NEW YORK, April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that Grammy®-Award winning band Phoenix will perform at a secret location in Brooklyn, New York for an invitation-only concert for SiriusXM listeners on Friday, April 5.
The concert, which will be broadcast on Monday, April 8 at 8:00 pm ET on Alt Nation, channel 36, will feature the band performing songs from their new album, Bankrupt!, which is scheduled to be released on Loyaute/Glassnote on April 23, as well as music from their previous albums, including the critically-acclaimed Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix.
"These bandmates from Versailles, France are now international stars, and before they play major festivals and concerts this year, and perform on Saturday Night Live, they will deliver an exclusive and intimate private show for SiriusXM listeners," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. "We look forward to have lucky listeners who win the chance to attend in person and millions of listeners around the country to have the chance to hear this special broadcast."
Subscribers will have the opportunity to win tickets to the event through dedicated listener emails during the week of April 1, 2013. Listeners and fans can also enter for the chance to win tickets by joining SiriusXM's Alt Nation Facebook page (www.facebook.com/altnation) and watching for information starting April 1.
After the broadcast, the concert will be available on SiriusXM On Demand for listeners listening via the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and other mobile devices or online at siriusxm.com.
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