24/7 Jewish culture
by: Leslie Bunder - Last updated: 2006-12-14
Eight nights of non-stop Jewish culture will be on offer throughout the festival of Chanukah from US-based satellite radio network XM.
Radio Hanukkah is a landmark broadcast which will be available to listeners not just in the United State but to anyone with an internet connection who can tune in for free during the transmission dates.
From December 15 to December 23, listeners will be able to hear from a plet5hora of leading Jewish artists and performers including Regina Spektor, The Klezmatics, The Barenaked Ladies and Neil Sedaka.
As well as pop and rock, the station will be broadcasting chat, comedy and children's programming as well as traditional Jewish music and klezmer.
Online users can sign up to the shows by entering TheChosen as the special promotional code to gain access through the XM website.