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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

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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

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SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (6/16/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15 countdown, Jack White replaces Parquet Courts’ “Black and White” with his debut at number one with “Just One Drink.” The New Pornographers grab number two with “Brill Bruisers.”, Spoon takes number three with “Rent I Pay” … Continued

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Listen to Sylvan Esso cover Cosmos by Porches

Just so everyone’s aware, the song Cosmos is a garage rock-leaning, guitar-driven track by a New York-based act called Porches, and it’s very good. It does not, for the record, sound anything like Sylvan Esso, a band that’s prone to … Continued

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Sharon Van Etten’s ‘Sun’ goes down as Parquet Courts tops SIRIUSXMU’s Download 15 (6/9/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15 countdown, Sharon Van Etten loses the number one spot to Parquet Courts’ Black And White, followed by The Orwells at number three. Rounding out the top five are Hamilton Leithauser’s ‘I Retired’ at number four … Continued

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Sharon Van Etten, Parquet Courts + The Black Keys top SIRIUSXMU’s Download 15 (6/2/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15 countdown, The Black Keys get pushed back to number four, while Sharon Van Etten nabs number one for the first time with Every Time The Sun Comes Up. Next up, Parquet Courts make their … Continued

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The Black Keys, Sylvan Esso + tUnE-yArDs top the SiriusXMU Download 15 for the 2nd week (5/26/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15 countdown, The Black Keys are still at number one, only with a new song: It’s Up to You Now, from their latest album, Turn Blue. Next up, Sylvan Esso is at number two for … Continued

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Hear The Black Keys perform LIVE tonight at 10 pm ET on Alt Nation!

Airing Tuesday 5/27 at 10 pm ET (9 pm CT) on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 Replaying Wednesday 5/28 at 12 am ET Friday 5/30 at 10 am & 8 pm ET Saturday 5/31 at 11 am & 4 pm ET … Continued

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The Black Keys, Sylvan Esso + tUnE-yArDs rule the SiriusXMU Download 15 (5/17/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15 countdown, The Black Keys continue their reign with Turn Blue. Next up is Sylvan Esso’s Play It Right, then tUnE-yArDs follows at number three with Wait For A Minute. Pains of Being Pure At … Continued

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tUnE-yArDs, Damon Albarn + Hamilton Leithauser top SiriusXMU’s Download 15 Countdown (5/10/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Tune-Yards’ Wait For a Minute takes the number one spot from Damon Albarn’s Lonely Press Play, which falls to number two. Hamilton Leithauser’s In The Shadows takes the number three spot, Black Keys’ Turn … Continued