SiriusXM Satellite Radio and Howard Stern goes free until May 15 due to coronavirus pandemic
Satellite radio service SiriusXM is making its Premier Streaming plan, which incorporates access to the Howard Stern Show, free until May 15, as more individuals cover in their homes as the coronavirus pandemic spreads in the U.S.
On Tuesday, SiriusXM and one of its most well-known personalities, Howard Stern, collaborated to declare that its full lineup of Premier Streaming content will be accessible for free to audience members in North America through May 15th to assist keep with peopling in their homes during the coronavirus pandemic.
The stream is accessible online or through the SiriusXM app. Clients are as yet urged to sign up with a credit card, however, it’s not necessary. The entirety of the channels, including Howard’s and various music channels and other talk programs, are available presently by clicking “Watch and listen now” (on the Android app) or “Start free preview” (on the website) and selecting a channel.
The exemption until further notice is by all accounts of Apple’s apps. CNET tested the iOS app on an iPhone it despite everything requires a login. iPhone clients can get to the stream using the web app on Safari and Chrome browsers, nonetheless.
Regardless of whether you’re a SiriusXM member or not, you can download the SiriusXM app or go to SiriusXM.com/streamfree and begin listening to over 300 channels immediately without putting down a credit card or making any financial commitments. You won’t need to cancel anything when the trial period closes, either.
The Premium Streaming plan ordinarily costs $13 per month.
SiriusXM, which purchased streaming supplier Pandora in September 2018, offers more than 300 channels of music and talk including the new “feel-good, ad-free” #StayHome Radio.
Howard Stern made the declaration as a major aspect of his show on channel 100 toward the beginning of today, which he broadcasts from his home.
SiriusXM radio is especially popular among suburbanites however with coronavirus stay-at-home orders essentially across the country, a stream that works at home ought to be welcome for many fans.
There are an amazing number of free preliminaries and offers accessible right now because of the novel coronavirus. Notwithstanding SiriusXM, virtually every premium sports service is offering fans the opportunity to investigate their back catalogs for free for the next few weeks or months. There are a variety of apps that stream movies and shows for free too, and simply a week ago, Roku declared that it was partnering with more than 20 networks to offer expanded preliminaries.
The audio giant will likewise launch #StayHome Radio on April 1, a happy and feel-great music channel that will feature inspiring songs from artists like Lizzo and P!nk. It will likewise bring back The Billy Joel Channel, Dave Matthews Band Radio and a new channel full of the Top 1000 songs across multiple genres.
The free listening was commenced at the beginning of today by Stern, who is broadcasting The Howard Stern Show from his home, in the same way as other radio and TV hosts the nation over.
The individuals who are now subscribed to SiriusXM and All Access approach the content as of now. The individuals who are not SiriusXM subscribers can download the app or service online, free of charge.
On March 24, SiriusXM and Pandora reported that it would join music streaming and tech organizations, including Amazon Music, Facebook, Spotify, TIDAL, and YouTube Music, to add to the COVID-19 Relief Fund affiliated charitable foundation MusiCares, which supports music industry laborers in need.