Media Alert/Photo Opportunity: SIRIUS Rockstar Photo Lounge to Feature the 'Who's Who' of Canadian Music at Juno Fan Fare



    Bedouin Soundclash, Finger Eleven, Hedley and Serena Ryder among the
    artists available for photos with fans on Saturday, April 5th

    TORONTO, March 27 /CNW/ - JUNO fever will be in full swing during Juno
Fan Fare, presented by SIRIUS Satellite Radio. This FREE event, held at The
Olympic Oval in Calgary on Saturday, April 5th, will give music fans an
opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the biggest names in
Canadian music.
    As part of Juno Fan Fare, SIRIUS Satellite Radio will present the SIRIUS
Rockstar Photo Lounge, an exclusive experience that gives fans even more
access to their favourite JUNO-nominated artists featuring one-on-one photos
and the chance to win fabulous prizes from SIRIUS Satellite Radio.
    "We're thrilled to offer Calgary music fans an opportunity to meet their
favourite Canadian artists in an intimate and fun setting at the SIRIUS
Rockstar Photo Lounge," said Andreanne Sasseville, Director of Canadian Talent
Development and Industry Relations for SIRIUS Canada. "SIRIUS is committed to
supporting great Canadian musical talent and is dedicated to creating unique
ways for fans to connect with artists across the country."
    Juno Fan Fare will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (MST) at The Olympic
Oval, located at 2500 University Drive, NW, on the University of Calgary
campus. Doors will open to the public at 9 a.m. (MST), entry is limited and
will be granted on a first-come basis.
    For more information on Juno Fan Fare please see: www.junofanfare.ca

    
    WHO:   The following artists will be on hand to meet fans at the SIRIUS
           Rockstar Photo Lounge:

           -   Finger Eleven - 11am
           -   illScarlett - 12:00pm
           -   Shane Yellowbird - 12:15pm
           -   Bedouin Soundclash - 12:30pm
           -   Theory of a Deadman - 12:45pm
           -   State of Shock - 1:00pm
           -   Marianas Trench - 1:15pm
           -   Belly - 1:45pm
           -   Serena Ryder - 2:00pm
           -   Johnny Reid - 2:15pm
           -   Faber Drive - 3:30pm
           -   Hedley - 3:45pm

    WHEN:  Saturday, April 5th, 2008 from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. MST

    WHERE: SIRIUS Rockstar Photo Lounge located in The Olympic Oval
           (University of Calgary) at 2500 University Drive, NW, University
           of Calgary campus
    

    About SIRIUS Canada

    SIRIUS is Canada's number one choice for satellite radio with 110
full-time channels broadcast from studios in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and
New York. SIRIUS offers 100% commercial-free music plus premium sports, news,
talk and entertainment programming from North America's most recognizable and
respected personalities and brands. SIRIUS offers listeners unparalleled
coast-to-coast signal coverage and digital quality sound broadcast from three
high-orbit satellites.
    SIRIUS is the Official Satellite Radio Partner of the CFL, NFL, NASCAR,
NBA and NLL and broadcasts live play-by-play games of the CFL, NFL, NBA and
NLL. SIRIUS is also the exclusive satellite radio home of CBC's Hockey Night
in Canada Radio. In addition, SIRIUS broadcasts live NASCAR races, the
Wimbledon Tennis Championships as well as Barclays English Premier League and
UEFA Champions League soccer.
    SIRIUS products for the car, truck, home, RV and boat are available in
more than 4,000 retail locations, including Best Buy, Canadian Tire, Centre
Hi-Fi, Costco, Dumoulin, Future Shop, Home Hardware, London Drugs, Staples,
The Source By Circuit City, Visions, Wal-Mart and 2001 Audio Video. All SIRIUS
programming is available for a monthly subscription fee of only $14.99.
    SIRIUS Canada's automotive partners include Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley,
BMW, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Jaguar, Jeep, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Mazda,
Mercedes Benz, MINI, Mitsubishi, Pana-Pacific, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen,
Volvo and the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA). SIRIUS automotive
partners make up nearly 60 per cent of light vehicle sales in Canada.





For further information:

For further information: about SIRIUS contact: Jeff Roman, SIRIUS Canada
Inc., P: (416) 346-5157, E: jroman@siriuscanada.ca; Samantha Chen, High Road
Communications, P: (416) 644-2263, E: schen@highroad.com; For more Information
about Juno Fan Fare contact: Chris McDowall, Holmes Creative Communications,
P: (416) 628-5648, E: cmcdowall@hccink.com

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