TITLE

The growing orbit of influence

AUTHOR(S)
Larkin, Jim
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Music Week;3/3/2007, Issue 9, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the merger between U.S. satellite radio companies Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio. It is stated that the merger could make the combined company the most important commercial radio business on earth. Sirius chief executive officer Mel Karmazin comments, as does XM chairman Gary Parsons. Clive Dickens, head of the radio consulting company Absolute Radio, states that XM and Sirius need to grow their subscriber base. Technology issues are discussed.
ACCESSION #
24313577

 

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