It was bad enough when Sirius canned Boombox but now it seems Music Choice has decided to merge their Dance and Electronica channels into one. I used to flip back and forth when there was something on the Electronica channel I didn’t care for but it seems like every time I tune in now, it’s all Dance all the time. What the heck happened to the Electronica? Do they break blocks up during the day?
And what’s up with the MC MixTape? Sounds like a great idea but I’m not sure what to make of it.
I’m not going to hold my breath about Boombox style content coming back to Sirius or SiriusXM or whatever the heck it’s called now. When it comes to the consumer, 1 is never better than 2. Text from the email I got today after the jump.
Great. I know Sirius and XM are trying to merge their content, especially on music but they dropped my favorite channel, Boombox. I don’t think there was equivalent content on XM so electro/breaks got dropped. The FAQ says to check out Alt Nation, which I already listen to. Alt Nation doesn’t have Boombox’s content. Thanks, guys.
via SIRIUS Satellite Radio – New Channel Lineup: Music