HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Hip-Hop 101: KRS-One names 3 essential albums for the hip-hop newbie in your life

Let’s say you had a friend who’d literally never listened to hip-hop. Sure, that’s basically impossible, but say they existed. Maybe they’ve been living on Mars for their entire lives. What would you instruct them to listen to first? Backspin‘s … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

Hear The Black Keys perform live from Nashville on Alt Nation

Airing Tuesday 5/27 at 10 pm ET (9 pm CT) on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 Replaying Wednesday 5/28 at 12 am ET Mark your calendars: Garage/blues rock duo The Black Keys are performing at The Mercy Lounge in Nashville this … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Coldplay LIVE at the Beacon Theatre: See photos of the special show

Who listened to Coldplay’s live performance at the Beacon Theatre on Alt Nation? If you did, then full marks! You officially win the Coldplay game. You got to hear Chris Martin utter phrases like, “If only we had the courage to … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Baker’s Dozen Countdown (5/3/14): The Spectrum’s got a Fever, and the only cure is more Black Keys

In this week’s Baker’s Dozen, there’s just no stopping the Black Keys, who hit the top yet again with their No. 1 ranking single Fever. Meanwhile, Boy & Bear come in at number two with Southern Sun, Ray LaMontange warms … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

Watch Dierks Bentley perform What Was I Thinkin’, Riser + I Hold On

Country/bluegrass performer Dierks Bentley recently stopped by SiriusXM’s Nashville studio to perform a very special SuperFan concert on The Highway, where he played some new and older tracks and talked to Storme Warren about his decade-long career. “For some reason … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP

Neon Trees, Bastille + John Legend dominate The Pulse’s Top 15 countdown (5/3/14)

Welcome to another Pulse Top 15 Countdown! This week’s featured ’00s year is 2006, where Daniel Powter’s Bad Day topped the charts in early May. At number two is Natasha Bedingfield’s ubiquitous coming-of-age jam, Unwritten (cue The Hills memories), and … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

See photos from Rascal Flatts’ Nashville SuperFan concert + hear the live show on Tuesday, May 13

Airing Tuesday 5/13 at 1 pm ET, Thursday 5/15 at 9 pm ET, Saturday 5/17 at 4 pm ET, Sunday 5/18 at 11 pm ET on The Highway, Ch. 59 Country superstars Rascal Flatts are gearing up to release a … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK, WHAT'S ON

Cinco de Mayo: Celebrate on SiriusXM Caliente, Ozzy’s Boneyard + Águila!

Cinco de Mayo has several origins: 1) Mexican-American communities in the West celebrating freedom and democracy in the first years of the Civil War; 2) commemorating the Mexican army’s victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla in 1862; … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Oldies Party takes over 50s on 5 this weekend, so let’s twist & shout with an Oldies Party playlist!

Airing Friday 5/2 at 5 pm ET through Monday 5/5 at 3 am ET on 50s on 5 If you follow early rock ‘n’ roll artists like Elvis, The Beatles, The Beach Boys, and The Rolling Stones, then chances are … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Hear Coldplay perform live from NYC’s Beacon Theatre on Monday, May 5 at 10 pm ET

Airing Monday 5/5 at 10 pm ET on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 If you’ve been following mighty piano pop pioneers Coldplay, then chances are you’ll be aware that the British boys are set to release their sixth studio album, Ghost … Continued