Celebrate Labor Day 2017 with SiriusXM’s special programming all weekend!

Put your work down and turn the radio up! SiriusXM is celebrating the unofficial end of summer with special programming beginning Friday, September 1 and airing throughout the holiday weekend. 50s on 5 (Ch. 5) ’50s School Days All weekend long, 50s on 5 plays … Continued

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August 30, 2017

Put your work down and turn the radio up! SiriusXM is celebrating the unofficial end of summer with special programming beginning Friday, September 1 and airing throughout the holiday weekend.

50s on 5 (Ch. 5)

’50s School Days

All weekend long, 50s on 5 plays Back to School-themed songs that have been suggested by 50s on 5 listeners via Facebook.

Airs: 9/1 starting at 6 pm ET through 9/5

60s on 6 (Ch. 6)

60s on 6’s Last Blast of Summer

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend with the Greatest ’60s Summer hits!

Airs: 9/1 at 3 pm ET through 9/5 at 12 am ET

70s on 7 (Ch. 7)

Summer Songs Of The ’70s

Hear a finale of those Summer Songs of the ‘70s. Tunes that take you back to that June night on the lake. The Saturday in the park.  Splashing in the river, the beach or pool in July. That August camping trip. It’s Labor Day Weekend, and we’ve got an 8-track case loaded with songs from your favorite summer from the ’70s!

Airs: 9/1 at 3 pm ET through 9/4 at 11 pm ET

90s on 9 (Ch. 9)

’90s Labor Day House Party w/ Kid N’ Play

The masters of the ’90s house party, Kid N’ Play take over the 90s on 9 studio to host the biggest party ever seen, playing the top party songs and reflecting on their party hey days!

Airs: 9/1 at 5 pm & 8 pm ET; 9/2 at 7 am, 11 am, 3pm & 10 pm ET; 9/3 at 8 am, 2pm & 9pm ET; 9/4 at 7 am, 1pm & 7 pm ET

Pop2K (Ch. 10)

Boy Band Long Weekend

This Labor Day weekend, let’s hear it for the boys! Backstreet Boys member Nick Carter joins Pop2K to play his favorite boy band tracks, in celebration of his TV show Boy Band! From Backstreet to N*SYNC, O-Town to 98 Degrees, the boys are keeping you company throughout the long weekend.

Airs: 9/1 at 8 pm ET throughout Labor Day Weekend

Pitbull’s Globalization (Ch. 13)

64-Hour Labor Day Mix Weekend

Our Globalization DJs are working overtime for our Labor Day holiday weekend. Don’t stop the party!

Airs: 9/1 through 9/4

The Pulse (Ch. 15) 


There have been some incredible performances over the years at our favorite Napa Valley event.  Listen all Labor Day Weekend as we celebrate the end of summer 2017 every hour with performances from Train, Goo Goo Dolls, Matt Nathanson, Rob Thomas, Colbie Caillat and many others.

Airs: 9/1 starting at 5 pm ET, every hour through 9/4

Pearl Jam Radio (Ch. 22)

Hometown Countdown

Pearl Jam has always delivered a bit extra in front of their hometown fans. This labor day weekend, Pearl Jam Radio counts down the band’s all-time greatest Seattle performances.  

Airs: 9/1 at 5 pm & 10 pm ET; 9/2 at 10 am ET; 9/3 at 7 pm ET; 9/4 at Noon & 8 pm ET; 9/5 at 11 am & 5 pm ET

Classic Rewind (Ch. 25)

Classic Rewind’s 20 Hardest Workin’ Rockers

Hosted by REO Speedwagon’s Kevin Cronin – A Labor Day salute featuring the Top 20 Cassette Era Rockers who continue to tour and amaze audiences.

Airs: 9/1 at 6 pm ET; 9/2 at 8 am & 2 pm ET; 9/3 at 11 am & 9 pm ET; 9/4 at 11 pm ET

Deep Tracks (Ch. 27)

Deep Tracks’ 10 Most Important Albums from the Summer of Love

Hear tracks from the most influential albums from 10 to 1 from the summer of love – 50 years ago.  San Francisco native and SiriusXM host Dusty Street gives insight into each artist/album.

Airs: 9/1 at 12 pm ET; 9/2 at 10 am & 8 pm ET; 9/3 at 6 am & 10 pm ET; 9/4 at 3 am, 9 am & 5 pm ET

Jam On (Ch. 29)

LOCKN’ 2017 Highlights

Jam On will to be replaying the best LOCKN sets from last weekend all Labor Day weekend. Don’t miss conversations with Phil Lesh, Warren Haynes, Ann Wilson, Dave Schools and more!

Airs: 9/1 starting at 4 pm ET through 9/4

Tom Petty Radio (Ch. 31)

George Drakoulias Guest DJ

Tom Petty Radio welcomes special guest DJ George Drakoulias. George produced Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers eleventh studio album The Last DJ. Hear an hour of handpicked tunes, including his favorite Heartbreakers & Traveling Wilburys songs, music from his personal record collection, and more.

Airs:  9/1 at 3 pm ET; 9/2 at 1 am ET; 9/3 at 6 pm ET

The Bridge (Ch. 32)

Ani DiFranco’s Labor Day Mix for Working People

We asked activist and performing songwriter Ani DiFranco to choose labor songs and talk about her experience playing beside Pete Seeger, Utah Phillips and more.

Airs: 9/3 at 10 pm ET; 9/4 at 6 pm ET

Lithium (Ch. 34)

Lithium’s Top Summer Songs from 1997

Hear the best alternative and grunge from the summer of 1997 all Labor Day Weekend long!

Airs: 9/1 through 9/4

Ozzy’s Boneyard (Ch. 38)

Kevin Harvick Guest DJ

Crank up tunes and put the pedal to the medal with professional NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick. Hear his Hard & Heavy Classic Rock playlist during the long Holiday Weekend

Airs: 9/1 at 12 pm ET; 9/2 at 7 am & 4 pm ET; 9/3 at 3 am & 8 pm ET; 9/4 at 11 am & 5 pm ET

The Heat (Ch. 46)

Bey Day Double Play

The Heat is paying homage to Queen Bey on her 36th  birthday with a full day of double plays! In honor of the new twin babies, we will be playing back to back Beyonce records at the top of every hour!

Airs: 9/2 starting at 12 pm ET and the top of every hour

Hair Nation (Ch. 29)

Hair Nation’s Labor Day Double Shift

To everybody who’s ever pulled a double-shift, we salute you! All Labor Day weekend you’ll be hearing double on Hair Nation with Hair Nation’s Labor Day Double Shift! Twice the Poison! Twice the Bon Jovi! Twice the Dokken! Hear two songs back to back from all of your favorite Hair Nation artists for the holiday weekend!

Airs: 9/1 at 5 pm ET through 9/4

Soul Town (Ch. 49)

Soul Town’s 20 Most Popular Male Groups

Our Summer countdown series closes out with a salute to male groups. The Jacksons, Isleys, and Temps, take their place among the hitmakers.

Airs: 9/2 at 12 pm ET

40s Junction (Ch. 73)

Labor Day Weekend, 1945

World War II ended on September 2, 1945, with Japan’s surrender.  The following day, Americans celebrated Labor Day as the first day of world peace. We’ll revisit the moment by playing the songs loaded in our Labor Day 1945 jukeboxes – the Wurlitzer ‘Victory’ and Model 950.

Airs: 9/1 at 3 pm ET through 9/4 at 11 pm ET