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‘Songs of Summer’ from SiriusXMU, Classic Vinyl + Classic Rewind

When Labor Day Weekend rolls around every year, people start celebrating. I mean, sure, they might not technically be celebrating the American labor movement or economic prosperity (which is what our good friend Wikipedia defines as the point of Labor Day), … Continued

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COVER: Passenger turns Bruce Springsteen’s ‘River’ into a babbling brook

When we say “Passenger,” chances are you’ll think of Michael David Rosenberg’s most successful single to date, Let Her Go. But turns out Passenger is also an adept cover singer, a delightful fact we learned when Rosenberg visited SiriusXM The … Continued

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MMU in LA: Jack Antonoff on why the VMAs are like high school, Mary Lambert won’t take sides in Miley vs. Ed Sheeran + Echosmith got star-struck by Katy Perry

The Morning Mash Up is in Los Angeles this week, and they’re talking to a TON of stars. Needless to say, this is a pretty awesome week to be in L.A., seeing as the MTV VMAs were on Sunday night … Continued

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MMU in LA: Ariana Grande almost got stuck in her VMA spaceship, Jason Derulo had a moment with Taylor Swift + Jenna Marbles’ craziest fan moment

The Morning Mash Up is spending the week in L.A., and they’re bringing in a ton of high-profile celebrity guests! Not only have they spent time with Mary Lambert, Jack Antonoff and Echosmith, but they also talked to VMA winner … Continued

MUSIC, POP

YouTube’s Top Tunes: Get the Latest with Jenna Marbles (8/23/14)

In this week’s YouTube 15, we have the usual mix of new and slightly more well-known pop tracks you need to know ASAP. Let’s get started with Jake Miller, who makes his YouTube 15 debut with First Flight Home, then … Continued

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The Griswolds at No. 1 on ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/23/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, last week’s number four The Griswolds finally ascend to number one, knocking the previously reigning Vance Joy down a peg to number three. Meanwhile, Knox Hamilton stays consistent at number two … Continued

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COVER: Theory of a Deadman slays Stone Temple Pilot’s Interstate Love Song

If you follow SiriusXM’s performance roster, then you’ll know how much we’re suckers for a good cover song. When Canadian rock outfit Theory of a Deadman took the stage for a live show on Octane, they not only played new … Continued

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Interpol at No. 1 on SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (8/23/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15, Spoon’s Inside Out drops from number one back to number eight, and is replaced with Interpol, who roars in with Ancient Ways. Meanwhile, FKA Twigs comes in at number two with Two Weeks, … Continued

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Madonna, Steve Winwood + Bananarama top this week’s 80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown 1986 (8/23/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s ’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown, we go back to 1986 when Madonna topped the list with Papa Don’t Preach. Following close behind was Steve Winwood at number two with Higher Love and Bananarama, who rounded … Continued

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’70s on 7: AT40 Countdown for August 18, 1979 (8/23/14)

It’s time for your ’70s on 7 American Top 40 Countdown! Let’s go back to August 1979, when Chic ruled the airwaves with Good Times. The Knack is up next with My Sharona, Barbra Streisand was all about the Main … Continued