COUNTRY, MUSIC

Snoop’s High Praise for Willie

Snoop Lion joined a plethora of superstars, including Tony Bennett, Sheryl Crow and Santana in recording a #Happy80Willie birthday greeting to Willie Nelson, but  as you can imagine Snoop’s had its own special focus.

COUNTRY, MUSIC

WATCH: “Burnin’ it Down” with Americana’s Roots Man Steve Earle

Americana icon Steve Earle reminded us what we really need in life (and what we don’t) with his new song “Burnin’ it Down.” The Outlaw Country studios at SiriusXM were galvanized and inspired by this down-to-earth, honest and intimate performance. … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

WATCH: Steve Earle Shows Us the “Invisible” People

Steve Earle brought home the cause of homelessness with his moving song “Invisible,” performed recently at the SiriusXM Outlaw Country studios. In this intimate live setting, Earle sings this piece inspired by the growing lines at local soup kitchens, and … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

WATCH: Steve Earle Takes Us on a Tuneful Ride on “The Low Highway”

Folk Americana icon Steve Earle still sings every note like it’s the first time. In this recent live set at the SiriusXM Performance Theater, Earle coaxed the tones from his guitar that make him an Outlaw Country all-time favorite. We’ll … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC, POP

WATCH: Tegan and Sara Croon Through “Not Tonight” at the SiriusXM Studios

Alt-pop favorites Tegan and Sara brought their signature sound to the Alt Nation studios for an intimate live performance. Can you spot the classic cover song embedded in their latest hit?

COUNTRY, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

WATCH: Dunwells Find the Folk in Taylor Swift’s “I Knew You Were Trouble”

British folk rockers The Dunwells bring the acoustics back to Taylor Swift with this version of the country poptress’s “I Knew You Were Trouble.”

COUNTRY, MUSIC, ROCK

Lord Huron rocks gently with cover of The Kinks’ “Strangers”

SiriusXM U hosted indie folkers Lord Huron recently at the New York studios, where they performed this soulful version of The Kinks’ classic “Strangers.” Check out this great new twist on an old favorite.

COUNTRY, MUSIC, ROCK

Black Prairie gets cozy on The Loft with cover of Song Remains the Same

Progressive string band Black Prairie were showing their roots recently when they performed this exciting cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Song Remains the Same” at the SiriusXM studios in Washington, D.C. Look out Jimmy Page, these guys can rip with the … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

WATCH: Kris Kristofferson Lives Up to the Legend with “Sunday Morning Coming Down”

The mutli-talented singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson lived up to his name when he treated us to an intimate solo performance of his classic song “Sunday Morning Coming Down.” It’s musical history from the man himself and we’re so glad to be … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC, POP

WATCH: The Soul of Townes Van Zandt Lives in Ryan Bingham in “To Live is to Fly” Cover

Singer-songwriter Ryan Bingham, who wrote “The Weary Kind” from the film Crazy Heart, dropped by the SiriusXM studios in New York City and delivered this cover version of the Townes Van Zandt classic, “To Live is to Fly.” Check out … Continued