COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (3/31/14)

After taking the third spot in the Alt 18 countdown last week with Paris, Magic Man hits number one this time around. Big Data’s Dangerous hangs tight at number two, but Foster the People’s Coming of Age drops down to … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Grouplove are REALLY good at table tennis. Relive Alt Nation’s epic Ping-Pong Throwdown!

Yesterday, Alt Nation held its third Ping-Pong Throwdown. This time, it was scraggly haired indie-pop collective Grouplove who joined in. Grouplove didn’t just play ping-pong, either — they also rocked out in the SXM Fishbowl. The group covered Beyonce’s Drunk In Love … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC, ROCK

Hear Johnny Cash: Out Among the Stars in Outlaw Country, hosted with commentary from Cash’s son

Airing Saturday 3/29 at 9 am ET and 5 pm ET on Outlaw Country, Ch. 60 Replaying Sunday 3/30 at 12 pm ET and 9 pm ET If all you know of Johnny Cash’s story is movie Walk the Line, … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (3/22/14)

In this week’s Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown, Like A Storm is back with another number one for Love The Way You Hate Me (check out the video below). Meanwhile, former reigning champion Gemini Syndrome is at number two with Stardust, … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, POP CULTURE, ROCK, WWE

So Hulk Hogan tried to play bass for both Metallica and the Rolling Stones

Prior to his pro wrestling career, Hulk Hogan slapped a little bass, he confirmed this week on The Opie & Anthony Show. So how confident was Hulk in his bass-playing acumen, brother? He tried to join both The Rolling Stones and Metallica. … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Hear Grouplove square off against SXM listeners in Alt Nation’s latest Ping-Pong Throwdown

Airing Thursday 3/27 at 1 pm ET on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 Replaying Thursday 3/27 at 10 pm ET and Friday 3/28 at 10 am ET Heads up: Alt Nation is organizing another Ping-Pong Throwdown, and this time they’re inviting … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Watch The Fray toss back shots + perform Love Don’t Die at NYC’s Webster Hall

With his cute bald head and cheerful demeanor, Fray lead singer Joe King doesn’t exactly look like your average rock star. But as he stomp-clapped his way through The Fray’s new single, Love Don’t Die, and tossed back shots during … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (3/22/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, Tune-Yards comes in at number one with Water Fountain. Next up is Black Lips with Dandelion Dust, followed by F*cked Up’s Paper The House. At number four is Kevin Drew’s Good Sex, … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (3/27/14)

After an uproarious five week stint at number one, Behemoth’s Ora Pro Nobis Lucifer gets knocked down a peg by dark horse Carcass with Master Butcher’s Apron in this week’s Liquid Metal countdown. Whitechapel’s The Saw Is The Law follows … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (3/22/14)

In this week’s Spectrum Baker’s Dozen, the previously reigning Hozier gets knocked down a peg by Ray LaMontagne’s Supernova. Meanwhile, Beck too gets pushed down to number four and replaced at number two by Hozier. Vance Joy, once at number … Continued