NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that the members of one of the most iconic rock and roll bands, Aerosmith, will sit down for an intimate Q&A session with a select group of SiriusXM listeners at the SiriusXM studios in New York City.
"SiriusXM's Town Hall with Aerosmith" will air live on Classic Vinyl, channel 26, on Friday, November 2 at 12:00 pm ET.
The special is part of SiriusXM's "Town Hall" series, intimate gatherings with iconic musicians and a studio audience of SiriusXM listeners. Previous "SiriusXM Town Hall" specials have featured Bruce Springsteen, Tom Petty, Coldplay, Ringo Starr, Roger Waters, Gregg Allman, Linkin Park, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Ziggy Marley and the surviving members of Nirvana.
"SiriusXM's Town Hall with Aerosmith" will feature Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Brad Whitford, Tom Hamilton and Joey Kramer, answering questions from the studio audience about their legendary career, including their upcoming album, Music from Another Dimension, which is scheduled to be released on November 6. The Q&A will be moderated by Ron Bennington, co-host of The Ron and Fez Show and Ron Bennington Interviews on The Opie & Anthony Channel as well as the host of the comedy series Unmasked.
"Through trials, tribulations, and massive success, the story of Aerosmith is unlike any other in the annals of rock and roll," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. "They have filled arenas and stretched rock's boundaries, and have remained one of the most formidable live acts for decades. We look forward to the entire band being together in our studios to meet with their passionate SiriusXM fans, as they tell stories about the past and look to the future."
After the live broadcast, "SiriusXM's Town Hall with Aerosmith" will be available on SiriusXM On Demand for subscribers listening via the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and other mobile devices or online at siriusxm.com. Visit www.siriusxm.com/ondemand for more info on SiriusXM On Demand.
Classic Vinyl plays classic rock from the 1960s and 1970s. Listeners will hear Beatles, Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Eric Clapton, Eagles, Doors, Crosby Stills Nash & Young and Elton John.
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