ENTERTAINMENT, HIP-HOP/R&B, JAZZ/STANDARDS, MUSIC, ROCK

What’s On: Hip Hop Pioneer Melle Mel with Ed Lover on Backspin

The Limousines interview on Alt Nation 10 am & 5 pm ET on Alt Nation The Limousines have finally arrived for their long overdue visit to the Alt Nation studios! After putting out their latest album Hush on their own, … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (11/18/13)

This week on Alt Nation‘s Alt 18 Countdown, Chvrches holds onto their crown yet again with The Mother We Share, Lorde bumps all the way up to the second spot with Team, while Wild Club climbs a few spots, rounding … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt-18 Countdown (11/11/13)

This Week on Alt Nation’s Alt-18 Countdown, Cage The Elephant’s reign as champion comes to an end when Chvrches bumps them into second and takes the top spot with The Mother We Share. Meanwhile, The Arctic Monkeys move up to #3 with … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

Sons of the Sea do impromtu Led Zeppelin cover on Alt Nation

Incubus front man Brandon Boyd and mega alt-rock producer Brendan O’Brien were on Alt Nation to talk about their Sons of the Sea side-project, which is out now. They played some acoustic tracks off the album and then we said it … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt-18 Countdown (11/4/13)

This Week on Alt Nation’s Alt-18 Countdown, Cage The Elephant’s Come a Little Closer is hanging on to the top spot and holding Arcade Fire’s title track Reflektor back at #2. CHVRCHES sticks around at third with The Mother We Share in this … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (10/28/13)

We can’t stop strumming our air guitars along to Cage the Elephant’s Come A Little Closer – which would explain why they’ve snagged the top spot this week on Alt Nation. Following closely behind is Chvrches with The Mother We Share … Continued

JAZZ/STANDARDS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

What’s On: AFI celebrate their new album, plus Katy Perry and Jimmy Buffet Live

Tomorrow’s a great day for music fanatics of all kinds, with highlights like the Grateful Dead tearing it up in New York, Jimmy Buffet live from Denver, Katy Perry’s track-by-track of her new album PRISM and last, but definitely not … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (10/21/13)

Alt Nation is one of SiriusXM’s top spots for music discovery, and this week proves to be another opportunity to find out about new bands and find more reasons to love the ones you already know. MS MR’s Hurricane is … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, NEWS AND ISSUES, SPORTS

This Week On Demand: The SiriusXM debut of Piolín Radio, Katy Perry and more

This week, SiriusXM welcomes Spanish-language radio’s top host Eddie “Piolín” Sotelo, with the launch of his brand new channel, Piolín Radio! Piolín has won numerous prizes including several NAB Marconi Radio Awards, and was picked as one of the most influential people … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (9/30/13)

Alt Nation’s artist to watch RAC enters this week’s Alt 18 Countdown at #17 while the Killers and Phoenix are a few places ahead with their new, long-awaited singles. We’re still singing along to Bastille at #8, but it’s The Neighborhood … Continued