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Skrillex to Perform Private Concert for SiriusXM Listeners in New York City

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Concert to air live exclusively on SiriusXM's Electric Area channel

SiriusXM subscribers are invited to enter for the chance to attend the special event at The Slipper Room

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM announced today that Grammy Award winning, world-renowned DJ Skrillex will perform an exclusive and intimate concert at The Slipper Room in New York City on September 5.  

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The concert will air live on September 5 at 6:00 pm ET via satellite on Electric Area channel 52 and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com. 

On October 31, 2010, SiriusXM was the first North American radio outlet to play music from Skrillex. The private performance is in recognition of SiriusXM's early support of Skrillex's music. The concert will feature the electronic producer performing material from his latest studio album, Recess.

"SiriusXM is one of the most important outlets of our time," said Skrillex. "It has always been able to be a part of up and coming music. So stoked for this event!!"

"Skrillex has performed in some of the most famous clubs in the world, as well as arenas and stadiums worldwide, but on September 5th, he will perform in an intimate setting for a couple hundred lucky SiriusXM subscribers," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. "We are excited to present this exclusive event and special live broadcast just for our listeners."

Subscribers can enter for the chance to win a trip for two to New York City to see the show and meet Skrillex. See Official Rules for complete details at www.siriusxm.com/skrillex.

Recently Rolling Stone Magazine named Skrillex to the Top 10 Most Influential people in Electronic Dance Music, he was also on the cover of the magazine in March, 2014. His well-received collaborations with producer Diplo, vocalist Ellie Goulding and rock group Korn, as well as his production on the massive Benny Benassi single Cinema for which he won a Grammy for best remix recording, have helped catapult Skrillex into the international music spotlight. Skrillex will kick off his fall tour in September, 2014.

Electric Area plays today's biggest dance hits and remixes. Listeners will hear Tiesto, Afrojack, Armin van Buuren, Sander van Doorn, Avicii/Tim Berg, Above & Beyond, Eric Prydz, Swedish House Mafia, deadmau5.

For more information on Skrillex please visit www.skrillex.com.

For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com

About SiriusXM

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by revenue and has more than 26.3 million subscribers.  SiriusXM creates and broadcasts commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment; and the most comprehensive Latin music, sports and talk programming in radio. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company in the U.S. and from retailers nationwide as well as at shop.siriusxm.com. SiriusXM programming is available through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and other connected devices as well as online at siriusxm.com. SiriusXM also provides premium traffic, weather, data and information services for subscribers in cars, trucks, RVs, boats and aircraft through SiriusXM Traffic™, SiriusXM Travel Link, NavTraffic®, NavWeather™, SiriusXM Aviation, SiriusXM Marine™, Sirius Marine Weather, XMWX Aviation™, and XMWX Marine™.  SiriusXM holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has more than 2 million subscribers.

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The following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ materially from the anticipated results or other expectations expressed in the forward-looking statements:  our competitive position versus other radio and audio entertainment providers; our ability to attract and retain subscribers, which is uncertain; our dependence upon the auto industry; general economic conditions; failure of our satellites, which, in most cases, are not insured; the interruption or failure of our information and communications systems; the security of the personal information about our customers; royalties we pay for music rights, which increase over time; the unfavorable outcome of pending or future litigation; our failure to realize benefits of acquisitions; rapid technological and industry change; failure of third parties to perform; changes in consumer protection laws and their enforcement; failure to comply with FCC requirements and other government regulations; and our indebtedness.  Additional factors that could cause our results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements can be found in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2013, which is filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and available at the SEC's Internet site (http://www.sec.gov).  The information set forth herein speaks only as of the date hereof, and we disclaim any intention or obligation to update any forward looking statements as a result of developments occurring after the date of this communication.

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Contact for SiriusXM:

Samantha Bowman
212 901 6644
samantha.bowman@siriusxm.com

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