MUSIC

Road trippin’ across America: 14 playlists from SiriusXM

Hit the road Jack, and dontcha come back until you’ve cruised across America to every single one of these epic playlists. Kidding! You could honestly listen to them anytime, anywhere. But, they were crafted by SiriusXM’s experts with the open … Continued

ALTERNATIVE, MUSIC

Austin –> Dallas: Alt Nation playlist from Jeff Regan

Say you’re taking a road trip from Austin to Dallas, TX. How do you pass the time? I mean, that’s a solid three hours right there (according to Google Maps, anyway). Well, lucky for all y’all Texas road trippers, Alt … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (4/14/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 countdown, Milky Chance triumphs at number one with Stolen Dance. Vampire Weekend snags number two with Step, while Bleachers grabs number three with I Wanna Get Better. Foster The People’s Best Friend takes fourth, and Knox … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Check out some killer photos from Phantogram’s SiriusXMU session

Phantogram, aka Josh Carter and Sarah Barthel, recently stopped by to do a live session for SiriusXMU. Out to promote their 2014 release, Voices, Phantogram, who will also be part of Alt Nation’s 4th Of July Guest Host Extravaganza, performed … Continued

WHAT'S ON

Alt Nation’s 4th of July Guest Host Extravaganza, SiriusXMU’s All-American Indie + more alt rock

On this American day of independence (and long weekend!), maybe you’re trying to decide between a few summery activities: seeing a live outdoor show, attending someone’s rooftop party, finding just the right keg for 100+ people, or gathering up some … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (6/30/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 countdown, Vampire Weekend and Milky Chance move up in the lineup and grab the third and fourth spots (respectively) with Step and Stolen Chance. Foster The People’s Best Friend is demoted from number one to number two this week, while Tove … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (6/23/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 countdown, for the first time in three weeks, Arctic Monkeys’ Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High? departs from the number one spot and moves back to number four. Tove Lo advances up in the lineup from number five … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (6/16/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 countown, for the second week in a row Arctic Monkeys hold onto the number one spot with “Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?”. Jack White and Foster The People move up to the … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Alt 18 Countdown: Arctic Monkeys Snag Number One (6/9/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Arctic Monkeys grab the number one spot with “Why’d You Only Call me When You’re High?” Sleeper Agent’s “Waves” is bumped down to number two after their two-week streak in the number one spot. … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Sleeper Agent makes Waves in the ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (6/2/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Sleeper Agent takes the number one spot for the second week in a row with Waves. Meanwhile, Arctic Monkeys are at number two with Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?, The Black … Continued