COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (2/10/14)

This week on Alt Nation‘s Alt 18 Countdown,  Bad Blood by Bastille stays at the top for an impressive four weeks in a row, with Magic Man’s Paris at number 2 followed by It’s About Time by Young the Giant. Remember … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (2/3/14)

This week on Alt Nation‘s Alt 18 Countdown, Bad Blood by Bastille holds on tight to the number one spot for a third week in a row, once again followed by Wild Cub’s Thunder Clatter at number two. Remember to request … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Live: Birdy covers Avicii’s Wake Me Up on Alt Nation

British indie-pop sensation Birdy might be best known for her chart-topping rendition of Bon Iver’s Skinny Love, but the 17-year-old piano prodigy apparently has a few more covers up her sleeve — most notably Avicii’s Wake Me Up. Stopping by … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (1/27/14)

This week on Alt Nation‘s Alt 18 Countdown, Bastille keeps the crown, staying at number one with Bad Blood. Wild Cub keeps steady at number two with Thunder Clatter, and Magic Man rounds things out at number three with Paris. … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (1/21/14)

This week on Alt Nation‘s Alt 18 Countdown, Bastille swaps places with Wild Cub, with Bad Blood earning the number one spot and Thunder Clatter falling back to number two. Young The Giant gets ahead too, with their song It’s … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, NEWS AND ISSUES, SPORTS

This Week On Demand: Bruce Springsteen exclusive, town halls & More

The Boss is back, gearing up for the release of his 18th studio album High Hopes. Tune in for an exclusive round-table conversation with Bruce Springsteen and the staff of his very own satellite radio station, E Street Radio! Plus, … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt-18 Countdown (1/13/14)

This week on Alt Nation’s Alt-18 Countdown, Wild Cub and Bastille hold on to number one and number two with their songs Out Of The Black and Bad Blood, respectively. In at number three is Magic Man’s Paris, which pushes … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

This Week’s Alt Nation Picks: Capital Cities, Cherub, Silversun Pickups + more

Hey there. My name’s Jeff Regan, and you might know me as the host and Program Director of Alt Nation on SiriusXM. (Word to the wise: I don’t look like a screaming baby anymore. That baby is my avatar. Also, … Continued

MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Live: The Neighbourhood perform Afraid on Alt Nation

If you’re a regular Alt Nation listener, then chances are you’ve already heard alt-rock outfit The Neighbourhood’s ubiquitous single, Sweater Weather (from their debut disc, I Love You). And true, it might still technically be sweater weather outside (ugh, January), but … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (1/6/13)

This week on Alt Nation‘s Alt 18 Countdown, Wild Club keeps the crown, staying at number one with Thunder Clatter. Bastille keeps steady at the number two spot with Bad Blood. While Lorde yet again rounds up the top three … Continued