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    XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    XM subscribers, what do you think of the new Sirius taken over music channels ?

    I tend to stick to the Rock stations in the 40s and they really changed when XM replaced theirs with the Sirius version.

    I used to love Squiz (XM48), but they replaced it with Octane and it just isn't the same mix.

    I do like Hair nation replacing the old XM41. XM54 -Lithium (the old LUCY) is also a pretty good station.

    Anyone else lose an old favorite or gain a new one ?



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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    I liked XM18 Kenny Chesney radio, now its Elvis, ugh. I also like XM53-AC/DC radio & Led Zepplin being back on XM 39


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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    I've noticed that Sirius 60 - New Country is now called "The Highway." Don't think the music has changed, but the ads they have about highways and stuff are pretty stupid.


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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    So far I do not like it. I really liked Lucy, and this new channel just does not seem the same. I also loved 101-the joint, but the new channel again is just not the same. I will probably get used to it, but so far I hate it.


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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    I have sirius and am looking forward to the Boneyard coming over in Jan.


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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    Haven't been in my car enough lately. I liked Squizz and Lucy, I'll have to check out the new format. XM41 was 80s metal anyway, so Hair nation is appropriate.



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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    Hair Nation is awesome!!!


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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    Quote Originally Posted by CRcyclone6 View Post
    I have sirius and am looking forward to the Boneyard coming over in Jan.
    Isnt the Boneyard the old XM41 which got replaced this week by Hair Nation ?



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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    I like top tracks, the new channel seems pretty similar.



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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    i'm ******. i have sirius, hate xm-the format, the music, pretty much everything about it, and now because of the merger i have lost 3 of my presets-boombox went and changed to pop2k?!? punk changed to the loft or something lame like that, and backspin-the oldschool rhymes channel is just gone. seriously ******.



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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    i have always said that if i get a company car and it has xm for free, i would get rid of the xm for sirius and pay for it.



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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    So here's a new listing

    XM Channel Lineup

    So there's a Playboy channel, which does no good because there isn't any video.

    An Action Sports Music channel which I can only assume to mean they are going to play Who Let the Dogs Out, Rock and Roll Part 2, and Get Ready for This.

    There's is a Margaritaville channel which isn't the same as The Joint, but still has a tropical feel to it..



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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    I've had both and don't understand why a person would love one over the other unless it's for something original like Howard Stern.



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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    I've only had XM, but yeah it sure beats the hell out of regular broadcast radio, that is for sure. Its exponentially better.



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    Re: XM Listeners - thoughts on changed stations

    Quote Originally Posted by clones26 View Post
    I liked XM18 Kenny Chesney radio, now its Elvis, ugh. I also like XM53-AC/DC radio & Led Zepplin being back on XM 39
    I liked XM18 too, I usually listen to 16 though. I hope they eventually let you add Sirius channels ala carte or X number of them for a price or something. The "best of Sirius" package does not tempt me. I used to have Sirius in my last car and wouldn't mind getting a few of those channels back to add to the XM lineup.


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