To commemorate the fortieth anniversary of their critically-acclaimed Bridge Over Troubled Water album, Sirius XM will air Simon & Garfunkel Radio, a two week limited run channel.
The channel will feature music spanning Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel's careers, including music from the duo's catalogue as well as solo music from both artists.
Simon & Garfunkel Radio will also feature interviews with the artists where they discuss the music that influenced them, including some of their earliest recordings together as Tom & Jerry, the duo's famous performance in Central Park, and, of course, the original historic recording sessions of the duo's most popular album.
Bridge Over Troubled Water was the fifth and final studio album by Simon & Garfunkel and has sold over 25 million copies worldwide. Released in 1970, it reached No. 1 on Billboard Music Charts pop albums list and won a Grammy Award for Album of the Year while its title track won the Grammy Award for Record of the Year and Song of the Year in 1971.
Subscribers will also be able listen on SiriusXM Internet Radio on Limited Engagements, and through the SiriusXM App for the Apple iPhone, iPod touch and several BlackBerry and Android-powered smartphone devices starting Friday, March 4 for an extended period.
"Simon & Garfunkel Radio" will launch on Friday, March 4 at 6:00 pm ET and will run through Friday, March 18 on Sirius channel 113 and XM channel 38.
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