COUNTRY, MUSIC

Watch the Eli Young Band perform Dust and Drunk Last Night on The Highway

Texas-based country outfit The Eli Young Band has enjoyed scads of airplay on SiriusXM The Highway (see: their weekly placement on The Highway’s Hot 45 countdown), and they’ve just put out a brand-new record titled 10,000 Towns. To celebrate the … Continued

MUSIC

6 almost-famous bands to look out for at SXSW 2014

The annual South By Southwest festival is arriving faster than you can say “taco truck,” and before you know it, Austin will be overrun with film, music, and tech geeks from across the country. And for good reason: Literally hundreds … Continued

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Rick Ross: ‘I feel like bosses lead by example, ya undadig?’ The Bawse talks Mastermind + remaking The Notorious B.I.G.’s Nobody

After nearly a decade on the hip-hop scene, Maybach Music Group chief Rick Ross has staked his claim as THE Bawse (and if you don’t believe us, just ask GQ). After releasing a couple of singles late last year (No … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Watch Jagwar Ma perform a psych-pop cover of Solange’s Losing You

Australian psych-dance outfit Jagwar Ma have a lot of buzz surrounding their 2013 debut album, Howlin’. (I mean, one doesn’t earn a 7.7 on Pitchfork and positive recognition from NME, Drowned In Sound and AllMusic without achieving something of an … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (2/28/14)

It’s another top week for Behemoth on the Liquid Metal Devil’s Dozen countdown with Ora Pro Nobis Lucifer earning the number one spot for the fourth week running. Meanwhile, Carcass jumps up to number two from last week’s five with Master … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTRY, MUSIC

THE HIGHWAY: HOT 45 Countdown (3/1/14)

Once again, The Highway plugs you into the country music scene with its Hot 45 Countdown. This week, Jason Aldean takes the number one spot with When She Says Baby, Thomas Rhett nabs number two with Give Me Some Of … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (3/1/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, we’ve got the silver-haired St. Vincent at number one with Digital Witness. Next up is Beck with Blue Moon at number two, then Phantogram follows at number three with Black Out Days. … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (3/1/14)

The Spectrum–spanning the past, present, and future of Rock–provides excellent listening for all generations, which is highlighted by their weekly Baker’s Dozen countdown. This week, Spectrum Certified artist Hozier took the top spot with Take Me To The Church, while … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Watch Young the Giant rock out live to Firelight and It’s About Time on SiriusXM

California indie-rockers Young the Giant recently performed a private concert for SiriusXM subscribers at The Studio at Webster Hall in NYC, where they rocked out, harmonized like pros, busted a move or two, and showed off some impressive falsetto (seriously, … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP

’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown Feb. 28th, 1980 (2/28/14)

This week, the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown brings us back to 1980. The world was mourning the sudden and unexpected loss of John Lennon and growing accustomed to the idea of 24/7 news on CNN. Meanwhile, kids were … Continued