Appear on “The Big Interview” with Dan Rather this Wednesday Night on AXS TV!

Robbie Robertson, legendary guitarist and creative force behind the rock group The Band, joins Dan Rather for an in-depth conversation about his career on Wednesday, May 6 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on AXS TV’s critically acclaimed celebrity sit-down series The Big Interview. Robertson is the subject of the new documentary “Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band” available now on demand and DVD and Blu-ray on May 26. Check out their work with Sammy Davis Jr. in the creation of their Americana music here. Check out their reconciliation with Levon Helm here. Other subjects Robertson discussed during the wide-ranging, hour-long interview include: How his difficult and complicated childhood in Canada led him to become a professional musician in the Mississippi Delta. Bo...
AXS TV Presents “Docs That Rock” on Tuesday Nights!
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AXS TV Presents “Docs That Rock” on Tuesday Nights!

Music’s greatest artists rule on AXS TV, as the network unleashes the Docs That Rock weekly block—airing every Tuesday at 10pE/7pP. The September lineup kicks off on September 12, as hard rock pioneers Led Zeppelin 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.   On September 19 explore the untold story of one of the modern blues scene’s most important figures in STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN – LONESTAR: 1984-1989—offering unprecedented access into the guitar virtuoso’s glory days using rare footage, insightful interviews, personal photos, and more, to showcase Vaughan’s glory days following h...