INDIO, Calif. -

 Next month's Stagecoach Country Music Festival will be broadcast live for the first time, television network AXS TV and the promoter announced today.

AXS, founded by Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, will carry the three-day festival live from the Empire Polo Club in Indio. The concert is set for April 26-28.

"AXS TV is proud to be the first broadcast home of Stagecoach Country Music Festival," Cuban said. "Country music fans have always turned to AXS TV as their choice to bring them their favorite artists live."

The broadcast will have six hours of live coverage daily, including live performances, interviews and behind-the-scenes clips. Dwight Yoakam, Jeff Bridges & The Abiders, Commander Cody, Justin Townes Earle, Lonestar, Nick 13, Rodney Atkins, Tanya Tucker and Trace Adkins will participate in the coverage, according to the network.