SiriusXM to Launch "Chris Carter's British Invasion" on Little Steven Van Zandt's Underground Garage Channel

  SiriusXM to Launch "Chris Carter's British Invasion" on Little Steven Van
                      Zandt's Underground Garage Channel

New weekly show featuring music from the British Invasion to be hosted by
renowned British music expert and Underground Garage host, Chris Carter

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, April 3, 2013

NEW YORK, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today
announced that it will premiere Chris Carter's British Invasion, a new weekly
three-hour show dedicated to the artists and music of the British Invasion, on
Sunday, April 7, at 9:00 am ET.


Chris Carter's British Invasion will cover all aspects of the British Invasion
and feature artist interviews as well as hits, album tracks, B-sides, and live
recordings from iconic artists including The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The
Who, Mott The Hoople, The Move, The Creation, Oasis, and many more.

"Chris Carter's British Invasion will be an exciting addition to our weekend
lineup of music programming for the generation that lived it and for those who
missed it," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer,
SiriusXM. "There is no one better than Chris Carter to guide SiriusXM
listeners nationwide through the hits and album tracks from one of the most
vibrant, groundbreaking, and fun musical periods in rock."

"As listeners already know, the British Invasion of 1964 to 1968 is the heart
of the Underground Garage format here on SXM 21, but this will be our first
show dedicated to the music and era that defines our identity," said Steven
Van Zandt, creator and producer of SiriusXM's Little Steven's Underground
Garage channel and E Street band member.

Chris Carter's British Invasion will air Sundays at 9:00 am ET, with an encore
presentation Mondays at midnight, on Little Steven's Underground Garage, via
satellite on channel 21, and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App on
smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at

Renowned British music expert and Underground Garage host Chris Carter has had
the honor of personally interviewing Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo
Starr, Dave Davies, Donovan and other British rock royalty. Carter was a
founding member of the alternative rock band Dramarama and wrote and produced
the award-winning documentary film 'Mayor of the Sunset Strip' about legendary
DJ Rodney Bingenheimer.

SiriusXM's Little Steven's Underground Garage channel, created and produced by
E Street band member "Little Steven" Van Zandt, plays the best rock and roll
records ever made—new and old. Listeners will hear all sixty years of Rock 'n
Roll including the early Rolling Stones, The Ramones, The Byrds and The White

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