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SIRIUS XM Radio To Launch Channel Dedicated To Led Zeppelin

October 30, 2008

A new 100% commercial-free music channel dedicated to Led Zeppelin will be broadcast on SIRIUS channel 12 and XM channel 39, starting at 6:00 pm ET, Saturday, November 1, through December 31.

"Led Zeppelin is one of the most important rock bands in history," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SIRIUS XM Radio. "We are thrilled to broadcast Led Zeppelin Radio for our subscribers and provide Led Zeppelin fans the only place to go for a comprehensive experience of their music and interviews with one of rock's most iconic bands."

Led Zeppelin Radio will be a non-stop broadcast of virtually every song from Led Zeppelin's music catalog. The channel will also provide Led Zeppelin fans with archived interviews with Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham and unique content that celebrates Led Zeppelin's musical contribution to rock music. This channel will provide fans exclusive access to the sounds and insights that have made Led Zeppelin rock legends.

Led Zeppelin Radio is the latest limited run artist-branded channel dedicated to iconic musicians offered by SIRIUS XM Radio. In addition to the current broadcast of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Radio and AC/DC Radio, SIRIUS XM has previously offered limited run channels such as Mandatory Metallica, Rolling Stones Radio, The Spectrum of John Mellencamp, The Who Channel, Radio R.E.M., Coldplay Nation, ABBA Radio, Neil Diamond Radio, Jay-Z Nation, Michael Jackson's XM Thriller, George Strait's Strait Country, Garth Brooks Radio, Kenny Chesney's No Shoe Radio, and Duran Duran's Red Carpet Radio among many others.

For more information on SIRIUS and XM, please visit www.sirius.com and www.xmradio.com.