SXSW Day 4 Recap: Phantogram, Sylvan Esso, The Black Lips + more

Well, we did it. We made it through SXSW ’14! And what do we have to show for it? Oh, just some moments idolizing the great Damon Albarn, talking career resurgences with Gary Numan, hanging with SiriusXMU at the Fader … Continued


SXSW Day 3 Recap: Dee Dee from Dum Dum Girls talks Blondie collab, Damon Albarn talks going solo + more

Day three of SXSW has come and gone, and we’re nowhere near tired of gorging on breakfast tacos, catching showcase after showcase, and hanging at the Fader Fort. If you’ve been listening to SiriusXMU this week, then you’ll already know … Continued


SXSW Day 2 Recap: Cloud Nothings talks Wavves collab, Steve Aoki causes mass hysteria + more

Day two of SXSW has come and gone, and we’re feeling exhilarated, overwhelmed, full of Tex-Mex, and frankly a little out of breath. (People do a lot of walking in Austin.) Anyway. If you’ve been following along in your prayer … Continued


Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with St. Paddy’s Day Radio, Queen, Hangover Hits + more on SiriusXM

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner (or should we say just over the rainbow?), and SiriusXM is ready. In preparation for Monday, March 17, we’ve got our Kiss Me I’m Irish T-shirts (and just enough Guinness to help … Continued


SXSW 2014 Day 1 Recap: SiriusXMU befriends London Grammar, Charli XCX, Bob Mould + more

SXSW 2014 is finally here! (Well, the music portion is, anyway.) Technicalities aside (love you, Interactive and Film!), the fact remains that #SpringBreakAustin is officially underway, and SiriusXMU is along for the ride. Stationed at the Fader Fort all week, … Continued


Happy birthday, Johnny Knoxville! Here’s the best of Johnny & Roger Alan Wade on Outlaw Country

Perpetual prankster Johnny Knoxville hasn’t changed much since his Jackass days, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing. In the years since purposefully smacking himself and his friends in the face, midsection, and, er, nether-region, Knoxville has moved on to … Continued


ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (3/10/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Big Data takes the the top spot for the second week in a row with Dangerous. Meanwhile, previously reigning countdown champion Bastille stays steady at number four with Bad Blood, Magic Man’s Paris grabs … Continued


SiriusXM U will be in Austin during SXSW, and you know what that means: more #sxsselfies

Happy SXSW week! As we speak, all manner of self-proclaimed film, music, and tech geeks are descending on Austin, TX for this year’s South By South West festival (running March 7-16). Needless to say, things are gonna get squished. SiriusXM … Continued


The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (3/10/14)

This week on The Pulse channel’s 2000s & Today Countdown, The Calling’s yearn-pop anthem Wherever You Will Go takes the number one spot… in the year 2002. Today, however, American Authors’ Best Day of My Life is at number one … Continued


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