Sirius and Nordic Rox free for two days
NEW YORK (UPDATED) - Satellite radio station Sirius will be free to listen to all over the world on October 25 and 26 with stars from around the world participating in the free global radio event.
Per Gessle, who has a regular weekly show called Nordic Rox on The Spectrum (channel 18), will be a guest DJ on Big '80s (channel 8) where original MTV VJs – and current Sirius DJs – Mark Goodman, Nina Blackwood, Alan Hunter and Martha Quinn will share their biggest '80s moments. Another Swede, Ace of Base's Ulf Ekberg, will guest DJ on The Pulse (channel 9).
Special editions of Nordic Rox, including an exclusive interview with Roxette’s Per Gessle by original MTV VJ Mark Goodman, and interviews with ABBA’s Björn Ulvaeus and the Hives’ Pelle Almquist will be aired on The Spectrum (channel 18).
Nordic Rox is on Wednesday between 12.00-15.00 CET.
To be able to listen you have to register.
Sirius has more than 75 channels of talk, entertainment, sports and commercial-free music and is launching the internet service for $12.95 a month.
Update: Per Gessle's shows will be re-run tomorrow, Thursday. Interview at 13.00 CET and his show at 18.00.
Ron Wienand contributed to this article.
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