Originally Posted On Nov 5, 2008 8:00 PM ET Sirius & XM Set To Combine Channels Next Week By Kevin Carter & Keith Berman As America now comes together, basking in the post-election afterglow, Sirius and XM appear to be ready to do the same. R&R has now confirmed what we recently alluded to: Next Wednesday, Nov. 12 will be D-Day for channel realignment. As we speak, jocks and sweepers on both services are alerting listeners to channel moves going down that day. We expect most, if not all, format duplication will probably be eliminated at that time, so expect to see a bunch of channels disappear with the changes. R&R - Radio & Records, Inc.