COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/3/13)

Every week, Alt Nation’s crew of music mages casts out to the interwebs for your requests. As August dawns, Is it still Bastille’s day? Or does Frank Ferdinand have a shot? Request your favorite song at AltNation@siriusxm.com or tweet it … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, ROCK

Alt Nation’s “Alt-18 Most-Requested Countdown”

You’ve heard the Alt-18 Most-Requested Countdown on Alt Nation, Ch. 36, now you can see the artists and songs you’ve requested the most!  Enjoy the videos and don’t forget –  We always need your help selecting the 18 best new … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

WATCH: John Mayer performs Paper Doll Live on SiriusXM The Spectrum

You saw his prancercize music video for the first single off his new album, but it’s a totally different experience to see John Mayer perform Paper Doll live. Earlier this month, Mayer performed exclusively for SiriusXM fans during his “Born … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP CULTURE, ROCK, TV

Regina Spektor’s Orange Is the New Black theme song now playing SiriusXM U

Are you watching the new hit Netflix series “Orange is the New Black?” SiriusXM U program director Rob Cross is, and he’s psyched to see the new Regina Spektor single getting some exposure on this cutting edge drama. “The theme … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

The 1975 goes acoustic with Chocolate

The 1975’s song “Chocolate” has become one of the stop summer anthems of 2013. So we were surprised to find out that this upbeat tune could sound just as good slowed down. Check out the video below of the guys … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

Dirty Projectors give “Impregnable Question” new sound

It got down and dirty in the SiriusXM studios when American indie rock band Dirty Projectors came in to perform. Fans of the six-person band will be excited to hear this alternate version of their song “Impregnable Question.”

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP CULTURE, ROCK

SiriusXM’s Mark Says Hi helps Andrew WK beat world drumming record

?uestlove, the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith and… Raw Dog Comedy host Mark Says Hi? That was just three of the special guests to join rocker Andrew WK’s quest to beat the world record for playing drums continuously. For … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, ROCK

The Black Sabbath Town Hall Celebrating “13”

[gallery ids="4133,4119,4123"] Black Sabbath and Jim Norton in a converted 19th Century Synagogue? That happened. Held on June 11, the day after the band released their first Ozzy-fronted album of new material in 35 years, the heavy metal legends held … Continued

HOWARD STERN, POP, ROCK

Kid Rock compares Justin Bieber to Vanilla Ice

Kid Rock was in The Howard Stern Studios Wednesday talking to Howard about his summer tour when the subject of Justin Bieber came up. Kid’s thoughts on the teen star? Watching Bieber is “100 percent like watching Vanilla Ice all over … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

WATCH: Dawes Covers Bonnie Raitt’s ‘You Can’t Fail Me Now’

Dawes was in SiriusXM’s studios on The Spectrum and performed a cover of “You Can’t Fail Me Now,” by Bonnie Raitt.