Margera announced his new show during a guest appearance this evening on Tony Hawk's Demolition Radio program, heard each Tuesday exclusively on SIRIUS.
Margera is the creator, producer, director and star of Viva La Bam, which enters its third season in October. He's also the co-creator and co-star of Jackass and Jackass: The Movie, which has grossed over $100 million. Margera has been featured in several of the nation's top publications, including Rolling Stone, People, ESPN the Magazine, Sports Illustrated, Details and Revolver.
"There couldn't be a more appropriate radio host for SIRIUS Faction than Bam Margera," said Scott Greenstein, SIRIUS President of Entertainment and Sports. "Bam is as wickedly entertaining as he is unpredictable, and that's exactly what Faction is all about. We love giving our hosts the opportunity to share their eclectic tastes in music with their fans."
"I'm psyched to be joining Tony Hawk and the Faction team," Margera said. "Now we are finally going to be able to play some serious Scandinavian rock!"
Margera joins skateboarding legend Tony Hawk, world champion surfer Kelly Slater and Olympic competitor and beach volleyball champion Kerri Walsh as a host on SIRIUS Faction. Over the next few months, SIRIUS will announce additional star athletes who will join Faction's on-air team.
The yet-to-be-titled Margera radio show will launch this fall, exclusively on SIRIUS.
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