NEW YORK, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- SIRIUS XM Radio (Nasdaq: SIRI) announced today "Keith Richards Week," the week-long celebration honoring the artistry and talent of Rolling Stones living-legend, Keith Richards, will launch on Monday, October 25.
"Keith Richards Week" will feature a four-part, intimate and in-depth conversation between Richards and E Street Band member and producer of SIRIUS XM's Underground Garage channel, "Little Steven" Van Zandt. Listeners will hear Richards, who Steven considers the Godfather of Garage Rock, talk about living the ultimate rock and roll lifestyle, his career in the Rolling Stones—from their formation to the present, as well as their future plans, and his new, long-awaited autobiography, LIFE.
The musician-to-musician interview will also include Richards discussing his forthcoming compilation release with X-Pensive Winos, Vintage Vinos, which is scheduled to be released on November 2; and his work with the Jamaican group Wingless Angels.
The interviews between Keith Richards and "Little Steven" Van Zandt will air Monday, October 25, through Thursday, October 28, nightly at 7:00 pm ET on Underground Garage, SIRIUS channel 25 and XM channel 59. On Friday, October 29 at 7:00 pm ET, listeners will hear a two-hour special consisting of highlights from the four-part interview series.
Highlights from Van Zandt's interview with Keith Richards will also air on Classic Vinyl, SIRIUS channel 14 and XM channel 46, on Saturday, October 30 at 6:00 pm; Sunday, October 31 at 9:00 am; and Monday, November 1 at 9:00 pm (all times Eastern).
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