SiriusXM and Pandora Present 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.

Small Stage Series

Iconic Acts. Iconic Venues.

J Cole for Small Stage Series
J. Cole – October 23
In an iconic and intimate setting in a secret location in Los Angeles, J. Cole will perform 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) Tuesday, October 26 at 6 pm ET with rebroadcasts multiple times throughout the week.
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H.E.R. – November 2nd
The Academy- and GRAMMY® Award-winning singer songwriter’s show at the world-famous Apollo Theater will feature performances of songs from her recently released Back Of My Mind album. The concert will air live nationwide on SiriusXM’s The Heat channel (Ch. 46) and on the SXM App Tuesday, November 2 at 8:00 pm ET. 
For a chance to win tickets and a trip to New York City to see the show, SiriusXM subscribers as of 7/21/21 can enter here. Non-subscribers/listeners can enter here. Pandora listeners can enter for a chance to win tickets only here.

Alicia Keys for Small Stage Series
Alicia Keys – November 11
During an intimate concert at the world-famous Apollo Theater in New York, Alicia Keys will perform her fan favorite hits plus music from her latest album Alicia. Attendees will also be treated to a preview of all-new music from her forthcoming highly-anticipated eighth studio album.
For a chance to win tickets to see the show, SiriusXM subscribers as of 10/06/21 can enter here.
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Nathaniel Rateliff for Small Stage Series
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats - November 13
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats will perform at Tipitina’s in New Orleans, LA for SiriusXM and Pandora’s Small Stage Series on Saturday, November 13. Fans can also enjoy Night Sweats Radio with Nathaniel Rateliff, debuting this Friday, October 22 at 10 am ET on The Spectrum (Ch. 28), via satellite and on the SXM App.
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For a chance to win tickets to see the show, SiriusXM subscribers as of 10/05/21 can enter here.


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)
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Past Small Stage Series Events

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).


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).


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 Coldplay Radio. 

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)

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).

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. This intimate concert marked Chesney’s only concert this year ahead of his wildly anticipated Here and Now 2022 Stadium Tour. This very special show featured Chesney performing songs from across his career, including many of the #1s that made him Billboard’s biggest Country Singles Chart artist. Hear Kenny on his exclusive SiriusXM channel, No Shoes Radio (Ch. 57).


John Mulaney
John Mulaney
The comedian performed an intimate stand-up set City Winery in New York City on September 1. 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. The Emmy-award winning comic recently kicked-off his highly-anticipated new tour, “From Scratch,” which has sold out venues across the country.
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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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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.


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).