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Walk The Moon dances their way into No. 1 (again!) on the Alt 18 Countdown (12/15/14)

We’re loving Walk The Moon as they continue their number one streak (for the fourth week in a row!)  with their mega-hit, Shut Up And Dance on Alt Nation‘s Alt 18 Countdown! This week’s number two goes to Banks’ Beggin For … Continued

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Walk The Moon dances their way into No. 1 (again!) on the Alt 18 Countdown (12/15/14)

We’re loving Walk The Moon as they continue their number one streak (for the fourth week in a row!)  with their mega-hit, Shut Up And Dance on Alt Nation‘s Alt 18 Countdown! This week’s number two goes to Banks’ Beggin For … Continued

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#TGIF: Wind down with Johnny Edward and Evan Graham’s Roy Orbison Cover on The Coffee House

The weekend is almost here (not that we’re counting down or anything), and The Coffee House always has the perfect blend for you to relax and recharge. Whether you’re looking for the perfect soundtrack to your pre-night on the town, snooze sesh … Continued

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#TGIF: Wind down with Johnny Edward and Evan Graham’s Roy Orbison Cover on The Coffee House

The weekend is almost here (not that we’re counting down or anything), and The Coffee House always has the perfect blend for you to relax and recharge. Whether you’re looking for the perfect soundtrack to your pre-night on the town, snooze sesh … Continued

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Purity Ring owns the SiriusXMU Download 15 (12/9/2014)

Owning the SiriusXMU Download 15 this week is Purity Ring with Push Pull. Falling short at number two is Sleater Kinney’s Surface Envy, while The Decemberists stick behind at number three. Finally, appearing twice on the list is St. Vincent with Pieta … Continued

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Purity Ring owns the SiriusXMU Download 15 (12/9/2014)

Owning the SiriusXMU Download 15 this week is Purity Ring with Push Pull. Falling short at number two is Sleater Kinney’s Surface Envy, while The Decemberists stick behind at number three. Finally, appearing twice on the list is St. Vincent with Pieta … Continued

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SHUT UP! Walk The Moon’s No. 1 for the third week in a row on the Alt 18 Countdown (12/8/14)

You read that right! Walk The Moon continue their impressive streak on Alt Nation’s Alt 18 with the electrifying, Shut Up And Dance! At two, we have Flashed Junk Mind by Milky Chance, and Banks’ Beggin’ For The Thread in … Continued

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SHUT UP! Walk The Moon’s No. 1 for the third week in a row on the Alt 18 Countdown (12/8/14)

You read that right! Walk The Moon continue their impressive streak on Alt Nation’s Alt 18 with the electrifying, Shut Up And Dance! At two, we have Flashed Junk Mind by Milky Chance, and Banks’ Beggin’ For The Thread in … Continued

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Weezer serves up some awesomeness exclusively for SiriusXM’s Alt Nation

Everyone’s favorite nerd-rock band Weezer is back, and they’re debuting their ninth studio album Everything Will Be Alright In The End. With brilliant lyrics and guitar driven songs like Eulogy of a Rock Band, Cleopatra, and the apologetic Back to the Shack, many are hailing this as Weezer’s much needed revival … Continued

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Weezer serves up some awesomeness exclusively for SiriusXM’s Alt Nation

Everyone’s favorite nerd-rock band Weezer is back, and they’re debuting their ninth studio album Everything Will Be Alright In The End. With brilliant lyrics and guitar driven songs like Eulogy of a Rock Band, Cleopatra, and the apologetic Back to the Shack, many are hailing this as Weezer’s much needed revival … Continued

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Alt 18 Countdown: Walk the Moon’s on a winning streak (12/1/14)

Walk The Moon’s Shut Up And Dance is on a winning streak, taking number one once again in the Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown. Bear Hand’s Agora hangs tight at number two, and Banks’ Beggin’ For Thread follows suit at … Continued

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Alt 18 Countdown: Walk the Moon’s on a winning streak (12/1/14)

Walk The Moon’s Shut Up And Dance is on a winning streak, taking number one once again in the Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown. Bear Hand’s Agora hangs tight at number two, and Banks’ Beggin’ For Thread follows suit at … Continued

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Alt 18 Countdown: Walk the Moon breaks the Kooks’ Bad Habit (11/24/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown, Walk the Moon’s Shut Up And Dance breaks the Kooks’ winning streak, knocking Bad Habits down to number three. Bear Hands advances to number two, and Banks’ Beggin’ For Thread makes an … Continued

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Alt 18 Countdown: Walk the Moon breaks the Kooks’ Bad Habit (11/24/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown, Walk the Moon’s Shut Up And Dance breaks the Kooks’ winning streak, knocking Bad Habits down to number three. Bear Hands advances to number two, and Banks’ Beggin’ For Thread makes an … Continued

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We can’t kick the Kooks’ Bad Habit on Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (11/17/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown, the Kooks are back and bad at number one with Bad Habit. George Ezra’s Budapest falls down to number two, and Bear Hands’ Agora jumps up to number three. Walk the Moon’s … Continued

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We can’t kick the Kooks’ Bad Habit on Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (11/17/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown, the Kooks are back and bad at number one with Bad Habit. George Ezra’s Budapest falls down to number two, and Bear Hands’ Agora jumps up to number three. Walk the Moon’s … Continued

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George Ezra breaks The Kooks’ streak in this week’s Alt 18 Countdown (11/10/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown, George Ezra kicks the Kooks’ Bad Habit out of the number one spot with Budapest. Foo Fights sneaks into second place with Something From Nothing. Lorde’s Yellow Flicker Beat follows suit at … Continued

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George Ezra breaks The Kooks’ streak in this week’s Alt 18 Countdown (11/10/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown, George Ezra kicks the Kooks’ Bad Habit out of the number one spot with Budapest. Foo Fights sneaks into second place with Something From Nothing. Lorde’s Yellow Flicker Beat follows suit at … Continued

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Belle and Sebastian take No. 1 on SiriusXMU: Download 15 Countdown (11/02/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Belle and Sebastian jump both The Party Line and the countdown contenders! Sleater Kinney comes in at number two, and Calvin Harris (Feat. Haim) follows suit at number three. Be sure to check out … Continued

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Belle and Sebastian take No. 1 on SiriusXMU: Download 15 Countdown (11/02/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Belle and Sebastian jump both The Party Line and the countdown contenders! Sleater Kinney comes in at number two, and Calvin Harris (Feat. Haim) follows suit at number three. Be sure to check out … Continued

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Banks guest hosts on this week’s Alt 18 Countdown (11/3/14)

West Coast singer Banks stops by to host this week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown! Bad Habit by The Kooks continue their number one streak for the second week in a row, while George Ezra’s Budapest remains at two and Something … Continued

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Banks guest hosts on this week’s Alt 18 Countdown (11/3/14)

West Coast singer Banks stops by to host this week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown! Bad Habit by The Kooks continue their number one streak for the second week in a row, while George Ezra’s Budapest remains at two and Something … Continued

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Exclusive: OK Go talks new ‘futuristic’ music video backstage at TODAY

TODAY show radio’s segment Backstage with Jessica gives you an inside look at America’s favorite morning show, TODAY. Recently, SiriusXM’s host Jessica Ettinger met up with Chicago alt-band OK Go members Damian and Tim, to chat about their newly released music video I Won’t … Continued

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Exclusive: OK Go talks new ‘futuristic’ music video backstage at TODAY

TODAY show radio’s segment Backstage with Jessica gives you an inside look at America’s favorite morning show, TODAY. Recently, SiriusXM’s host Jessica Ettinger met up with Chicago alt-band OK Go members Damian and Tim, to chat about their newly released music video I Won’t … Continued

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Bad Habit by The Kooks Lands at No. 1 on Alt Nation’s Alt-18 Countdown (10/27/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt-18 Countdown, we have The Kook’s Bad Habit in at number one, knocking out Budapest by George Ezra to the second spot. Alt-J’s single Left Hand Free stands at three, followed by You Haunt Me … Continued

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Bad Habit by The Kooks Lands at No. 1 on Alt Nation’s Alt-18 Countdown (10/27/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt-18 Countdown, we have The Kook’s Bad Habit in at number one, knocking out Budapest by George Ezra to the second spot. Alt-J’s single Left Hand Free stands at three, followed by You Haunt Me … Continued

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Alt-J continues No. 1 streak in Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (10/20/14)

For the third week in a row, Alt-J is at number one in Alt Nation’s Alt-18 countdown, followed by George Ezra’s Budapest at number two. You Haunt Me by Sir Sly is at number three, The Kooks’ Bad Habit is … Continued

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Alt-J continues No. 1 streak in Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (10/20/14)

For the third week in a row, Alt-J is at number one in Alt Nation’s Alt-18 countdown, followed by George Ezra’s Budapest at number two. You Haunt Me by Sir Sly is at number three, The Kooks’ Bad Habit is … Continued

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Foxygen is No. 1 on SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (10/20/14)

In this edition of the SiriusXMU Download 15, Foxygen’s Cosmic Vibrations leads the countdown at number one. At number two is Uncast Shadow On A Southern Myth by Parquet Courts, followed by Alt-J’s Every Other Freckle at number three. Check … Continued

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Foxygen is No. 1 on SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (10/20/14)

In this edition of the SiriusXMU Download 15, Foxygen’s Cosmic Vibrations leads the countdown at number one. At number two is Uncast Shadow On A Southern Myth by Parquet Courts, followed by Alt-J’s Every Other Freckle at number three. Check … Continued

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Melissa Etheridge on fame being a ‘double-edged sword’ and playing the cancer card to get out of plans

Airs on Friday 10/24 at 2 pm ET on OutQ, Ch. 106 Rebroadcasts Saturday 10/25 at 7 pm ET and Sunday 10/26 at 2 pm ET Rock singer-songwriter, breast cancer survivor and activist Melissa Etheridge has just released her 12th … Continued

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Melissa Etheridge on fame being a ‘double-edged sword’ and playing the cancer card to get out of plans

Airs on Friday 10/24 at 2 pm ET on OutQ, Ch. 106 Rebroadcasts Saturday 10/25 at 7 pm ET and Sunday 10/26 at 2 pm ET Rock singer-songwriter, breast cancer survivor and activist Melissa Etheridge has just released her 12th … Continued

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Pearl Jam Radio’s Fall Tour Premiere Series: Hear LIVE recordings from Pearl Jam’s fall tour

Begins Friday 10/17 at 6 pm ET on Pearl Jam Radio, Ch. 22 Are you unable to see Pearl Jam on their Fall US Tour? Well, SiriusXM’s Pearl Jam Radio has you covered, with the Fall Tour Premiere Series. Each … Continued

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Pearl Jam Radio’s Fall Tour Premiere Series: Hear LIVE recordings from Pearl Jam’s fall tour

Begins Friday 10/17 at 6 pm ET on Pearl Jam Radio, Ch. 22 Are you unable to see Pearl Jam on their Fall US Tour? Well, SiriusXM’s Pearl Jam Radio has you covered, with the Fall Tour Premiere Series. Each … Continued

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Alt-J is no. 1 for the second week in a row on Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (10/13/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation: Alt-18 Countdown, Alt-J triumphs at number one for the second week in row. Next up, The Kooks’ Bad Habit takes second place, The Griswolds’ Beware The Dog is at number three, George Ezra’s Budapest takes … Continued

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Alt-J is no. 1 for the second week in a row on Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (10/13/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation: Alt-18 Countdown, Alt-J triumphs at number one for the second week in row. Next up, The Kooks’ Bad Habit takes second place, The Griswolds’ Beware The Dog is at number three, George Ezra’s Budapest takes … Continued

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Alt-J is No. 1 on the Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown (10/6/14)

Alt-J triumphs at number one in this week’s Alt Nation: Alt-18 Countdown. Beware The Dog by The Griswolds comes in at two, followed by Young The Giant’s Mind Over Matter. Debut songs making the countdown include Chet Faker’s Gold (16) and Trainwreck … Continued

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Alt-J is No. 1 on the Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown (10/6/14)

Alt-J triumphs at number one in this week’s Alt Nation: Alt-18 Countdown. Beware The Dog by The Griswolds comes in at two, followed by Young The Giant’s Mind Over Matter. Debut songs making the countdown include Chet Faker’s Gold (16) and Trainwreck … Continued

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Alt-J at No. 1 on SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (10/6/14)

At last, Alt-J’s Every Other Freckle makes it to the top spot this week in the SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown. Next up, at number two is Thom Yorke’s A Brain In A Bottle, and Minipops 67 by Aphex Twin comes … Continued

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Alt-J at No. 1 on SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (10/6/14)

At last, Alt-J’s Every Other Freckle makes it to the top spot this week in the SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown. Next up, at number two is Thom Yorke’s A Brain In A Bottle, and Minipops 67 by Aphex Twin comes … Continued

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Watch Vance Joy perform two lively renditions of Riptide + Mess is Mine

Vance Joy, singer of the ubiquitous alt rock hit Riptide (and sometime Bruce Springsteen cover singer), recently played a live show at Webster Hall in NYC for an audience of SiriusXM subscribers. Among those tracks were his hit single, Riptide, … Continued

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Watch Vance Joy perform two lively renditions of Riptide + Mess is Mine

Vance Joy, singer of the ubiquitous alt rock hit Riptide (and sometime Bruce Springsteen cover singer), recently played a live show at Webster Hall in NYC for an audience of SiriusXM subscribers. Among those tracks were his hit single, Riptide, … Continued

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The Griswolds top the Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown (9/29/14)

This week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown has Beware The Dog by The Griswolds ranked triumphantly at number one, consequently dropping Young The Giant’s Mind Over Matter down to the number two. Meanwhile, Alt-J’s Left Hand Free makes its countdown debut at number three. … Continued

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The Griswolds top the Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown (9/29/14)

This week’s Alt Nation Alt 18 Countdown has Beware The Dog by The Griswolds ranked triumphantly at number one, consequently dropping Young The Giant’s Mind Over Matter down to the number two. Meanwhile, Alt-J’s Left Hand Free makes its countdown debut at number three. … Continued

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Thom Yorke at No. 1 on SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (9/29/14)

Thom Yorke’s A Brain In A Bottle is the new No. 1 track in this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15. Following that is Alt-J’s Every Other Freckle, and Minipops 67 by Aphex Twin treads close behind at number three. See … Continued

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Thom Yorke at No. 1 on SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (9/29/14)

Thom Yorke’s A Brain In A Bottle is the new No. 1 track in this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15. Following that is Alt-J’s Every Other Freckle, and Minipops 67 by Aphex Twin treads close behind at number three. See … Continued

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U2’s The Miracle (of Joey Ramone) is No. 1 on The Spectrum Baker’s Dozen (9/20/14)

U2’s The Miracle (Of Joey Ramone) makes a leap from number six to number one in this week’s The Spectrum Baker’s Dozen Top 13 Countdown. Meanwhile, Hozier’s From Eden remains at number two, and George Ezra’s Budapest falls back to … Continued

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U2’s The Miracle (of Joey Ramone) is No. 1 on The Spectrum Baker’s Dozen (9/20/14)

U2’s The Miracle (Of Joey Ramone) makes a leap from number six to number one in this week’s The Spectrum Baker’s Dozen Top 13 Countdown. Meanwhile, Hozier’s From Eden remains at number two, and George Ezra’s Budapest falls back to … Continued

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The Griswolds stay at No. 1 on Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (9/22/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt-18 Countdown, The Griswolds hold onto their number one position with Beware The Dog, along with fellow bands Bastille and Young The Giant staying at two and three from last week. Three songs made their … Continued

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The Griswolds stay at No. 1 on Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (9/22/14)

In this week’s Alt Nation Alt-18 Countdown, The Griswolds hold onto their number one position with Beware The Dog, along with fellow bands Bastille and Young The Giant staying at two and three from last week. Three songs made their … Continued

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Juliette Lewis hosts ALT NATION’s Alt 18; The Griswolds top the list (9/6/14)

In this week’s Alt NATION Alt-18 Countdown, hosted by Juliette Lewis, The Griswold’s Beware The Dog grabs the number one spot, followed by Knox Hamilton at number two with Work It Out. At number three is Young The Giant with … Continued

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Juliette Lewis hosts ALT NATION’s Alt 18; The Griswolds top the list (9/6/14)

In this week’s Alt NATION Alt-18 Countdown, hosted by Juliette Lewis, The Griswold’s Beware The Dog grabs the number one spot, followed by Knox Hamilton at number two with Work It Out. At number three is Young The Giant with … Continued

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When Chris Martin sings, the entire world swoons. Also, he gets career advice from Bruce Springsteen

There’s a reason why Chris Martin is such a strong frontman. Consistently finding an authentic balance between charming, charismatic and humble, Coldplay’s lead singer stopped by SiriusXM’s studios to chat with Alt Nation‘s Jeff Regan and perform solo tracks from … Continued

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When Chris Martin sings, the entire world swoons. Also, he gets career advice from Bruce Springsteen

There’s a reason why Chris Martin is such a strong frontman. Consistently finding an authentic balance between charming, charismatic and humble, Coldplay’s lead singer stopped by SiriusXM’s studios to chat with Alt Nation‘s Jeff Regan and perform solo tracks from … Continued

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Knox Hamilton at No. 1 on ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/30/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, Knox Hamilton finally pushes up to number one with Work It Out, while last week’s champion, The Griswolds, back down to number two. At number three is Young the Giant with … Continued

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Knox Hamilton at No. 1 on ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/30/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, Knox Hamilton finally pushes up to number one with Work It Out, while last week’s champion, The Griswolds, back down to number two. At number three is Young the Giant with … Continued

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Road Trip Playlist: 1st Wave

1st Wave’s Behind The Wheel playlist takes us back to the ’80s in the best way possible. Among the obvious songs (Gary Numan’s Car, Pretenders’ Middle of the Road, Talking Heads’ Road to Nowhere) are the slightly less obvious: Morrissey’s … Continued

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Road Trip Playlist: 1st Wave

1st Wave’s Behind The Wheel playlist takes us back to the ’80s in the best way possible. Among the obvious songs (Gary Numan’s Car, Pretenders’ Middle of the Road, Talking Heads’ Road to Nowhere) are the slightly less obvious: Morrissey’s … 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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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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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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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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Watch Hozier perform From Eden on The Spectrum

Irish singer-songwriter Hozier (aka Andrew Hozier-Byrne) doesn’t even have a full-length album out yet (his self-titled is slated to drop in September), but one glance at his passionate, intense, brooding performance at SiriusXM Studios should make it easy to see … Continued

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Watch Hozier perform From Eden on The Spectrum

Irish singer-songwriter Hozier (aka Andrew Hozier-Byrne) doesn’t even have a full-length album out yet (his self-titled is slated to drop in September), but one glance at his passionate, intense, brooding performance at SiriusXM Studios should make it easy to see … Continued

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Everyone we met at Lollapalooza ’14: Lorde, Cut Copy, Kings of Leon + more

Whew! You must be exhausted after attending Lollapalooza, which took place this past weekend (8/1–8/3) in Chicago. Or, if you listened to the three-day music fest on SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza Channel, then there’s a chance your feet are faring better than … Continued

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Everyone we met at Lollapalooza ’14: Lorde, Cut Copy, Kings of Leon + more

Whew! You must be exhausted after attending Lollapalooza, which took place this past weekend (8/1–8/3) in Chicago. Or, if you listened to the three-day music fest on SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza Channel, then there’s a chance your feet are faring better than … Continued

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Alt Nation is Lollapalooza Radio! Hear performances all weekend from Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Grouplove + more

SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza Channel Hear performances all weekend from Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon, Grouplove + more Airing Friday 8/1 at 6 pm ET through Sunday 8/3 on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 Guess who’s going to Lollapalooza this weekend? YOU! OK, … Continued

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Alt Nation is Lollapalooza Radio! Hear performances all weekend from Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Grouplove + more

SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza Channel Hear performances all weekend from Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon, Grouplove + more Airing Friday 8/1 at 6 pm ET through Sunday 8/3 on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 Guess who’s going to Lollapalooza this weekend? YOU! OK, … Continued

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Pete Wentz’s Hits & Misses (7/26/14)

Every weekend, Fall Out Boy’s Pete Wentz shares his favorite SiriusXM Hits 1 songs and exclusive music from his personal stash! Follow Pete and let him know what you think is a hit or a miss at twitter.com/petewentz and facebook.com/petewentz. All summer long, … Continued

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Pete Wentz’s Hits & Misses (7/26/14)

Every weekend, Fall Out Boy’s Pete Wentz shares his favorite SiriusXM Hits 1 songs and exclusive music from his personal stash! Follow Pete and let him know what you think is a hit or a miss at twitter.com/petewentz and facebook.com/petewentz. All summer long, … Continued

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Lollapalooza 2014 Live Video Stream

SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza Channel Friday, August 1 SXM’s Lollapalooza Channel Ch.36 Sirius XMU Ch.35 The Spectrum Ch.28 6pm ET Kodaline Courtney Barnett J Roddy Walston & the Business 7pm ET Bombay Bicycle Club 8pm ET J Roddy Walston & the Business … Continued

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Lollapalooza 2014 Live Video Stream

SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza Channel Friday, August 1 SXM’s Lollapalooza Channel Ch.36 Sirius XMU Ch.35 The Spectrum Ch.28 6pm ET Kodaline Courtney Barnett J Roddy Walston & the Business 7pm ET Bombay Bicycle Club 8pm ET J Roddy Walston & the Business … Continued

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Austin –> Dallas: Alt Nation playlist from Jeff Regan

Say you’re taking a road trip from Austin to Dallas, TX. How do you pass the time? I mean, that’s a solid three hours right there (according to Google Maps, anyway). Well, lucky for all y’all Texas road trippers, Alt … Continued

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Austin –> Dallas: Alt Nation playlist from Jeff Regan

Say you’re taking a road trip from Austin to Dallas, TX. How do you pass the time? I mean, that’s a solid three hours right there (according to Google Maps, anyway). Well, lucky for all y’all Texas road trippers, Alt … Continued

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Watch Nothing More perform I’ll Be Okay on Octane

Perhaps you’ve already watched Nothing More perform This is the Time (Ballast) on SiriusXM Octane, but now they’re back with another live performance, I’ll Be Okay, which is taken from their recently released self-titled album. Performing a stripped-down take of … Continued

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Watch Nothing More perform I’ll Be Okay on Octane

Perhaps you’ve already watched Nothing More perform This is the Time (Ballast) on SiriusXM Octane, but now they’re back with another live performance, I’ll Be Okay, which is taken from their recently released self-titled album. Performing a stripped-down take of … Continued

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Listen to The Toadies cover Blondie’s Heart of Glass

If you thought Blondie’s Heart of Glass couldn’t translate to a post-grunge cover, well, you thought wrong. Not only did The Toadies morph Blondie’s twinkling pop anthem into a slowed-down, distortion-filled ballad, but they practically revamped it into an entirely … Continued

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Listen to The Toadies cover Blondie’s Heart of Glass

If you thought Blondie’s Heart of Glass couldn’t translate to a post-grunge cover, well, you thought wrong. Not only did The Toadies morph Blondie’s twinkling pop anthem into a slowed-down, distortion-filled ballad, but they practically revamped it into an entirely … Continued

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9 things to know about Seether

Premieres Tuesday 7/1 at 5 pm ET on Octane, Ch. 37 Replays Tuesday 7/1 at 8 pm ET, Wednesday 7/2 at 9 am and 12 pm ET, Thursday 7/3 at 9 pm ET, Friday 7/4 at 12 am ET Seether’s … Continued

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9 things to know about Seether

Premieres Tuesday 7/1 at 5 pm ET on Octane, Ch. 37 Replays Tuesday 7/1 at 8 pm ET, Wednesday 7/2 at 9 am and 12 pm ET, Thursday 7/3 at 9 pm ET, Friday 7/4 at 12 am ET Seether’s … Continued

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Governor’s Ball ’14: See Pics from Jack White, Foster the People, Janelle Monae and more!

Governors Ball came and went this weekend, and SiriusXM was there for it all on Randall’s Island along with the rest of the Tristate area’s music fans. Boasting a lineup comprised of basically every genre, from garage rock to indie to hip-hop, Gov … Continued

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Governor’s Ball ’14: See Pics from Jack White, Foster the People, Janelle Monae and more!

Governors Ball came and went this weekend, and SiriusXM was there for it all on Randall’s Island along with the rest of the Tristate area’s music fans. Boasting a lineup comprised of basically every genre, from garage rock to indie to hip-hop, Gov … Continued

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The Black Keys, Sylvan Esso + tUnE-yArDs top the SiriusXMU Download 15 for the 2nd week (5/26/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15 countdown, The Black Keys are still at number one, only with a new song: It’s Up to You Now, from their latest album, Turn Blue. Next up, Sylvan Esso is at number two for … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

The Black Keys, Sylvan Esso + tUnE-yArDs top the SiriusXMU Download 15 for the 2nd week (5/26/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15 countdown, The Black Keys are still at number one, only with a new song: It’s Up to You Now, from their latest album, Turn Blue. Next up, Sylvan Esso is at number two for … Continued

Alternative, Music

Sleeper Agent breaks The Black Keys’ Fever in the ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (5/26/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Sleeper Agent breaks The Black Keys’ three-time winning streak with their number one song, Waves. Meanwhile, The Black Keys are still hanging tight in the top five with Fever, Arctic Monkeys come in at … Continued

Alternative, Music

Sleeper Agent breaks The Black Keys’ Fever in the ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (5/26/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Sleeper Agent breaks The Black Keys’ three-time winning streak with their number one song, Waves. Meanwhile, The Black Keys are still hanging tight in the top five with Fever, Arctic Monkeys come in at … Continued

Alternative, Music, Rock

The Black Keys rock Nashville: See pics + videos from the duo’s exclusive SiriusXM show

Who listened to The Black Keys live at The Mercy Lounge in Nashville last night? High fives all around if you did! Alt Nation aired an exclusive show by The Black Keys, where vocalist/guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney … Continued

Alternative, Music, Rock

The Black Keys rock Nashville: See pics + videos from the duo’s exclusive SiriusXM show

Who listened to The Black Keys live at The Mercy Lounge in Nashville last night? High fives all around if you did! Alt Nation aired an exclusive show by The Black Keys, where vocalist/guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

Hear The Black Keys perform LIVE tonight at 10 pm ET 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 Friday 5/30 at 10 am & 8 pm ET Saturday 5/31 at 11 am & 4 pm ET … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

Hear The Black Keys perform LIVE tonight at 10 pm ET 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 Friday 5/30 at 10 am & 8 pm ET Saturday 5/31 at 11 am & 4 pm ET … Continued

Alternative, Country, Dance/Electronic, Music, Pop, Rock

Sounds of Summer: All the music you’ll ever need for Memorial Day Weekend

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! What’chu got planned for Saturday, Sunday, and Monday? Maybe a little early beach trip? (Careful, the water’s gonna be COLD.) Maybe a BBQ? Maybe a day on the couch clutching your iPad while everyone else is off to the … Continued

Alternative, Country, Dance/Electronic, Music, Pop, Rock

Sounds of Summer: All the music you’ll ever need for Memorial Day Weekend

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! What’chu got planned for Saturday, Sunday, and Monday? Maybe a little early beach trip? (Careful, the water’s gonna be COLD.) Maybe a BBQ? Maybe a day on the couch clutching your iPad while everyone else is off to the … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

1st Wave has come to wish Morrissey an ‘Unhappy Birthday’

Happy birthday, Morrissey! I mean… UNhappy birthday. Well, no matter how you choose to spend it, 1st Wave has a few things in store to celebrate. Today 5/22 at 3 pm ET, DJ Richard Blade will air an interview clip … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

1st Wave has come to wish Morrissey an ‘Unhappy Birthday’

Happy birthday, Morrissey! I mean… UNhappy birthday. Well, no matter how you choose to spend it, 1st Wave has a few things in store to celebrate. Today 5/22 at 3 pm ET, DJ Richard Blade will air an interview clip … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

The Black Keys, Sylvan Esso + tUnE-yArDs rule the SiriusXMU Download 15 (5/17/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15 countdown, The Black Keys continue their reign with Turn Blue. Next up is Sylvan Esso’s Play It Right, then tUnE-yArDs follows at number three with Wait For A Minute. Pains of Being Pure At … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

The Black Keys, Sylvan Esso + tUnE-yArDs rule the SiriusXMU Download 15 (5/17/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15 countdown, The Black Keys continue their reign with Turn Blue. Next up is Sylvan Esso’s Play It Right, then tUnE-yArDs follows at number three with Wait For A Minute. Pains of Being Pure At … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

The Black Keys can’t kick their Fever in Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (5/19/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 countdown, The Black Keys’ Fever continues to run high at number one, while Arctic Monkeys’ Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High? comes in at number two. At number three is Sleeper Agent with … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

The Black Keys can’t kick their Fever in Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (5/19/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 countdown, The Black Keys’ Fever continues to run high at number one, while Arctic Monkeys’ Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High? comes in at number two. At number three is Sleeper Agent with … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

tUnE-yArDs, Damon Albarn + Hamilton Leithauser top SiriusXMU’s Download 15 Countdown (5/10/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Tune-Yards’ Wait For a Minute takes the number one spot from Damon Albarn’s Lonely Press Play, which falls to number two. Hamilton Leithauser’s In The Shadows takes the number three spot, Black Keys’ Turn … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

tUnE-yArDs, Damon Albarn + Hamilton Leithauser top SiriusXMU’s Download 15 Countdown (5/10/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Tune-Yards’ Wait For a Minute takes the number one spot from Damon Albarn’s Lonely Press Play, which falls to number two. Hamilton Leithauser’s In The Shadows takes the number three spot, Black Keys’ Turn … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

The Black Keys’ Fever won’t break in the ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (5/12/14)

Guess that Tylenol PM hasn’t been working, ’cause Fever by The Black Keys is still at number one in this week’s Alt 18 countdown! Sleeper Agent’s Waves stays steady at number two, and Arctic Monkeys are at number three with … Continued

Alternative, Music, Pop, Rock

The Black Keys’ Fever won’t break in the ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (5/12/14)

Guess that Tylenol PM hasn’t been working, ’cause Fever by The Black Keys is still at number one in this week’s Alt 18 countdown! Sleeper Agent’s Waves stays steady at number two, and Arctic Monkeys are at number three with … Continued

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