COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (11/23/13)

This week’s SiriusXM U‘s Download 15 sees Grizzley Bear take the number one spot with their remix of Dilpo’s Will Calls. Meanwhile, Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks fall back a slot and settle for number two, followed by Blood Orange … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (11/16/13)

This week’s SiriusXM U‘s Download 15 has a newcomer to the top of the charts – Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks are reigning supreme with their hit, Lariat. Up at number two is the ever-familiar Arcade Fire with Afterlife, clocking … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (11/9/13)

Arcade Fire is topping the SiriusXM countdowns across the channels and SiriusXM U is no different. But instead of Reflektor, they’re reigning the Download 15 with Afterlife. Cut Copy’s Free Your Mind came in at a close second with Broken … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLE, MUSIC

What’s On: SiriusXM U’s boasting indie darlings Frankie Rose and Patrick Carney

Martha Stewart is sitting down with two French chefs today on Stars and Comedy Central will have you laughing all the way home with comedian Christian Finnegan talking about the birds and the bees. But if what you’re really looking forward … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (11/2/13)

I see a reoccurring theme on the horizon, last week Arcade Fire released a new CD titled Reflektor and for a second week in a row their new single Afterlife is tearing up the charts at #1 on SiriusXM U’s Download 15. … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

Pure Bathing Culture on SiriusXM U: Pendulum

SiriusXM U listeners were given a special treat when ’80s-influenced indie-rock group Pure Bathing Culture stopped by the SiriusXM studios to perform their mellow single Pendulum. Listen to SiriusXM U, North America’s indie rock station, 24/7 on SiriusXM channel 35.

MUSIC, ROCK

Arcade Fire’s new album Reflektor hits the scene

It’s finally time: Tuesday marked the release of the much-anticipated fourth album from Arcade Fire, Reflektor. Fans of the Montreal band have waited since The Suburbs in 2010 to dig into a fresh batch of tunes, so expectations were pretty … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (10/18/2013)

Chvrches enjoyed the view from the top on SiriusXM U’s Download 15, but their time is past now that Haim’s catchy hit, The Wire, has cruised all the way to the top, with Sleigh Bells and Danny Brown right behind them. … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (10/4/2013)

Chvrches will have to accept second best this week on the SiriusXM U Download 15, as Haim’s catchy hit “The Wire” cruises all the way to the top, while Indie-Rock geniuses Arcade Fire land in at number three. 15. WIDOWSPEAK … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

MGMT, CHVRCHES, Franz Ferdinand share superfan love of the Pixies

It’s Pixies Appreciation week on SiriusXM U, and that’s literally what we’ve been doing all week: Appreciating the hell out of the Pixies. Celebrating their first new music in ten years, the band has been co-hosting afternoons with Jenny Eliscu, … Continued