COUNTRY, MUSIC

How (and why!) Gordon Lightfoot wrote The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald on the Steve Earle Show

Legendary Canadian singer/songwriter Gordon Lightfoot joined SiriusXM Outlaw Country host Steve Earle to talk about songwriting The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald from his 1976 album Summertime Dream. The song was written to commemorate the November 10, 1975 sinking of the American Great Lakes freighter the SS Edmund Fitzgerald on Lake … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

First Aid Kit at No. 1 in The Spectrum Baker’s Dozen Countdown (7/19/14)

In this week’s The Spectrum Baker’s Dozen countdown, First Aid Kit requires no healing as they grasp the number one spot with My Silver Lining. Milky Chance’s Stolen Dance remains at number two, while Tom Petty gets lower from first to third with U Get … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

Watch Seether perform Crash + cover the Deftones

As part of their SiriusXM Artist Confidential, Seether stopped by Octane to perform their new song Crash and cover the Deftones‘ Change (In The House of Flies). Seether gave a passionate performance of Crash, which is taken from their new album, Isolate and … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Morrissey at No. 1 on SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (7/21/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, Morrissey may certainly be feeling lonesome all the way at the top with Earth Is The Loneliest Planet. Alt-J continues to make all the right moves and remains at number two with Left Hand Free, while Interpol’s … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, COUNTRY, MUSIC

Dierks Bentley at No. 1 on THE HIGHWAY: HOT 45 Countdown (7/19/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM The Highway Hot 45 Countdown, Dierks Bentley rises from number four to claim the number one spot with Drunk On A Plane, as Outshyne’s Moonlight Crush falls to number six. Lady Antebellum maintains the number two position with … Continued

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

Zedd: ‘I thought my future was going to be being a drummer in a band’

Clarity and Stay The Night superstar Zedd recently visited SiriusXM Hits1 to talk to the Morning Mash Up about his new rock star status, what he thought he’d be doing instead of DJing, and why Clarity’s overwhelming success came as … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Milky Chance at No. 1 on ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (7/21/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, the top three remain unchanged. Milky Chance continues to dominate the top spot with Stolen Dance, as Vampire Weekend maintains their run at number two with Step. Bleachers’ I Wanna Get Better rounds out the … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK, WHAT'S ON

Hear every show from Pearl Jam’s 2014 European Tour on Pearl Jam Radio

If you love Pearl Jam, then you might already know that the legendary band just wrapped up the European leg of their 2014 tour. But you know what they say about Europe and America: They’re very far apart. Like, what … Continued

MUSIC, POP, WHAT'S ON

YouTube’s top tunes: Get the latest with Jenna Marbles (7/21/14)

This week’s YouTube 15 features two prominent Songs of Summer: Ariana Grande’s Problem and Fancy, by Iggy Azalea and Charli XCX. And, as you may well know, the YouTube 15 on SiriusXM Hits 1 is also about promoting less well-known … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC

Billy, Paul, and Elton top this week’s 80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown 1980 (7/18/14)

1980 was the year of Ronald Reagan, the Rubik’s Cube, Ted Turner and CNN, John Lennon’s tragic assassination, and the year of United States’ “Miracle on Ice” at the Lake Placid Winter Olympics. This week in 1980 on SiriusXM’s ’80s on 8 Big 40 … Continued