To feature new live shows from rock and soul acts.
VH1 Classic and World Productions are set to premiere "Decades Rock Live," a new live concert series featuring rock and soul artists who have influenced popular music over the past 50 years. The show is set to debut this September on the VH1 Classic channel.
The first show will star "The Doors of the 21st Century," featuring Robby Krieger, Ian Astbury, and Ray Manzarek. Special guests will include Perry Farrell from Jane's Addiction, Macy Gray and the original Vanilla Fudge. The full line-up for the series will be announced in coming weeks. The music performances will be augmented with special features and exclusive behind-the-scenes interviews with artists.
The series will be taped at Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J., beginning in August.