SiriusXM To Broadcast From Firefly Music Festival In Dover, DE
June 18, 2015 at 12:47 PM (PT)
SIRIUSXM will broadcast performances, interviews and backstage reports from the fourth annual FIREFLY MUSIC FESTIVAL in DOVER, DE, from this FRIDAY, JUNE 19th through SUNDAY, JUNE 21st, across multiple music channels.
The exclusive broadcast will include THE KILLERS, KINGS OF LEON, CAGE THE ELEPHANT, HOZIER, FOSTER THE PEOPLE, SPOON, BASTILLE, WALK THE MOON, GARY CLARK JR., BIG DATA, AWOLNATION, SUBLIME WITH ROME and COLD WAR KIDS, among others.
“We are excited to bring performances by some of the top alternative rock and indie artists today directly to our subscribers who are unable to attend FIREFLY,” said SIRIUSXM President/Chief Content Officer SCOTT GREENSTEIN. “With performances airing across multiple channels, our broadcasts from FIREFLY are another example of SIRIUSXM going where music fans are, bringing the excitement, vibe and great music of the music festival to wherever listeners may be.”
SIRIUSXM’s FIREFLY broadcast will air on ALT NATION channel 36, with select performances also airing on THE SPECTRUM, channel 28; SIRIUSXMU, channel 35 and JAM ON, channel 29.
The broadcast will also be available through the SiriusXM App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com.
FIREFLY MUSIC FESTIVAL attracted 30,000 attendees in its inaugural year, 2012, and this year, expects a sold-out crowd of 90,000. Late last year, festival organizers RED FROG EVENTS partnered with GOLDENVOICE to produce and promote the FESTIVAL.