David Bowie has inspired countless luminaries who have become heroes to many other artists over the years — and for the next couple of weeks, you can join some of his famous fans in honouring the Thin White Duke during their exclusive Guest DJ specials on The David Bowie Channel.
Tune in to Bowie’s exclusive SiriusXM channel throughout May to hear hour-long episodes of The David Bowie Channel Guest DJ Series, featuring comedian Ricky Gervais and musicians Billy Idol, Beck, and Patrick Stump. Each episode will include one host spinning their favourite Bowie songs and sharing memorable stories about the iconic artist.
See the full broadcast schedule below.
The David Bowie Channel features music spanning Bowie’s career, from his earliest recordings to his final album, ★. Listeners can hear rare tracks and demo versions of some of Bowie’s greatest songs, as well as interpretations of his work from artists including Beck, Annie Lennox, Nirvana, Tears for Fears, Barbra Streisand, The Wallflowers, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Duran Duran, the late Scott Weiland, and more. The David Bowie Channel is available on the SiriusXM app in the Rock category.
Broadcast Schedule (all times ET)
Ricky Gervais Guest DJ
Monday, May 18 at 3 pm and 9 pm
Tuesday, May 19 at 4 am, 10 am, 4 pm, and 10 pm
Wednesday, May 20 at 5 am, 2 pm, and 8 pm
Thursday, May 21 at 3 am, 12 pm, and 6 pm
Friday, May 22 at 12 am, 7 am, and 7 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 8 am
Sunday, May 24 at 2 am and 6 pm
Patrick Stump Guest DJ
Wednesday, May 20 at 11 am, 5 pm, and 11 pm
Thursday, May 21 at 6 am, 3 pm, and 9 pm
Friday, May 22 at 4 am, 1 pm, and 10 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 5 am and 2 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 12 pm
Billy Idol Guest DJ
Friday, May 22 at 10 am and 4 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 1 am and 8 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 9 am
Beck Guest DJ
Saturday, May 23 at 11 am, 5 pm, and 11 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 6 am, 3 pm, and 9 pm
SiriusXM has collaborated with acclaimed and iconic artists and their representatives to create personally curated audio experiences for listeners everywhere. The collection of exclusive music channels that launched on Friday, May 1 are dedicated to megastars David Bowie, Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, George Strait, Guns N’ Roses, Led Zeppelin, Metallica, Prince, and The Rolling Stones. These channels are available to subscribers nationwide on SiriusXM radios and to everyone (including anyone who is not already a subscriber) on the SiriusXM app and connected devices as part of our free streaming access period through May 30. For more information and to start listening, visit: SiriusXM.ca/streamfree.