March music specials showcase great concerts past and present

Spring is in the air, and so is great music. From rock, pop, country, folk, R&B and more, Arizona PBS has must-see concerts across every genre and generation during the month of March.

For the full schedule, go to our TV Schedule page and use the schedule tool or scroll down to the monthly schedule PDFs for March.

 

Friday, March 15

“Dennis DeYoung: ‘The Grand Illusion’ 40th Anniversary Album Tour” (8 p.m. with a replay on Saturday, March 16, at 1:30 p.m.) 
Styx founding member and lead singer Dennis DeYoung celebrates the 1970s rock band’s greatest works, “The Grand Illusion” album, the superstar band’s record-breaking selling rock album in 1977, by performing the album in its entirety. Hear “Lady,” “Babe,” “Come Sail Away,” “Too Much Time on My Hands,” “Best of Times” and “Mr. Roboto,” plus classic rock anthems “Renegade,” “Blue Collar Man,” “Suite Madam Blue” and many more. Own the 2-CD and 2-DVD sets | Get tickets to see Dennis DeYoung at Mesa Arts Center

 

Saturday, March 16

“Moments to Remember: My Music” (4:30 p.m. with a replay on Sunday, March 17, at 1:30 p.m.)
Patti Page and Nick Clooney co-host performances and archival classics from the late ’50s and early ’60s pop era with fellow co-hosts Peter Marshall, Wink Martindale and Mary Lou Metzger of “The Lawrence Welk Show.” Get the 5-DVD and 7-CD collections

“Joe Bonamassa – British Blues Explosion Live” (8:30 p.m. with a replay on Sunday, March 17, at 11 p.m.)
Blues master Joe Bonamassa pays special homage to the British blues rock guitarists that inspired him — Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page. All three are Yardbirds alumni and hall-of-fame guitarists, and the three even played together at one time in the same band. Bonamassa pays tribute to these legends of the British Blues in a stunning live concert recorded at the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich, London, in July 2016. Own the 2-CD and 2-DVD live set | Get tickets to see Joe Bonamassa at Comerica Theatre in Phoenix

“Brit Floyd: North America Tour” (10 p.m.)
The Pink Floyd tribute show returns to the stage with a special 40th Anniversary retrospective of Pink Floyd’s iconic rock opera, “The Wall.” The band also performs a host of musical highlights from “The Dark Side of the Moon,” “Wish You Were Here,” “Animals” and “The Division Bell.” Own Brit Floyd’s “Space and Time – Live in Amsterdam” DVD | Get tickets to see Brit Floyd at Comerica Theatre in Phoenix

 

Sunday, March 17

“Quincy Jones Presents Sheléa” (4 p.m.)
Join Quincy Jones, David Foster and the multi-talented Sheléa for this intimate concert taped in Los Angeles. Sheléa performs a wide range of songs, including a Whitney Houston medley, a tribute to Aretha Franklin and West Side Story’s “Somewhere.” Own the CD, DVD and behind-the-scenes booklet | Get tickets to see Sheléa at Mesa Arts Center

“Josh Groban: Bridges: In Concert from Madison Square Garden” (7:30 p.m. )
Join the global superstar with the instantly recognizable voice along with special guests Idina Menzel and Jennifer Nettles for this critically-acclaimed, sold-out concert recorded from New York’s most famous arena. Own the CD and DVD combo

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