Sirius XM Offers New Year's Eve Music Smorgasbord
December 23, 2010 at 3:50 PM (PT)
SIRIUS XM Radio will celebrate the new year with a wide array of live concerts, special performances, exclusive DJ sets, a special NEW YEAR’S EVE music channel and various year-end countdowns.
Among the highlights will be the broadcast of EMINEM’s sold-out "Home & Home" concert, recorded live at COMERICA PARK in DETROIT, exclusively on his SIRIUS XM channel, Shade 45, SIRIUS channel 45 and XM channel 66. The concert, also featuring appearances by 50 CENT, DRAKE, B.O.B. and Dr. DRE, will air on FRIDAY, DECEMBER 31st at 8p ET.
A special encore broadcast of PAUL MCCARTNEY’s performance from the world-famous APOLLO THEATER from DECEMBER 13th, will air on The Bridge, SIRIUS channel 33 and XM channel 27, on FRIDAY, DECEMBER 31st at 9p ET.
Other concert broadcasts include FURTHUR at BILL GRAHAM CIVIC AUDITORIUM in SAN FRANCISCO; SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY at COUNT BASIE THEATRE in RED BANK, NJ; PATTI SMITH at BOWERY BALLROOM in NEW YORK CITY; PHIL VASSAR’s concert from NASHVILLE; PITBULL’s concert at HOUSE OF BLUES in LAS VEGAS; and LITTLE FEAT at the KESWICK THEATRE in GLENSIDE, PA.
SIRIUS XM listeners will also hear broadcasts of historic and special concerts by BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, WILLIE NELSON, FRANK SINATRA, DAVID BOWIE, FLAMING LIPS, JACK JOHNSON, PHOENIX, BACHMAN & TURNER, PETER NOONE, GERALD ALBRIGHT and VAMPIRE WEEKEND.
Special DJ sets will be spun by PAUL OAKENFOLD, SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA’s STEVE ANGELLO, PAUL VAN DYK, ARMIN VAN BUUREN, SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA’s AXWELL and more on Electric Area, SIRIUS channel 38 and XM channel 80.