Feb. 8, 2012
/PRNewswire/ --Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that Ozzy's Boneyard, the new classic hard rock and metal music channel will launch with a full slate of content featuring
, his family members, bandmates and other musicians on
Wednesday, February 8
6:00 pm ET
Hard rock and heavy metal legend
will, for the first time, discuss the recent news of Black Sabbath guitarist
's lymphoma diagnosis during a one on one conversation with SiriusXM host
Wednesday, February 8
7:00 pm ET
on Ozzy's Boneyard, channel 38.
Ozzy's Boneyard will also present Ozzy himself counting down his personal top 10 rock guitarists of all time.
The channel will also include the regular specials "The Diary of a Madman," Ozzy's thoughts on everything from music to life itself, and "God Bless the Prince of Darkness," the special featuring musicians, Osbourne family members and other notables talking about their appreciation of Ozzy. Listeners will also hear guest DJ specials, concerts and classic hard rock and metal music from artists like Black Sabbath, Metallica, AC/DC,
, Pantera and
Ozzy's Boneyard joins SiriusXM's roster of channels created in partnership with legendary musicians, including
's E Street Radio, Pearl Jam Radio,
Eminem's Shade 45,
's Willie's Roadhouse,
's Bluesville, Elvis Radio,
's Radio Margaritaville and Siriusly Sinatra.
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