MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Meet the DJs: Q&As with Mark Goodman, Kristine Stone + Jenny Eliscu of The Spectrum

What is it MTV Diary used to say? “You think you know, but you have no idea”? The same could be said of SiriusXM’s on-air talent, who spend all week spinning tracks for listeners, but don’t always reveal personal details … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP

Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (8/30/14)

Maroon 5 hold the top spot for yet another week and Ariana Grande guest hosts!

MUSIC, POP

Road Trip Playlist: The Driving ’90s Weekend Playlist

If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my friends, make it last forever … Oh, hello. I didn’t see you there. I was too busy singing along to 90s on 9‘s Road Trip Playlist, starting with The … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, WHAT'S ON

The Black Keys at No. 1 in The Spectrum Baker’s Dozen Countdown (8/30/14)

The Black Keys are back at number one in this week’s Baker’s Dozen countdown on The Spectrum with Gotta Get Away. Meanwhile, George Ezra comes in at number two with Budapest, and St. Paul and the Broken Bones round out … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Roadtrip Playlist: The Blend

On The Blend’s Last Days of Summer Road Trip Playlist, you’ll hear a mix of songs that get you in the spirit for whatever adventure lies ahead of you. There’s everything from Train’s Drive By to Natasha Bedingfield’s Pocket Full of … Continued

ALTERNATIVE, MUSIC, POP

Road Trip Playlist: 1st Wave

1st Wave’s Behind The Wheel playlist takes us back to the ’80s in the best way possible. Among the obvious songs (Gary Numan’s Car, Pretenders’ Middle of the Road, Talking Heads’ Road to Nowhere) are the slightly less obvious: Morrissey’s … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Road Trip Playlist: The Saturday Drive on 60s on 6

Honestly, is there any better decade to soundtrack summer than the ’60s? (Well, technically the end of summer, but whatever.) Just picture driving in a convertible with the top down and the wind flowing through your hair while Fun Fun … Continued

MUSIC, POP, WHAT'S ON

Ariana Grande hosts the Hits 1 Weekend Countdown + Hit-Bound!

There’s a whole lot of Ariana Grande happening over Labor Day Weekend. Starting on Saturday 8/30, the pint-sized Problem singer and VMA performer will host the Weekend Countdown AND Hit-Bound on SiriusXM Hits 1! In the studio celebrating the release … Continued

MUSIC, POP

MMU in LA: R5 is here to make friends, Bebe Rexha describes her songwriting process + Hilary Duff totally understands ‘conscious uncoupling’

The Morning Mash Up has been in L.A. all week, and after spending time with stars such as Ariana Grande, Echosmith, Jason Derulo, and Mary Lambert, they’re on to the next batch of musicians: R5, Bebe Rexha, and the great … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

‘Songs of Summer’ from SiriusXMU, Classic Vinyl + Classic Rewind

When Labor Day Weekend rolls around every year, people start celebrating. I mean, sure, they might not technically be celebrating the American labor movement or economic prosperity (which is what our good friend Wikipedia defines as the point of Labor Day), … Continued