Launching on Monday, September 16 will be Bleacher Report Radio, a new sports talk show on SiriusXM Sports Zone. The new program (weekdays 11:00am-1:00pm ET/8:00am-10:00am PT) will be hosted by SiriusXM’s Steve Covino and Rich Davis, and will feature some of Bleacher Report’s most prominent contributors, including Mike Freeman, Matt Bowen, Matt Miller, Michael Schottey, [...]
Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) said that 715,000 new subscribers were added in the second quarter, bringing its total subscribers to a whopping 25 million. The company reports that strong automotive sales helped increase its net additions by 15 percent over the second quarter of 2012, which sets a post-merger record for quarterly net subscriber [...]
SiriusXM Canada (TSX:XSR) will be launching Entertainment Weekly Radio on May 28th on channel 105. The new 24/7 channel will feature live daily shows, the latest in pop culture news, reviews, insider scoops and interviews with Hollywood’s most creative minds and fascinating stars. SiriusXM adds that Entertainment Weekly Radio listeners will enjoy original shows hosted [...]
Residents in many rural areas of Canada previously denied of 4G commercial broadband services, now have access thanks to the EchoStar XVII satellite. Xplornet Communications said EchoStar XVII, a new 4G broadband satellite, has passed all tests and has been cleared for commercial service. Residents in several rural and remote regions of British Columbia, Manitoba, [...]
SiriusXM (TSX: XSR) listeners across Canada will now have access to premium content and more apps. A “Best Of” subscription package has been launched on both the Sirius and XM platforms. Therefore, Sirius subscribers may add premium XM content such as NBA, PGA or NHL while XM subscribers may access Sirius content including Howard Stern, [...]
Stingray Digital, owner of Galaxie Music Service and The Karaoke Channel, plans to acquire Tel-Aviv-based music broadcaster, Musicoola. This is the eighth acquisition for the Montreal-headquartered multi-channel music operator, since it formed in 2007. Musicoola provides a full suite of linear music channels to television service providers in Israel, Angola, Hungary and Romania and will [...]
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) and Kia Canada have formed a marketing partnership that also incorporates the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre in Toronto and the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver. Kia is now the exclusive automotive partner for all Live Nation Canada music events happening at the two premium concert venues. “Music has an immense cultural [...]
Sonos, makers of wireless music systems for the home, and subscription satellite radio provider Sirius Canada week announced today that Sirius Canada is now available to Sonos users.
Beginning today, Sonos users can add Sirius via the “More Music” tab on any Sonos controller.