'MIXTAPE' on AXS TV

MIXTAPE

AXS TV proudly presents an all-new star-studded series called MIXTAPE, premiering Thursdays at 8:30/7:30c. This eight-episode season puts the spotlight on a different rock icon each week as they sit down to discuss their favorite songs and share their own personal “mixtape” of meaningful music that shaped their lives and careers. Filmed in the landmark Gibson Guitar Showroom in Hollywood, California, MIXTAPE gives viewers an exclusive interview with some of rock’s most iconic figures where they tell the story of their lives through the songs that they love. MIXTAPE is also packed with surprise appearances and unplugged performances. MIXTAPE is the ultimate classic rock experience that music lovers of all ages will not want to miss.

In addition to the AXS TV series, MIXTAPE will be available as a podcast on Spotify, giving fans access to additional commentary, as well as each guest’s complete music playlist.

Check out the full season schedule:

9/12 Foreigner’s Mick Jones & Kelly Hansen
9/19 REO Speedwagon’s Kevin Cronin & Dave Amato
9/26 Rick Springfield
10/3 Don McLean
10/10 Don Felder
10/17 Robby Krieger of The Doors & Dennis Quaid
10/24 Todd Rundgren
10/31 The Monkees’ Micky Dolenz

 

From the MIXTAPE blog:

The Songs That Transformed Rick Springfield | MIXTAPE

How Rick Springfield went from teen idol to rock and roll superstar! Read more...

The History of REO Speedwagon Track-by-Track | MIXTAPE

REO's Kevin Cronin and Dave Amato share the songs they love + perform a never record track! Read more...

The Songs That Started Foreigner | MIXTAPE on AXS TV

Let Mick Jones & Kelly Hansen tell you the history of Foreigner with their MIXTAPE Read more...

Schedule

  • Wed, Sep 25th 11:00 PM ET
    MIXTAPE - REO Speedwagon's Kevin Cronin & Dave Amato
    REO Speedwagon's frontman and singer/songwriter Kevin Cronin plays a never-ecorded song, "Whipping Boy,” with bandmate Dave Amato. They also play a rockin' acoustic rendition of REO Speedwagon's unforgettable hit, "That Ain't Love."
  • Premiere Thu, Sep 26th 8:30 PM ET
    MIXTAPE - Rick Springfield
    From Australia to Vietnam, the Rolling Stones to Sound City, Rick Springfield plays some epic slide guitar and shares his story of going from teen idol to rock and roll fame with his mega hit, "Jessie's Girl."
  • Sun, Sep 29th 7:00 PM ET
    MIXTAPE - Rick Springfield
    From Australia to Vietnam, the Rolling Stones to Sound City, Rick Springfield plays some epic slide guitar and shares his story of going from teen idol to rock and roll fame with his mega hit, "Jessie's Girl."

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