SiriusXM Presents the Small Stage Series

With performances in small, iconic venues in cities across the country, this live event series includes a lineup of premier artists from across musical genres and styles, as well as comedy. We’ll have even more great shows all year!

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Biggest Moments from the Small Stage Series

Past Small Stage Series Events

Jason Aldean
Jason Aldean, who is the #1 most-streamed country artist of all time on Pandora, having logged more than 11 billion lifetime streams, performed at Nashville’s Marathon Music Works for SiriusXM and Pandora’s Small Stage Series. Hear Jason on The Highway (Ch. 56).

J Balvin
J Balvin
The global ambassador of Reggaeton and GRAMMY® Award-winning artist recorded an exclusive performance in New York City. The special show featured the artist performing his worldwide hits as well as music from his upcoming album that’s often heard on Pandora’s #1 Latin station, El Pulso. Hear J Balvin on SiriusXM’s Caliente (Ch. 158) and Pitbull’s Globalization (Ch. 13)


Kane Brown
Kane Brown
The multi-platform award-winning Country sensation gave a lucky audience an exclusive look into his Blessed and Free Tour with a special performance recorded during rehearsals in Nashville. Hear Kane on SiriusXM's The Highway (Ch. 56).

Brandi Carlile
Brandi Carlile
The six-time GRAMMY® Award-winning singer-songwriter and producer performed an exclusive show on an outdoor stage at Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett, NY. Hear Brandi on SiriusXM's The Spectrum channel (Ch. 28).


Michael Che at Small Stage Series
Michael Che
The comedian known for co-anchoring the iconic “Weekend Update” segment on Saturday Night Live and That Damn Michael series on HBO Max performed an intimate stand-up show exclusively for SiriusXM subscribers and Pandora listeners at City Winery in Philadelphia
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Kenny Chesney
Kenny Chesney
The eight-time Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year performed an exclusive concert featuring the songs that have defined coming of age over the last 15 years. Hear Kenny on his exclusive  SiriusXM channel, No Shoes Radio (Ch. 57).


The GRAMMY® Award-winning British rock band performed at the world-famous Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. The exclusive concert marked the first time that Coldplay has performed at the iconic venue and comes ahead of the band’s ninth studio album Music of the Spheres. Hear Coldplay on The Pulse (Ch. 5).

J Cole for Small Stage Series
J. Cole
In an iconic and intimate setting in a secret location in Los Angeles, J. Cole performed songs from his latest album The Off-Season as well as fan favorites exclusively for SiriusXM subscribers and Pandora listeners. The performance will air on SiriusXM's Hip Hop Nation (Ch. 44 and on the SXM App).


Def Leppard for Small Stage Series
Def Leppard
Def Leppard performed an intimate, special invitation-only concert at the Whisky a Go Go in Los Angeles in celebration of the band's forthcoming album Diamond Star Halos.

Glass Animals
Glass Animals
The British alternative band performed an exclusive intimate show at Metro in Chicago, IL. The concert, amid the band’s “Dreamland Tour,” featured Glass Animals performing music from their three full length albums, including 2020’s Dreamland and their Double-Platinum hit "Heat Waves." Hear Glass Animals on  SiriusXm's Alt Nation channel (Ch. 36)

Go-Go's for Small Stage Series
The Go-Go’s
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees The Go-Go’s returned to a stage where it all began, at Whisky a Go Go in Los Angeles, delivering a spirited live performance of hits and new music. Hear the Go-Go's on 1st Wave (Ch. 33).

The Academy- and GRAMMY® Award-winning singer songwriter’s show at the world-famous Apollo Theater featured performances of songs from her recently released Back Of My Mind album. Hear H.E.R. on SiriusXM's The Heat channel (Ch. 46).


Alicia Keys for Small Stage Series
Alicia Keys
During an intimate concert at the world-famous Apollo Theater in New York, Alicia Keys performed her fan favorite hits plus music from her latest album Alicia. Hear Alicia on Heart & Soul (Ch. 48).

Avril Lavigne
Eight-time GRAMMY® Award-nominated multi-platinum singer, songwriter, designer, and philanthropist Avril Lavigne performed at The Roxy in Los Angeles. Hear Avril on Pop2K (Ch. 10).

Dave Matthews at Small Stage Series
Dave Matthews
The GRAMMY® Award-winning singer-songwriter performed an acoustic set on an outdoor stage at Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett, NY, featuring music spanning the influential artist and songwriter's career. Hear DMB hits, fan favorites, rarities, live trax, complete concerts, music from artists they love, and exclusive commentary from the band on Dave Matthews Band Radio (Ch. 30).


Maneskin for Small Stage Series
Måneskin played special invitation-only concert for SiriusXM’s Small Stage Series presented by American Express, at The House of X on Thursday, July 28. The concert featured Måneskin performing their breakthrough tracks and fan favorites, as well as their new single “Supermodel.” 


John Mayer at Small Stage Series
John Mayer

Legendary guitarist John Mayer performed at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles as part of SiriusXM's Small Stage Series. Hear John on The Spectrum (Ch. 28).

John Mulaney
John Mulaney
The comedian performed an intimate stand-up set City Winery in New York City. Among many other accomplishments, John has hosted Saturday Night Live four times and done three Netflix specials: New In Town, The Comeback Kid, and Kid Gorgeous at Radio City.
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Nathaniel Rateliff for Small Stage Series
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats performed at Tipitina’s in New Orleans, LA for SiriusXM and Pandora’s Small Stage Series. You can hear Night Sweats Radio with Nathaniel Rateliff on The Spectrum (Ch. 28).


Shaggy at Small Stage Series
The multi-GRAMMY® Award winning reggae icon and host of the new radio show, Shaggy’s Yaad on SiriusXM FLY (Ch. 47), performed an exclusive show featuring fan favorites on an outdoor stage at Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett, NY.


Ed Sheeran
Following the drop of his latest album, Ed Sheeran headlined an exclusive Small Stage Series performance at The Belasco in Los Angeles. Hear Ed on SiriusXM Hits 1 (Ch. 2) and The Pulse (Ch. 5).


Twenty One Pilots at Small Stage Series
Twenty One Pilots
The GRAMMY® Award-winning duo performed an exclusive intimate show at the Newport Music Hall in their hometown of Columbus, Ohio. Ahead of their sold-out “Takeøver Tour,” the duo performed some of their biggest songs to date including selections from their acclaimed new album, Scaled And Icy. Hear Twenty One Pilots on SiriusXM’s Alt Nation channel (Ch. 36).