SiriusXM Is Buying ‘99% Invisible,’ And Street Cred In Podcasting

The deal, for one of the industry’s earliest success stories, Roman Mars’s hit podcast about the hidden influence of design and architecture that helped solidify resurgent interest in narrative audio when it premiered in 2010, is the latest salvo in an era of rapid consolidation.

NBCUniversal News Group, SiriusXM Sign New Long-Term Agreement

Scripps Completes Sale Of Stitcher To SiriusXM

The Stitcher company includes the Midroll advertising rep firm; owned-and-operated podcast networks including the comedy-focused Earwolf; and the Stitcher podcast listening platform.

Scripps Sells Podcast Biz To SiriusXM For $325M

The deal includes three distinct podcast business lines: the Midroll advertising rep firm; owned-and-operated podcast networks including the comedy-focused Earwolf; and the Stitcher podcast listening platform.

SiriusXM To Acquire Podcast Platform Stitcher

SiriusXM is in advanced talks to acquire podcast platform Stitcher from E.W. Scripps Co., sources tell The Hollywood Reporter. The acquisition gives the satellite radio company a foothold in the burgeoning podcast business, which is led by rival-in-audio Spotify. The deal is expected to be announced later this week, the sources said.

SiriusXM Acquires Podcast Platform Simplecast

Court TV Launching On SiriusXM On May 15

Court TV, rebooted last May and available on cable, over the air and over the top, expands to another new platform on May 15 when it will be launched by SiriusXM. Court TV’s live gavel-to-gavel coverage and analysis of the nation’s most important and compelling trials will be available on ch. 793 through the SiriusXM app on […]

Feds Mull Blocking John Malone’s Sirius-iHeartRadio Merger

Fox News Media, SiriusXM Forge Long-Term Broadcast Deal Extension

SiriusXM To Buy Pandora In $3.5 Billion Deal

Sirius XM Holdings said on Monday it will buy music streaming service Pandora Media in an all-stock deal valued at about $3.5 billion. Pandora stockholders will receive 1.44 newly issued SiriusXM shares for each Pandora share they own. Pandora has a “go-shop” period in which it can solicit other offers from third parties.

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Trying His Hand At Radio

Howard Stern Blasts Les Moonves

Howard Stern castigated Leslie Moonves throughout his radio show Monday, recalling his run-ins with the CBS chief and gloating over the current investigation into him for alleged sexual harassment. “I know his true nature. He’s a shark,” Stern said on his SiriusXM radio show, adding that Moonves “had no humanity behind those shark eyes.”

Netflix Expands To Radio With SiriusXM Comedy Ch.

SiriusXM Faces Backlash Over Steve Bannon

Pandora Lands $480M SiriusXM Investment

Sirius XM will invest $480 million in internet-radio pioneer Pandora, the companies said in a joint statement Friday. Pandora will also sell Ticketfly, the ticketing startup it bought for $450 million in 2015, to Eventbrite for $200 million.

Verizon Mulls Pandora If SiriusXM Deal Fails

SiriusXM In Talks To Buy Struggling Pandora

Liberty Media-backed SiriusXM is in active discussions about making a bid for internet radio company Pandora. The New York satellite radio company, which has exhibited on-and-off interest in the struggling streamer, has recently restarted talks with Pandora’s banks and is discussing the size of a potential offer, according to sources.

SiriusXM, Fox Launch Breaking-News Channel

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News is collaborating with SiriusXM to launch a 24-hour news service that will update satellite radio listeners and mobile device users on headlines every 15 minutes. The service, to launch Oct. 5, is Fox’s most high-profile new business venture since the Fox Business Network was started in 2007. Fox is […]

Fox News To Launch SiriusXM Channel

SiriusXM To Broadcast ‘Ellen DeGeneres’

SiriusXM announced today that it will start broadcasting syndicated daytime talker The Ellen DeGeneres Show beginning Sept. 8 along with the new season. The satellite radio provider will air the audiocast on channel 109 at 10 a.m. weekdays, with a rebroadcast of each episode the following day at 9 a.m.

‘Today’ To Be Simulcast On SiriusXM

NBC is announcing a deal with the satellite radio service that will bring all four hours of its franchise morning news show to radio.

SiriusXM Inks Deal To Carry Fox News Channels

SiriusXM Spotlights Sheen On Tiger Blood Radio

NEW YORK (AP) — SiriusXM Radio is devoting a channel to the Charlie Sheen affair. The satellite radio service announced Friday that it has created Tiger Blood Radio, a 24-hour limited-run channel it says will examine the news, facts and media frenzy surrounding the actor and his hit CBS series, “Two and a Half Men.” […]