Sirius Launches In Canada, Eh?
November 30, 2005 at 11:16 AM (PT)
SIRIUS CANADA has announced that it is launching in the Great White North effective tomorrow (12/1), with a full content line-up, including 10 Canadian channels.
“We are delighted to announce that SIRIUS CANADA is going live as of DECEMBER 1,” said MARK REDMOND, President and CEO, SIRIUS CANADA. “Now Canadians will finally be able to experience SIRIUS CANADA’s premium offering with the best digital quality sound and the most extensive coverage offered by any satellite radio provider.” SIRIUS CANADA is also waiving the $20 activation fee for the first 50,000 subscribers.
The SIRIUS CANADA lineup will not initially include the HOWARD STERN channels, but WILL include 10 Canadian channels featuring some of the best of CBC RADIO ONE programming and cutting edge Canadian Indie music on CBC RADIO 3, as well as ICEBURG RADIO, HARDCORE SPORTS RADIO, PREMEIRE PLUS, INFO PLUS, BANDE A PART, ROCK VELOURS, ENERGIE2 and multilingual station RCI.