SiriusXM to broadcast Lollapalooza performances

SiriusXM Alt Nation will air most of the performances

SiriusXM has announced that it will broadcast performances and backstage interviews from Lollapalooza in Chicago, from Friday, August 4th through Sunday, August 6th on SiriusXM’s Alt Nation channel.

The broadcast will include interviews and live performances by Arcade Fire, Blink-182, Muse, The Killers, Lorde, Cage The Elephant, Liam Gallagher, Foster The People, Vance Joy, alt-J, The Shins, George Ezra, The xx, Spoon, Tritonal, Gryffin, Slushii, Alison Wonderland and many more.

“From headliners like Arcade Fire, Blink-182, and The Killers to rising stars like Rag’n’Bone Man and Kaleo, SiriusXM is thrilled to bring live music from the stages of Lollapalooza to SiriusXM listeners across North America,” says Steve Blatter, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Music Programming, SiriusXM.

SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza broadcast will air on Alt Nation, channel 36, beginning Friday, August 4th at 2 pm ET through Sunday, August 6th. The broadcast will also be available through the SiriusXM App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at Select performances will also air on other SiriusXM channels including The Spectrum, SiriusXMU and Electric Area. Additionally, SiriusXM’s Shade 45 and Hip Hop Nation channels will air select performances including Migos, Big Sean, Run The Jewels, 21 Savage, Machine Gun Kelly and more starting Monday, August 7th through Sunday, August 13th.

SiriusXM recently announced that its 200+ channels – including SiriusXM’s Alt Nation – are now also available for streaming to SiriusXM subscribers nationwide with Amazon Alexa.

Author: Buddy Iahn

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