Country, Music, Rock

Roger Daltrey: It was ‘amazing’ to work with terminally ill Dr. Feelgood rocker Wilko Johnson

If you had exactly one year left to live, what would you do? If you’re rocker Wilko Johnson, formerly of pub rock band Dr. Feelgood (and, fun fact, also the mute/mutinous Ser Ilyn Payne on HBO’s Game of Thrones), then … Continued

Country, Music, Rock

Roger Daltrey: It was ‘amazing’ to work with terminally ill Dr. Feelgood rocker Wilko Johnson

If you had exactly one year left to live, what would you do? If you’re rocker Wilko Johnson, formerly of pub rock band Dr. Feelgood (and, fun fact, also the mute/mutinous Ser Ilyn Payne on HBO’s Game of Thrones), then … Continued

Entertainment, Music

Celebrate Mother’s Day on 1st Wave, Classic Rewind, SiriusXM STARS, The Message + more

Mother’s Day is on the horizon (Sunday 5/11) and SiriusXM is ready! (Are you? If not, better click your way over to our Mother’s Day Gift Guide. Ya slacker.) Here’s a quick look at what’s in store: Classic Rewind is … Continued

Entertainment, Music

Celebrate Mother’s Day on 1st Wave, Classic Rewind, SiriusXM STARS, The Message + more

Mother’s Day is on the horizon (Sunday 5/11) and SiriusXM is ready! (Are you? If not, better click your way over to our Mother’s Day Gift Guide. Ya slacker.) Here’s a quick look at what’s in store: Classic Rewind is … Continued

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

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, 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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, Rock

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

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

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

Music, Rock

Watch Hurray for the Riff Raff perform I Know It’s Wrong (But That’s Alright)’

Hurray for the Riff Raff frontwoman, singer-songwriter, and banjo player Alynda Lee Segarra is one of the more fascinating ladies in contemporary music. Originally from the Bronx, Segarra spent her formative years connecting with the Lower East Side’s hardcore punk … Continued

Music, Rock

Watch Hurray for the Riff Raff perform I Know It’s Wrong (But That’s Alright)’

Hurray for the Riff Raff frontwoman, singer-songwriter, and banjo player Alynda Lee Segarra is one of the more fascinating ladies in contemporary music. Originally from the Bronx, Segarra spent her formative years connecting with the Lower East Side’s hardcore punk … Continued

Music, Pop

Watch Rita Ora perform a stripped-down rendition of I Will Never Let You Down

Rita Ora is many things: international pop star, ubiquitous fashionista, sometimes-model, and, more recently, Mia Grey in the upcoming film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey. But lest you forget, the British-Albanian singer-songwriter is first and foremost a mighty talented … Continued

Music, Pop

Watch Rita Ora perform a stripped-down rendition of I Will Never Let You Down

Rita Ora is many things: international pop star, ubiquitous fashionista, sometimes-model, and, more recently, Mia Grey in the upcoming film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey. But lest you forget, the British-Albanian singer-songwriter is first and foremost a mighty talented … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Bastille, Neon Trees + John Legend rule The Pulse’s Top 15 countdown (4/25/14)

For the fifth week running, Bastille’s Pompeii grabs the number one spot in The Pulse’s Top 15 Countdown, and Neon Trees’ Sleeping With a Friend follows suit at number two for the fourth week. Meanwhile, 2008 had Sara Bareilles’ Love … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Bastille, Neon Trees + John Legend rule The Pulse’s Top 15 countdown (4/25/14)

For the fifth week running, Bastille’s Pompeii grabs the number one spot in The Pulse’s Top 15 Countdown, and Neon Trees’ Sleeping With a Friend follows suit at number two for the fourth week. Meanwhile, 2008 had Sara Bareilles’ Love … Continued

Music, Pop

5 Seconds of Summer talk career beginnings + their She Looks So Perfect EP

Hits 1on1 with 5 Seconds of Summer airs Saturday 4/26 at 2 pm ET on Hits 1 Replaying Saturday 4/26 at 8 pm ET and Sunday 4/27 at 8 am, 4 pm, and 11 pm ET If you need proof … Continued

Music, Pop

5 Seconds of Summer talk career beginnings + their She Looks So Perfect EP

Hits 1on1 with 5 Seconds of Summer airs Saturday 4/26 at 2 pm ET on Hits 1 Replaying Saturday 4/26 at 8 pm ET and Sunday 4/27 at 8 am, 4 pm, and 11 pm ET If you need proof … Continued

Music, Rock

Party On! Tune into Classic Rock Party’s sneak preview weekend takeover on Classic Rewind

Airing Friday 4/25 at 5 pm ET through Monday, 4/28 at 3 am ET on Classic Rewind, Ch. 25 The weekend is just around the corner, and you know what that means… PARTYYYYYY! That’s right: SiriusXM Classic Rock Party (Internet Radio, … Continued

Music, Rock

Party On! Tune into Classic Rock Party’s sneak preview weekend takeover on Classic Rewind

Airing Friday 4/25 at 5 pm ET through Monday, 4/28 at 3 am ET on Classic Rewind, Ch. 25 The weekend is just around the corner, and you know what that means… PARTYYYYYY! That’s right: SiriusXM Classic Rock Party (Internet Radio, … Continued

Music, Rock

Hear Real Estate perform Crime on The Loft, talk about their own ‘legal issues’

New Jersey indie-rock outfit Real Estate have reached new levels of wistfulness on their third studio album, Atlas, but, as they prove in their new live performance for The Loft, they’re not so dragged down by sad bastard nostalgia that … Continued

Music, Rock

Hear Real Estate perform Crime on The Loft, talk about their own ‘legal issues’

New Jersey indie-rock outfit Real Estate have reached new levels of wistfulness on their third studio album, Atlas, but, as they prove in their new live performance for The Loft, they’re not so dragged down by sad bastard nostalgia that … Continued

Music, Pop

Hear Jimmy Buffett’s St. Somewhere + This One’s For You tour live on Radio Margaritaville

You don’t have to see tropical pop icon Jimmy Buffett live to know that the man is one of the most popular touring acts in the country. Between his best-selling albums, sold-out concerts, and seemingly endless island-themed business franchises, the … Continued

Music, Pop

Hear Jimmy Buffett’s St. Somewhere + This One’s For You tour live on Radio Margaritaville

You don’t have to see tropical pop icon Jimmy Buffett live to know that the man is one of the most popular touring acts in the country. Between his best-selling albums, sold-out concerts, and seemingly endless island-themed business franchises, the … Continued

Music

Hear Ziggy Marley perform live tracks from his brand-new album, Fly Rasta

Airing Tuesday, 4/22 at 6 pm ET on The Joint, Ch. 42 Replaying Thursday, 4/24 at 8 am ET & Saturday, 4/26 at 12 pm ET As the eldest son of reggae legend Bob Marley, Ziggy Marley has spent a … Continued

Music

Hear Ziggy Marley perform live tracks from his brand-new album, Fly Rasta

Airing Tuesday, 4/22 at 6 pm ET on The Joint, Ch. 42 Replaying Thursday, 4/24 at 8 am ET & Saturday, 4/26 at 12 pm ET As the eldest son of reggae legend Bob Marley, Ziggy Marley has spent a … Continued

Music, Pop

One word says it all: The greatest ’60s pop songs with one-word titles

At SiriusXM, we spend a lot of time perusing playlists, scrolling through endless song titles and obsessing over our favorite artists. Sometimes we even notice patterns — kinda like playing records backwards with the hope of unearthing hidden phrases. (Not … Continued

Music, Pop

One word says it all: The greatest ’60s pop songs with one-word titles

At SiriusXM, we spend a lot of time perusing playlists, scrolling through endless song titles and obsessing over our favorite artists. Sometimes we even notice patterns — kinda like playing records backwards with the hope of unearthing hidden phrases. (Not … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (4/19/14)

In this week’s Baker’s Dozen, the temperatures show no sign of dropping as Black Key’s Fever grabs the number one spot for the second time. Meanwhile, Coldplay’s Magic comes in at number two, Hozier’s Take Me To Church clocks in … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (4/19/14)

In this week’s Baker’s Dozen, the temperatures show no sign of dropping as Black Key’s Fever grabs the number one spot for the second time. Meanwhile, Coldplay’s Magic comes in at number two, Hozier’s Take Me To Church clocks in … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (4/20/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, the unstoppable Black Keys are at number one with Turn Blue. At number two is Twin Shadow’s To The Top (which he debuted on SXMU just last week — nice work!), and … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (4/20/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, the unstoppable Black Keys are at number one with Turn Blue. At number two is Twin Shadow’s To The Top (which he debuted on SXMU just last week — nice work!), and … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (4/21/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Grouplove takes the the top spot with Shark Attack. Meanwhile, Arctic Monkeys climb toward the top with Why Do You Always Call Me When You’re High?, and The Black Keys’ Fever drops a degree … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (4/21/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Grouplove takes the the top spot with Shark Attack. Meanwhile, Arctic Monkeys climb toward the top with Why Do You Always Call Me When You’re High?, and The Black Keys’ Fever drops a degree … Continued

Music, Rock

Hair Nation’s M3 Festival Week: Hear fest highlights + interviews with Tesla, Sebastian Bach + more

Pre-M3: Airing Monday 4/21 at 6 am ET through Saturday 4/25 at 6 pm ET M3 Live Broadcast: Saturday, 4/25 at 6 pm to 11 pm ET, Sunday, 4/26 at 11 am to 11 pm ET If you regularly listen … Continued

Music, Rock

Hair Nation’s M3 Festival Week: Hear fest highlights + interviews with Tesla, Sebastian Bach + more

Pre-M3: Airing Monday 4/21 at 6 am ET through Saturday 4/25 at 6 pm ET M3 Live Broadcast: Saturday, 4/25 at 6 pm to 11 pm ET, Sunday, 4/26 at 11 am to 11 pm ET If you regularly listen … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: HOT 45 Countdown (4/19/14)

In this week’s Hot 45 Countdown, Luke Bryan’s Play It Again grabs the number one spot yet again, while Eric Church is at number two with Give Me Back My Hometown. Brantley Gilbert is at number three with Bottoms Up, … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: HOT 45 Countdown (4/19/14)

In this week’s Hot 45 Countdown, Luke Bryan’s Play It Again grabs the number one spot yet again, while Eric Church is at number two with Give Me Back My Hometown. Brantley Gilbert is at number three with Bottoms Up, … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Coachella artists Bear Hands, Warpaint, Bombay Bicycle Club + more go acoustic at SONOS Studio

If you’re a band playing Coachella, then it’s probably safe to say that you’ll spend some time feeling hot and dusty (that California desert does not mess around). On the plus side, if you’re a Coachella band tapped to play … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Coachella artists Bear Hands, Warpaint, Bombay Bicycle Club + more go acoustic at SONOS Studio

If you’re a band playing Coachella, then it’s probably safe to say that you’ll spend some time feeling hot and dusty (that California desert does not mess around). On the plus side, if you’re a Coachella band tapped to play … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

Heating up: See pics of emerging R&B singer August Alsina discussing his new album, Testimony

Airs Friday, 4/25 at 11 am ET on The Heat, Ch. 47 April 15 might be known as Tax Day to some, but it holds another type of significance for New Orleans R&B singer August Alsina. Not only was this … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

Heating up: See pics of emerging R&B singer August Alsina discussing his new album, Testimony

Airs Friday, 4/25 at 11 am ET on The Heat, Ch. 47 April 15 might be known as Tax Day to some, but it holds another type of significance for New Orleans R&B singer August Alsina. Not only was this … Continued

Christian, Lifestyle, Music, News and Issues, Religion

Celebrate Easter with The Message, Praise + The Catholic Channel

Easter Sunday is just around the corner (Sunday, April 20), and SiriusXM is ready! Beginning Sunday morning, Christian singer-songwriter Kristian Stanfill will play worship songs on The Message. Meanwhile, starting on Thursday, April 17, the Catholic Channel will feature an … Continued

Christian, Lifestyle, Music, News and Issues, Religion

Celebrate Easter with The Message, Praise + The Catholic Channel

Easter Sunday is just around the corner (Sunday, April 20), and SiriusXM is ready! Beginning Sunday morning, Christian singer-songwriter Kristian Stanfill will play worship songs on The Message. Meanwhile, starting on Thursday, April 17, the Catholic Channel will feature an … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Listen: Twin Shadow premieres anthemic new single To The Top

If you’re an ’80s synth-pop enthusiast, then chances are you already listen to Twin Shadow (aka Florida’s George Lewis, Jr.), who’s built a career crafting highly danceable synth-lined pop tracks. Allegedly working on a brand-new album (the follow-up to 2012’s … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Listen: Twin Shadow premieres anthemic new single To The Top

If you’re an ’80s synth-pop enthusiast, then chances are you already listen to Twin Shadow (aka Florida’s George Lewis, Jr.), who’s built a career crafting highly danceable synth-lined pop tracks. Allegedly working on a brand-new album (the follow-up to 2012’s … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

HIP-HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 10 Countdown (4/12/14)

In this week’s Music Meeting Top 10, Schoolboy Q is still running things at number one with Man of the Year. At number two is DJ Infamous with Young Jeezy, Ludacris, Juicy J. The Game, and Hitmaka with Double Cup, … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

HIP-HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 10 Countdown (4/12/14)

In this week’s Music Meeting Top 10, Schoolboy Q is still running things at number one with Man of the Year. At number two is DJ Infamous with Young Jeezy, Ludacris, Juicy J. The Game, and Hitmaka with Double Cup, … Continued

Music, Rock

LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (4/12/14)

In this week’s Liquid Metal Devil’s Dozen countdown, Killer Be Killed takes the number one spot with Face Down, while Kyng sits at number two with Burn The Serum. Meanwhile, Whitechapel comes in at number three with The Saw Is … Continued

Music, Rock

LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (4/12/14)

In this week’s Liquid Metal Devil’s Dozen countdown, Killer Be Killed takes the number one spot with Face Down, while Kyng sits at number two with Burn The Serum. Meanwhile, Whitechapel comes in at number three with The Saw Is … Continued

Pop

’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown April 11, 1983 (4/11/14)

1983: the year of Star Wars: Return Of The Jedi, National Lampoon’s Vacation, Ronald Reagan, and Michael Jackson! In April 1983, Jackson’s Billie Jean ruled the charts, while The Culture Club’s Do You Really Want To Hurt Me followed not … Continued

Pop

’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown April 11, 1983 (4/11/14)

1983: the year of Star Wars: Return Of The Jedi, National Lampoon’s Vacation, Ronald Reagan, and Michael Jackson! In April 1983, Jackson’s Billie Jean ruled the charts, while The Culture Club’s Do You Really Want To Hurt Me followed not … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: HOT 45 Countdown (4/12/14)

In this week’s Hot 45 Countdown, Luke Bryan’s Play It Again grabs the number one spot yet again, while Brantley Gilbert climbs up to number two with Bottoms Up. Thomas Rhett is at number three with Give Me Some Of … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: HOT 45 Countdown (4/12/14)

In this week’s Hot 45 Countdown, Luke Bryan’s Play It Again grabs the number one spot yet again, while Brantley Gilbert climbs up to number two with Bottoms Up. Thomas Rhett is at number three with Give Me Some Of … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Hear Coachella artists Chvrches, HAIM, Bastille, Capital Cities + more on SiriusXMU and Alt Nation

If you’re one of the lucky few who managed to nab tickets to Coachella, then good on ya! You win the live music game. But If traveling to the deserts of Southern California isn’t logistically feasible (or you simply don’t … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Hear Coachella artists Chvrches, HAIM, Bastille, Capital Cities + more on SiriusXMU and Alt Nation

If you’re one of the lucky few who managed to nab tickets to Coachella, then good on ya! You win the live music game. But If traveling to the deserts of Southern California isn’t logistically feasible (or you simply don’t … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, Pop

Patton Oswalt live tweeted ’80s on 8, and when we say ‘live tweeted,’ we mean ‘mercilessly mocked’

What do you usually do on Thursday nights? Maybe you attend happy hour, maybe you morph into a couch potato in front of some must-see TV, or maybe you let the cat take over your lap while you attempt to … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, Pop

Patton Oswalt live tweeted ’80s on 8, and when we say ‘live tweeted,’ we mean ‘mercilessly mocked’

What do you usually do on Thursday nights? Maybe you attend happy hour, maybe you morph into a couch potato in front of some must-see TV, or maybe you let the cat take over your lap while you attempt to … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Pop

I’mma let you finish, but the Groove’s B.K. Kirkland is one of the best urban radio personalities of all time!

We love all of our SiriusXM jocks equally around here, but it’s always exciting to see one called out in an industry top ten list. We’re of course referring to The Groove‘s B.K. Kirkland, who recently earned the number three … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Pop

I’mma let you finish, but the Groove’s B.K. Kirkland is one of the best urban radio personalities of all time!

We love all of our SiriusXM jocks equally around here, but it’s always exciting to see one called out in an industry top ten list. We’re of course referring to The Groove‘s B.K. Kirkland, who recently earned the number three … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop Culture, Rock, TV

Valyrian steel or Liquid Metal: SiriusXM soundtracks Game Of Thrones

Now that HBO’s Game of Thrones is on its fourth season (!!!), our thoughts have turned to dragons, wolves, Valyrian swords, golden hands, kings, queens, feuding families, bloodcurdling battles, and, of course, hot sex scenes. (Erm, did we just say … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop Culture, Rock, TV

Valyrian steel or Liquid Metal: SiriusXM soundtracks Game Of Thrones

Now that HBO’s Game of Thrones is on its fourth season (!!!), our thoughts have turned to dragons, wolves, Valyrian swords, golden hands, kings, queens, feuding families, bloodcurdling battles, and, of course, hot sex scenes. (Erm, did we just say … Continued

Music, Rock

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (4/5/14)

Pushing Gemini Syndrome back to number two in this week’s Big ‘Uns Countdown, Like a Storm’s Love the Way You Hate Me is back at number one. Meanwhile, Pop Evil is at number three with Torn To Pieces, Thousand Foot … Continued

Music, Rock

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (4/5/14)

Pushing Gemini Syndrome back to number two in this week’s Big ‘Uns Countdown, Like a Storm’s Love the Way You Hate Me is back at number one. Meanwhile, Pop Evil is at number three with Torn To Pieces, Thousand Foot … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

ICYMI: Hear Courtney Barnett’s charming rendition of the Lemonheads’ Bein’ Around

We’d like to call “LATE PASS” on this one: A couple weeks back, Shaggy-haired alt-rock revivalist Courtney Barnett stopped by SiriusXMU to record a minimalist, vulnerable-sounding, and shockingly pretty rendition of The Lemonheads’ cutesy and oh-so ’90s B-side Bein’ Around. … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

ICYMI: Hear Courtney Barnett’s charming rendition of the Lemonheads’ Bein’ Around

We’d like to call “LATE PASS” on this one: A couple weeks back, Shaggy-haired alt-rock revivalist Courtney Barnett stopped by SiriusXMU to record a minimalist, vulnerable-sounding, and shockingly pretty rendition of The Lemonheads’ cutesy and oh-so ’90s B-side Bein’ Around. … Continued

Jazz/Standards, Music

Get warm weather ready with Nancy Sinatra’s spring playlist

After what felt like a never-ending black hole of cold, snow, and polar vortexes (vortexi? VORTICES!), warmer weather is finally on its way. (If you reside on the East Coast, that is. West Coasters, try to pretend you know what … Continued

Jazz/Standards, Music

Get warm weather ready with Nancy Sinatra’s spring playlist

After what felt like a never-ending black hole of cold, snow, and polar vortexes (vortexi? VORTICES!), warmer weather is finally on its way. (If you reside on the East Coast, that is. West Coasters, try to pretend you know what … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (4/7/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, we’ve got Cloud Nothings at number one with Now Hear In from their new album, Here and Nowhere Else. Next up is Future Islands with their highly addicting single Seasons (Waiting On … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (4/7/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, we’ve got Cloud Nothings at number one with Now Hear In from their new album, Here and Nowhere Else. Next up is Future Islands with their highly addicting single Seasons (Waiting On … Continued

Books, Entertainment, News and Issues

Alex’s Wake: Martin Goldsmith traces his family’s history from the MS St. Louis to Auschwitz

In the spring of 1939, Martin Goldsmith’s grandfather Alex Goldschmidt, 60, and uncle Helmut Goldschmidt, 17, boarded the MS St. Louis, a luxury liner bound for Havana, Cuba with more than 900 Jewish passengers on board. Hoping to flee Nazi … Continued

Books, Entertainment, News and Issues

Alex’s Wake: Martin Goldsmith traces his family’s history from the MS St. Louis to Auschwitz

In the spring of 1939, Martin Goldsmith’s grandfather Alex Goldschmidt, 60, and uncle Helmut Goldschmidt, 17, boarded the MS St. Louis, a luxury liner bound for Havana, Cuba with more than 900 Jewish passengers on board. Hoping to flee Nazi … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

’70s on 7: AT40 Countdown for March 31, 1973 (4/05/14)

It’s time for your ’70s on 7 American Top 40 Countdown! Let’s go back to January 1973, when Roberta Flack’s Killing Me Softly With His Song (later covered by The Fugees), was at the top of the charts, beating out … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

’70s on 7: AT40 Countdown for March 31, 1973 (4/05/14)

It’s time for your ’70s on 7 American Top 40 Countdown! Let’s go back to January 1973, when Roberta Flack’s Killing Me Softly With His Song (later covered by The Fugees), was at the top of the charts, beating out … Continued

Music, Rock

E Street Radio’s Rock Hall week: Little Steven Van Zandt, Bruce Springsteen Town Hall + more

Airing Monday 4/7 at 4 pm ET through Sunday 4/13 at 8 pm ET on E Street Radio, Ch. 20 The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is fast approaching (Thursday, April 10 at 7 pm ET), and … Continued

Music, Rock

E Street Radio’s Rock Hall week: Little Steven Van Zandt, Bruce Springsteen Town Hall + more

Airing Monday 4/7 at 4 pm ET through Sunday 4/13 at 8 pm ET on E Street Radio, Ch. 20 The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is fast approaching (Thursday, April 10 at 7 pm ET), and … Continued

Music, Rock

Remember Kurt Cobain on the 20th anniversary of his death + hear Nirvana’s Road to the Rock Hall

Since his untimely death in 1994, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain has been immortalized by the music industry via countless posthumous awards, editorial profiles, and Best Of lists. In fact, Nirvana, a legendary alternative/grunge three-piece that’s gone on to sell more … Continued

Music, Rock

Remember Kurt Cobain on the 20th anniversary of his death + hear Nirvana’s Road to the Rock Hall

Since his untimely death in 1994, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain has been immortalized by the music industry via countless posthumous awards, editorial profiles, and Best Of lists. In fact, Nirvana, a legendary alternative/grunge three-piece that’s gone on to sell more … Continued

Music, Pop

Calling all Little Monsters! Hear Lady Gaga’s residency concert at Roseland Ballroom tonight

Airing Friday, April 4 at 11 pm ET on SiriusXM Hits 1 After more than 50 years of lending its stage to high-profile musical acts, NYC’s iconic Roseland Ballroom recently announced plans to close down for good this month. Sad!! … Continued

Music, Pop

Calling all Little Monsters! Hear Lady Gaga’s residency concert at Roseland Ballroom tonight

Airing Friday, April 4 at 11 pm ET on SiriusXM Hits 1 After more than 50 years of lending its stage to high-profile musical acts, NYC’s iconic Roseland Ballroom recently announced plans to close down for good this month. Sad!! … Continued

Music, Rock

Hear highlights from the 29th annual Rock Hall induction ceremony when Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Radio takes over Classic Vinyl

On Thursday, April 10, the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame will pay tribute to this year’s inductees: Peter Gabriel, Daryl Hall and John Oates, KISS, Nirvana, Linda Ronstadt, Cat Stevens, the E Street Band, Brian Epstein, and Andrew Loog Oldham. Kind of a … Continued

Music, Rock

Hear highlights from the 29th annual Rock Hall induction ceremony when Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Radio takes over Classic Vinyl

On Thursday, April 10, the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame will pay tribute to this year’s inductees: Peter Gabriel, Daryl Hall and John Oates, KISS, Nirvana, Linda Ronstadt, Cat Stevens, the E Street Band, Brian Epstein, and Andrew Loog Oldham. Kind of a … Continued

Music, Pop

Watch Jack Antonoff of Bleachers perform I Wanna Get Better

You might already know singer-songwriter Jack Antonoff as either one-third of indie-pop outfit fun., Lena Dunham’s be-speckled BF, or even the former lead singer of NJ-based indie-rock project Steel Train. These days, however, Jack’s rocking a side gig called Bleachers … Continued

Music, Pop

Watch Jack Antonoff of Bleachers perform I Wanna Get Better

You might already know singer-songwriter Jack Antonoff as either one-third of indie-pop outfit fun., Lena Dunham’s be-speckled BF, or even the former lead singer of NJ-based indie-rock project Steel Train. These days, however, Jack’s rocking a side gig called Bleachers … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Music

Pay homage to the godfather of house music DJ Frankie Knuckles

Airing Friday 4/4 at 10 pm ET on BPM, Ch. 51 Replaying Saturday 4/5 at 9 am ET, Monday 4/7 at 12 am ET Airing Friday 4/4 at 8 pm ET on Studio 54 Radio, Ch. 54 Replaying Saturday 4/5 … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Music

Pay homage to the godfather of house music DJ Frankie Knuckles

Airing Friday 4/4 at 10 pm ET on BPM, Ch. 51 Replaying Saturday 4/5 at 9 am ET, Monday 4/7 at 12 am ET Airing Friday 4/4 at 8 pm ET on Studio 54 Radio, Ch. 54 Replaying Saturday 4/5 … Continued

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