Cox cable to air HBO inaugural celebration

Cox Communications announced Friday it will offer all of its customers access to HBO’s exclusive inauguration special Sunday.The special will air at 2:30 p.m. Sunday on Cox Channel 15 for everyone, while HBO subscribers can watch it on channel 200 or via HBO On Demand (Channel 1) from Jan. 19 to Jan. 25. Cox will re-air the concert Sunday night on Channel 15 from 7-9 p.m.The concert will be held at the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and include entertainers Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, Garth Brooks, Sheryl Crow, Renee Fleming, Josh Groban, Herbie Hancock, Heather Headley, Bettye Lavette, John Legend, Jennifer Nettles, John Mellencamp, Shakira, Bruce Springsteen, James Taylor, U2, Usher, will.i.am and Stevie Wonder. Among those reading historical passages will be Jamie Foxx, Martin Luther King III, Queen Latifah and Denzel Washington.