PALLADIA UNLEASHES EXCLUSIVE NEW MUSIC PERFORMANCES WITH SEASON PREMIERES OF “LIVE FROM DARYL’S HOUSE” AND “LATER …WITH JOOLS HOLLAND” ON THURSDAY, APRIL 30

Live From Daryl’s House Guests This Season Include Sammy Hagar, Ben Folds, Aloe Blacc, Kandace Springs, Kitty, Daisy & Lewis, and Aaron Neville

 BBC Music Production “Later … With Jools Holland” Guests Include Kendrick Lamar, Mumford & Sons, George Clinton Parliament Funkadelic, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Blur, Laura Marling and The Vaccines

(NEW YORK, NY) – April 13, 2015 —Palladia, Viacom’s high-definition music channel, refreshes its spring line-up with new seasons of fan-favorite performance series Live From Daryl’s House and “Later…With Jools Holland” on Thursday, April 30.

Musical spontaneity takes the wheel as the season premiere of Live from Daryl’s House kicks off Thursday, April 30th at 9 PM ET/PT. Rock N’ Roll Hall of Famer Daryl Hall gets together with legendary vocalist Sammy “The Red Rocker” Hagar on location at the Cabo Wabo in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, creating memorable live musical moments fans will love on the 69th and latest episode of the critically acclaimed, award-winning, web-to-cable series.

This season line-up of artists on Live From Daryl’s House will feature:

 

  • Live From Daryl’s House: Sammy Hagar premieres Thursday, April 30 at 9 PM
  • Live From Daryl’s House: Ben Folds premieres Thursday, May 7 at 9 PM
  • Live From Daryl’s House: Kandace Springs premieres Thursday, May 14 at 9 PM
  • Live From Daryl’s House: Aaron Neville premieres Thursday, May 21 at 9 PM
  • Live From Daryl’s House: Kitty, Daisy & Lewis premieres Thursday, May 28 at 9 PM
  • Live From Daryl’s House: Aloe Blacc premieres Thursday, June 4 at 9 PM

 

The past eight years have marked a steady stream of superlatives and recognition for Live from Daryl’s House, with Hall receiving a Webby Award for Best Variety series from more than 10,000 entries at the 14th annual ceremony at N.Y.’s Cipriani Wall Street before garnering an O Music Award from MTV.

The 68 previous episodes of Live From Daryl’s House have featured a mix of well-known performers like Billy Gibbons, Gavin DeGraw, Darius Rucker, Amos Lee, Brett Dennen, Johnnyswim, Jason Mraz, Cee Lo Green, Shelby Lynne, Joe Walsh, Booker T Jones, Rob Thomas, Train, Smokey Robinson, Toots Hibbert, Todd Rundgren, Keb Mo, Dave Stewart, Goo Goo Dolls’ John Rzeznik and Fall Out Boy’s Patrick Stump along with newcomers such as Minus The Bear, Rumer, Chiddy Bang, Allen Stone, Nikki Jean, The Dirty Heads, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, Mayer Hawthorne, Parachute, Plain White T’s, soul diva Sharon Jones, Diane Birch, Fitz & the Tantrums, Neon Trees and Guster.

The legendary BBC series Later…With Jools Holland, a BBC Music Production, is back for more with seven all-new episodes premiering on Thursday, April 30 at 10PM ET/PT on Palladia. Jools welcomes a new array of musical artists to the show including: Blur, Laura Marling, The Vaccines, Songhoy Blues, Natalie Prass, Davina and The Vagabonds and Marc Almond. The second episode, debuting Thursday, May 7 at 10 PM ET/PT, will feature Kendrick Lamar, Mumford & Sons, George Clinton Parliament Funkadelic, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Mirel Wagner and Cheikh Lo. Distributed by BBC Worldwide North America.

The show’s unique format features five to six artists sharing one big stage in front of a studio audience, while host Jools Holland steers the action from performance to performance, interviewing the stars and sharing stories about the songs along the way.  The magic of the series comes from the surprising combinations of featured artists, which has showcased a diverse talent line-up in-the-past including Adele, The Black Keys, Kings of Leon, Neil Diamond, The Killers, Florence + The Machine, Mary J. Blige, Sting, Robert Plant, Jack White, Norah Jones, Jay-Z, Paul McCartney, Sting, Metallica and countless others.  Besides showcasing the best episodes from the show’s unmatched catalogue, Palladia will present the U.S. television premiere of new episodes of the series shortly following the BBC premieres.

In addition, four episodes of each series will be available via most U.S. cable providers on Palladia On Demand beginning May 1.