AXS TV Announces Farm Aid 2018 Live Broadcast


This year’s Farm Aid benefit concert for family farmers will take place at the Xfinity Theatre in Hartford on September 22. Cable network AXS TV will broadcast the event live from Hartford starting at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday, September 22 and running through midnight.

Farm Aid’s 2018 lineup is headlined by board members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews. Dave will perform with Tim Reynolds. Chris Stapleton, Sturgill Simpson, Kacey Musgraves, Margo Price, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real and Particle Kid round out the initial lineup for Farm Aid ’18.

AXS TV will air an encore broadcast immediately following the live simulcast.