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what happened to HDNet??


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#1 OFFLINE   olds403

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 07:56 PM

What happened to HDNet, it is no longer in my channel listing and does not appear to be available. Also HDNet Movies moved to 130 and is not grouped with the rest of the BlockBuster channels.

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#2 OFFLINE   mcrutland

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 08:23 PM

What happened to HDNet, it is no longer in my channel listing and does not appear to be available. Also HDNet Movies moved to 130 and is not grouped with the rest of the BlockBuster channels.


It became AXS TV. Ch 167.

#3 OFFLINE   Stewart Vernon

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 09:01 PM

HDNet became AXS a while back, I forget how long ago... and both HDNet Movies and AXS (the old HDNet) moved to new mapdown locations just this week.

I posted a similar question in James Long's uplink thread because I was surprised when these moved yesterday too.

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Posted 05 April 2013 - 04:48 AM

Well so much for the theory DISH was going to make channel locations more logical. Yup, AXS fits right in between music channels and children's channels. NOT!

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Posted 05 April 2013 - 06:42 AM

Uhhh AXS is predominately a music channel.... very logical position.

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Posted 05 April 2013 - 07:52 PM

I liked HDNet Movies grouped with the rest of the Blockbuster channels (Epix, etc...), not where they moved it.

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Posted 08 April 2013 - 06:14 PM

I look at AXS primarily for music content too.

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Posted 09 April 2013 - 08:14 PM

Hdnet became axs tv on July 2, 2012

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Posted 10 April 2013 - 02:41 PM

yes, as the others said, HDNet got acquired by AEG and Ryan Seacrest and rebranded to AXS TV, and yes, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban still part owner of the network.
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