Music

Bluegrass, Classic Rock, Country, Current R&B, Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Oldies

Kick off your St. Paddy’s Day weekend with these 7 music specials

SiriusXM listeners, you’re in luck! This St. Patrick’s Day weekend, don’t miss a variety of specials featuring Irish folk music and Bruce Springsteen’s party hits.

Bluegrass, Classic Rock, Country, Current R&B, Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Oldies

Kick off your St. Paddy’s Day weekend with these 7 music specials

SiriusXM listeners, you’re in luck! This St. Patrick’s Day weekend, don’t miss a variety of specials featuring Irish folk music and Bruce Springsteen’s party hits.

Music, Rock

Numan’s Song Spotlight: 1977’s Smoke from a Distant Fire

“Don’t let the screen door hit you on the way out!” A put-down that became popular in the ’70s and a line from Smoke From A Distant Fire that you’ll hear in this weekend’s American Top 40 with Casey Kasem. … Continued

Music, Rock

Numan’s Song Spotlight: 1977’s Smoke from a Distant Fire

“Don’t let the screen door hit you on the way out!” A put-down that became popular in the ’70s and a line from Smoke From A Distant Fire that you’ll hear in this weekend’s American Top 40 with Casey Kasem. … Continued

Jazz/Standards, Music

Broadway Buzz: Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz in Betrayal

Hi theatre fans!  It’s been another great week on Broadway – here’s what’s up: Preview performances began Tuesday for the revival of Harold Pinter’s time-bending drama Betrayal, which stars real-life married couple Daniel Craig and Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz. One … Continued

Jazz/Standards, Music

Broadway Buzz: Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz in Betrayal

Hi theatre fans!  It’s been another great week on Broadway – here’s what’s up: Preview performances began Tuesday for the revival of Harold Pinter’s time-bending drama Betrayal, which stars real-life married couple Daniel Craig and Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz. One … Continued

Country, Music

Neko Case sings Night Still Comes on SiriusXM

Neko Case stopped by the SiriusXM studios for an exclusive performance on Outlaw Country‘s The Loon in the Afternoon hosted by Mojo Nixon. Hear the final airing on 10/4 at 7 pm ET or on SiriusXM On Demand until October … Continued

Country, Music

Neko Case sings Night Still Comes on SiriusXM

Neko Case stopped by the SiriusXM studios for an exclusive performance on Outlaw Country‘s The Loon in the Afternoon hosted by Mojo Nixon. Hear the final airing on 10/4 at 7 pm ET or on SiriusXM On Demand until October … Continued

Country, Music

Neko Case sings Night Still Comes on SiriusXM

Neko Case stopped by the SiriusXM studios for an exclusive performance on Outlaw Country‘s “The Loon in the Afternoon” hosted by Mojo Nixon. Hear the final airing on 10/4 at 7 pm ET or on SiriusXM On Demand until October … Continued

Country, Music

Neko Case sings Night Still Comes on SiriusXM

Neko Case stopped by the SiriusXM studios for an exclusive performance on Outlaw Country‘s “The Loon in the Afternoon” hosted by Mojo Nixon. Hear the final airing on 10/4 at 7 pm ET or on SiriusXM On Demand until October … Continued

Latin, Music

Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (9/27/13)

Bienvenida to this week’s Caliente Area Interactiva countdown. Despite the Fall weather outside, things are still heating up on channel 150 with hits like Victor Manuelle’s Ando Por Las Nubes and N’Klabe’s Un Viejo Amor holding the top spots while Grupo Niche … Continued

Latin, Music

Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (9/27/13)

Bienvenida to this week’s Caliente Area Interactiva countdown. Despite the Fall weather outside, things are still heating up on channel 150 with hits like Victor Manuelle’s Ando Por Las Nubes and N’Klabe’s Un Viejo Amor holding the top spots while Grupo Niche … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, News, Pop Culture, TV

What’s On: This IS radio Clash, Aziz doesn’t feel the Sting and 3 days of the Colon

The Clash Town Hall Premiers Friday 3 pm ET on 1st Wave Interrupting all programs. This is Radio Clash from pirate satellite… 1st Wave’s Richard Blade moderates an exclusive Town Hall with Mick Jones and Paul Simonon (plus a phone-in … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, News, Pop Culture, TV

What’s On: This IS radio Clash, Aziz doesn’t feel the Sting and 3 days of the Colon

The Clash Town Hall Premiers Friday 3 pm ET on 1st Wave Interrupting all programs. This is Radio Clash from pirate satellite… 1st Wave’s Richard Blade moderates an exclusive Town Hall with Mick Jones and Paul Simonon (plus a phone-in … Continued

Music, Rock

MGMT, CHVRCHES, Franz Ferdinand share superfan love of the Pixies

It’s Pixies Appreciation week on SiriusXM U, and that’s literally what we’ve been doing all week: Appreciating the hell out of the Pixies. Celebrating their first new music in ten years, the band has been co-hosting afternoons with Jenny Eliscu, … Continued

Music, Rock

MGMT, CHVRCHES, Franz Ferdinand share superfan love of the Pixies

It’s Pixies Appreciation week on SiriusXM U, and that’s literally what we’ve been doing all week: Appreciating the hell out of the Pixies. Celebrating their first new music in ten years, the band has been co-hosting afternoons with Jenny Eliscu, … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, Rock

What’s On: Cosmo Radio helps you find love, Pixie appreciation week and more!

Taking the Pulse of the Plain White T’s 9 am ET on The Pulse The American pop punk band best known for their hit Hey There Delilah is in the studio talking with Ron Ross about their new projects and … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, Rock

What’s On: Cosmo Radio helps you find love, Pixie appreciation week and more!

Taking the Pulse of the Plain White T’s 9 am ET on The Pulse The American pop punk band best known for their hit Hey There Delilah is in the studio talking with Ron Ross about their new projects and … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

HIP HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 10 Countdown (9/28/13)

Hip Hop Nation is back with this week’s Music Meeting countdown. Lots of return players including Jay-Z, Drake and the yummy Kendrick Lamar. Plus, an exciting new entry from Future. Check it out! JAY-Z/RICK ROSS | fuckwitmeyouknowigotit T.I./B.O.B./KENDRICK LAMAR_MEMORIES BACK THEN 2 … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

HIP HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 10 Countdown (9/28/13)

Hip Hop Nation is back with this week’s Music Meeting countdown. Lots of return players including Jay-Z, Drake and the yummy Kendrick Lamar. Plus, an exciting new entry from Future. Check it out! JAY-Z/RICK ROSS | fuckwitmeyouknowigotit T.I./B.O.B./KENDRICK LAMAR_MEMORIES BACK THEN 2 … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Health, Hip-Hop/R&B, Lifestyle, MLB, Music, News and Issues, NFL, Politics, Sports

What’s on: Shutdown on The Agenda, Jeselnik and the MLB playoffs

What is a government shutdown? Is John Madden really on SiriusXM? What is it like to be really offended? Answers to all those questions and more Wednesday on your airwaves. The Agenda 6 am ET on SiriusXM Progress Let Ari … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Health, Hip-Hop/R&B, Lifestyle, MLB, Music, News and Issues, NFL, Politics, Sports

What’s on: Shutdown on The Agenda, Jeselnik and the MLB playoffs

What is a government shutdown? Is John Madden really on SiriusXM? What is it like to be really offended? Answers to all those questions and more Wednesday on your airwaves. The Agenda 6 am ET on SiriusXM Progress Let Ari … Continued

Music, Rock

LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (9/27/13)

It’s another hard rockin’ week on SiriusXM’s Liquid Metal Devil’s Dozen countdown! Carcass is still digging in their heels at #1 while Chimaira are clawing their way forward and Motorhead’s return to the charts is pushing upward as well. Tune in … Continued

Music, Rock

LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (9/27/13)

It’s another hard rockin’ week on SiriusXM’s Liquid Metal Devil’s Dozen countdown! Carcass is still digging in their heels at #1 while Chimaira are clawing their way forward and Motorhead’s return to the charts is pushing upward as well. Tune in … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Entertainment, Music, Rock, Sports

Whats On: Grateful Dead live in Chicago, Elizabeth Glibert’s new book, and The Roto Experts

This Tuesday SiriusXM has something for everyone, from fantasy football tips for the upcoming week to Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert on SiriusXM Stars to talk about her new book. And if that’s not well-rounded enough for you, Doctor Radio is holding … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Entertainment, Music, Rock, Sports

Whats On: Grateful Dead live in Chicago, Elizabeth Glibert’s new book, and The Roto Experts

This Tuesday SiriusXM has something for everyone, from fantasy football tips for the upcoming week to Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert on SiriusXM Stars to talk about her new book. And if that’s not well-rounded enough for you, Doctor Radio is holding … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (9/29/13)

The Spectrum brings more mega-hits to your radio this week, with arena acts Coldplay and Sir Paul McCartney holding the top two spots and up-n-comers Lorde and Wild Feathers making close behind. Also keep an ear out for newcomers The Unlikely … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (9/29/13)

The Spectrum brings more mega-hits to your radio this week, with arena acts Coldplay and Sir Paul McCartney holding the top two spots and up-n-comers Lorde and Wild Feathers making close behind. Also keep an ear out for newcomers The Unlikely … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (9/30/13)

Alt Nation’s artist to watch RAC enters this week’s Alt 18 Countdown at #17 while the Killers and Phoenix are a few places ahead with their new, long-awaited singles. We’re still singing along to Bastille at #8, but it’s The Neighborhood … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (9/30/13)

Alt Nation’s artist to watch RAC enters this week’s Alt 18 Countdown at #17 while the Killers and Phoenix are a few places ahead with their new, long-awaited singles. We’re still singing along to Bastille at #8, but it’s The Neighborhood … Continued

Music, Rock

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (9/28/2013)

This week on the SiriusXM U Download 15 Countdown MGMT steps aside and settles for second after CHVRCHES’ catchy We Sink jumps to first place, and Arcade Fire and Arctic Monkeys continue hanging on. It sure is great to see Mazzy Star … Continued

Music, Rock

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (9/28/2013)

This week on the SiriusXM U Download 15 Countdown MGMT steps aside and settles for second after CHVRCHES’ catchy We Sink jumps to first place, and Arcade Fire and Arctic Monkeys continue hanging on. It sure is great to see Mazzy Star … Continued

Music, Pop

’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown September 27, 1987 (9/28/13)

This week the ’80’s on 8 Big 40 Countdown is bringing us back to September 27, 1987. The Princess Bride has just been released, a gallon of gas costs $0.95, and Michael Jackson has two songs in the top 40, including at … Continued

Music, Pop

’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown September 27, 1987 (9/28/13)

This week the ’80’s on 8 Big 40 Countdown is bringing us back to September 27, 1987. The Princess Bride has just been released, a gallon of gas costs $0.95, and Michael Jackson has two songs in the top 40, including at … Continued

Music, Pop

Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (9/28/13)

Behold the SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown! Katy is still Roaring at #1 with the Imagine Dragons right on her heels. Britney and Lana Del Ray are back in action and P!nk and Fall Out Boy are showing twice. It’s … Continued

Music, Pop

Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (9/28/13)

Behold the SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown! Katy is still Roaring at #1 with the Imagine Dragons right on her heels. Britney and Lana Del Ray are back in action and P!nk and Fall Out Boy are showing twice. It’s … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (9/28/13)

This week on The Pulse 2000s & Today countdown, we see (and hear) the power of melody. Your ears will never forget 2006’s Waiting on the World to Change or the ever-hummable How to Save a Life. And of course today is … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (9/28/13)

This week on The Pulse 2000s & Today countdown, we see (and hear) the power of melody. Your ears will never forget 2006’s Waiting on the World to Change or the ever-hummable How to Save a Life. And of course today is … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, NFL, Rock, Sports

What’s on: Dating boot camp, comedy and football, football, football

What did you do all day Sunday? Watch football. What are you going to do all day Monday? Call up SiriusXM’s football programs and talk about football. Football. The Opening Drive 7 am ET on SiriusXM NFL Radio You know … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, NFL, Rock, Sports

What’s on: Dating boot camp, comedy and football, football, football

What did you do all day Sunday? Watch football. What are you going to do all day Monday? Call up SiriusXM’s football programs and talk about football. Football. The Opening Drive 7 am ET on SiriusXM NFL Radio You know … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (9/27/13)

Every week SiriusXM‘s The Highway plugs you into the country music scene with its Hot 30 Countdown.This week Eli Young Band’s single Drunk Last Night makes the leap from third to first, pushing Luke Bryan down to #2, and an impressively long … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (9/27/13)

Every week SiriusXM‘s The Highway plugs you into the country music scene with its Hot 30 Countdown.This week Eli Young Band’s single Drunk Last Night makes the leap from third to first, pushing Luke Bryan down to #2, and an impressively long … Continued

Music, Rock

This week in SiriusXM history: 20th anniversary of Nirvana’s Nevermind

Two years ago today on September 28, 2011, SiriusXM and our listeners celebrated the 20th anniversary of the iconic Nirvana album Nevermind. Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, and Nevermind producer Butch Vig were reunited in the fish bowl for a SiriusXM … Continued

Music, Rock

This week in SiriusXM history: 20th anniversary of Nirvana’s Nevermind

Two years ago today on September 28, 2011, SiriusXM and our listeners celebrated the 20th anniversary of the iconic Nirvana album Nevermind. Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, and Nevermind producer Butch Vig were reunited in the fish bowl for a SiriusXM … Continued

Music, Rock

Numan’s Song Spotlight: 1972’s Nights in White Satin

“Red is grey and yellow, white…but we decide which is right…and which is an illusion?” I’ve always loved this epic masterpiece about lovesick, sleepless nights, featuring the London Festival Orchestra. The sound is trippy, soothing, beautiful, and almost frightening. With the … Continued

Music, Rock

Numan’s Song Spotlight: 1972’s Nights in White Satin

“Red is grey and yellow, white…but we decide which is right…and which is an illusion?” I’ve always loved this epic masterpiece about lovesick, sleepless nights, featuring the London Festival Orchestra. The sound is trippy, soothing, beautiful, and almost frightening. With the … Continued

Classical, Music

Classical music’s dirty little secret: It’s for everyone.

There are three ways to program classical music on the radio – my way, your way and the wrong way. So what’s my way? Program like Mozart. After composing his Piano Concertos 12 – 14, Mozart wrote to his father, … Continued

Classical, Music

Classical music’s dirty little secret: It’s for everyone.

There are three ways to program classical music on the radio – my way, your way and the wrong way. So what’s my way? Program like Mozart. After composing his Piano Concertos 12 – 14, Mozart wrote to his father, … Continued

Country, Music

Nashville Flash: Luke Bryan’s new album, Jason Aldean’s big screen debut & more!

Here’s the top news from today’s biggest country stars! Luke Bryan’s got big plans after the success of his most recent album, and find out why Joe Nichols was up close and personal with a blonde model right in front … Continued

Country, Music

Nashville Flash: Luke Bryan’s new album, Jason Aldean’s big screen debut & more!

Here’s the top news from today’s biggest country stars! Luke Bryan’s got big plans after the success of his most recent album, and find out why Joe Nichols was up close and personal with a blonde model right in front … Continued

Entertainment, Music, TV

#BreakingSXM: Music for a Walter White montage

SiriusXM’s weekly Twitter question is Breaking Bad-related.

Entertainment, Music, TV

#BreakingSXM: Music for a Walter White montage

SiriusXM’s weekly Twitter question is Breaking Bad-related.

Entertainment, Music, News and Issues, Sports

This Week On Demand: It’s a SiriusXM Town Hallapalooza!

Close out September and kick off October with a slew of huge celebrities sitting down for intimate conversations with select groups of SiriusXM subscribers – it’s SiriusXM’s Town Hall Series, On Demand. Robin Williams Entertainment Weekly Radio Robin Williams answers … Continued

Entertainment, Music, News and Issues, Sports

This Week On Demand: It’s a SiriusXM Town Hallapalooza!

Close out September and kick off October with a slew of huge celebrities sitting down for intimate conversations with select groups of SiriusXM subscribers – it’s SiriusXM’s Town Hall Series, On Demand. Robin Williams Entertainment Weekly Radio Robin Williams answers … Continued

Entertainment, Music, NASCAR, Pop, Sports, TV

What’s On: Pet Shop Boys, TV comebacks and hits from September 1990

The Pet Shop Boys Town Hall and 1st Wave Takeover All Weekend on 1st Wave Did you know that West End Girls was influenced by both TS Eliot’s The Wasteland and Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five’s The Message?  That’s bad … Continued

Entertainment, Music, NASCAR, Pop, Sports, TV

What’s On: Pet Shop Boys, TV comebacks and hits from September 1990

The Pet Shop Boys Town Hall and 1st Wave Takeover All Weekend on 1st Wave Did you know that West End Girls was influenced by both TS Eliot’s The Wasteland and Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five’s The Message?  That’s bad … Continued

Christian, Entertainment, Music, Pop, Rock, TV

4 Channels 1 Question: If your channel was a late night talk show, who would be your house band?

We had 4 SXM channels imagine themselves as a late night talk show and asked the question, who would be your house band? Octane = Volbeat “If Octane was a late night show, Volbeat would be the house band because … Continued

Christian, Entertainment, Music, Pop, Rock, TV

4 Channels 1 Question: If your channel was a late night talk show, who would be your house band?

We had 4 SXM channels imagine themselves as a late night talk show and asked the question, who would be your house band? Octane = Volbeat “If Octane was a late night show, Volbeat would be the house band because … Continued

Entertainment, Fantasy Sports, movies, Music, NASCAR, News and Issues, Politics, Rock, Sports, TV

What’s On: Dale Jr. takes over Lithium, back-to-back Town Halls

Wake up to some political talk, listen to Dale Earnhardt Jr. guest DJ on Lithium during your lunch break, and wrap your day up with a pair of legendary SiriusXM Town Hall events. The Agenda with Ari Rabin-Havt 6 am … Continued

Entertainment, Fantasy Sports, movies, Music, NASCAR, News and Issues, Politics, Rock, Sports, TV

What’s On: Dale Jr. takes over Lithium, back-to-back Town Halls

Wake up to some political talk, listen to Dale Earnhardt Jr. guest DJ on Lithium during your lunch break, and wrap your day up with a pair of legendary SiriusXM Town Hall events. The Agenda with Ari Rabin-Havt 6 am … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, News and Issues, Rock

What’s On: In-studio performance by Au Revoir Simone, Springsteen celebrates 40 years and more!

Leading Ladies: Sallie Krawcheck with Perri Peltz 10 am ET on Stars, Ch. 106 Sallie L. Krawcheck is the former president of Global Wealth & Investment Management for Bank of America, one of the largest wealth management businesses in the world. Fortune … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, News and Issues, Rock

What’s On: In-studio performance by Au Revoir Simone, Springsteen celebrates 40 years and more!

Leading Ladies: Sallie Krawcheck with Perri Peltz 10 am ET on Stars, Ch. 106 Sallie L. Krawcheck is the former president of Global Wealth & Investment Management for Bank of America, one of the largest wealth management businesses in the world. Fortune … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Rock

Metallica at the Apollo a.k.a one of the greatest nights of my life

As a Liquid Metal and Octane host,  not only was I lucky enough to get the chance to work a show inside the world famous Apollo Theater in Harlem this past weekend for SiriusXM. But I got to host a METALLICA show, the … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Rock

Metallica at the Apollo a.k.a one of the greatest nights of my life

As a Liquid Metal and Octane host,  not only was I lucky enough to get the chance to work a show inside the world famous Apollo Theater in Harlem this past weekend for SiriusXM. But I got to host a METALLICA show, the … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Sports

What’s On: Mozart’s Met Opera season premiere, Furthur live in concert, Fantasy Sports & more

It’s a slamming Tuesday at SiriusXM as we bring you more of the Met Opera’s dramatic new season, plus fantasy sports, live concerts, interviews and more. SiriusXM’s ICONOS: Alejandro Sanz 12 pm ET on Caliente SiriusXM continues to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Sports

What’s On: Mozart’s Met Opera season premiere, Furthur live in concert, Fantasy Sports & more

It’s a slamming Tuesday at SiriusXM as we bring you more of the Met Opera’s dramatic new season, plus fantasy sports, live concerts, interviews and more. SiriusXM’s ICONOS: Alejandro Sanz 12 pm ET on Caliente SiriusXM continues to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with … Continued

howard stern, Music, Rock

Metallica performs live on the Howard Stern Show

What a 72-hour stretch for Metallica fans. Two days after their epic show at the Apollo Theater, and less than 24 hours after the band played Enter Sandman live in honor of Mariano Rivera at Yankee Stadium, Metallica appeared in … Continued

howard stern, Music, Rock

Metallica performs live on the Howard Stern Show

What a 72-hour stretch for Metallica fans. Two days after their epic show at the Apollo Theater, and less than 24 hours after the band played Enter Sandman live in honor of Mariano Rivera at Yankee Stadium, Metallica appeared in … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (9/23/13)

Pearl Jam’s brand new single Sirens’ world premiere may have only been on Wednesday on Pearl Jam Radio, but it already made the countdown this week on Alt Nation. That didn’t take long! The Neighborhood is holding down the top … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (9/23/13)

Pearl Jam’s brand new single Sirens’ world premiere may have only been on Wednesday on Pearl Jam Radio, but it already made the countdown this week on Alt Nation. That didn’t take long! The Neighborhood is holding down the top … Continued

Music, Rock

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (9/22/13)

SiriusXM U is the cutting edge of new rock with artists from all over the world. This week we see the latest from hipster groovers MGMT holding the top spot while some very familiar faces return, namely Arcade Fire, Arctic … Continued

Music, Rock

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (9/22/13)

SiriusXM U is the cutting edge of new rock with artists from all over the world. This week we see the latest from hipster groovers MGMT holding the top spot while some very familiar faces return, namely Arcade Fire, Arctic … Continued

Music, Pop

Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (9/21/13)

This week, the SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown tells the story of the tortoise and the hare. Katy Perry’s Roar shot to #1 faster than you could say “That’s all folks!” (get it? hare? Bugs Bunny?), while Imagine Dragons’ Radioactive … Continued

Music, Pop

Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (9/21/13)

This week, the SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown tells the story of the tortoise and the hare. Katy Perry’s Roar shot to #1 faster than you could say “That’s all folks!” (get it? hare? Bugs Bunny?), while Imagine Dragons’ Radioactive … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

70s on 7: AT40 Countdown for Sept 20, 1975 (9/21/13)

It’s the weekly countdown from our vintage library of Casey Kasem’s legendary countdown show, American Top 40. Once again, 70s on 7 brings you back to the good old days of disco and guitar rock with these classic hits. Get … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

70s on 7: AT40 Countdown for Sept 20, 1975 (9/21/13)

It’s the weekly countdown from our vintage library of Casey Kasem’s legendary countdown show, American Top 40. Once again, 70s on 7 brings you back to the good old days of disco and guitar rock with these classic hits. Get … Continued

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What’s On: Metallica live with Howard, Dexter comes to an end, MNF and more

Open your day with one of rock’s all-time great bands, grind through the work hours by catching up on what happened on Dexter, Breaking Bad and the Emmy Awards, and then wrap up a long Monday with an AFC West … Continued

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What’s On: Metallica live with Howard, Dexter comes to an end, MNF and more

Open your day with one of rock’s all-time great bands, grind through the work hours by catching up on what happened on Dexter, Breaking Bad and the Emmy Awards, and then wrap up a long Monday with an AFC West … Continued

Music, Pop

’90s on 9: Back in the Day Replay

We’re taking it back smack-dab to the mid-’90s. This past week in 1995, Coolio dominated the charts with Gangsta’s Paradise, which won him a Grammy, MTV Video Music Award (remember Michelle Pfeiffer?!), and a Billboard Music Award. But why stop … Continued

Music, Pop

’90s on 9: Back in the Day Replay

We’re taking it back smack-dab to the mid-’90s. This past week in 1995, Coolio dominated the charts with Gangsta’s Paradise, which won him a Grammy, MTV Video Music Award (remember Michelle Pfeiffer?!), and a Billboard Music Award. But why stop … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (9/20/13)

Every week, SiriusXM ‘s The Highway plugs you into the country music scene with its Hot 30 Countdown. This week, Luke Bryan spends another week as the king of country with his single That’s My Kind of Night, while Cole Swindell bumps Jason … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (9/20/13)

Every week, SiriusXM ‘s The Highway plugs you into the country music scene with its Hot 30 Countdown. This week, Luke Bryan spends another week as the king of country with his single That’s My Kind of Night, while Cole Swindell bumps Jason … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (9/22/13)

The Spectrum is a channel that truly lives up to its name. Spectrum playlists are never expected, always innovative. They also just have great taste. This week sees living legend Paul McCartney back on the chart with his new single … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (9/22/13)

The Spectrum is a channel that truly lives up to its name. Spectrum playlists are never expected, always innovative. They also just have great taste. This week sees living legend Paul McCartney back on the chart with his new single … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

HIP HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 20 Countdown (9/21/13)

Two of Jay-Z’s tracks from the album Magna Carta Holy Grail make the countdown this week on Hip Hop Nation. The smash hits Holy Grail featuring Justin Timberlake and fuckwitmeyouknowigotit with Rick Ross have been sweeping radios across the country since their … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

HIP HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 20 Countdown (9/21/13)

Two of Jay-Z’s tracks from the album Magna Carta Holy Grail make the countdown this week on Hip Hop Nation. The smash hits Holy Grail featuring Justin Timberlake and fuckwitmeyouknowigotit with Rick Ross have been sweeping radios across the country since their … Continued

Music, Rock

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (9/21/13)

The Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown is back this week with more big, bad, new rock tracks! We have a nice box o’ shred going on here, framed by Korn at #15 and mega-heavy megastars Avenged Sevenfold holding #1. Imagine diving into that! … Continued

Music, Rock

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (9/21/13)

The Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown is back this week with more big, bad, new rock tracks! We have a nice box o’ shred going on here, framed by Korn at #15 and mega-heavy megastars Avenged Sevenfold holding #1. Imagine diving into that! … Continued

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The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (9/21/13)

SiriusXM’s The Pulse is back with another double-down countdown! Relive memories of awesome Eve 6 and the totally addictive Incubus hit “Drive,” then see how far we’ve come as a OneRepublic nation! Not to mention one band shows up in … Continued

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The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (9/21/13)

SiriusXM’s The Pulse is back with another double-down countdown! Relive memories of awesome Eve 6 and the totally addictive Incubus hit “Drive,” then see how far we’ve come as a OneRepublic nation! Not to mention one band shows up in … Continued

Music, Pop

Numan’s Song Spotlight: 1975’s Feelings

♪ Feeeelings…nothing more than Feeeeelings…♫ Name someone who hasn’t winced at hearing those lyrics. Yet they’re completely irresistible when rendered in a karaoke performance. For some reason, it resonates particularly with foreign singers, but feel free to sing along! “Feelings” … Continued

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Numan’s Song Spotlight: 1975’s Feelings

♪ Feeeelings…nothing more than Feeeeelings…♫ Name someone who hasn’t winced at hearing those lyrics. Yet they’re completely irresistible when rendered in a karaoke performance. For some reason, it resonates particularly with foreign singers, but feel free to sing along! “Feelings” … Continued

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’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown September 20, 1983 (9/21/13)

We’re taking it back to 1983 with this week’s ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown. Back when big hair and neon spandex were in, these were the top songs playing on everybody’s boom boxes. Michael Jackson, The Police, and Billy … Continued

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’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown September 20, 1983 (9/21/13)

We’re taking it back to 1983 with this week’s ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown. Back when big hair and neon spandex were in, these were the top songs playing on everybody’s boom boxes. Michael Jackson, The Police, and Billy … Continued

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LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (9/20/13)

SiriusXM’s Liquid Metal is the place to come for the heaviest headbangers the airwaves have to offer. On the countdown this week, Carcass’ Captive Bolt Pistol rocks the competition while Soulfly’s Bloodshed and Ruthless by DevilDriver trail closely behind. There’s no … Continued

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LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (9/20/13)

SiriusXM’s Liquid Metal is the place to come for the heaviest headbangers the airwaves have to offer. On the countdown this week, Carcass’ Captive Bolt Pistol rocks the competition while Soulfly’s Bloodshed and Ruthless by DevilDriver trail closely behind. There’s no … Continued

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What’s your Metallica WWE entrance music?

SiriusXM and Busted Open asked their Twitter followers: What Metallica song would you ise as entrance music if you were in the WWE?

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What’s your Metallica WWE entrance music?

SiriusXM and Busted Open asked their Twitter followers: What Metallica song would you ise as entrance music if you were in the WWE?

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LISTEN: Pure Bathing Culture covers Fleetwood Mac

Portland’s Pure Bathing Culture are one of our favorite discoveries of 2013. They’re featured on this week’s episode of Sirius XMU Sessions where they dropped down this vibe-y cover of Fleetwood Mac’s classic, Dreams.

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LISTEN: Pure Bathing Culture covers Fleetwood Mac

Portland’s Pure Bathing Culture are one of our favorite discoveries of 2013. They’re featured on this week’s episode of Sirius XMU Sessions where they dropped down this vibe-y cover of Fleetwood Mac’s classic, Dreams.

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LISTEN: Arctic Monkeys put new spin on Do I Wanna Know

There’s no denying it, Arctic Monkeys are in the midst of a massive resurgence. Their new album AM just debuted at #6 on the U.S. album charts and the lead single Do I Wanna Know is shaping up to be … Continued

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LISTEN: Arctic Monkeys put new spin on Do I Wanna Know

There’s no denying it, Arctic Monkeys are in the midst of a massive resurgence. Their new album AM just debuted at #6 on the U.S. album charts and the lead single Do I Wanna Know is shaping up to be … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Sting’s Last Ship docks soon

Epic news, theatre lovers! THE LAST SHIP, with an original score by 16-time Grammy winner Sting, will open on Broadway in the fall of 2014! Better yet, we don’t have to wait a whole year to scratch our itch, as there’ll be a … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Sting’s Last Ship docks soon

Epic news, theatre lovers! THE LAST SHIP, with an original score by 16-time Grammy winner Sting, will open on Broadway in the fall of 2014! Better yet, we don’t have to wait a whole year to scratch our itch, as there’ll be a … Continued

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Metallica rocks the Apollo on Saturday night

After nearly a month of anticipation, it’s finally (almost) here: Saturday night, for the first time, Metallica will perform at Harlem’s legendary Apollo Theater. Starting at 8:30 pm ET, Metallica will play songs from their 30-plus year career in a … Continued

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Metallica rocks the Apollo on Saturday night

After nearly a month of anticipation, it’s finally (almost) here: Saturday night, for the first time, Metallica will perform at Harlem’s legendary Apollo Theater. Starting at 8:30 pm ET, Metallica will play songs from their 30-plus year career in a … Continued

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4 Channels 1 Question: Which song would you send into space?

In honor of the recent news about Voyager–which has a gold record onboard in case it encounters intelligent life outside our solar system–we asked SiriusXM hosts what song from their playlist they would send into outer space? Out Q = … Continued

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4 Channels 1 Question: Which song would you send into space?

In honor of the recent news about Voyager–which has a gold record onboard in case it encounters intelligent life outside our solar system–we asked SiriusXM hosts what song from their playlist they would send into outer space? Out Q = … Continued

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What’s On: Metallica’s rage in harlem, panic in Detroit?, love potions & more

Metallica Exclusive Concert at the Apollo Theater Saturday 8:30 pm ET on Mandatory Metallica There’s a rage in Harlem: Metallica plays the famed Apollo Theater for the first – and last – time in an exclusive concert for SiriusXM listeners. … Continued

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What’s On: Metallica’s rage in harlem, panic in Detroit?, love potions & more

Metallica Exclusive Concert at the Apollo Theater Saturday 8:30 pm ET on Mandatory Metallica There’s a rage in Harlem: Metallica plays the famed Apollo Theater for the first – and last – time in an exclusive concert for SiriusXM listeners. … Continued

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Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (9/20/13)

Hola! Welcome to this week’s Area Interactiva countdown from Caliente. Esta semana, we have “Subele El Volumen” at numero uno to help kick off ontoño at SiriusXM. But no matter how cold it gets in the air, these hits keep … Continued

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Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (9/20/13)

Hola! Welcome to this week’s Area Interactiva countdown from Caliente. Esta semana, we have “Subele El Volumen” at numero uno to help kick off ontoño at SiriusXM. But no matter how cold it gets in the air, these hits keep … Continued

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SiriusXM Town Hall: Avicii

Avicii comes to our NYC studios for the first SiriusXM Town Hall event featuring an EDM Artist. Avicii will be sitting down with BPM’s own Geronimo to talk about his recently released debut album True. He offers insight into his … Continued

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SiriusXM Town Hall: Avicii

Avicii comes to our NYC studios for the first SiriusXM Town Hall event featuring an EDM Artist. Avicii will be sitting down with BPM’s own Geronimo to talk about his recently released debut album True. He offers insight into his … Continued

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This Week in SiriusXM History: Florence and The Machine’s Dog Days are Over

Three years ago in September 2010, Florence and the Machine came into the SiriusXM studios to play an exclusive, live acoustic set for The Spectrum. Dog Days are Over, one of the band’s first big hits off their first record Lungs, … Continued

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This Week in SiriusXM History: Florence and The Machine’s Dog Days are Over

Three years ago in September 2010, Florence and the Machine came into the SiriusXM studios to play an exclusive, live acoustic set for The Spectrum. Dog Days are Over, one of the band’s first big hits off their first record Lungs, … Continued

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What’s On: Avicii, Louis CK, Bleacher Report and more

A Town Hall double-dip, featuring a pair of icons, caps off a packed day (as always) of SiriusXM programming. Bleacher Report Radio 11 am ET on SiriusXM Sports Zone Sports news and analysis from the names you trust. The brand … Continued

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What’s On: Avicii, Louis CK, Bleacher Report and more

A Town Hall double-dip, featuring a pair of icons, caps off a packed day (as always) of SiriusXM programming. Bleacher Report Radio 11 am ET on SiriusXM Sports Zone Sports news and analysis from the names you trust. The brand … Continued

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#sxmNewTracks: RAC

Regan here from SiriusXM Alt Nation with the new artist to watch this week: RAC. He’s a remixer/producer extraordinaire-turned-song crafter, and this is his new single “Let Go.” Pronounced “R-A-C,” we’ve been into his remix work for some time, focusing … Continued

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#sxmNewTracks: RAC

Regan here from SiriusXM Alt Nation with the new artist to watch this week: RAC. He’s a remixer/producer extraordinaire-turned-song crafter, and this is his new single “Let Go.” Pronounced “R-A-C,” we’ve been into his remix work for some time, focusing … Continued

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Countdown: World premiere of Sirens, Pearl Jam’s new single

After the first single Mind Your Manners was released two months ago off Pearl Jam’s new album Lightning Bolt, fans are getting another taste today at 3 pm ET, when the second single Sirens will premiere exclusively on Pearl Jam … Continued

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Countdown: World premiere of Sirens, Pearl Jam’s new single

After the first single Mind Your Manners was released two months ago off Pearl Jam’s new album Lightning Bolt, fans are getting another taste today at 3 pm ET, when the second single Sirens will premiere exclusively on Pearl Jam … Continued

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‘Nervous’ Mel B talks Spice Girls, upbringing, Eddie Murphy

One of Howard Stern’s fellow judges on America’s Got Talent and former Spice Girl Mel B appeared in The Howard Stern Studios Tuesday for a wide-ranging interview with the King of All Media. Mel B told Howard that she was nervous … Continued

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‘Nervous’ Mel B talks Spice Girls, upbringing, Eddie Murphy

One of Howard Stern’s fellow judges on America’s Got Talent and former Spice Girl Mel B appeared in The Howard Stern Studios Tuesday for a wide-ranging interview with the King of All Media. Mel B told Howard that she was nervous … Continued

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What’s On: CeeLo Green, the Americana Awards, Hispanic Heritage Month and more!

Today’s a little bit country and a little bit rock ‘n’ roll… with a healthy dose of Hip Hop and Spanish rock in there for good measure. The Ed Lover Show with CeeLo Green Wednesday 5:30 pm ET on Backspin (rebroadcasts Fri. … Continued

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What’s On: CeeLo Green, the Americana Awards, Hispanic Heritage Month and more!

Today’s a little bit country and a little bit rock ‘n’ roll… with a healthy dose of Hip Hop and Spanish rock in there for good measure. The Ed Lover Show with CeeLo Green Wednesday 5:30 pm ET on Backspin (rebroadcasts Fri. … Continued

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Liquid Metal’s Jose Mangin’s top 5 Metallica songs

To celebrate Metallica’s upcoming performance at the legendary Apollo Theater on Saturday, September 21 at 8:30 pm ET, I must share with you MY list of the most rockin’ Metallica headbangers. Check out my top 5 Metallica songs in the … Continued

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Liquid Metal’s Jose Mangin’s top 5 Metallica songs

To celebrate Metallica’s upcoming performance at the legendary Apollo Theater on Saturday, September 21 at 8:30 pm ET, I must share with you MY list of the most rockin’ Metallica headbangers. Check out my top 5 Metallica songs in the … Continued

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Bonnie McKee admires Katy Perry’s God-given attributes (wink, wink)

You may not know Bonnie McKee by name (yet) but you’ve definitely heard her work – McKee has co-written eight #1 singles, selling more than 25 million copies worldwide.  She’s worked with Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Ke$ha, Kylie Minogue, Avril … Continued

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Bonnie McKee admires Katy Perry’s God-given attributes (wink, wink)

You may not know Bonnie McKee by name (yet) but you’ve definitely heard her work – McKee has co-written eight #1 singles, selling more than 25 million copies worldwide.  She’s worked with Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Ke$ha, Kylie Minogue, Avril … Continued

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What’s On: Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion on Outlaw Country, Krishna Das, Elvis and more

Today on SiriusXM, East meets West, then we head down South and come back North again, with special highlights from Krishna Das Yoga Radio, Goldie Hawn on Oprah Radio, the wonderful Sarah Lee Guthrie performing on Outlaw Country, and a … Continued

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What’s On: Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion on Outlaw Country, Krishna Das, Elvis and more

Today on SiriusXM, East meets West, then we head down South and come back North again, with special highlights from Krishna Das Yoga Radio, Goldie Hawn on Oprah Radio, the wonderful Sarah Lee Guthrie performing on Outlaw Country, and a … Continued

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Octane: Big ‘Uns Countdown (9/14/13)

It’s time for another week of the Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown with the week’s biggest and best new rock tracks!The number one spot has been taken over by Five Finger Death Punch’s Lift Me Up, while last week’s leader Avenged Sevenfold has … Continued

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Octane: Big ‘Uns Countdown (9/14/13)

It’s time for another week of the Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown with the week’s biggest and best new rock tracks!The number one spot has been taken over by Five Finger Death Punch’s Lift Me Up, while last week’s leader Avenged Sevenfold has … Continued

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THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (9/13/13)

Every week, SiriusXM ‘s The Highway plugs you into the country music scene with its Hot 30 Countdown. This week, Luke Bryan stands as the king of country with his single That’s My Kind of Night at the top spot, while Jason Aldean … Continued

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THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (9/13/13)

Every week, SiriusXM ‘s The Highway plugs you into the country music scene with its Hot 30 Countdown. This week, Luke Bryan stands as the king of country with his single That’s My Kind of Night at the top spot, while Jason Aldean … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Trumpet the return of Neil Patrick Harris

A new season is heating up on Broadway and I’ve got all your newsy bits right here! Everyone’s heads exploded when we heard that Neil Patrick Harris would be returning to Broadway in a revival of Hedwig & The Angry Inch, … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Trumpet the return of Neil Patrick Harris

A new season is heating up on Broadway and I’ve got all your newsy bits right here! Everyone’s heads exploded when we heard that Neil Patrick Harris would be returning to Broadway in a revival of Hedwig & The Angry Inch, … Continued

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Hear 24/7 Metallica hits, rarities and concerts, starting… now

One, Enter Sandman, Master of Puppets… each song opens with a guitar riff that is pure, unadulterated Metallica. Each song is its own masterpiece and could stand alone in the pantheon of rock hits, but together, they are an epic … Continued

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Hear 24/7 Metallica hits, rarities and concerts, starting… now

One, Enter Sandman, Master of Puppets… each song opens with a guitar riff that is pure, unadulterated Metallica. Each song is its own masterpiece and could stand alone in the pantheon of rock hits, but together, they are an epic … Continued

Music, Rock

SiriusXM U’s top 10 Arcade Fire picks

Where does Arcade Fire’s new song Reflektor rank among the Montreal band’s best? We asked the estimable brains behind SiriusXM U for their estimation.     10. Crown of Love 9. Intervention 8. Reflektor (“Yeah, we really like Reflektor this much … Continued

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SiriusXM U’s top 10 Arcade Fire picks

Where does Arcade Fire’s new song Reflektor rank among the Montreal band’s best? We asked the estimable brains behind SiriusXM U for their estimation.     10. Crown of Love 9. Intervention 8. Reflektor (“Yeah, we really like Reflektor this much … Continued

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Tweet of the week: Mikey Piff bonds with Kanye

Kanye West doesn’t open up to just anybody, but SiriusXM Hits 1 host Mikey Piff got into the circle of trust and here’s the pic to prove it. The time @KanyeWest opened up to me like we were besties. #TBT … Continued

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Tweet of the week: Mikey Piff bonds with Kanye

Kanye West doesn’t open up to just anybody, but SiriusXM Hits 1 host Mikey Piff got into the circle of trust and here’s the pic to prove it. The time @KanyeWest opened up to me like we were besties. #TBT … Continued

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4 Channels 1 Question: What’s the most dangerous song on your playlist?

What’s the most dangerous song on your playlist? SiriusXM Hits 1 = Katy Perry’s Roar “Between her leopard print outfit and that untamed personality, I would have to vote for Katy Perry. Not only is she one of the nicest rock … Continued

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4 Channels 1 Question: What’s the most dangerous song on your playlist?

What’s the most dangerous song on your playlist? SiriusXM Hits 1 = Katy Perry’s Roar “Between her leopard print outfit and that untamed personality, I would have to vote for Katy Perry. Not only is she one of the nicest rock … Continued

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Watch Donavon Frankenreiter Shine on The Coffeehouse

Folk crooner and radical surfer dude Donavon Frankenreiter gave an intimate acoustic performance of his song Shine at the SiriusXM Coffeehouse studios recently. Who knew there was so much talent under that ‘stache?

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Watch Donavon Frankenreiter Shine on The Coffeehouse

Folk crooner and radical surfer dude Donavon Frankenreiter gave an intimate acoustic performance of his song Shine at the SiriusXM Coffeehouse studios recently. Who knew there was so much talent under that ‘stache?

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Cee Lo Green tells Howard, ‘Music saved my life’

Five-time Grammy Award winner and judge on The Voice, Cee Lo Green, made his first trip to The Howard Stern Studios Tuesday for an interview with Howard Stern. Green spoke with Howard about his desire for the public to better understand … Continued

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Cee Lo Green tells Howard, ‘Music saved my life’

Five-time Grammy Award winner and judge on The Voice, Cee Lo Green, made his first trip to The Howard Stern Studios Tuesday for an interview with Howard Stern. Green spoke with Howard about his desire for the public to better understand … Continued

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WATCH: Bastille performs Pompeii acoustically

The giant talent that is Bastille shines through in this clip of their recent live acoustic performance of Pompeii for the Alt Nation crew in New York. Singer Dan Smith delivers powerful vocals despite being under the weather. If they … Continued

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WATCH: Bastille performs Pompeii acoustically

The giant talent that is Bastille shines through in this clip of their recent live acoustic performance of Pompeii for the Alt Nation crew in New York. Singer Dan Smith delivers powerful vocals despite being under the weather. If they … Continued

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WATCH: Lorde gives us the Royals treatment

New Zealand sensation Lorde took time out of a whirlwind US tour to stop by The Spectrum and deliver this positively regal performance. How can so much talent fit inside someone so young? We are royally curious. We love her … Continued

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WATCH: Lorde gives us the Royals treatment

New Zealand sensation Lorde took time out of a whirlwind US tour to stop by The Spectrum and deliver this positively regal performance. How can so much talent fit inside someone so young? We are royally curious. We love her … Continued

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HIP-HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top Ten (9/7/13)

SiriusXM’s Hip-Hop Nation brings you the freshest Hip-Hop songs in the country… according to you! In this week for the Music Meeting Top Ten Its all about Jay-Z as he not only holds the top spot with “f*ckwitmeyouknowigotit” featuring Rick … Continued

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HIP-HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top Ten (9/7/13)

SiriusXM’s Hip-Hop Nation brings you the freshest Hip-Hop songs in the country… according to you! In this week for the Music Meeting Top Ten Its all about Jay-Z as he not only holds the top spot with “f*ckwitmeyouknowigotit” featuring Rick … Continued

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Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (9/7/13)

The queen of the jungle, Katy Perry, is back with her new single Roar – swinging right in at Number 1 this week! While Imagine Dragons and Robin Thicke fall in line right behind her, proving you can’t keep a … Continued

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Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (9/7/13)

The queen of the jungle, Katy Perry, is back with her new single Roar – swinging right in at Number 1 this week! While Imagine Dragons and Robin Thicke fall in line right behind her, proving you can’t keep a … Continued

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OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (9/7/13)

The Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown is back with the week’s biggest and best new rock tracks. This week we see Avenged Sevenfold and Five Finger Death Punch hold the top spots while Bullet For My Valentine cracks the top 15 … Continued

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OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (9/7/13)

The Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown is back with the week’s biggest and best new rock tracks. This week we see Avenged Sevenfold and Five Finger Death Punch hold the top spots while Bullet For My Valentine cracks the top 15 … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Cabaret returns, War and Peace moves uptown

Theatre lovers of the world, UNITE!  Here’s your weekly update for all the big Broadway stories you need to know: Incredibly exciting news this week, the Tony-winning Sam Mendes and Rob Marshall production of CABARET will be revived by The Roundabout Theatre … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Cabaret returns, War and Peace moves uptown

Theatre lovers of the world, UNITE!  Here’s your weekly update for all the big Broadway stories you need to know: Incredibly exciting news this week, the Tony-winning Sam Mendes and Rob Marshall production of CABARET will be revived by The Roundabout Theatre … Continued

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4 Channels 1 Question: If you could have anyone guest DJ with you…

If you could have anyone guest DJ with you, living or dead, who would it be and why?  The Heat = Diplo “I’d love to guest DJ a live festival set with Diplo. Diplo’s sets are high-energy, organized chaos, from … Continued

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4 Channels 1 Question: If you could have anyone guest DJ with you…

If you could have anyone guest DJ with you, living or dead, who would it be and why?  The Heat = Diplo “I’d love to guest DJ a live festival set with Diplo. Diplo’s sets are high-energy, organized chaos, from … Continued

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Sleigh Bells debuts newest single on SiriusXM U

Brooklyn-based indie-pop duo Sleigh Bells’ third studio album, Bitter Rivals, isn’t dropping until October 8, but singer Alexis Krauss wanted to make sure SiriusXM listeners heard the title track first, so she came in for a late-night premiere party with SiriusXM … Continued

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Sleigh Bells debuts newest single on SiriusXM U

Brooklyn-based indie-pop duo Sleigh Bells’ third studio album, Bitter Rivals, isn’t dropping until October 8, but singer Alexis Krauss wanted to make sure SiriusXM listeners heard the title track first, so she came in for a late-night premiere party with SiriusXM … Continued

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sxmElectro goes to the (Electric) Zoo

After the day three cancellation of Electric Zoo due to the tragic deaths of two concertgoers and the hospitalizations of countless others, the entire Labor Day weekend was veiled in tragedy. But before things got out of hand, fans enjoyed … Continued

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sxmElectro goes to the (Electric) Zoo

After the day three cancellation of Electric Zoo due to the tragic deaths of two concertgoers and the hospitalizations of countless others, the entire Labor Day weekend was veiled in tragedy. But before things got out of hand, fans enjoyed … Continued

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ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/31/13)

Every week, Alt Nation’s crew of music mages casts out to the interwebs for your requests. This Labor Day Weekend, Bastille are back on top, while American Authors makes a strong showing with their sure-to-be-a-hit new single, “Best Day of … Continued

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ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/31/13)

Every week, Alt Nation’s crew of music mages casts out to the interwebs for your requests. This Labor Day Weekend, Bastille are back on top, while American Authors makes a strong showing with their sure-to-be-a-hit new single, “Best Day of … Continued

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Broadway Buzz with Julie James: Saying goodbye to a star

Hey theatre peeps! Here’s a glimpse at what made the world of Broadway go ’round this week! The lights of all Broadway marquis dimmed this past Wednesday at 7:45 PM for exactly one minute in honor of celebrated stage and … Continued

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Broadway Buzz with Julie James: Saying goodbye to a star

Hey theatre peeps! Here’s a glimpse at what made the world of Broadway go ’round this week! The lights of all Broadway marquis dimmed this past Wednesday at 7:45 PM for exactly one minute in honor of celebrated stage and … Continued

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Lady Gaga: I’m not a French fry, I’m foie gras’

In true Lady Gaga fashion, her newest album ARTPOP has proven to be both a perfect specimen of pop music as well as a commentary on pop music itself, and that’s exactly what she intended. “Fame for me was always … Continued

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Lady Gaga: I’m not a French fry, I’m foie gras’

In true Lady Gaga fashion, her newest album ARTPOP has proven to be both a perfect specimen of pop music as well as a commentary on pop music itself, and that’s exactly what she intended. “Fame for me was always … Continued

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sxm Graffiti: Royal Teeth

Whenever celebrities, artists and musicians come to the SiriusXM studios, we we make sure to get their John Hancock on our massive signature wall. Here’s the story behind some of their signatures (and their visits).  In addition to Royal Teeth … Continued

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sxm Graffiti: Royal Teeth

Whenever celebrities, artists and musicians come to the SiriusXM studios, we we make sure to get their John Hancock on our massive signature wall. Here’s the story behind some of their signatures (and their visits).  In addition to Royal Teeth … Continued

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LISTEN: Justin Timberlake talks ‘NYSNC reunion, twerking, Miley Cyrus and making babies

He accepted the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award, he reunited with his former bandmates from ‘NSYNC and probably most memorable of all (at least for MTV VMA audiences) he watched Miley Cyrus twerk. Then Justin Timberlake came into the studios to … Continued

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LISTEN: Justin Timberlake talks ‘NYSNC reunion, twerking, Miley Cyrus and making babies

He accepted the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award, he reunited with his former bandmates from ‘NSYNC and probably most memorable of all (at least for MTV VMA audiences) he watched Miley Cyrus twerk. Then Justin Timberlake came into the studios to … Continued

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Lance Bass gabs about ‘NSYNC reunion: Bickering, vomiting and a big ‘ol love fest

From trying to pull one over on his fans about the reunion, and preparing the seriously difficult dance moves; to a fight with ‘NSYNC bandmate Kris Kirkpatrick backstage before the show, and almost vomiting onstage DURING it, Lance Bass says … Continued

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Lance Bass gabs about ‘NSYNC reunion: Bickering, vomiting and a big ‘ol love fest

From trying to pull one over on his fans about the reunion, and preparing the seriously difficult dance moves; to a fight with ‘NSYNC bandmate Kris Kirkpatrick backstage before the show, and almost vomiting onstage DURING it, Lance Bass says … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/24/13)

Every week, Alt Nation’s crew of music mages casts out to the interwebs for your requests. For the first time in a few weeks, Bastille got bumped to Number 2 for Grouplove’s Ways to Go, which took the top spot. … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/24/13)

Every week, Alt Nation’s crew of music mages casts out to the interwebs for your requests. For the first time in a few weeks, Bastille got bumped to Number 2 for Grouplove’s Ways to Go, which took the top spot. … Continued

Music, Pop

HITS 1: Weekend Countdown (8/24/13)

The SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown is back with the nation’s top hit songs! Imagine Dragons’ Radioactive just can’t be beat, Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines is still setting the summer on fire, followed by Maroon 5’s Love Somebody at number … Continued

Music, Pop

HITS 1: Weekend Countdown (8/24/13)

The SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown is back with the nation’s top hit songs! Imagine Dragons’ Radioactive just can’t be beat, Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines is still setting the summer on fire, followed by Maroon 5’s Love Somebody at number … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop, Pop Culture

American Top 40 Flashback: 1975

It’s September 1975. A gallon of gas costs 44 cents (what an outrage! Those OPEC guys are really gouging us), and the price of a new home has already doubled since the ‘60s to an average of $33,000. The president … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop, Pop Culture

American Top 40 Flashback: 1975

It’s September 1975. A gallon of gas costs 44 cents (what an outrage! Those OPEC guys are really gouging us), and the price of a new home has already doubled since the ‘60s to an average of $33,000. The president … Continued

Music, Rock

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (8/31/13)

The Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown is back with the week’s biggest and best new rock tracks. This Labor Day Weekend, Avenged Sevenfold are still holding the number 1 slot, while new entries Red Line Chemistry show they can move forward … Continued

Music, Rock

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (8/31/13)

The Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown is back with the week’s biggest and best new rock tracks. This Labor Day Weekend, Avenged Sevenfold are still holding the number 1 slot, while new entries Red Line Chemistry show they can move forward … Continued

Music

#TGIF: Follow Friday and song lyrics

Each Friday, SiriusXM poses a noon question on Twitter for its followers. Follow @SiriusXM to share your answers. http://storify.com/bobbybonettsxm/ff-in-a-song-lyric-1

Music

#TGIF: Follow Friday and song lyrics

Each Friday, SiriusXM poses a noon question on Twitter for its followers. Follow @SiriusXM to share your answers. http://storify.com/bobbybonettsxm/ff-in-a-song-lyric-1

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (8/23/13)

SiriusXM ‘s The Highway has you plugged into the country music scene with the Hot 30 Countdown. This Week FGL crosses the line to #1 with their hit Round Here, while Jason Aldean stays on track at #3 with Night … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (8/23/13)

SiriusXM ‘s The Highway has you plugged into the country music scene with the Hot 30 Countdown. This Week FGL crosses the line to #1 with their hit Round Here, while Jason Aldean stays on track at #3 with Night … Continued

Entertainment, Jazz/Standards, Music

Broadway Buzz with Julie James: Bridges of Madison County hits the stage!

Helloooo B-way lovin’ peeps! Here’s a quick snapshot of theatre news this week: We got a theatre location and opening date for The Bridges of Madison County! Previews begin January 13, 2014 with an official opening on February 27 at … Continued

Entertainment, Jazz/Standards, Music

Broadway Buzz with Julie James: Bridges of Madison County hits the stage!

Helloooo B-way lovin’ peeps! Here’s a quick snapshot of theatre news this week: We got a theatre location and opening date for The Bridges of Madison County! Previews begin January 13, 2014 with an official opening on February 27 at … Continued

Country, Dance/Electronic, Entertainment, Hip-Hop/R&B, movies, Music, Rock

4 Channels 1 Question: If your channel was a movie soundtrack…

If your channel was a movie soundtrack, which movie would it be?  Hair Nation = Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey (Yes, the sequel) “Bill and Ted play Battleship with the Grim Reaper himself! All while blasting tunes from King’s X, … Continued

Country, Dance/Electronic, Entertainment, Hip-Hop/R&B, movies, Music, Rock

4 Channels 1 Question: If your channel was a movie soundtrack…

If your channel was a movie soundtrack, which movie would it be?  Hair Nation = Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey (Yes, the sequel) “Bill and Ted play Battleship with the Grim Reaper himself! All while blasting tunes from King’s X, … Continued

Music, Rock

#sxmNewTracks: Bastille

Regan here from SiriusXM Alt Nation with this week’s hot band to watch: infectious UK foursome Bastille. Though they have a sound anthemic enough to fill arenas, Bastille are also uniquely sincere in their performance, capable of making a point-to-point … Continued

Music, Rock

#sxmNewTracks: Bastille

Regan here from SiriusXM Alt Nation with this week’s hot band to watch: infectious UK foursome Bastille. Though they have a sound anthemic enough to fill arenas, Bastille are also uniquely sincere in their performance, capable of making a point-to-point … Continued

Music, Rock

Jimmy Eat World: Something old and something new

Instagram don’t lie. Jimmy Eat World did indeed stop by the SiriusXM New York City studios bright and early to perform a session for Alt Nation. After sound check (and several cups of coffee) we got songs old and new, … Continued

Music, Rock

Jimmy Eat World: Something old and something new

Instagram don’t lie. Jimmy Eat World did indeed stop by the SiriusXM New York City studios bright and early to perform a session for Alt Nation. After sound check (and several cups of coffee) we got songs old and new, … Continued

Music

Mona performs “Goons,” resurrects The Cranberries’ “Zombie”

Nashville-based indie rock band Mona came into the New York City studios last week to play an exclusive session for Alt Nation, which included an acoustic version of their hit single “Goons” and a cover of The Cranberries’ 1994 hit “Zombie.” … Continued

Music

Mona performs “Goons,” resurrects The Cranberries’ “Zombie”

Nashville-based indie rock band Mona came into the New York City studios last week to play an exclusive session for Alt Nation, which included an acoustic version of their hit single “Goons” and a cover of The Cranberries’ 1994 hit “Zombie.” … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Music, Pop

Lady Gaga strips down for new album

Ever since she had hip surgery earlier this year, Lady Gaga has been hiding out of the spotlight in very un-Gaga-like fashion. But everyone hoped it was only temporary, like a mad scientist sequestered in her lab to toil away … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Music, Pop

Lady Gaga strips down for new album

Ever since she had hip surgery earlier this year, Lady Gaga has been hiding out of the spotlight in very un-Gaga-like fashion. But everyone hoped it was only temporary, like a mad scientist sequestered in her lab to toil away … Continued

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John Legend remembers his first love song

John Legend stopped by The Howard Stern Studios Tuesday and spoke with Howard Stern about his start in music. Legend said that he began playing the piano when he was four years old, and confirmed Howard’s assessment that the musician was … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, howard stern, Music

John Legend remembers his first love song

John Legend stopped by The Howard Stern Studios Tuesday and spoke with Howard Stern about his start in music. Legend said that he began playing the piano when he was four years old, and confirmed Howard’s assessment that the musician was … Continued

Music, Pop

Lady Gaga brings Applause to the Morning Mash Up!

The indomitable Lady Gaga paid a personal visit to SiriusXM Hits 1 Morning Mash Up! to show off her new look and her new single “Applause.” Nicole, Ryan, Rich and Stanley also enjoyed finding out what artist she wishes she … Continued

Music, Pop

Lady Gaga brings Applause to the Morning Mash Up!

The indomitable Lady Gaga paid a personal visit to SiriusXM Hits 1 Morning Mash Up! to show off her new look and her new single “Applause.” Nicole, Ryan, Rich and Stanley also enjoyed finding out what artist she wishes she … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

American Top 40 Flashback: 1976

What’s the connection between England Dan, John Ford Coley, Jimmy Seals and Dash Crofts?  We’ll find out this weekend on the American Top 40 with Casey Kasem. It’s another Numan blog as I look at the events surrounding this week … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

American Top 40 Flashback: 1976

What’s the connection between England Dan, John Ford Coley, Jimmy Seals and Dash Crofts?  We’ll find out this weekend on the American Top 40 with Casey Kasem. It’s another Numan blog as I look at the events surrounding this week … Continued

Music, Pop

Behind the Scenes: Macklemore visits the MMU

It was a fun morning at SiriusXM Hits 1 when Macklemore stopped in to hang with the Morning Mash Up! He talked with Nicole, Ryan, Stanley and Rich about his sudden success, his music partner Ryan Lewis, and his recent … Continued

Music, Pop

Behind the Scenes: Macklemore visits the MMU

It was a fun morning at SiriusXM Hits 1 when Macklemore stopped in to hang with the Morning Mash Up! He talked with Nicole, Ryan, Stanley and Rich about his sudden success, his music partner Ryan Lewis, and his recent … Continued

Entertainment, Jazz/Standards, Music

Broadway Buzz with Julie James: Matilda gets two cast recordings, Once is giving away prizes to fans, and more!

Hello Broadway-nation! Here’s a quick look at the big stories making the theatre world go-round: This week Zachary Levi (NBC’s Chuck) & Krysta Rodriguez (Addams Family, NBC’s Smash) hit the studio with the cast of First Date to record their … Continued

Entertainment, Jazz/Standards, Music

Broadway Buzz with Julie James: Matilda gets two cast recordings, Once is giving away prizes to fans, and more!

Hello Broadway-nation! Here’s a quick look at the big stories making the theatre world go-round: This week Zachary Levi (NBC’s Chuck) & Krysta Rodriguez (Addams Family, NBC’s Smash) hit the studio with the cast of First Date to record their … Continued

Music, Pop

Behind the Scenes: Katy Perry’s surprise visit

When Katy Perry’s new single, Roar, leaked on Saturday, the pop star was surprised. But she was nowhere near as surprised as the DJs at the Morning Mash Up! were when Perry showed up to their studios unplanned on Tuesday. … Continued

Music, Pop

Behind the Scenes: Katy Perry’s surprise visit

When Katy Perry’s new single, Roar, leaked on Saturday, the pop star was surprised. But she was nowhere near as surprised as the DJs at the Morning Mash Up! were when Perry showed up to their studios unplanned on Tuesday. … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/10/13)

Every week, Alt Nation’s crew of music mages casts out to the interwebs for your requests. As Bastille holds strong, our faves Atlas Genius are creeping up from behind – will they sneak into the lead? Request your favorite song … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/10/13)

Every week, Alt Nation’s crew of music mages casts out to the interwebs for your requests. As Bastille holds strong, our faves Atlas Genius are creeping up from behind – will they sneak into the lead? Request your favorite song … Continued

Music, Pop

HITS 1: Weekend Countdown (8/10/13)

The SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown is back with the nation’s top hit songs! And we see some amazing lasting power this week with Imagine Dragons, P!nk, and summer standouts Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Avril Lavigne is back, Awolnation never … Continued

Music, Pop

HITS 1: Weekend Countdown (8/10/13)

The SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown is back with the nation’s top hit songs! And we see some amazing lasting power this week with Imagine Dragons, P!nk, and summer standouts Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Avril Lavigne is back, Awolnation never … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

American Top 40 Flashback:1979

Welcome back to the American Top 40 Flashback! I’m bringing you back to the artists and events that took place during this weekend’s American Top 40 episode, and the big current events around that time. So let’s hop in Casey’s time … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

American Top 40 Flashback:1979

Welcome back to the American Top 40 Flashback! I’m bringing you back to the artists and events that took place during this weekend’s American Top 40 episode, and the big current events around that time. So let’s hop in Casey’s time … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

HIP-HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top Ten (8/10/13)

SiriusXM’s Hip-Hop Nation brings you the freshest Hip-Hop songs in the country… according to you! This week T.I., B.O.B. and Kendrick Lamar hold the top spot, but Jay-Z is right on their heels. Looks like Kendrick knows how to make … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

HIP-HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top Ten (8/10/13)

SiriusXM’s Hip-Hop Nation brings you the freshest Hip-Hop songs in the country… according to you! This week T.I., B.O.B. and Kendrick Lamar hold the top spot, but Jay-Z is right on their heels. Looks like Kendrick knows how to make … Continued

Music, Rock

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (8/10/13)

The Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown is back with the week’s biggest and best new rock tracks. On this countdown, we see Five Finger Death Punch release their grip on #1 as Pop Evil’s “Deal with the Devil” jumps from #3 … Continued

Music, Rock

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (8/10/13)

The Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown is back with the week’s biggest and best new rock tracks. On this countdown, we see Five Finger Death Punch release their grip on #1 as Pop Evil’s “Deal with the Devil” jumps from #3 … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (8/9/13)

SiriusXM ‘s The Highway has you plugged into the country music scene with the Hot 30 Countdown. This Week Taylor Swift moves on over as her hit “Red” falls off the list and Jason Aldean hits #1 with his track … Continued

Country, Music

THE HIGHWAY: Hot 30 Countdown (8/9/13)

SiriusXM ‘s The Highway has you plugged into the country music scene with the Hot 30 Countdown. This Week Taylor Swift moves on over as her hit “Red” falls off the list and Jason Aldean hits #1 with his track … Continued

Fantasy Sports, Music, Rock, Sports

Jimmy Eat World drummer would take fantasy football trophy over Grammy

As Jimmy Eat World drummer Zach Lind exhibited Thursday on SiriusXM Fantasy Football. there are few people more passionate than a fantasy football player. John Hansen jokingly asked Lind which he’d rather: a fantasy football championship, or a Grammy. Lind, … Continued

Fantasy Sports, Music, Rock, Sports

Jimmy Eat World drummer would take fantasy football trophy over Grammy

As Jimmy Eat World drummer Zach Lind exhibited Thursday on SiriusXM Fantasy Football. there are few people more passionate than a fantasy football player. John Hansen jokingly asked Lind which he’d rather: a fantasy football championship, or a Grammy. Lind, … Continued

Country, Entertainment, Music

Jimmy Buffett and Toby Keith are Too Drunk To Karaoke?

Too drunk to karaoke. Is such a thing even possible? Jimmy Buffett and Toby Keith seem to think so. Buffett spoke with Buzz Brainard of The Highway about their new collaboration. During the interview, “beach hillbilly” music came up, so listen below … Continued

Country, Entertainment, Music

Jimmy Buffett and Toby Keith are Too Drunk To Karaoke?

Too drunk to karaoke. Is such a thing even possible? Jimmy Buffett and Toby Keith seem to think so. Buffett spoke with Buzz Brainard of The Highway about their new collaboration. During the interview, “beach hillbilly” music came up, so listen below … Continued

Music, Rock

Silversun Pickups take on fans at Alt Nation Ping Pong Throwdown

Silversun Pickups are really good at making music, but not so good at playing ping pong. The band stopped by the SiriusXM studios for the second Alt Nation ping pong throwdown—a tradition started by ping pong fanatics Muse in April. … Continued

Music, Rock

Silversun Pickups take on fans at Alt Nation Ping Pong Throwdown

Silversun Pickups are really good at making music, but not so good at playing ping pong. The band stopped by the SiriusXM studios for the second Alt Nation ping pong throwdown—a tradition started by ping pong fanatics Muse in April. … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/3/13)

Every week, Alt Nation’s crew of music mages casts out to the interwebs for your requests. As August dawns, Is it still Bastille’s day? Or does Frank Ferdinand have a shot? Request your favorite song at AltNation@siriusxm.com or tweet it … Continued

Music, Rock

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/3/13)

Every week, Alt Nation’s crew of music mages casts out to the interwebs for your requests. As August dawns, Is it still Bastille’s day? Or does Frank Ferdinand have a shot? Request your favorite song at AltNation@siriusxm.com or tweet it … Continued

Rock

Alt Nation’s “Alt-18 Most-Requested Countdown”

You’ve heard the Alt-18 Most-Requested Countdown on Alt Nation, Ch. 36, now you can see the artists and songs you’ve requested the most!  Enjoy the videos and don’t forget –  We always need your help selecting the 18 best new … Continued

Rock

Alt Nation’s “Alt-18 Most-Requested Countdown”

You’ve heard the Alt-18 Most-Requested Countdown on Alt Nation, Ch. 36, now you can see the artists and songs you’ve requested the most!  Enjoy the videos and don’t forget –  We always need your help selecting the 18 best new … Continued

Country, Music

Gary Allan: Every Storm (Runs Out Of Rain)

SiriusXM’s The Highway enjoyed an intimate performance with country singer-songwriter Gary Allan this week. The New York Times describes Gary’s music as “elegant, often deadpan songs [that] tend toward manly understate-ment.” We couldn’t agree more – and that’s no overstate-ment.

Country, Music

Gary Allan: Every Storm (Runs Out Of Rain)

SiriusXM’s The Highway enjoyed an intimate performance with country singer-songwriter Gary Allan this week. The New York Times describes Gary’s music as “elegant, often deadpan songs [that] tend toward manly understate-ment.” We couldn’t agree more – and that’s no overstate-ment.

Country, Music

We’re in Pieces after Gary Allan’s moving performance

Country rebel Gary Allan brought a rousing rendition of his song “Pieces” to The Highway recently. Always honest and unadorned, Allan proved to us once again that he gets right to the core of the issue – and our hearts.

Country, Music

We’re in Pieces after Gary Allan’s moving performance

Country rebel Gary Allan brought a rousing rendition of his song “Pieces” to The Highway recently. Always honest and unadorned, Allan proved to us once again that he gets right to the core of the issue – and our hearts.

Entertainment, Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, TV

Robin Thicke was a ladies’ man on the Growing Pains set

Long before Robin Thicke was dancing with half-naked women in the Blurred Lines video, he was playing the Casanova on the set of his dad’s show, Growing Pains. “I was pimpin’ it out,” he told The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM … Continued

Entertainment, Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, TV

Robin Thicke was a ladies’ man on the Growing Pains set

Long before Robin Thicke was dancing with half-naked women in the Blurred Lines video, he was playing the Casanova on the set of his dad’s show, Growing Pains. “I was pimpin’ it out,” he told The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM … Continued

Country, Music

Someone, Somewhere Tonight performed live by Kellie Pickler

Country darling Kellie Pickler broke our hearts recently at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville when she sang this honest, intimate rendition of Someone, Somewhere Tonight for The Highway. In the true country tradition, Kellie always makes the bitter just a … Continued

Country, Music

Someone, Somewhere Tonight performed live by Kellie Pickler

Country darling Kellie Pickler broke our hearts recently at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville when she sang this honest, intimate rendition of Someone, Somewhere Tonight for The Highway. In the true country tradition, Kellie always makes the bitter just a … Continued

Country, Music

Kellie Pickler honors her roots with cover of George Jones’ White Lightning

The ever vivacious Kellie Pickler thoroughly entertained at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville with her cover of George Jones’ classic “White Lightning” as lucky fans clapped along. Kellie is always a welcome guest on The Highway and this performance tells … Continued

Country, Music

Kellie Pickler honors her roots with cover of George Jones’ White Lightning

The ever vivacious Kellie Pickler thoroughly entertained at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville with her cover of George Jones’ classic “White Lightning” as lucky fans clapped along. Kellie is always a welcome guest on The Highway and this performance tells … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop, Pop Culture

Behind the Scenes: Psy on the Morning Mash Up

At the height of his Gangnam Style fame, Psy dodged the New York paparazzi to make his way to The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM Hits 1. After talking to the show’s hosts about his new-found celebrity, he taught them … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop, Pop Culture

Behind the Scenes: Psy on the Morning Mash Up

At the height of his Gangnam Style fame, Psy dodged the New York paparazzi to make his way to The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM Hits 1. After talking to the show’s hosts about his new-found celebrity, he taught them … Continued

howard stern, Music, Pop

Dad knows best: Robin Thicke performs in Studio 69

In 1996, Alan Thicke told Howard Stern that one day the King of All Media would play his son’s song on the air. Monday, Robin Thicke appeared in The Howard Stern Studios to talk about his mega-hit, Blurred Lines, and perform … Continued

howard stern, Music, Pop

Dad knows best: Robin Thicke performs in Studio 69

In 1996, Alan Thicke told Howard Stern that one day the King of All Media would play his son’s song on the air. Monday, Robin Thicke appeared in The Howard Stern Studios to talk about his mega-hit, Blurred Lines, and perform … Continued

Country, Music

Charlie Worsham’s Crazy Train/Eastbound and Down banjo medley

Country star Charlie Worsham stopped by the SiriusXM studios to play a surprising medley: Ozzy Osbourne’s Crazy Train coupled with Eastbound and Down from the 1977 movie Smokey and the Bandit. Check out Worsham’s country twist on the two classics … Continued

Country, Music

Charlie Worsham’s Crazy Train/Eastbound and Down banjo medley

Country star Charlie Worsham stopped by the SiriusXM studios to play a surprising medley: Ozzy Osbourne’s Crazy Train coupled with Eastbound and Down from the 1977 movie Smokey and the Bandit. Check out Worsham’s country twist on the two classics … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop, Pop Culture

PHOTO: Robin Thicke visits the Morning Mash Up

Pop crooner Robin Thicke stopped by the SiriusXM Hits 1 Morning Mash Up to preview his new album Blurred Lines and hang with Ryan, Stanley, Rich and Nicole. He mused about becoming more like his dad every day, and talked … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop, Pop Culture

PHOTO: Robin Thicke visits the Morning Mash Up

Pop crooner Robin Thicke stopped by the SiriusXM Hits 1 Morning Mash Up to preview his new album Blurred Lines and hang with Ryan, Stanley, Rich and Nicole. He mused about becoming more like his dad every day, and talked … Continued

Country, Music

Charlie Worsham wonders, Could It Be?

No need to wonder anymore, Charlie. The young virtuoso banjo player delivered the goods recently for The Highway at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville with his song Could It Be. After watching this energetic, intimate performance, we have to say, … Continued

Country, Music

Charlie Worsham wonders, Could It Be?

No need to wonder anymore, Charlie. The young virtuoso banjo player delivered the goods recently for The Highway at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville with his song Could It Be. After watching this energetic, intimate performance, we have to say, … Continued

Country, Music

Charlie Worsham heats up The Highway with Ozzy cover

Warner Bros. recording artist and banjoist extraordinaire Charlie Worsham brought his rousing versions of “Crazy Train” and “Eastbound and Down” to the SiriusXM studios in Nashville. Who knew Ozzy could sound so good played on only 5 1/2 strings?

Country, Music

Charlie Worsham heats up The Highway with Ozzy cover

Warner Bros. recording artist and banjoist extraordinaire Charlie Worsham brought his rousing versions of “Crazy Train” and “Eastbound and Down” to the SiriusXM studios in Nashville. Who knew Ozzy could sound so good played on only 5 1/2 strings?

Music, Rock

WATCH: John Mayer performs Paper Doll Live on SiriusXM The Spectrum

You saw his prancercize music video for the first single off his new album, but it’s a totally different experience to see John Mayer perform Paper Doll live. Earlier this month, Mayer performed exclusively for SiriusXM fans during his “Born … Continued

Music, Rock

WATCH: John Mayer performs Paper Doll Live on SiriusXM The Spectrum

You saw his prancercize music video for the first single off his new album, but it’s a totally different experience to see John Mayer perform Paper Doll live. Earlier this month, Mayer performed exclusively for SiriusXM fans during his “Born … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop Culture, Rock, TV

Regina Spektor’s Orange Is the New Black theme song now playing SiriusXM U

Are you watching the new hit Netflix series “Orange is the New Black?” SiriusXM U program director Rob Cross is, and he’s psyched to see the new Regina Spektor single getting some exposure on this cutting edge drama. “The theme … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop Culture, Rock, TV

Regina Spektor’s Orange Is the New Black theme song now playing SiriusXM U

Are you watching the new hit Netflix series “Orange is the New Black?” SiriusXM U program director Rob Cross is, and he’s psyched to see the new Regina Spektor single getting some exposure on this cutting edge drama. “The theme … Continued

Music, Pop

WATCH: Taylor Swift gave Selena Gomez advice about getting “too personal” on new album

Before releasing her new album Stars Dance, pop star Selena Gomez played it for friends, taking their advice and reactions to heart, especially helpful insight from someone who would know – Taylor Swift. Watch the video below to hear Selena … Continued

Music, Pop

WATCH: Taylor Swift gave Selena Gomez advice about getting “too personal” on new album

Before releasing her new album Stars Dance, pop star Selena Gomez played it for friends, taking their advice and reactions to heart, especially helpful insight from someone who would know – Taylor Swift. Watch the video below to hear Selena … Continued

Music, Rock

The 1975 goes acoustic with Chocolate

The 1975’s song “Chocolate” has become one of the stop summer anthems of 2013. So we were surprised to find out that this upbeat tune could sound just as good slowed down. Check out the video below of the guys … Continued

Music, Rock

The 1975 goes acoustic with Chocolate

The 1975’s song “Chocolate” has become one of the stop summer anthems of 2013. So we were surprised to find out that this upbeat tune could sound just as good slowed down. Check out the video below of the guys … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop, Pop Culture

American Top 40 Flashback:1977

This is the first of a series of blogs where I take you back to the artists and features of the American Top 40 episode you will hear this weekend, and the news events surrounding that time. Let’s get started! … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop, Pop Culture

American Top 40 Flashback:1977

This is the first of a series of blogs where I take you back to the artists and features of the American Top 40 episode you will hear this weekend, and the news events surrounding that time. Let’s get started! … Continued

Music, Pop

WATCH: Selena Gomez wanted to ‘throw people off,’ and it worked

Selena Gomez has come a long way since her days on Wizards of Waverly Place. But the former Disney star said she wouldn’t have been able to make her new album, Stars Dance, without first stepping out of her comfort … Continued

Music, Pop

WATCH: Selena Gomez wanted to ‘throw people off,’ and it worked

Selena Gomez has come a long way since her days on Wizards of Waverly Place. But the former Disney star said she wouldn’t have been able to make her new album, Stars Dance, without first stepping out of her comfort … Continued

Music

SiriusXM is broadcasting live from Lollapalooza 2015!

SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza broadcast will air on Alt Nation (Ch. 36) beginning Friday 7/31 at 2 pm ET and will air through Sunday 8/2. The exclusive radio broadcast will include interviews and performances by Metallica, Alabama Shakes, Walk The Moon, Cold … Continued

Music

SiriusXM is broadcasting live from Lollapalooza 2015!

SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza broadcast will air on Alt Nation (Ch. 36) beginning Friday 7/31 at 2 pm ET and will air through Sunday 8/2. The exclusive radio broadcast will include interviews and performances by Metallica, Alabama Shakes, Walk The Moon, Cold … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Music

Listen: Kaskade in the Electric Aquarium on SiriusXM

Kaskade stopped by the SiriusXM New York headquarters Monday for Electric Area’s Electric Aquarium to promote his upcoming tour and record release for “Atmosphere,” which will be available later this fall. The Electric Aquarium featured an interview between Kaskade and … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Music

Listen: Kaskade in the Electric Aquarium on SiriusXM

Kaskade stopped by the SiriusXM New York headquarters Monday for Electric Area’s Electric Aquarium to promote his upcoming tour and record release for “Atmosphere,” which will be available later this fall. The Electric Aquarium featured an interview between Kaskade and … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, MLB, Music, Sports

Adam Jones takes over Backspin during MLB All-Star Weekend

Tune in on Saturday, July 13th at 4 pm ET as MLB All-Star center fielder Adam Jones takes over Backspin during All-Star weekend. Jones will be playing his favorite classic hip-hop tracks while sharing memories brought back to him by … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, MLB, Music, Sports

Adam Jones takes over Backspin during MLB All-Star Weekend

Tune in on Saturday, July 13th at 4 pm ET as MLB All-Star center fielder Adam Jones takes over Backspin during All-Star weekend. Jones will be playing his favorite classic hip-hop tracks while sharing memories brought back to him by … Continued

Music, Rock

Dirty Projectors give “Impregnable Question” new sound

It got down and dirty in the SiriusXM studios when American indie rock band Dirty Projectors came in to perform. Fans of the six-person band will be excited to hear this alternate version of their song “Impregnable Question.”

Music, Rock

Dirty Projectors give “Impregnable Question” new sound

It got down and dirty in the SiriusXM studios when American indie rock band Dirty Projectors came in to perform. Fans of the six-person band will be excited to hear this alternate version of their song “Impregnable Question.”

Music, Pop

John Mayer performing invitation-only concert for SiriusXM listeners

For the first time in three years, John Mayer is set to launch a tour with stops in the United States. The 40-city U.S. tour begins on July 6 in support of Mayer’s latest studio album, Born and Raised. But before … Continued

Music, Pop

John Mayer performing invitation-only concert for SiriusXM listeners

For the first time in three years, John Mayer is set to launch a tour with stops in the United States. The 40-city U.S. tour begins on July 6 in support of Mayer’s latest studio album, Born and Raised. But before … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

J. Cole performs ‘Crooked Smile’ at SiriusXM

Jermaine Cole, better known as J. Cole, stopped by SiriusXM and joined Hip-Hop Nation for an exclusive album release party. “Born Sinner” is J. Cole’s second studio album, and has a darker feel to it than his previous record. J. … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

J. Cole performs ‘Crooked Smile’ at SiriusXM

Jermaine Cole, better known as J. Cole, stopped by SiriusXM and joined Hip-Hop Nation for an exclusive album release party. “Born Sinner” is J. Cole’s second studio album, and has a darker feel to it than his previous record. J. … Continued

Entertainment, Music

Cher: ‘I was never reinventing myself’

Through her almost five decades in the entertainment industry, Cher has become known for reinventing her public persona. But the singer and actress challenged these assumptions during a SiriusXM Town Hall, hosted by former Studio 54 doorman Marc Benecke and executive … Continued

Entertainment, Music

Cher: ‘I was never reinventing myself’

Through her almost five decades in the entertainment industry, Cher has become known for reinventing her public persona. But the singer and actress challenged these assumptions during a SiriusXM Town Hall, hosted by former Studio 54 doorman Marc Benecke and executive … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop Culture, Rock

SiriusXM’s Mark Says Hi helps Andrew WK beat world drumming record

?uestlove, the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith and… Raw Dog Comedy host Mark Says Hi? That was just three of the special guests to join rocker Andrew WK’s quest to beat the world record for playing drums continuously. For … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Pop Culture, Rock

SiriusXM’s Mark Says Hi helps Andrew WK beat world drumming record

?uestlove, the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith and… Raw Dog Comedy host Mark Says Hi? That was just three of the special guests to join rocker Andrew WK’s quest to beat the world record for playing drums continuously. For … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Rock

The Black Sabbath Town Hall Celebrating “13”

Black Sabbath and Jim Norton in a converted 19th Century Synagogue? That happened. Held on June 11, the day after the band released their first Ozzy-fronted album of new material in 35 years, the heavy metal legends held their SiriusXM … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Rock

The Black Sabbath Town Hall Celebrating “13”

Black Sabbath and Jim Norton in a converted 19th Century Synagogue? That happened. Held on June 11, the day after the band released their first Ozzy-fronted album of new material in 35 years, the heavy metal legends held their SiriusXM … Continued

howard stern, Pop, Rock

Kid Rock compares Justin Bieber to Vanilla Ice

Kid Rock was in The Howard Stern Studios Wednesday talking to Howard about his summer tour when the subject of Justin Bieber came up. Kid’s thoughts on the teen star? Watching Bieber is “100 percent like watching Vanilla Ice all over … Continued

howard stern, Pop, Rock

Kid Rock compares Justin Bieber to Vanilla Ice

Kid Rock was in The Howard Stern Studios Wednesday talking to Howard about his summer tour when the subject of Justin Bieber came up. Kid’s thoughts on the teen star? Watching Bieber is “100 percent like watching Vanilla Ice all over … Continued

Music, NBA, Sports

Zakk Wylde, Lifehouse’s Ben Carey Discuss Game 6 of NBA Finals

Lifehouse guitarist Ben Carey stopped by Wylde on Sports Monday to discuss the NBA Finals Game 6. Carey said he’s hoping the Spurs close out the Heat on Tuesday night, and credited San Antonio’s head coach with the team’s success. “I … Continued

Music, NBA, Sports

Zakk Wylde, Lifehouse’s Ben Carey Discuss Game 6 of NBA Finals

Lifehouse guitarist Ben Carey stopped by Wylde on Sports Monday to discuss the NBA Finals Game 6. Carey said he’s hoping the Spurs close out the Heat on Tuesday night, and credited San Antonio’s head coach with the team’s success. “I … Continued

Music, Rock

WATCH: Dawes Covers Bonnie Raitt’s ‘You Can’t Fail Me Now’

Dawes was in SiriusXM’s studios on The Spectrum and performed a cover of “You Can’t Fail Me Now,” by Bonnie Raitt.

Music, Rock

WATCH: Dawes Covers Bonnie Raitt’s ‘You Can’t Fail Me Now’

Dawes was in SiriusXM’s studios on The Spectrum and performed a cover of “You Can’t Fail Me Now,” by Bonnie Raitt.

Entertainment, Hip-Hop/R&B, Pop Culture, TV

LISTEN: Jonathan Cheban Dispels Rumors About Kanye West

Jonathan Cheban, Kim Kardashian’s confidant, spoke to Bonnie Fuller on SiriusXM Stars about the rumors spreading that Kanye West cheated on Kardashian, his pregnant girlfriend. Listen to the clip to hear Cheban explain how he knows Kanye never cheated with … Continued

Entertainment, Hip-Hop/R&B, Pop Culture, TV

LISTEN: Jonathan Cheban Dispels Rumors About Kanye West

Jonathan Cheban, Kim Kardashian’s confidant, spoke to Bonnie Fuller on SiriusXM Stars about the rumors spreading that Kanye West cheated on Kardashian, his pregnant girlfriend. Listen to the clip to hear Cheban explain how he knows Kanye never cheated with … Continued

howard stern, Music, Rock

Steven Tyler: I was afraid I could never be in Aerosmith again [EXPLICIT]

Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler stopped by The Howard Stern Studios on Wednesday to talk about the band, American Idol and more with Howard on The Howard Stern Show. Howard asked Tyler about how drug problems affected his relationship with Aerosmith. Tyler told … Continued

howard stern, Music, Rock

Steven Tyler: I was afraid I could never be in Aerosmith again [EXPLICIT]

Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler stopped by The Howard Stern Studios on Wednesday to talk about the band, American Idol and more with Howard on The Howard Stern Show. Howard asked Tyler about how drug problems affected his relationship with Aerosmith. Tyler told … Continued

Entertainment, Music

WATCH: Ozzy Osbourne Talks Drugs, Blackouts and “Breaking Bad” [EXPLICIT]

Ozzy Osbourne has a storied past. With Black Sabbath reuniting and set to top the charts for the first time in 43 years with their new album “13,” Osbourne sat down with Jim Norton on “The Opie and Anthony Show” … Continued

Entertainment, Music

WATCH: Ozzy Osbourne Talks Drugs, Blackouts and “Breaking Bad” [EXPLICIT]

Ozzy Osbourne has a storied past. With Black Sabbath reuniting and set to top the charts for the first time in 43 years with their new album “13,” Osbourne sat down with Jim Norton on “The Opie and Anthony Show” … Continued

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