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#1 OFFLINE   millertime

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Posted 20 April 2009 - 12:56 PM

What happened to mandatory metallica?

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#2 OFFLINE   Jeremy W

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Posted 20 April 2009 - 01:15 PM

It was temporary.

#3 OFFLINE   Wisegoat

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Posted 20 April 2009 - 01:31 PM

Only lasted until last weekend. Now we get Liquid Metal back. Was never meant to be permanent.

#4 OFFLINE   millertime

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Posted 20 April 2009 - 05:25 PM

Seems like they could find room to keep that one for ever.

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Posted 20 April 2009 - 05:29 PM

Seems like they could find room to keep that one for ever.

They don't even have enough room for the channels they have, let alone new ones.

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Posted 21 April 2009 - 02:58 PM

They don't even have enough room for the channels they have, let alone new ones.


Dude, we are talking about an all metallica channel here. HELLO make room. Nobody listens to half the crap xm has on anyway. I don't think anyone would miss Enlighten channel:) ha ha ha

#7 OFFLINE   Jeremy W

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Posted 21 April 2009 - 03:23 PM

Dude, we are talking about an all metallica channel here. HELLO make room. Nobody listens to half the crap xm has on anyway. I don't think anyone would miss Enlighten channel:) ha ha ha

If there were channels that nobody listened to, Sirius XM would pull them. They're trying to appeal to the widest possible audience.

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Posted 21 April 2009 - 07:45 PM

They don't even have enough room for the channels they have, let alone new ones.


But the music channels dont take up much bandwidth at all right ?

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Posted 21 April 2009 - 07:45 PM

What happened to mandatory metallica?


It was temporary.


Maybe they shouldve called it "Temporary Metallica" instead.

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Posted 21 April 2009 - 09:03 PM

But the music channels dont take up much bandwidth at all right ?

On DirecTV, yes. But on Sirius XM, each channel is taking up a precious slice of a very limited amount of bandwidth. And that's what we're talking about.




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