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Mardi Gras Survival Guide: Food, booze, music, fashion + recovery tips for Fat Tuesday

Mardi Gras, Carnival, Fat Tuesday—no matter what you call it, there’s no holiday quite like it. From lively music and bead throwing, to parading and consuming copious amounts of food and drink, the Christian holiday has become a cultural phenomenon, especially in New Orleans, where thousands of locals and tourists revel in hedonism for days (and even weeks) on end. 917 more words

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6 essential music icons to celebrate Black History Month

February is Black History Month, so while just the tip of the iceberg, we asked some or our programmers to name just one of the most influential black musicians on their channels. 286 more words

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Mardi Gras Radio: Celebrate Fat Tuesday with SiriusXM's Real Jazz

Mardi Gras, also known as Carnival, is a Christian holiday that was established around existing pagan spring and fertility rites. You see, when Christian leaders got a little power in Rome, they figured it was easier to incorporate pagan holidays into their calendar than to try to get rid of them. 287 more words

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It's Christmas time in the city: See how SiriusXM celebrates the holidays

All was merry and bright at the SiriusXM studios in New York City this holiday season. From the blowout Brian Setzer Orchestra special to a somber take on Frosty the Snowman, artists came through to perform their favorite Christmas songs. 79 more words

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Happy birthday, Frank! Here's all the special programming this week

This Saturday, December 12, 2015, will mark 100 years since the birth of Frank Sinatra. And SiriusXM is celebrating all weekend by opening the airwaves of a few select channels so that anyone with a SiriusXM radio can join the party–including special shows hosted by Nancy Sinatra, Tina Sinatra and Frank Sinatra Jr., as well as Sinatra concerts and more! 415 more words

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Quiz: Find out how much you know about Frank Sinatra!

One hundred years ago this month—on December 12, 1915—Francis Albert Sinatra entered the world. If you’re a fan of American popular music to any degree, it’s likely that you already know at least a few things about Sinatra. 119 more words

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Sinatra 100: Chris Martin and more celeb fans celebrate Ol' Blue Eyes

Frank Sinatra would have been 100 years old on December 12. In honor of this centennial milestone, some longtime celebrity fans wished the Chairman of the Board a happy birthday and reflected on some of his best work (including movies!) during visits to the SiriusXM’s studios in New York City. 125 more words

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