PAUL MCCARTNEY AND JAMES TAYLOR TO SIT DOWN FOR A “FIRESIDE CHAT”
ON PAUL MCCARTNEY’S FIREMAN RADIO
EXCLUSIVELY ON SIRIUS XM RADIO
Exclusive music channel featuring Paul McCartney offers SIRIUS XM listeners uninterrupted hours of Paul McCartney rarities and tracks from The Fireman albums
Liverpool Sound Concert to be heard for the first time in the U.S. on
“Paul McCartney’s Fireman Radio”
WHO: Paul McCartney and James Taylor
WHAT: Paul McCartney and James Taylor will sit down for an intimate “Fireside Chat” to be
broadcast on Paul McCartney’s Fireman Radio, the limited-run channel devoted to the music of Paul McCartney, in celebration of his new critically-acclaimed album recorded under the guise of McCartney’s alter ego, The Fireman. The legendary musicians will invite listeners to eavesdrop on their intimate one-on-one conversation during the exclusive “Fireside Chat” while they discuss their past together, including how Taylor was discovered and how McCartney was involved in Taylor’s signing to The Beatles’ Apple Records.
Beginning Monday, March 9, SIRIUS XM listeners will also hear an uninterrupted hour of music from The Fireman albums during the “Fireman Chill Hour”. Additionally, Paul McCartney’s Fireman Radio will broadcast a full hour of Paul McCartney rarities beginning Monday, March 9, featuring unreleased tracks and musical surprises from Paul’s vault.
SIRIUS XM will also broadcast Paul McCartney’s headlining performance from the Liverpool Sound Concert in June 2008. This broadcast will mark the first time this historic concert will be heard in the United States.
WHERE: Paul McCartney’s Fireman Radio SIRIUS channel 33 and XM channel 27
WHEN: Paul McCartney and James Taylor’s “Fireside Chat” to air on Friday, March 6 at 3:00 pm with rebroadcasts on Friday, March 6 at 9:00 pm and Saturday, March 7 at 10:00 am and 4:00 pm (all times Eastern).
“Fireman Chill Hour” to air every night the week of March 9 beginning Monday, March 9 at 12:00 am and 4:00 am ET.
“Paul McCartney Rarities Hour” to air every day the week of March 9 beginning Monday, March 9 at 12:00 pm ET.
Liverpool Sound Concert broadcast to air on Thursday, March 12 at 8:00 pm ET.
MORE: Paul McCartney’s Fireman Radio is an exclusive commercial-free channel,
completely devoted to McCartney’s legendary and expansive post-Beatles music-making and includes music from his solo records, tracks from every Wings album, the three Fireman albums, 1993’s Strawberries Oceans Ships Forest, 1998’s Rushes and 2008’s Electric Arguments as well as musical surprises from Paul’s vault.
CONTACT: Samantha Bowman, firstname.lastname@example.org, 212-901-6644Last Updated: 03/05/09 15:53