“Comic-Con Radio” to Launch on SiriusXM
Limited-run channel dedicated to the Comic-Con International: San Diego® 2011 convention to feature celebrity guests, Comic-Con panels, interviews and more
SiriusXM listeners to hear live, on-site and behind-the-scenes highlights, updates and news
NEW YORK, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that, in association with Comic-Con International, it will launch “Comic-Con Radio,” the four-day channel featuring interviews, panels, fan reactions and more live from this year’s Comic-Con International, the largest comic book and popular arts convention in the world.
“Comic-Con Radio” will air Thursday, July 21 at 6:00 pm ET through Monday, July 25 at 3:00 am ET on channel 141 and Comedy Showcase on SiriusXM Internet Radio from Comic-Con International at the San Diego Convention Center.
The limited-run channel, which will be hosted by SiriusXM Radio on-air personalities Mark Says Hi!, Kim Alexander and Dave Ziemer, will feature interviews with Comic-Con attendees, including celebrities, actors, writers, artists and fans.
SiriusXM listeners will also hear discussions from various panels throughout the event.
Comic-Con is the largest comics convention of its kind and is part of Comic-Con International (CCI), a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to creating awareness of, and appreciation for, comics and related popular art forms. The organization achieves its mission primarily through the presentation of conventions and events that celebrate the historic and ongoing contribution of comics to art and culture.
For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com.