Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “Free Bird” Southern Rock Channel Returns To SiriusXM

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Good news Southern Rock fans, SiriusXM announced today that “Free Bird,” the Lynyrd Skynyrd Southern Rock Channel is officially back.

“Free Bird,” Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Southern Rock Channel, will showcase music from Lynyrd Skynyrd’s extensive career, including the band’s hits and rarities. The channel will also include southern rock classics from an array of artists, including The Allman Brothers Band, The Marshall Tucker Band, 38 Special, Molly Hatchet, Blackfoot, ZZ Top and many more.

The channel will also feature new exclusively hosted shows including, Southern Rock Pioneer, Henry Paul of The Outlaws Guest DJ Show, Allman Brothers Band guitarist Warren Haynes Guest DJ Show, ‘SiriusXM’s Top 20 Southern Rockers’ hosted by comedian Jeff Foxworthy, Johnny Van Zant’s Favorite Southern Rock Singers, Gary Rossington’s Favorite Southern Rock Guitarists
Rickey Medlocke’s Favorite Southern Rock Albums, and 38 Special’s Don Barnes Guest DJ Show.

The limited-run music channel which launched at 12:00 PM ET today will run through Thursday, May 23 on SiriusXM radios (channel 30) and on the SiriusXM app.

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