SiriusXM announced yesterday that Yoga's "Rock Star" Krishna Das will have has his own radio channel devoted to the yoga of chant with sacred and spiritual music on SiriusXM channel 360.
As released by SiriusXM:
Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that best-selling American chant artist of all time Krishna Das will have his own SiriusXM channel.
Krishna Das Yoga Radio, scheduled to launch on Thursday, March 1, will feature music from eastern and western spiritual traditions and a diverse range of legendary and present-day artists, including: Krishna Das, Ali Akbar Khan, Choying Drolma, Deva Premal, Jai Uttal, Lama Gyurme, Pandit Jasraj, Shantala, Sultan Khan and Wah! and many more.
The channel will launch with an exclusive special showcasing the music from Live Ananda, Krishna Das' new album featuring his classic chants recorded live. Throughout the day on Thursday, March 1, beginning at 10:00 am ET, SiriusXM listeners will hear Krishna Das tell stories and offer a first-hand illustration for the chants on the album.
"It's a great honor to be asked by SiriusXM to introduce chanting to a larger audience. I am very excited by all the possibilities of Krishna Das Yoga Radio. I hope to do interviews with chanters and teachers and we will keep adding new chants to the playlist. Please keep tuned in. All Love," said Krishna Das.
Subscribers can listen to SiriusXM's Krishna Das Yoga Radio online through SiriusXM Internet Radio, through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and mobile devices, and by satellite on the new SiriusXM Lynx and SiriusXM Edge radios. For more information, visit http://www.siriusxm.com/krishnadasyoga.