Six string superstars shine in movie star profit live performance
AXS TV proudly presents the premiere the star-studded profit live performance America Salutes You: Guitar Legends II, airing Sunday, March 24th at 9 pm ET/6 pm PT. This marks the second consecutive 12 months that the community has served because the manufacturing associate and cable residence the favored live performance. Guitar Legends II is the third in a collection occasions elevating funds and consciousness for charities devoted to mind and psychological wellness America’s veterans and first-responders, orchestrated by America Salutes You — a non-prit basis specializing in profit concert events for energetic army, veterans, and their households. The night time’s beneficiaries embody The Elizabeth Dole Foundation, The David Lynch Foundation, Headstrong, and Entertainment Industries Council.
Filmed stay at The Novo theater in Los Angeles on December 2, 2018, America Salutes You: Guitar Legends II captures a powerful roster six-string savants rocking out for an unbelievable trigger. The night time contains performances by beloved showman — and AXS TV star — Sammy Hagar teaming up with Joe Bonamassa and The Doors’ personal Robbie Krieger on The Doors’ hit “Roadhouse Blues;” an all-star rendition “Love The One You’re With,” that includes Krieger, ZZ Top axeman Billy Gibbons, who’s making rock and roll historical past sharing the stage for the primary time with rock mainstay Stephen Stills, versatile virtuoso Orianthi, and American Idol standout Haley Reinhart; in addition to Emily Estefan’s fierce rendition “Black Magic Woman;” Living Colour founder Vernon Reid blazing via the Jimi Hendrix staple “Crosstown Traffic;” and a roaring finale that finds the night time’s performers collaborating on the War signature “Low Rider,” amongst many others. The live performance additionally options appearances and performances by Dave Navarro, and Don Felder, all backed by the L.A. All-Stars Kenny Aronf, Carmine Rojas, LaBamba, Mark Pender, Joe Sublett, Phil LoPresti, and music director Martin Guigui. Special appearances additionally embody Bob Saget and Lifetime Achievement recipients Norman Lear and Joe Mantegna. As half this premiere occasion, Pacific Records is releasing a particular compilation soundtrack highlighting the unforgettable night’s greatest moments.
“AXS TV is proud to proceed our partnership with America Salutes You for the second consecutive 12 months,” states Evan Haiman, Vice President Programming and Development at AXS TV. “Guitar Legends is a heartfelt salute to our women and men in uniform, placing the highlight on the essential want for elevated funds, consciousness, and applications designed to assist enhance their mind and psychological wellness. It is a real honor to be a component that in any capability. We would additionally like to increase our because of the Gibson Guitar Team, which graciously allowed us to make use of their L.A. showroom to movie interview segments. We are sincerely grateful to them for serving to us make this night time much more particular.”
Since its founding, AXS TV has established itself because the premier vacation spot for traditional rock content material, delivering an eclectic programming roster that features unique collection comparable to The Big Interview With Dan Rather, Rock & Roll Road Trip With Sammy Hagar, and Real Money, starring Eddie Money, in addition to unprecedented music protection, hard-hitting combined martial arts occasions, and a slate acclaimed documentaries and iconic concert events from some music’s most influential artists.