COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (4/5/14)

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

MUSIC

What do Rock Hall of Fame inductee John Oates and Taylor Swift have in common? (Hint: It’s not long legs.)

The 29th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony goes down this week at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, and leading up to the occasion, legendary singer and songwriter John Oates (of Hall & Oates — maybe you’ve … Continued

CHRISTIAN, MUSIC, ROCK

Watch Kutless perform In Jesus’ Name on The Message

Though Bible Appreciation Month may be over, it’s never the wrong time of year to celebrate life — or rock out while doing it. Whether you worship on the regular, dig Christian rock, or are simply a self-proclaimed “music nerd,” … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

Listen to Jam_ON’s Wanee Weekend, featuring performances by The Allman Brothers + more

Well, we made it. Festival season is FINALLY here! This weekend, SiriusXM Jam_ON will broadcast live from the main stage at Wanee Festival in Live Oak, FL, featuring two nights of headlining sets by The Allman Brothers Band on Friday … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

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

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

COUNTDOWNS, HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

HIP-HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 10 Countdown (4/5/14)

In this week’s Music Meeting Top 10, Schoolboy Q is still running things at number one with Man of the Year. Drake’s Trophies hangs tight at number two, and DJ Infamous/Young Jeezy/Ludacris/Juicy J/The Game/Hitmaka follow suit, staying at number three … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, HOWARD STERN, MUSIC

Kathy Griffin reads threatening tweets from ‘Lovatics’ on air

You don’t mess with Texas, and you definitely don’t mess with Demi Lovato’s fans. Kathy Griffin learned the latter the hard way. She explained Tuesday morning  on The Howard Stern Show why “the death threats are a-flowing” from Twitter “Lovatics.” “I was tweeting … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (4/7/14)

In this week’s Liquid Metal countdown, Killer Be Killed makes Carcass mincemeat, knocking Master Butcher’s Apron down to the fourth spot as Face Down makes an epic leap from number twelve to number one! Whitechapel’s The Saw Is The Law … Continued

JAZZ/STANDARDS, MUSIC

Get warm weather ready with Nancy Sinatra’s spring playlist

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

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

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

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