MUSIC, POP, ROCK

San Fermin covers The Strokes’ Heart in a Cage on SiriusXM U

Airing Sunday 1/19 at 12 pm ET on SiriusXM U It takes a strong talent to cover rock n’ roll staple The Strokes, but judging by San Fermin’s recent visit to SiriusXM U, the avant-pop collective are more than up … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP, ROCK, TV

Girls: The Spectrum Soundtrack

Written by The Spectrum’s Jessica Besack HBO’s Girls is known for making excellent music selections, and Season 3’s first two episodes were no exception. While Hannah, Shosh, Jessa, and Marnie spent time piecing their young lives back together, we heard … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Live: Olly Murs performs Dance With Me Tonight on Hits 1

Can British singer-songwriter and X Factor U.K. alum Olly Murs’ charm transcend radio waves? Judging by this clip of him performing Dance With Me Tonight, we’d like to vote YES. Olly recently stopped by Hits 1 to perform a soulful, … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Best of 2013: Pop2K’s top tracks of the ’00s

The ’00s don’t feel very long ago, do they? Heck, the Y2K panic doesn’t feel that long ago (#old). Well, no matter what decade you’re (mentally) living in, you can’t deny the music of the all-powerful early aughts. Or the … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (1/11/14)

This week’s SiriusXM U‘s Download 15 had Stephen Malkmus rising to the top: Number one track Cinnamon and Lesbians beat out St. Vincent’s Digital Witness, which came in at number two. Further down the list is Broken Bells at number … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown Jan. 10, 1986 (1/11/14)

This week the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown brings us back to January 10, 1986. Space shuttle Columbia is launched, the first federal Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is observed and the Chicago Bears defeat the New England Patriots in Super … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (1/11/14)

This week on The Pulse channel’s 2000s & Today Countdown has the Goo Goo Dolls taking the lead, pushing long-time front-runner, Imagine Dragons, to second. Back in 2004, 3 Doors Down was at the top of the game. Week of January 11: … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

This Week’s Alt Nation Picks: Capital Cities, Cherub, Silversun Pickups + more

Hey there. My name’s Jeff Regan, and you might know me as the host and Program Director of Alt Nation on SiriusXM. (Word to the wise: I don’t look like a screaming baby anymore. That baby is my avatar. Also, … Continued

MUSIC, POP

AJR hosts Hit-Bound on Hits 1!

Brother-trio AJR host #HitBound all weekend long! Check out broadcast times to listen on SiriusXM Hits 1, online or the SiriusXM app.

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Live: The Neighbourhood perform Afraid on Alt Nation

If you’re a regular Alt Nation listener, then chances are you’ve already heard alt-rock outfit The Neighbourhood’s ubiquitous single, Sweater Weather (from their debut disc, I Love You). And true, it might still technically be sweater weather outside (ugh, January), but … Continued