Billy Joel: An Evening of Questions and Answers…and a little music too at the Faena Theater, broadcasting live on his exclusive SiriusXM Channel
SiriusXM has announced that legendary musician Billy Joel will sit down for a special SiriusXM event at the Faena Theater in Miami Beach, on Thursday, December 5th. The exclusive event will broadcast live on Joel’s SiriusXM channel, The Billy Joel Channel.
Billy Joel: An Evening of Questions and Answers…and a little music too will feature the legendary musician sitting in front of a piano taking questions from SiriusXM subscribers in the audience. Additionally SiriusXM subscribers will be able to call in to the live event at (844)-365-BILLY (2455) and ask Joel a question. Joel will also be sharing stories behind his music as well as performing portions of songs in between conversation.
“It’s an evening of questions and answers….and a little music too. I’m bringing my guitar player, my bass player and my sax player. They’ll bring some color, which will sound better on the radio,” Joel shares. “If the opportunity to do a song presents itself, and it’s the right song at the right time, it’s nice to have the colors. I think that format is great, it works well.”
“Miami Beach has been the home for some great nights with iconic entertainers, and another one is coming that way in Billy Joel, a master performer and a great story teller,” states Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. “Our event for subscribers takes us back to an intimate setting in the heart of Miami Beach at the Faena Theater for a special night of storytelling and a little music, too.”
Billy Joel: An Evening of Questions and Answers…and a little music too will air live on Billy Joel’s exclusive SiriusXM channel, The Billy Joel Channel, on Thursday, December 5th at 8 pm ET. Additionally, SiriusXM will air a special show, Billy Joel A to Z, featuring Joel walking listeners through each of his studio recordings in alphabetical order. Pandora will also unveil a playlist of all the songs.
Billy Joel’s exclusive SiriusXM channel, The Billy Joel Channel, features the works of the iconic superstar including music spanning his five decades-long career. The channel also features exclusive stories from Joel that have inspired and influenced his life and career. The Billy Joel Channel also includes radio shows hosted by Billy Joel, where he plays some of his favorite music by other artists, as well as rare live performances.
The limited-run channel will run through Friday, December 6th at 3 am ET, on channel 30 and on satellite radios and on the SiriusXM app.
SiriusXM subscribers will have the opportunity to win tickets to this private SiriusXM & Pandora event through an invitation sent by e-mail to qualified subscribers who have consented to e-mail marketing from SiriusXM and who have registered their music interests. Pandora fans will have a similar opportunity based upon their listening histories. Additionally, SiriusXM subscribers since October 24, 2019 will be able to enter for the chance to win a trip for two to Miami Beach, FL including airfare, hotel stay, and a pair of tickets to Billy Joel: An Evening of Questions and Answers…and a little music too.
SiriusXM subscribers are able to listen to The Billy Joel Channel (channel 30) on SiriusXM radios, and those with streaming access can listen online, on-the-go with the SiriusXM mobile app and at home on a wide variety of connected devices including smart TVs, devices with Amazon Alexa or the Google Assistant, Apple TV, PlayStation, Roku, Sonos speakers and more.
Author: Buddy Iahn
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