COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (10/28/13)

We can’t stop strumming our air guitars along to Cage the Elephant’s Come A Little Closer – which would explain why they’ve snagged the top spot this week on Alt Nation. Following closely behind is Chvrches with The Mother We Share … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

Arcade Fire’s new album Reflektor hits the scene

It’s finally time: Tuesday marked the release of the much-anticipated fourth album from Arcade Fire, Reflektor. Fans of the Montreal band have waited since The Suburbs in 2010 to dig into a fresh batch of tunes, so expectations were pretty … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, JAZZ/STANDARDS, MUSIC

Broadway Buzz: New All-Star Cast of Les Mis

Hey Broadway fans! Here’s a look at all the latest and greatest this week from the Great White Way! Honestly, I sort of thought the internet was going to explode when the news first broke about the principle casting for … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

A look back at Lou Reed’s show on The Loft

Mike Marrone, Program Director for The Loft, looks back at Lou Reed’s legacy as a musician, and his weekly SiriusXM show, Lou Reed’s New York Shuffle with Hal Wilner. Lou Reed’s legacy casts a very long shadow, as it would not … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Selena Gomez performs exclusive soundcheck

On Oct. 16, Selena Gomez hit the Barclays Center in Brooklyn as part of her 2013 Stars Dance Tour, performing songs off her album of the same name. SiriusXM was on hand to cover the show, which included an exclusive … Continued

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Watch Childish Gambino’s ridiculous freestyle on Sway in the Morning

Childish Gambino’s (aka Donald Glover) appearance on Shade 45’s Sway in the Morning went viral last week after he dropped a freestyle riddled with candor. One of the more compelling moments came in the middle of Glover’s rap, when Glover transitioned from … Continued

MUSIC, NEWS, POP, ROCK

Elizabeth Cook remembers Lou Reed

Rock & roll lost a true legend this weekend when singer-songwriter Lou Reed died at the age of 71. Reed, a guitarist and singer for the Velvet Underground and later a solo artist, influenced artists of many different genres and … Continued

BOOKS, ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLE, MARTHA STEWART, MUSIC, ROCK

What’s On: The Boss, Halloween ideas from Martha and psychic readings

Kick off Halloween week with some slammin’ tunes (both new and classic), psychic stories (and readings!) and Martha’s take on DIY décor and costumes – just in time for the holiday. The Bob Edwards Show 6 am ET on SiriusXM … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTRY, MUSIC

THE HIGHWAY: HOT 30 Countdown (10/25/13)

Every week The Highway plugs you into the country music scene with its Hot 30 Countdown! This week, The Eli Young Band has beaten out reigning champ Luke Bryan for the #1 spot with their hit Drunk Last Night, and the … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, SPORTS

This Week On Demand: Zombies, Metal Screams – Halloween!

Celebrate the scariest week of the year with some frightening tunes, as we bring you special countdowns from Liquid Metal, Ozzy’s Boneyard, and Classic Vinyl. Plus, catch an exclusive compilation of interviews with the cast of AMC’s The Walking Dead, … Continued