Music, Rock

Diggin’ In Deep with Bonnie Raitt & Meg Griffin in The Loft

Last month, Bonnie Raitt followed up her Grammy-winning 2012 LP, Slipstream, with Dig In Deep – her 20th studio album and the second release on her own Red Wing label. Now, in celebration of its success, she stopped by The … Continued

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Diggin’ In Deep with Bonnie Raitt & Meg Griffin in The Loft

Last month, Bonnie Raitt followed up her Grammy-winning 2012 LP, Slipstream, with Dig In Deep – her 20th studio album and the second release on her own Red Wing label. Now, in celebration of its success, she stopped by The … Continued

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Mike Marrone says it’s an honor to dedicate The Loft to The David Bowie Channel

The death of David Bowie is not simply another “rock star” passing. It is the loss of an artist who has consistently challenged his audience with forward thinking, multi-dimensional work. He never dumbed it down to the lowest common denominator; but … Continued

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Mike Marrone says it’s an honor to dedicate The Loft to The David Bowie Channel

The death of David Bowie is not simply another “rock star” passing. It is the loss of an artist who has consistently challenged his audience with forward thinking, multi-dimensional work. He never dumbed it down to the lowest common denominator; but … Continued

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Music-versary: Otis Redding’s ‘(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay’ was recorded on Dec. 7, 1967

Recording Dates: November 22 and December 7, 1967 Credits: Otis Redding (vocals); Steve Cropper (guitar); Donald “Duck” Dunn (bass); Al Jackson (drums); Booker T. (piano); Wayne Jackson (brass) Backstory: In the fall of 1967, soul singer Otis Redding was staying … Continued

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Music-versary: Otis Redding’s ‘(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay’ was recorded on Dec. 7, 1967

Recording Dates: November 22 and December 7, 1967 Credits: Otis Redding (vocals); Steve Cropper (guitar); Donald “Duck” Dunn (bass); Al Jackson (drums); Booker T. (piano); Wayne Jackson (brass) Backstory: In the fall of 1967, soul singer Otis Redding was staying … Continued

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Music-versary: The Rolling Stones’ ‘Beggars Banquet’ was released on December 6, 1968

Release date: December 6, 1968 Credits: Mick Jagger (vocals); Keith Richards (guitar); Brian Jones (guitar); Bill Wyman (bass); Charlie Watts (drums); Additional musicians including Nicky Hopkins (piano), Dave Mason (guitar), and the Los Angeles Watts Street Gospel Choir Backstory: “You … Continued

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Music-versary: The Rolling Stones’ ‘Beggars Banquet’ was released on December 6, 1968

Release date: December 6, 1968 Credits: Mick Jagger (vocals); Keith Richards (guitar); Brian Jones (guitar); Bill Wyman (bass); Charlie Watts (drums); Additional musicians including Nicky Hopkins (piano), Dave Mason (guitar), and the Los Angeles Watts Street Gospel Choir Backstory: “You … Continued

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Music-versary: John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s Double Fantasy was released November 17, 1980

Release date: November 17, 1980 Credits: John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Jack Douglas: producers; John Lennon: vocals, electric guitar, keyboards; Earl Slick, Hugh McCracken: electric guitar; Tony Levin: bass guitar; George Small: keyboards; Michelle Simpson, Cassandra Wooten, Cheryl Mason Jacks, Eric … Continued

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Music-versary: John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s Double Fantasy was released November 17, 1980

Release date: November 17, 1980 Credits: John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Jack Douglas: producers; John Lennon: vocals, electric guitar, keyboards; Earl Slick, Hugh McCracken: electric guitar; Tony Levin: bass guitar; George Small: keyboards; Michelle Simpson, Cassandra Wooten, Cheryl Mason Jacks, Eric … Continued

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Music-versary: Bonnie Raitt was born on November 8, 1949

Although she was just a few years out of college when Warner Bros. Records signed her in the early 1970s, Bonnie Raitt struggled for nearly two decades before she finally achieved the popular recognition she so wanted and deserved. Born … Continued

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Music-versary: Bonnie Raitt was born on November 8, 1949

Although she was just a few years out of college when Warner Bros. Records signed her in the early 1970s, Bonnie Raitt struggled for nearly two decades before she finally achieved the popular recognition she so wanted and deserved. Born … Continued

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Halloween Playlist: 13 scary songs, according to science

Human instinct causes us to fear certain sounds — creaky doors, nails on a chalkboard, and cackling laughs, for example. This fear also extends to music.

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Halloween Playlist: 13 scary songs, according to science

Human instinct causes us to fear certain sounds — creaky doors, nails on a chalkboard, and cackling laughs, for example. This fear also extends to music.

Music, Pop

Quiz: Who is your ’90s pop star soul mate?

It was the time of pagers, slouch socks, Mad-Libs, and Sony Discmans (not quite a Walkman, not yet an iPod) … and lots of topnotch vocalists bursting onto the scene with high notes and music videos (yes, MTV still played … Continued

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Quiz: Who is your ’90s pop star soul mate?

It was the time of pagers, slouch socks, Mad-Libs, and Sony Discmans (not quite a Walkman, not yet an iPod) … and lots of topnotch vocalists bursting onto the scene with high notes and music videos (yes, MTV still played … Continued

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Marathon playlist: Songs to keep you pumped all the way to the finish line

Marathon season is upon us, and we have you covered with a playlist of songs that will keep you going, specially chosen by our SiriusXM channels. So come on! Lace up your running shoes, plug in your headphones, press play … Continued

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Marathon playlist: Songs to keep you pumped all the way to the finish line

Marathon season is upon us, and we have you covered with a playlist of songs that will keep you going, specially chosen by our SiriusXM channels. So come on! Lace up your running shoes, plug in your headphones, press play … Continued

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Marathon cool down playlist: Songs to chill out to after a hard run

Marathon season is upon us, and we’re here to meet you at the finish line with a playlist that’ll cool you down. So walk off those miles, breathe in, breathe out, stretch, then pat yourself on the back because you … Continued

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Marathon cool down playlist: Songs to chill out to after a hard run

Marathon season is upon us, and we’re here to meet you at the finish line with a playlist that’ll cool you down. So walk off those miles, breathe in, breathe out, stretch, then pat yourself on the back because you … Continued

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