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01/07/2016 - Tune for Farm Aid 30 on AXS TV! The 90-minute special presentation features performances from Farm Aid’s 30th anniversary concert, epic performances from the Farm Aid archives, and the backstory about the work that Farm Aid does. The special will include several Mellencamp performances along with his thoughts on Farm Aid. Click here to find AXS TV in your local area and HERE for AXS's broadcast schedule. Learn more at

Current repeat airings include: (search their schedule for more)
Wed, Jan 27th 2:20 PM ET

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09/25/2015 - Read Tom Duffy's complete 10 takeaways from Farm Aid 30, which drew an estimated 26,000 fans to the FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Chicago’s Northerly Island article after the jump. Number 8. Mellencamp offered the most hit-laden set of the day with direct relevance to Farm Aid’s cause. Top 10 Hot 100 tracks like “Small Town” and “Rain on the Scarecrow” sounded as great as in 1985, the year Farm Aid began. As with all the artists, but particularly striking for Mellencamp, stark, beautiful and massive photos of America’s farms were projected behind his band -- the work of photographers Patty O'Brien, Audra Mulkern, Sandi Whitmore, Rod Gerst and David Sowa and the lighting/projection team led by Jason Robinson. Read More
09/21/2015 - Farm Aid celebrated its 30th Anniversary with its annual concert this past Saturday (Sept. 19) in Chicago at the FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island. John's rocking performance was a highlight of a day packed with great music. The full lineup included: Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews (performing with Tim Reynolds), along with Imagine Dragons, Jack Johnson, Kacey Musgraves, Mavis Staples, Jamey Johnson, Old Crow Medicine Show, Holly Williams, Lukas Nelson & the Promise of the Real, Insects vs Robots, Ian Mellencamp and Blackwood Quartet! See more coverage and learn more at Watch John's complete performance in this YouTube video, after the jump we have a larger size video.

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09/17/2015 - Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp stopped by Stephen Colbert’s Late Show last night. Following a brief interview, the pair teamed up for a performance of the Willie’s classic 1965 song "Night Life." The pair used the slot as a final tune-up ahead of the 30th anniversary of Farm Aid, which takes place this Saturday (Sept. 19) in Chicago. After the jump we have links to watch the full episode online and read media coverage.

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09/17/2015 - Here are some great ways to watch and participate in Farm Aid 30 this weekend!

The Webcast, “Farm Aid 30 Live Presented by Amy’s” will broadcast from 2:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. CDT at

Willie Nelson’s SiriusXM channel (59), Willie’s Roadhouse, will air live from Farm Aid 30, beginning at 12 p.m. CDT. SiriusXM’s Dallas Wayne will host backstage interviews and behind-the-scenes coverage of the event.

After the jump learn more about the official app and's coverage. Read More




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