NEW YORK, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Howard Stern and SiriusXM today announced the worldwide premiere of the complete and uncensored video of "Howard Stern's Birthday Bash" available for free to everyone in the world. Howard Stern made the announcement on his show; for audio of the announcement, visit https://soundcloud.com/howardstern/birthdaybashvideo.
The video, directed by Emmy Award-winning producer and director Joel Gallen, will be available at SiriusXM.com and HowardStern.com starting Monday, June 23 at 6:00 am ET, and running through July 2014.
"Howard Stern's Birthday Bash," the live four-hour radio event, was broadcast on both of Howard Stern's exclusive SiriusXM channels, Howard 100 and Howard 101, on January 31, 2014, from New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom. The broadcast was hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and attracted a top-level lineup of celebrities, stars, and performers for a truly unique night of live comedy, music and entertainment. The celebration featured live music performances by Rob Zombie, The Black Keys, John Mayer, Jon Bon Jovi, Adam Levine, Train, Jewel, John Fogerty, Dave Grohl, Steven Tyler and Slash; a rare sit-down interview with David Letterman; appearances by George Takei, Jeff Probst, Joan Rivers, Jeffrey Ross, Kathy Griffin, Governor Chris Christie, Louis C.K., Katie Couric, Whoopi Goldberg, Bryan Cranston, Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers, Fred Armisen, Lena Dunham, Sarah Silverman and Natalie Maines, Rosie O'Donnell, John Stamos, Maria Menounos, Heidi Klum and Johnny Knoxville, and an audience of Howard Stern fans ranging from Robert Downey Jr. and Barbara Walters to Howard Stern's "Wack Pack" members.
Fans will have free access to the video of "Howard Stern's Birthday Bash" through July and can watch the celebration in its entirety at any time on smartphones, tablets, and online. Viewers will be able to pause, rewind, and jump to favorite performances, as well as share their favorite scenes with friends.
"I can't stop watching this video, and can't wait to share it with my fans," said Howard Stern. "So much happened that night; the skill and artistry of performances; the stories that came out of the audience; even a rare glimpse of me having a good time; this video gives you the best view of it all."
"It was an unforgettable evening of entertainment from some of the world's best talent and we can't wait to share Howard's special night with all of his fans," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. "If you couldn't be there and didn't hear the exclusive broadcast from the evening, you will now get to enjoy in short bits or binge on the whole evening of entertainment. It's a wonderful, unpredictable and well-deserved toast to Howard Stern."
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