Brian Johnson ‘Life on the Road’ with Robert Plant: Sneak Peek

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Brian Johnson and Roger Daltrey during their Season One taping of A Life on the Road

Brian Johnson: A Life On The Road, the TV series hosted by the longtime AC/DC frontman, is making its U.S. television debut this fall on AXS TV. The program airs Sundays at 9 p.m. ET.

The network acquired the two seasons of the program, totaling 12 episodes that feature interviews with such classic rock legends as Roger Daltrey, Robert Plant, Joe Walsh, Paul Rodgers, and more.

“To sit and chat with my friends and heroes while filming On The Road was ridiculous fun, and with no professional journalists around, you can feel the trust,” said Johnson about the series.

From the July 10 announcement: Brian Johnson: A Life On The Road finds the rocker going above and abroad to catch up with a slate of fellow icons, hearing their priceless stories from their time on tour and taking viewers to the places that helped define their legendary careers.

In this first-look of Johnson’s interview in North Wales with Plant, which airs September 22, the singer talks about the creation of Led Zeppelin.

“I think for all of us, it was just serendipity that you could actually have four people… I mean me and Bonzo had played a lot together. Jimmy and John had been in various bands but they were session guys, and they were pretty well heeled, you know, pretty hot on the scene. But it didn’t matter to me and Bonzo, all we wanted to do was get a square meal.”

On September 29, The Who’s Roger Daltrey talks about the band’s wild history of wrecked hotel rooms, smashed guitars, sinking Lincolns, and Keith Moon’s notorious 21st Birthday.

Other season one guests include Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott and Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason who discusses his classic car collection and the  band’s humble beginnings.

Season Two will include conversations with Billy Joel, Joe Walsh, Mark Knopfler, Paul Rodgers and Mick Fleetwood.

Johnson and Walsh made headlines on June 24 when the latter tweeted a photo of the pair in London. Many interpreted it that the two were recording an album together but Walsh followed it up with a second tweet denying that was so.

Several months ago, Johnson was said to be involved with recording sessions for a new AC/DC release. The still-unconfirmed album reportedly would include contributions from the band’s late rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young in the form of unused recordings made years ago.

Brian Johnson: A Life On The Road will air back-to-back with a new music series, Paul Shaffer Plus One, hosted by the musician and television personality.

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