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Please click here for the Sirius XM, MegaHertz – London Calling episode.

In this MegaHertz episode, Noreena Hertz is joined by award-winning neuroscientist and author Sarah-Jayne Blakemore, political journalist and writer James Bloodworth, and Israel’s favourite prime time news-anchor, Yonit Levi. Together they discuss the teenage mind, going undercover at Amazon, and why Israelis have a thing for Trump.

MegaHertz: International Women’s Day

March 22nd, 2018 by admin

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Please click here for the Sirius XM, MegaHertz – London Calling episode.

In this episode, MegaHertz celebrates International Women’s Day 2018. Noreena Hertz is joined by economist and campaigner Vicky Pryce, novelist and Costa prize winner Rebecca Stott, and award-winning comedian and actress Shazia Mirza. Together they discuss modern-day feminism, extremist religious cults, and whether the justice system is fair on women.

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Please click here for the Sirius XM, MegaHertz – London Calling episode.

In this episode, MegaHertz features best-selling science author David Adam, the inspiring adventurer Sarah Outen, who was the first woman to row across the Indian ocean, and acclaimed author and morning-guru Allan Jenkins. Together they ask whether we can make ourselves more intelligent, the trials and rewards of travelling the world by boat and dealing with nature’s worst storms, and discuss the benefits of waking up early.

MegaHertz: New Years Day Special

February 7th, 2018 by admin

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Please click here for the Sirius XM, MegaHertz – London Calling episode.

On this very special New Year’s day show, Noreena Hertz is joined by world-renowned historian, broadcaster, and television presenter Simon Schama, Mona Chalabi who is the Guardian’s Data Editor, ‘Book of the Year’ winner Anna Ptaszynski, as well as former Head of Television at the BBC, and now movie and television producer, Danny Cohen. They ask what the forces were that defined 2017, who wins our vote for the most cretinous leader of 2017, and what are our hopes and fears for the year to come.

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Please click here for the Sirius XM, MegaHertz – London Calling episode.

In this episode,  Noreena Hertz is joined by former Deputy Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Nick Clegg, visionary entrepreneur Stacey Boyd, and writer and philosopher Alain de Botton. They question how long London can be a European center, why its OK to see the glass half empty, and finally, how to remain calm in these anxious times.

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Please click here for the Sirius XM, MegaHertz – London Calling episode.

In this episode, Noreena is joined by the Managing Director of the UK’s most iconic soccer club Liverpool FC, and fellow American, Billy Hogan, Gabe Turner, who has made films about Usain Bolt and Marvin Gaye, and is also James Corden’s business partner, and Rick Edwards who is a broadcaster, author, and science populiser. They’ll be taking a look at the science behind sci-fi movies, questioning the real lives of celebrities and asking who you would most like to appear on carpool karaoke.

 

 

 

 

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Please click here for the Sirius XM, MegaHertz – London Calling episode.

In this episode, Noreena is joined by the UK’s most popular Quiz Show host, author and TV producer, Richard Osman, space researcher and emergency medicine MD, Dr Beth Healey, and the Financial Time’s Global Media Editor Matthew Garrahan. They’ll be discussing Rupert Murdoch’s interest in taking over British broadcaster, Sky, what it’s like to cut yourself off from the world to travel through space, and quiz shows from a British perspective.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc-Noreena-Hertz

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NEW YORKJuly 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today SiriusXM, a U.S.-based radio company with more than 32 million subscribers, announced the debut of MegaHertz: London Calling hosted by one of the United Kingdom’s most noted and dynamic intellectuals, Noreena Hertz. The program will broadcast live from London starting Monday, August 28 at 1:00 p.m. ET on SiriusXM Insight channel 121.

With her new Insight program, Hertz will become SiriusXM’s first foreign-based host for news and talk programming and will serve as Chief Europe Correspondent across all talk radio channels. Her show, MegaHertz: London Calling, will invite listeners into Hertz’s salon, bringing a powerful variety of voices and opinions from the across the Atlantic.

Each episode will transport listeners into Hertz’s inner circle, an eclectic mix of writers, thinkers, political players, artists, business leaders, comedians, celebrities, and more. During the one-hour live show, Hertz and her guests will discuss and debate topics ranging from news and current events, to pop culture, business, the arts and beyond, as well as provide a unique opportunity to hear European-based perspectives on stories dominating headlines in the United States.

“I’m hugely excited to be launching MegaHertz: London Calling on SiriusXM and beginning a relationship with its listeners,” said Hertz. “The world has never been more vibrant, complex and controversial. I have plenty to say about the big topics affecting us all and will be inviting an eclectic and energetic mix of guests to debate them with me here in the UK and our listeners across America.”

“Designer Vivienne Westwood has said of Noreena’s writings, ‘That is what punk is all about,’ and that is the exact type of energy and attitude SiriusXM subscribers can expect from Noreena,” said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer of SiriusXM. “Beyond her reputation as one of Britain’s foremost intellectuals, Noreena will also deliver an irreverent European flair and offer SiriusXM listeners nationwide a fresh perspective from across the pond.”

A respected economist who has graced the cover of Newsweek magazine and was named “one of the world’s leading thinkers” by The Observer, Hertz rose to prominence in the U.K. shortly after graduating college at 19-years-old. Hertz has a PhD from Cambridge University, an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and is currently a Visiting Professor at University College London. She has advised some of the world’s leading business and political figures, regularly chairs sessions at The World Economic Forum in Davos, and has delivered Keynote Speeches at TED conferences and Google Zeitgeist events.

Hertz’s best-selling books The Silent Takeover, IOU: The Debt Threat, and Eyes Wide Open are published in 22 countries. She has written for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Financial Times, The Guardian, The Times of London and Wired, and has appeared on flagship television shows on CBS, CNBC, PBS, the BBC, and ITV.

MegaHertz: London Calling will join Insight’s powerful lineup, which includes programs from Pete DominickJohn Fugelsang, and Neil De Grasse Tyson, and features WNYC’s Here’s The Thing with Alec Baldwin and Freakonomics Radio.

SiriusXM recently announced that its 200+ channels – including SiriusXM Insight – are now also available for streaming to SiriusXM subscribers nationwide with Amazon Alexa. Go to www.SiriusXM.com/AmazonAlexa to learn more.

About SiriusXM

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is the world’s largest radio company measured by revenue and has more than 32.0 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and offers commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment, and a wide-range of Latin music, sports and talk programming. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company and on smartphones and other connected devices as well as online at siriusxm.com. SiriusXM radios and accessories are available from retailers nationwide and online at SiriusXM. SiriusXM also provides premium traffic, weather, data and information services for subscribers through SiriusXM Traffic™, SiriusXM Travel Link, NavTraffic®, NavWeather™. SiriusXM delivers weather, data and information services to aircraft and boats through SiriusXM Aviation™ and SiriusXM Marine™. In addition, SiriusXM Music for Business provides commercial-free music to a variety of businesses. SiriusXM holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has approximately 2.8 million subscribers. SiriusXM is also a leading provider of connected vehicles services, giving customers access to a suite of safety, security, and convenience services including automatic crash notification, stolen vehicle recovery assistance, enhanced roadside assistance and turn-by-turn navigation.

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