SiriusXM's Lollapalooza Channel to launch on Friday, August 1 Performances by Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Fitz & The Tantrums, Grouplove, Kings of Leon, Chvrches, Childish Gambino, Martin Garrix, Jenny Lewis, Bleachers, Interpol and many more to air across multiple SiriusXM channels Live video of performances from Lollapalooza to stream on SiriusXM's website at www.siriusxm.com/lolla
NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM announced today that it will broadcast live performances and interviews from the annual Lollapalooza Festival in Chicago as SiriusXM's Alt Nation channel becomes SiriusXM's Lollapalooza Channel.
The broadcast will showcase a diverse line-up featuring performances from Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Fitz & The Tantrums, Grouplove, Kings of Leon, Chvrches, Childish Gambino, Martin Garrix, Jenny Lewis, Bleachers, Interpol and many more.
"SiriusXM is committed to providing its subscribers special access to the world's biggest music festivals," said Steve Blatter, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Music Programming, SiriusXM. "We are thrilled to bring performances from this year's amazing Lollapalooza line-up to satellite radio listeners across all of North America."
SiriusXM's Lollapalooza Channel will air on channel 36 beginning Friday, August 1 at 6:00 pm ET through Sunday, August 3. Select performances will also air on SiriusXMU, The Spectrum, BPM, Hip-Hop Nation and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com.
Additionally, live video of performances from Lollapalooza will be streaming on SiriusXM's website at www.siriusxm.com/lolla.
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