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HDNET MOVIES Delivers the Ultimate Backstage Pass in the ‘Spring Tour’ Music Film Event April 14-15

April 4, 2017

HDNET MOVIES DELIVERS THE ULTIMATE BACKSTAGE PASS IN THE ‘SPRING TOUR’ MUSIC FILM EVENT, FEATURING THE ROLLING STONES, LED ZEPPELIN, JIMI HENDRIX & MORE, APRIL 14-15

The 2-Day Event also Includes Classic Films & Rock Docs Starring Lynyrd Skynyrd, RUSH, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Eric Clapton, Among Others

Los Angeles – April 4, 2017 – Head out on the road with HDNET MOVIES as the network presents a weekend of classic films and rock documentaries featuring some of music’s most influential acts in the Spring Tour marathon—airing Friday, April 14 through Saturday, April 15, starting at 4pE each day. The two-day event puts the spotlight on 11 acclaimed features, giving viewers the ultimate backstage pass to some of rock’s most unforgettable moments.

The weekend kicks off on Friday, April 14 at 4pE, with a raucous lineup that includes blues master Stevie Ray Vaughan, Southern Rock siblings The Allman Brothers, groundbreaking rock gods The Rolling Stones, beloved “rockumentary” “This Is Spinal Tap,” and guitar mastermind Eric Clapton. The hits keep coming on Saturday, April 15 at 4pE, with progressive rock royalty RUSH, Southern Rock revolutionaries Lynyrd Skynyrd; electric guitar gurus Jimmy Page, The Edge, and Jack White; influential British foursome Led Zeppelin, and six-string savant Jimi Hendrix.

For a complete schedule of films and times, visit www.hdnetmovies.com/schedules.

HDNET MOVIES’ Spring Tour Block is as follows (all times eastern):

Spring Tour—Fri., April 14 & Sat., April 15

Fri., April 14

STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN: RISE OF A TEXAS BLUESMAN 1954-1983 (2014) – 4pE

THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND: AFTER THE CRASH (2016) – 6:25pE

THE ROLLING STONES: CROSSFIRE HURRICANE (2015) – 8:25pE & 1:35aE (Network Premiere)

LET’S SPEND THE NIGHT TOGETHER (1982) – 10:25pE

THIS IS SPINAL TAP (1984) – 12:05aE

ERIC CLAPTON: THE 1970S REVIEW (2014) – 3:40aE

Sat., April 15

RUSH: THE RISE OF KINGS (1968-1981) (2014) – 4pE

GONE WITH THE WIND: THE REMARKABLE RISE AND TRAGIC FALL OF LYNYRD SKYNYRD (2015) – 6:10pE

IT MIGHT GET LOUD (2008) – 9pE (Network Premiere)

THE SONG REMAINS THE SAME (1976) – 10:45pE

JIMI HENDRIX (1973) – 1aE

ABOUT HDNET MOVIES

HDNET MOVIES showcases the best in box office hits, award-winning films and memorable movie marathons, uncut and commercial free. Launched in 2003 by visionary entrepreneur Mark Cuban, the linear TV network and VOD service programs a diverse slate of top Hollywood films in beautiful high definition. HDNET MOVIES is widely distributed by major cable, telco and satellite TV providers in the U.S. For further information, visit www.hdnetmovies.com.

Media Contacts:

Sean Grabin           HDNET MOVIES      213-763-2145                sgrabin@axs.tv

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