Afrojack to Perform Live DJ Set on SiriusXM's Electric Area
Exclusive in-studio set kicks off SiriusXM's new series "Electric Aquarium"
NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2012
NEW YORK, Nov.12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI)
announced today that Grammy®-Award winning DJ Afrojack will perform a live DJ
set in the SiriusXM studios in New York City, to kick off SiriusXM's new
"Electric Aquarium" series.
The live DJ set, which will feature Afrojack mixing his just released Annie's
Theme along with other new remixes, will air live on Electric Area, channel 52
on Tuesday, November 13 at 7:00 pm ET. The performance will kick off Electric
Area's new series, "Electric Aquarium," live in-studio interviews and DJ sets
performed by today's biggest DJs in front of an audience of SiriusXM listeners
in SiriusXM's state of the art, glass enclosed "fish bowl" studio. Upcoming
"Electric Aquarium" sets are scheduled to include Dirty South and Ferry
"Our new series brings some of the world's most acclaimed DJs right to our
studios to perform live," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content
Officer, SiriusXM. "EDM is always about a great live experience, so we are
thrilled to offer lucky listeners attending the live, in-studio set the
unique, up-close-and-personal opportunity to be part of a renowned DJ's
performance. We are constantly developing and creating new world-class live
programming and 'Electric Aquarium' is an example of what is resonating with
our listeners nationwide."
Electric Area is home to today's biggest DJs— Tiesto, Armin van Buuren, David
Guetta, Avicii, Fedde le Grand, Afrojack, Arty, Ferry Corsten, Dada Life,
Hardwell, Steve Aoki and Sander van Doorn all host shows on the channel.
SiriusXM's Electric Area also broadcasts live from many of North America's
biggest electronic music festivals: Ultra Music Festival, Electric Daisy
Carnival and Electric Zoo.
Electric Area plays electronic dance music, house, trance, electro,
progressive, dubstep, along with the biggest DJs in the world. Listeners will
hear Tiesto, Armin van Buuren, Afrojack, Deadmau5, Avicii, Swedish House
Mafia, Above & Beyond, Fedde le Grand, Sander van Doorn, Eric Prydz, Bingo
Players, Steve Aoki, Nicky Romero, Hardwell, Thomas Gold, Benny Benassi,
Gareth Emery, Dirty South and more.
For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com.
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