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Sounds of Summer: Independence Day weekend music specials!

Cel-e-brate good times come on! And the Un-it-ed States In-de-pend-ence, come on! OK, that last part didn’t work so well. But what is working is every channel on your SiriusXM dial playing sweet Fourth of July weekend specials. Whether you’re grilling at a BBQ, soaking up rays at the beach, or enjoying your local fireworks show, SiriusXM has the music you need for a perfect weekend! Tune in for special programming to make this 4th of July weekend the best one yet.

Hits 1, Channel 2
Daya Hosts Hit-Bound! (Airs Sat. 7/2 from 9AM-10AM ET)- Daya stops by to kick off the Fourth Of July fireworks by playing Ear Poppin’ Music from The 1975, Symon, Lukas Graham, Adele, Jacob Whitesides, AJR, Magic!, Jordan Fisher + more! (Rebroadcast Sat. 7/2 @ 6PM ET; Sun. 7/3 @ 3AM, 7AM, 12PM & 4PM; Mon. 7/4 @ 12AM, 4AM, 11AM, 3PM, 7PM & 11PM ET)

’60s on 6
60s Satellite Survey with Lou Simon (Airs Sat. 7/2 2PM ET)- This week…it’s a star spangled special survey! The 50 biggest hits with the words red, white, blue, stars or stripes in the title! Can you guess which hit will be #1? Find out as Lou plays ‘em all and tells the stories behind the songs…only on Sirius XM 60s on 6! (Rebroadcast Sun. 7/3 10 AM ET; Mon. 7/4 1 PM ET; Wed. 7/6 9 PM ET)

’70s on 7

’80s on 8
Larry The Cable Guy’s All-American Big 80s for the 4th!! (Airs Fri. 7/1 @ 5PM ET)- Larry told us he loves the Big 80s on 8!  So he’s stopping by to play his top 8 All American artists for the 4th of July Holiday Weekend… “Get er Done!!” (Rebroadcast Fri., 7/1 @ 8PM ET; Sat. 7/2 @ 2AM, 10AM, 3 PM, 10PM ET; Sun. 7/3 @ 7AM & 2PM ET; Mon. 7/4 @ 9AM & 4 PM ET)

The Coffee House, Channel 14
Art & Soul w/ Caroline Jones & special guest James Bay (Airs Sun. 7/3 @ 10PM ET)- Singer-songwriter Caroline Jones sits down with like-minded musicians from around the world for intimate performances and conversations about their lives, their craft, and creating the perfect song. This episode, hear James Bay!  Raised in Hertfordshire, England, Bay performed regionally before his break came opening  for acts such as John Newman, Kodaline and Tom Odell. His first of 3 EPs was released in 2013 titled “The Dark Of The Morning.”   Bay currently has 2015 tour dates scheduled all over including shows in Europe and The US.  His first full length album is out now, titled  “Chaos And The Calm.”  The album will feature some of his popular tunes from his previous EPs including “Let It Go” and “Hold Back The River.” (Rebroadcast Tues. 7/5 @ 11PM ET)

The Pulse, Channel 15
A Red, White and Pink…4th of July:  Pink Guest DJ! (Airs Fri. 7/1 @ 5PM ET)- Pink is going to help the Pulse celebrate the 4th of July Weekend and her appointment as a UNICEF spokesperson for their Kid Power Team!!  She’ll be playing some of her faves from the 2000s & Today. (Rebroadcast Fri. 7/1 @ 8PM ET; Sat. 7/2 @ 9AM, 3PM & 10PM ET; Sun. 7/3 @ 2AM, 2PM & 7PM ET; Mon. 7/4 @ 8AM, 12PM & 6PM ET)

The Blend, Channel 16
4th of July Blend (Airs Fri., 7/1 @ 10PM ET)- Celebrate your independence with a special 4th of July Blend of music! Whether you’re into the fireworks, the summer breeze or just looking to soak up the sun at the bar we’ve got you covered. (Rebroadcast Sat. 7/2 @ 1AM &12 PM ET; Sun. 7/3 @ 10AM & 5PM ET; Mon. 7/4 @ 9AM, 3PM & 6PM ET)

E Street Radio, Channel 20

Underground Garage, Channel 21
Chicks & Broads (Airs Sat. 7/2 @ 12AM ET)- Genya Ravan hosts her critically-acclaimed program that explores women’s role in the history of Rock ‘n’ Roll.  From the early trailblazers like Ruth Brown and the Crystals to living legends like Joan Jett and Chrissie Hynde up to modern day “grrrlrockers” like the Cocktail Slippers and Soraia.  In the spirit of the Fourth of July holiday weekend, she will feature “All American Girls”. (Rebroadcast- None)

Radio Margaritaville, Channel 24
Radio Margaritaville celebrates the long 4th of July weekend with four partyin’ days! We’re serving up even more of Jimmy Buffett’s fan favorite songs to grill out, relax and celebrate with because Margaritaville is OUR National Anthem! SiriusXM’s Red, White and Buffett Weekend starts Friday at 8am EST/5am PST only on SiriusXM. Airing Friday 7/1 at 8 am ET through Monday 7/4 at midnight ET!

Classic Rewind, Channel 25
Classic Rewind’s Spirit of ’76 Weekend (Airs each hour from Fri. 7/1 @ 12PM ET thru Mon. 7/4)- A showcase of Cassette Era Classic Rock from 1976 each hour on Classic Rewind’s Spirit of ’76 Weekend.

Classic Vinyl, Channel 26
Classic Vinyl’s 12 All American Founders of Classic Rock (Airs Fri. 7/1 @ 3PM ET)- Celebrate July 4th with influential American Pioneers of Rock’s vinyl era. (Rebroadcast Fri. 7/1 @ 10PM ET; Sat. 7/2 @ 3AM, 10AM & 6 PM ET; Sun. 7/3 @ 8AM, 2PM & 9 PM ET; Mon. 7/4 @ 6AM, 12PM & 7PM ET)

Deep Tracks, Channel 27
Earle Bailey’s All American Deep Tracks Head Trip (Airs Mon. 7/4 from 12PM-6PM ET)- Earle honors America with a 6 hour block of patriotic rock celebrating freedom and revolution(Rebroadcast- None)

The Spectrum, Channel 28
“Independence” Day Weekend On The Spectrum (Airs Fri. 7/1 @ 12PM ET)- Petty without The Heartbreakers…Eddie without Pearl Jam…Jack without MEG. This weekend, we’re featuring solo recordings and side projects from artists who “declared their independence” from the groups that made them famous. Plus, we’ll have a special edition of The Spectrum Shortlist counting down the five best songs from Spectrum artists who went solo- as voted on by you! (Rebroadcast Fri. 7/1 @ 6PM ET; Sat. 7/2 @ 12PM & 11PM ET; Sun. 7/3 @ 6 PM ET; Mon. 7/4 @ 10AM & 5PM ET)

Tom Petty Radio, Channel 31
“Into The Great Wide Open” 25th Anniversary (Airs from Sat. 7/2 thru Mon. 7/4)- Celebrate Independence Day Weekend with an American treasure…25 Years ago this weekend, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers released their 8th studio album,  Into The Great Wild Open.  Hear Tom’s insight and stories that went into the making of the album as you go track-by-track through it. (Broadcast Sat. 7/2 @ 9AM, 1 PM, 5 PM & 8 PM ET; Sun. 7/3 @ 12 AM, 4 AM, 10 AM, 2 PM, 4 PM & 9 PM ET; Mon. 7/4 @ 1 AM, 7 AM, 11 AM, 3 PM, 6 PM & 11 PM ET)

1st Wave, Channel 33
“All American” Playlist with Larry The Duck (Airs Fri. 7/1 @ 8PM ET)- Celebrate the 4th of July with Larry The Duck as he hosts an hour-long “All American” playlist featuring classic alternative artists from the U.S.! (Rebroadcast Sat. 7/2 @ 11AM & 6 PM ET; Sun. 7/3 @ 6AM, 1PM & 8PM ET; Mon. 7/4 @ 9AM, 2PM & 7PM ET)

Octane, Channel 37
The United States of Octane! (Airs each hour from Fri. 7/1 @ 6AM ET thru Mon. 7/4)- America ROCKS! Octane shows you how with The United States of Octane! We break it down state-by-state, from New York to California and everywhere in between, showcasing bad ass American hard rockers like Disturbed, Five Finger Death Punch, Avenged Sevenfold, Halestorm, Breaking Benjamin, Shinedown, Godsmack and so many more!

Liquid Metal, Channel 40
Metal In The Military Week (Airs from Fri. 7/1 @ 6AM- Fri. 7/8 @ 3AM ET)- In celebration of the 4th of July and the men & women of the United States Armed Forces, SiriusXM Liquid Metal is proud to present METAL IN THE MILITARY WEEK featuring soldier requests every hour! The bond between a soldier and his or her Metal is strong; that’s why we’re honored to let them takeover our channel and twice an hour share with us the songs that move, motivate and inspire them while serving our country. SiriusXM host Jose Mangin visited troops in Fort Bragg, North Carolina and Fort Dix, New Jersey to talk to active duty and retired soldiers about their love of Heavy Metal & Hard Rock. The troops who fight for our right to HEADBANG take control on SiriusXM – Metal In The Military Week-  July 1st through July 7th exclusively on Liquid Metal! (Rebroadcast- None)

SiriusXM FLY, Channel 47

Heart & Soul, Channel 48

Studio 54 Radio, Channel 54
Studio 54th of July Weekend (Airs Sat. 7/2 from 2PM-8PM ET)- Celebrating Independence Day weekend by rewinding 40 years to America’s bi-centennial when disco music was alive with all-day mixes from Robbie Leslie, Tony Smith and Jellybean Benitez. (Rebroadcast Sun. 7/3 @ 2PM ET; Mon. 7/4 @ 2PM ET)

Willie’s Roadhouse, Channel 59
Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic (Airs Mon. 7/4 from 4 PM- Tues. 7/5 @ 1AM ET)- Exclusive broadcast of Willie Nelson’s annual 4th of July Picnic at the Circuit of Americas’ Austin 360 Amphitheater in Austin, TX, featuring live sets from Willie Nelson & Family, Margo Price, Shakey Graves and more along with backstage interviews hosted by Dallas Wayne and Willie’s daughter Paula Nelson. (Rebroadcast- None)

Watercolors, Channel 66

Real Jazz, Channel 67

On Broadway, Channel 72
Gloria Estefan’s “On Your Feet” Takeover! (Airs Fri. 7/1 @ 4PM ET)- Music icon Gloria Estefan is a big fan of On Broadway, so she’s taking over the channel to personally introduce you to songs from “On Your Feet”, the Broadway musical that tells the story of her life from childhood, to meeting Producer & husband Emilio, to an incredible climb to success and “coming out of the dark” of a life-threatening accident.  The cast album was recorded live during the show at the Marquis Theatre, so you’ll feel all the energy of the cast, the Miami Sound Machine, and of course, the audience! (Rebroadcast Sat. 7/2 @ 6PM ET; Sun. 7/3 @ 10AM ET; Mon. 7/4 @ 12PM & 8PM ET)

’40s Junction, Channel 73
Patriotic 4th (Airs Mon. 7/4 all day)- Commemorate the 4th with plenty of John Philip Sousa and those Red, White & Blue flag waving classics like ‘God Bless America’, ‘America The Beautiful’, and the ‘Star Spangled Banner’.  Meet you at the band shell! (Rebroadcast- None)