SiriusXM to Broadcast Coachella Performances for the First Time

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The broadcast will air on Alt Nation (channel 36), beginning on Friday, April 10 at 11 a.m. PT.

Coachella will be playing on the radio.

For the first time in fest history, SiriusXM will broadcast the Indio stage performances live. This year's lineup includes Jack White, Hozier, Vance Joy, alt-J, Axwell^Ingrosso, Alabama Shakes, Fitz & The Tantrums, Alesso, Milky Chance, Cedric Gervais, Interpol and more.

"We are excited to work with the Coachella team on presenting the first-ever live radio broadcast of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. With SiriusXM’s nationwide reach via satellite and online, we are the perfect destination for music fans to hear all the great music and unforgettable moments that make up Coachella," said Steve Blatter, senior vp and general manager music programming, in a statement.

SiriusXM's Coachella broadcast will air on Alt Nation (channel 36), beginning on Friday, April 10 at 11 a.m. PT. Select performances will also air on The Spectrum (channel 28), SiriusXMU (channel 35), BPM (channel 51), Electric Area (channel 52) and through the SiriusXM App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com. The broadcasts will be anchored by hosts Jenny Eliscu and Jeff Regan, along with various celebrity guest hosts.

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