On October 12th Sirius XM Radio launched it's new broadcast studio in Austin, Texas. The new studio, in Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater, will be home to SiriusXM shows, musical performances, interviews, special broadcasts and more.
The grand opening event featured special guests Willie Nelson and Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell as well as appearances from Jennie Garth and Kinky Friedman. Nelson's newly launched SiriusXM channel, Willie's Roadhouse (channel 56) will broadcast with host Dallas Wayne live from the new studio weekdays from 12:00--6:00 pm ET.
The SiriusXM studio is situated in the same complex as the Austin City Limits Live concert venue, giving SiriusXM unique access to performers and performances alike. Additionally, Radio Margaritaville, channel 24, and Outlaw Country, channel 60, will also broadcast from the Austin studio.