HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC, ROCK

Listen to Matisyahu’s soulful new single, Watch the Walls Melt Down

We’ve got something to smile about today: Sirius XM’s Jam ON has the web exclusive of Matisyahu’s brand new single “Watch the Walls Melt Down”, the first song from his forthcoming album Akeda, due out later this year.

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (3/24/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Foster The People takes the number one spot from Big Data, who are now at number two. Meanwhile, Magic Man’s Paris is at number three, Bastille’s Bad Blood hangs tight in the top five … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

OCTANE: Big ‘Uns Countdown (3/15/14)

In this week’s Big ‘Uns Countdown, Gemini Syndrome’s Stardust pushes Like a Storm’s Love The Way You Hate Me down to the number two spot. Devildriver’s Sail makes its first appearance on the countdown, impressively grabbing the number three spot. … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (3/15/14)

In this week’s Spectrum Baker’s Dozen, Hozier continues his Number One reign with the all-consuming Take Me To Church. Meanwhile, Beck is at number two with Blue Moon, Vance Joy is number three with Riptide, Marcus Mumford and Oscar Isaac … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (3/17/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Big Data’s Dangerous takes the top spot for the third week running! Foster The People’s Coming of Age hits the second slot this time around, knocking Magic Man’s Paris to number three. Bastille’s Bad … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

SXSW Day 4 Recap: Phantogram, Sylvan Esso, The Black Lips + more

Well, we did it. We made it through SXSW ’14! And what do we have to show for it? Oh, just some moments idolizing the great Damon Albarn, talking career resurgences with Gary Numan, hanging with SiriusXMU at the Fader … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

SXSW Day 3 Recap: Dee Dee from Dum Dum Girls talks Blondie collab, Damon Albarn talks going solo + more

Day three of SXSW has come and gone, and we’re nowhere near tired of gorging on breakfast tacos, catching showcase after showcase, and hanging at the Fader Fort. If you’ve been listening to SiriusXMU this week, then you’ll already know … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

SXSW Day 2 Recap: Cloud Nothings talks Wavves collab, Steve Aoki causes mass hysteria + more

Day two of SXSW has come and gone, and we’re feeling exhilarated, overwhelmed, full of Tex-Mex, and frankly a little out of breath. (People do a lot of walking in Austin.) Anyway. If you’ve been following along in your prayer … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

Watch Hozier’s first US Radio performance of Take Me to Church

I first heard Hozier towards the end of last year and was immediately struck by his voice – I hadn’t heard a voice that special in a really long time. While everyone is saying his single Take Me To Church … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

SXSW 2014 Day 1 Recap: SiriusXMU befriends London Grammar, Charli XCX, Bob Mould + more

SXSW 2014 is finally here! (Well, the music portion is, anyway.) Technicalities aside (love you, Interactive and Film!), the fact remains that #SpringBreakAustin is officially underway, and SiriusXMU is along for the ride. Stationed at the Fader Fort all week, … Continued