ALTERNATIVE, COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC

The Griswolds at No. 1 on ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/23/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, last week’s number four The Griswolds finally ascend to number one, knocking the previously reigning Vance Joy down a peg to number three. Meanwhile, Knox Hamilton stays consistent at number two … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Vance Joy at No. 1 on ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/18/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, Vance Joy remains dominant at number one with Riptide and Knox Hamilton maintains the number two spot with Work It Out. Young The Giant rises from number four to round out the top three with … Continued

MUSIC, WHAT'S ON

SiriusXM Music Discovery Week: Ella Henderson, Hozier, Ariana Grande + more

Part of having such a wide variety of music at SiriusXM means we’re always discovering new bands. And the best part? You, the listeners, get first crack at what we find. So, in honor of SiriusXM’s Music Discovery Week, we’ve … Continued

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Vance Joy at No. 1 on ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (8/11/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, Vance Joy tops the list once again with Riptide. Knox Hamilton rises from number three to take the number two spot with Work It Out, and Milky Chance dances their way up from number four to … Continued

MUSIC

This Week On Demand: Chris Martin talks a little, sings a little during Artist Confidential

Lead heart-throb and singer Chris Martin of Coldplay stopped by our NYC studios last week for a very special edition of SiriusXM’s exclusive Artist Confidential series. Chris performed in front of a live studio audience of Alt-Nation super fans, and talked … Continued

MUSIC, POP, WHAT'S ON

Get ready to feel all the feels during Chris Martin’s solo Artist Confidential performance

Airs Sat 8/9 at 9 am ET on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 Replays Sat 8/9 at 12 pm and 6 pm ET, Sunday 8/10 at 8 am, 3 pm, and 9 pm ET, Monday 8/11 at 3 am, 9 am, … Continued

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Everyone we met at Lollapalooza ’14: Lorde, Cut Copy, Kings of Leon + more

Whew! You must be exhausted after attending Lollapalooza, which took place this past weekend (8/1–8/3) in Chicago. Or, if you listened to the three-day music fest on SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza Channel, then there’s a chance your feet are faring better than … Continued

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Alt Nation is Lollapalooza Radio! Hear performances all weekend from Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Grouplove + more

SiriusXM’s Lollapalooza Channel Hear performances all weekend from Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon, Grouplove + more Airing Friday 8/1 at 6 pm ET through Sunday 8/3 on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 Guess who’s going to Lollapalooza this weekend? YOU! OK, … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Vance Joy takes No. 1 on ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (7/28/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, Vance Joy tops the list with Riptide. Bleachers’ I Wanna Get Better moves up from third to second, and Knox Hamilton’s Work It Out glides up from fifth to third. On the other hand, Milky … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Milky Chance at No. 1 on ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (7/21/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, the top three remain unchanged. Milky Chance continues to dominate the top spot with Stolen Dance, as Vampire Weekend maintains their run at number two with Step. Bleachers’ I Wanna Get Better rounds out the … Continued