Sirius Passes 8,000,000 Subscribers?

While there has been no official announcement from Sirius Satellite Radio regarding subscribers, one of the on air talents has revealed twice this afternoon that Sirius has indeed passed the 8,000,000 subscriber milestone. Jay Thomas on Sirius Stars (channel 102)stated twice in the three o’clock hour that Sirius satellite Radio has indeed passed the 8,000,000… → Read More

The Most Spanish Programming On Satellite Radio

XM Satellite Radio now carries the most Spanish language content on satellite radio thanks to the addition of a new channel called Caricia (Channel 93). Caricia will focus on Spanish content from the 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s and will feature timeless music from popular Artists Julio Iglesias, Jose Feliciano, Jose Jose, Leonardo Favio. “We’re pleased… → Read More

XM and UMG Settle Inno Suit

XM satellite Radio announced today that they have settled with one of the recording labels on their lawsuit surrounding XM’s portable Inno device. The suit, which came as a result of some recording features on the Inno has been ongoing for quite some time. While the news of a settlement with UMG is positive, there… → Read More

XM Has A Lock On College Bowl Games

If there is a bowl game being played, XM Satellite radio has it. This year XM satellite Radio will be broadcasting an unprecedented 30 college bowl games. XM has everything from the Allstate Sugar Bowl to the Valero Alamo Bowl and everything in between. This year, XM is the bowl game king. College bowl games… → Read More

Royalty Rates Set

According to a press release from XM Satellite radio, the royalty rates for SDARS services have been determined. The rates came in better than many were anticipating with performance license rates of 6.0% of those gross revenues subject to the fees for 2007 and 2008 to increase by .5% over the next 4 years, with… → Read More

David Frear to Present at the UBS Global Media Conference

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Sirius, David Frear, is slated to present at the 35th Annual UBS Global Media & Communications Conference in New York, NY on Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at approximately 2:30 PM ET. Could this presentation hold the much anticipated information we have all been waiting for? Who knows,… → Read More

Eight Sirius Crazy Nights

Hanukkah soon approaches and millions of Jewish people will celebrate the festival of lights. They celebrate the miracle of the Maccabees defeating the Greeks, with the help of their leader Judah. After three long years of war, the Maccabees defeated the huge Greek army to come home to a Temple in ruins. As the Maccabees… → Read More

October NPD Released

The NPD data for October 2007 has been released. The NPD Group is the leading global provider of consumer and retail market research information for a wide range of industries. They provide critical consumer behavior and point-of-sale (POS) information and industry expertise across more industries than any other market research company. The October data shows… → Read More

Everything Else Falls Short

Sirius is treating you to a viewing of their new advertisement when you log onto the Sirius website. The commercial takes you through cassette tapes, 8 tracks, CD’s, record albums, and even iPods as all of these devices fall like domino’s. In the end, you are left with a Stiletto 2 and the statement, “SIRIUS…EVERYTHING… → Read More

TSS Radio Makes Shopping Easy

The guys at TSS-Radio have informed Sirius Buzz that they have just received shipments of the new Stiletto 2 as well as the Sportster 5, INV2, and Stratus 4. These new radios enable you to take the next step in your Sirius experience, and TSS Radio makes getting your hands on one easy and fast…. → Read More