NIKKI SIXX TO LAUNCH NATIONALLY SYNDICATED RADIO PROGRAMS
October 29, 2009
Premiere Radio Networks and Rock Icon Nikki Sixx Launch Nationally Syndicated Radio Programs Sixx Sense with Nikki Sixx and The Side Show Countdown with Nikki Sixx
Premiere Radio Networks announced today it will launch Sixx Sense with NikkiSixx on Rock/Alternative music stations in January 2010. Hosted by Nikki Sixx,co-founder/bassist/songwriter of the world-renowned band Motley Crue andchart-topping band Sixx:A.M., producer, clothing designer and best-sellingauthor, the program will air nationwide Monday through Friday from 7 p.m. tomidnight local time.
Each night, Sixx will discuss music and lifestyle topics as he gives listeners abackstage look at the world and mind of a rock star. Delivered with his uniqueperspective and attitude, Sixx will welcome celebrity guests, recording artistsand fascinating characters from all walks of life. All this and more will becoupled with radio station playlists.
In addition, Sixx will host a two-hour original weekend program titled The SideShow Countdown with Nikki Sixx. Debuting in January 2010, Sixx will airtop-charting songs, showcase new and emerging artists, and welcome guests fromthe worlds of music and entertainment. The program will be available for airSaturday or Sunday between 6 a.m. and midnight local time. Sixx will broadcastboth programs from Premiere`s Los Angeles studios.
Sixx commented, “Radio has been instrumental in almost every successful endeavorof mine and it is the best way to connect with a wide audience on a daily basis.I look forward to being involved in every aspect of building Sixx Sense, fromthe content of the show, to the website, to the logo, to the music beds, to ofcourse, hosting every day.”
Premiere Radio Networks SVP of Programming Jennifer Leimgruber commented, “Weare tremendously excited for the opportunity to work with Nikki Sixx and to makegreat radio together. The combination of his passion for music, unbridledcreativity, humor, curiosity and dedication will create a program that surprisesand entertains a wide range of listeners.”
For affiliations, please contact Premiere Radio Networks at 818-377-5300.
About Nikki Sixx
Nikki Sixx is the iconic founder, bass player and songwriter for thegenre-defining rock band Motley Crue; author of the New York Times Best Seller,The Heroin Diaries and the accompanying soundtrack with Sixx:A.M.; co-founder ofrock couture fashion line Royal Underground; Chief Creative Officer of ElevenSeven Music; philanthropist; photographer and more. The creative force behind amultitude of projects, Nikki is an international superstar who never stopsinventing new ways to express himself. Motley Crue has sold more than 80 millionalbums worldwide, The Heroin Diariesstayed atop the New York Times Best Sellerlist for more than six months and the accompanying soundtrack by Sixx:A.M.solidified the supergroup with “Life Is Beautiful,” the most played rock trackof 2008. Sixx is currently exploring the art of photography and working on thenext Sixx:A.M. record as well as his next book, in addition to launching thesyndicated radio show “Sixx Sense” and its companion weekend show “The Side ShowCountdown With Nikki Sixx.”