Sirius radio is giving the Grammy awards the star treatment by featuring several shows next week which will preview and highlight the excitement and drama of the music industry’s biggest night. There will also be recap and wrap-up shows broadcast immediately following the broadcast of The 48th Annual Grammy Awards as well as the following day.
Sirius Hits 1 (channel 1), and The Pulse (channel 9), which features the best music of the ’90s and now, is the home base for these Grammy programs on the Sirius network.
- Grammy Nominee Show — Sirius Hits 1 (Channel 1)
9 AM, 2 PM, 7 PM Feb. 4 — 9 AM, 2 PM, 7 PM; Feb. 5 — 12 PM and 5 PM
Also available on The Pulse (Channel 9): Feb. 6 –11 AM, 4 PM, 9 PM on; Feb. 7 — 2 PM, 7 PM, and 11 PM
Two hours of music from this year’s nominees, with compelling artist and other information, hosted by Human Numan on Sirius Hits 1 and Kim Ashley on The Pulse.
- Grammy Prediction Show/Forum — Sirius Hits 1 (Channel 1)
Weds. Feb. 8 — 7 AM
Also available on The Pulse (Channel 9) Feb. 8 — 6 PM
Sirius on-air hosts and subscribers’ predictions as to which nominated artists will win in their categories.
- Live Grammy Preview Show — Sirius Hits 1 (Channel 1)
Weds. Feb. 8 — 7 PM
Live reports from Los Angeles and pre-show tailgating banter in a party environment, with Sirius Hits 1 hosts Rich Davis and Human Numan in Los Angeles, and Bobby Banana- Hammock in New York.
- Live Grammy Updates — Sirius Hits 1 (Channel 1)
Weds. Feb. 8 — 8 PM
Also available on The Pulse (Channel 9) at 8 PM
Live Grammy updates as they happen, with hosts Rich Davis and Human Numan in Los Angeles, and Bobby Banana-Hammock in New York on Sirius Hits 1. Join Kim Ashley for updates on The Pulse.
- Live Grammy Post-Show — Sirius Hits 1 (Channel 1)
Weds. Feb. 8 — 11 PM
Hosts Rich Davis and Human Numan in Los Angeles, and Bobby Banana-Hammock in New York, present a Grammy wrap-up show that will recap the winners and bring subscribers a special “Grammy Winners Concert.”
- Post-Grammy Parties — Sirius Hits 1, (channel 1)
Weds. Feb. 8 and Thurs. Feb. 9 — 11 PM
Sirius brings all the fun of the post-awards parties to you!
- Wake-up Grammy Recaps Sirius Hits 1 (Channel 1)
Thursday, Feb. 9 — 7 AM
Also available on The Pulse (Channel 9) — 7 AM
Miss the Grammys? Hear a complete recap of Grammy winners, fashions and parties on the morning after the big event, from Sirius Hits 1 host Rich Davis and the Morning Mash-Up Crew.
- Grammy Highlights — Sirius Hits 1 (Channel 1)
Thurs. Feb. 9 — hourly
Also available on The Pulse (Channel 9) — hourly
Relive the Grammys with highlights from the big event, from Sirius Hits 1 host Human Numan and Kim Ashley on The Pulse.
(all times are Eastern)
The Sirius radio network carries more than 125 channels of commercial-free music, talk shows, news and information. It also has the most extensive sports programming in digital quality sound. SIRIUS offers 68 channels of 100% commercial-free music, and features over 55 channels of sports, news, talk, entertainment, traffic and weather.
The 48th Annual Grammy Awards will air live Wednesday, Feb. 8 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, and be broadcast on the Westwood One Radio Network.
Read more about this upcoming event at Blogcritics on the 2006 Grammys