launching "Rolling Stone on SIRIUS" through an exclusive collaboration with Rolling Stone magazine. Airing every Wednesday from 5-6 p.m. ET on SIRIUS Entertainment, stream 135, the one-hour weekly program will be hosted live by top Rolling Stone editors Joe Levy and Jenny Eliscu and will feature breaking insider music-related news plus information culled from the most current issue of the magazine as it hits the newsstands. The show will also include live interviews with SIRIUS Stream Jockeys and music industry insiders, as well as listener call-ins. The program will debut September 10.
"Rolling Stone has been one of the leading voices of the music industry and ahead of the curve in reporting on the music business for more than three decades. Now our listeners will have access to the exclusive programming that only Rolling Stone can provide," said Mary Pat Ryan, executive vice president, Marketing at SIRIUS. "This partnership is an excellent example of an established brand coming together with a new brand to create unique content that listeners can't find anywhere else."
"SIRIUS and Rolling Stone share a passion for music and a common goal of providing music lovers with the latest news on the industry," said Jann S. Wenner, founder and publisher, Rolling Stone. "We are the prominent source of news and information about music and are proud to bring our expertise to 'Rolling Stone on SIRIUS' and to be a part of the future of entertainment — SIRIUS satellite radio." –by Bob Grossweiner and Jane Cohen