Sirius To Air 'Convention Radio'
August 19, 2008 at 3:31 PM (PT)
SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO will dedicate a channel to covering the entirety of both major parties' conventions. SIRIUS CONVENTION RADIO will carry gavel-to-gavel live coverage as well as information about the agendas and segments on convention history featuring SIRIUS hosts former Sen. BILL BRADLEY and actor RON SILVER. THe channel will also air comments from listeners via the "People's Podium."
At the same time, SIRIUS will also carry SIRIUS CONVENTION RADIO EN ESPANOL to air real-time Spanish-language translation of the convention proceedings.
SIRIUS hosts RON SILVER, MICHELANGELO SIGNORILE, MARK THOMPSON, and ANDREW WILKOW will broadcast their shows live from the conventions in DENVER and ST. PAUL.