The Day The Rock Star Died

Sunday to Thursday from 7 July, 9.30pm AEST

The Day the Rock Star Died explores the lives, the musical legacies and tragic ends of some of the biggest and most treasured superstars in music history. The series will take you on an in-depth journey of 15 artists who made deep impacts on the face of music and left an indelible imprint on the hearts and lives of fans around the world.  Music legends featured in Series 1 are Janis Joplin, David Bowie, Buddy Holly and Jimi Hendrix, Keith Moon, Amy Winehouse, Whitney Houston, Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, John Denver, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, George Michael, Michael Hutchence and Tom Petty.

Season 1
Episode
Date & time
 
15: Keith Moon
 
15: Keith Moon
Thu 25 July·9:30pm
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14: David Bowie
 
14: David Bowie
Wed 24 July·9:30pm
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13: Hank Williams
 
13: Hank Williams
Tue 23 July·9:30pm
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12: John Denver
 
12: John Denver
Mon 22 July·9:30pm
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11: Michael Hutchence
 
11: Michael Hutchence
Sun 21 July·9:30pm
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10: Buddy Holly
 
10: Buddy Holly
Thu 18 July·9:38pm
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9: Amy Winehouse
 
9: Amy Winehouse
Wed 17 July·9:37pm