'The Big Interview' Season Premiere Tuesday October 2 at 9/8c on AXS TV

The Big Interview with Dan Rather

Thought-provoking, in-depth interviews with some of the most talented artists from across the entertainment industry. Watch the 100th episode with Ringo Starr Tuesday October 2 at 9/8c!

Check out this season’s lineup:

10/2 Ringo Starr
10/9 Rod Stewart
10/16 Toby Keith
10/23 Lynyrd Skynyrd
10/30 Kansas
11/6 Joan Baez
11/13 Dan Aykroyd
11/20 Buddy Guy
11/27 Kenny Loggins
12/4 Ricky Skaggs
12/11 Brian Setzer
12/18 Dickey Betts

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Schedule

  • Tue, Sep 25th 12:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Tanya Tucker
    She began singing in Las Vegas and had her first hit when she was just 13 years old. The life and turbulent times of country music sensation Tanya Tucker.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 1:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Billy Gibbons
    The legendary frontman for ZZ Top, Billy Gibbons joins Dan for a look back at the band’s more than 40 years together.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 2:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Willie Nelson
    He's on the road again. Dan catches up with music legend Willie Nelson aboard his new tour bus.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - The Doobie Brothers
    Still rockin' down the highway after all these years, The Doobie Brothers take time for a backstage conversation about their incredible run.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 4:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - John Mellencamp
    Legendary rocker John Mellencamp sits down with Dan Rather for a no holds barred interview touching on politics, race relations and the state of the country.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 5:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Shania Twain
    Dan Rather sits down with Shania Twain, the best-selling female country music artist of all time, to discuss her brand new #1 album, released 15 years after a battle with Lyme disease nearly took away her ability to sing.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 6:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Steve Miller
    A conversation with legendary bluesman, jazz musician, and pioneer of psychedelic rock, Steve Miller, the Space Cowboy.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 7:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Styx
    Dan Rather joins three of Styx's legendary members for a Las Vegas performance and a candid interview about the past, present and future of one of rock's most enduring bands.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 8:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Rush's Geddy Lee
    A fascinating conversation with one of rock & roll's all-time greats. Rush's Geddy Lee welcomes Dan into his home.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 9:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Kid Rock
    The original American badass, Kid Rock sits down with Dan at his Tennessee mountaintop "Trouble-wide" motor home.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 10:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Robert Plant
    Dan Rather sits down with Robert Plant, Led Zeppelin's legendary frontman, for a thoughtful conversation touching on Plant's most personal lyrics and the stories behind some of rock's most lasting hits.
  • Tue, Sep 25th 11:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - The Doors
    The two surviving members of The Doors, John Densmore and Robby Krieger, reminisce about their music, the sixties, and the life and death of Jim Morrison.
  • Wed, Sep 26th 12:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Eddie Money
    80s hitmaker Eddie Money tells Dan Rather about his new reality show on AXS TV, his blue-collar roots, and the drug overdose that almost left him paralyzed.
  • Wed, Sep 26th 1:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Steven Van Zandt
    Dan Rather sits down with New Jersey's own rock and roller Steven Van Zandt to talk music, Bruce Springsteen and the Sopranos.
  • Wed, Sep 26th 2:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Oak Ridge Boys
    Dan Rather sits down with 5x Grammy® Award-winning country music group, the Oak Ridge Boys, who discuss lessons learned after fifty years on the road together and sing a little of "Elvira", one of the catchiest country songs ever recorded.
  • Wed, Sep 26th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Annie Lennox
    She's an Oscar and Grammy award winning superstar who talks about her latest hit album with Dan Rather.
  • Wed, Sep 26th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Josh Groban
    His success happened seemingly overnight when he was a teenager, but Josh Groban continues to produce mega hits. A revealing conversation with the singing sensation.
  • Thu, Sep 27th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Clint Black
    Clint Black is an incredibly talented songwriter and musician. But he's also known for making country music cool. Dan sits down with Clint at his Nashville home.
  • Thu, Sep 27th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Florida Georgia Line
    One of the hottest groups in country music sit down with Dan Rather to talk about whether their music is really country.
  • Fri, Sep 28th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Meat Loaf
    The multi-talented artist talks about his music, his passion, acting and he shows off his extensive collection of sports memorabilia.
  • Fri, Sep 28th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Frankie Valli
    Frankie Valli, the man responsible for dozens of hits as the lead singer for the Four Seasons, sits down with Dan Rather.
  • Sat, Sep 29th 11:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Gregg Allman
    A conversation with the music legend known as one of the architects of southern rock from his home in Georgia.
  • Sat, Sep 29th 2:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Robert Plant
    Dan Rather sits down with Robert Plant, Led Zeppelin's legendary frontman, for a thoughtful conversation touching on Plant's most personal lyrics and the stories behind some of rock's most lasting hits.
  • Sun, Sep 30th 2:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Robert Plant
    Dan Rather sits down with Robert Plant, Led Zeppelin's legendary frontman, for a thoughtful conversation touching on Plant's most personal lyrics and the stories behind some of rock's most lasting hits.
  • Sun, Sep 30th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Don Rickles
    The legendary comedian known as "Mr. Warmth" sits down with Dan Rather.
  • Mon, Oct 1st 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Olivia Newton-John
    Still with the magical voice, the star of Grease sits down with Dan and we go backstage before her sold out Las Vegas performance.
  • Mon, Oct 1st 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Paul Haggis
    Academy Award winning writer, producer and director Paul Haggis discusses his break from the Church of Scientology.
  • Tue, Oct 2nd 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Lindsey Buckingham
    Rock legend and songwriter for Fleetwood Mac, Lindsey Buckingham discusses the group's reunion and his relationship with Stevie Nicks.
  • Tue, Oct 2nd 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Emmylou Harris
    Spend an hour with Emmylou Harris, as Dan Rather did, and you'll see why she is a legend in music.
  • Premiere Tue, Oct 2nd 9:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Ringo Starr
    In the 100th episode of The Big Interview with Dan Rather, two legends sit down together as Ringo Starr discusses what it was like as a Beatle, and the struggles and successes of his life since.
  • Wed, Oct 3rd 12:45 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Ringo Starr
    In the 100th episode of The Big Interview with Dan Rather, two legends sit down together as Ringo Starr discusses what it was like as a Beatle, and the struggles and successes of his life since.
  • Wed, Oct 3rd 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Willie Nelson
    He's on the road again. Dan catches up with music legend Willie Nelson aboard his new tour bus.
  • Wed, Oct 3rd 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - John Leguizamo
    He is becoming a legendary Latino comedian, but John Leguizamo has a long list of stage and film credits as well.
  • Wed, Oct 3rd 8:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Ringo Starr
    In the 100th episode of The Big Interview with Dan Rather, two legends sit down together as Ringo Starr discusses what it was like as a Beatle, and the struggles and successes of his life since.
  • Thu, Oct 4th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Wynonna Judd
    Dan Rather sits down with country music super star Wynonna Judd.
  • Thu, Oct 4th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo
    Time for a little 80s rock & roll when the legendary Pat Benatar and her husband/bandmate Neil Giraldo sit down with Dan.
  • Thu, Oct 4th 11:45 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Quentin Tarantino
    Dan is invited to the private screening room of one of the most outspoken, controversial, and most respected directors of our time, Oscar winner Quentin Tarantino.
  • Fri, Oct 5th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Steve Miller
    A conversation with legendary bluesman, jazz musician, and pioneer of psychedelic rock, Steve Miller, the Space Cowboy.
  • Fri, Oct 5th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Rascal Flatts
    Dan sits down with the trio as they become the first country band to play The Hard Rock in Las Vegas.
  • Sat, Oct 6th 2:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Ringo Starr
    In the 100th episode of The Big Interview with Dan Rather, two legends sit down together as Ringo Starr discusses what it was like as a Beatle, and the struggles and successes of his life since.
  • Sat, Oct 6th 7:30 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Ringo Starr
    In the 100th episode of The Big Interview with Dan Rather, two legends sit down together as Ringo Starr discusses what it was like as a Beatle, and the struggles and successes of his life since.
  • Sun, Oct 7th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - John Mellencamp
    Legendary rocker John Mellencamp sits down with Dan Rather for a no holds barred interview touching on politics, race relations and the state of the country.
  • Mon, Oct 8th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Mike Love
    The original Beach Boy front man goes one on one with Dan Rather to discuss the group's heyday and his relationship with cousin and bandmate Brian Wilson.
  • Mon, Oct 8th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Dwight Yoakam
    Country music trailblazer takes time from his latest tour to discuss his career and how he made it big in the business far from Nashville.
  • Tue, Oct 9th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Billy Gibbons
    The legendary frontman for ZZ Top, Billy Gibbons joins Dan for a look back at the band’s more than 40 years together.
  • Tue, Oct 9th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Bob Weir
    A founding member of the Grateful Dead, Bob Weir sits down to discuss the group's legacy and their farewell concerts.
  • Premiere Tue, Oct 9th 9:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Rod Stewart
    Rod Stewart is still rocking out fifty years into his career: he has a hit Las Vegas residency, continues to pack arenas around the world, and has a new album out. He's left his mark on rock & roll, and he talks to Dan Rather about his life and legacy.
  • Wed, Oct 10th 12:30 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Rod Stewart
    Rod Stewart is still rocking out fifty years into his career: he has a hit Las Vegas residency, continues to pack arenas around the world, and has a new album out. He's left his mark on rock & roll, and he talks to Dan Rather about his life and legacy.
  • Wed, Oct 10th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Charlie Daniels
    Dan Rather goes to Nashville for a one-on-one conversation with country music legend Charlie Daniels.
  • Wed, Oct 10th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Heart
    An interview with two sisters, Ann and Nancy Wilson of the legendary rock group Heart.
  • Wed, Oct 10th 8:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Rod Stewart
    Rod Stewart is still rocking out fifty years into his career: he has a hit Las Vegas residency, continues to pack arenas around the world, and has a new album out. He's left his mark on rock & roll, and he talks to Dan Rather about his life and legacy.
  • Thu, Oct 11th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Daryl Hall
    Hall of Fame singer Daryl Hall talks about his music career and his passion for restoring old homes.
  • Thu, Oct 11th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Patti LaBelle
    The "Godmother of Soul" talks with Dan about what keeps her going after more than 50 years on stage.
  • Thu, Oct 11th 11:15 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Quentin Tarantino
    Dan is invited to the private screening room of one of the most outspoken, controversial, and most respected directors of our time, Oscar winner Quentin Tarantino.
  • Fri, Oct 12th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Darius Rucker
    Rising country music star Darius Rucker talks about life before Nashville, when he was all about rock & roll.
  • Fri, Oct 12th 3:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Gregg Allman
    A conversation with the music legend known as one of the architects of southern rock from his home in Georgia.
  • Sat, Oct 13th 8:00 PM ET
    The Big Interview - Sammy Hagar
    The Red Rocker has a life of fame and fortune outside of music. Plus, his life and times with Van Halen.
  • Sun, Oct 14th 1:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Sammy Hagar
    The Red Rocker has a life of fame and fortune outside of music. Plus, his life and times with Van Halen.
  • Sun, Oct 14th 9:00 AM ET
    The Big Interview - Phil Collins
    Legendary singer-songwriter Phil Collins sits down with Dan Rather to talk about his anticipated return to the music scene, his record breaking success and a possible future partnership with Adele.

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