Exclusive: AXS TV Reveal 2014 Stagecoach Festival Broadcast Lineup
We already announced that AXS TV would once again air the annual Stagecoach Music Festival, held April 25-27 in Indio, Calif., but now The Boot can exclusively reveal which artists will be appearing during the broadcast.
The network will begin the coverage on Friday night, April 25, with seven hours of the festival experience, including performances by Eric Paslay, Thomas Rhett, ‘Sons of Anarchy’ actress Katey Sagal & the Forest Rangers, Brantley Gilbert, Shakey Graves, Shelby Lynne, Easton Corbin and Eric Church.
The fun continues on Saturday, April 26, with several more artists taking the stage, including Jason Aldean, Hunter Hayes, Jennifer Nettles, Season 4 winner of ‘The Voice’ Danielle Bradbery, Don McLean, Tyler Farr, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Jason Isbell and Ashley Monroe.
In addition, for the first time ever, AXS TV will air a 30-minute ‘Countdown to Stagecoach’ pre-show, hosted by veteran TV host Ashley Eicher. The segment, which will air on all three nights, will include a behind-the-scenes look at some of the artists and activities. Eicher will also serve as the host for the entire festival broadcast.
AXS TV will air the concerts nightly at 9PM ET. Friday’s coverage will re-air on Saturday at 7AM ET, Saturday’s coverage will re-air on Sunday at 6AM ET and 1:30AM ET, and Sunday’s coverage will re-air on Monday at 2:30AM ET and 2PM ET. All in all, AXS TV is offering 20 hours of live coverage of the event.
The network has also launched an interactive website, where fans can find polls, additional information and user-generated content.
This is the network’s second year to air the Stagecoach Music Festival. To find local listings, click here.