Category Archives: Music

TuneIn’s Best Bets of the Week

It’s Tuesday, that means we’ve found some great stations for you to listen to all week long! Blue Ears Blues Radio – The best in blues all day, every day, direct from Paramaribo, Suriname. Rastamusic Reggae Radio – Stay irie with the best in reggae hits, direct from Germany. Radio Paradise – Ok, confession. We [...]

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SXSW Artist: The Rural Alberta Advantage

by Michael McGeary Rounding out our Featured Artists and wrapping up the South by Southwest Music Festival are Toronto’s burgeoning indie rock trio The Rural Alberta Advantage. Playing in support of their recently-released sophomore effort, Departing, they will help close out the Festival run in Austin tonight. If you want to check out more station [...]

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SXSW Featured Artist: Marco Benevento

by Michael McGeary Whether it’s with his duo and trio experimental jazz projects, his work with the avant-rock band The Slip or as a featured player in all-around Cool Rock supergroup Surprise Me, Mr. Davis, one thing is clear – Marco Benevento can light up a room from his keyboard. Based in Brooklyn, Benevento has [...]

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SXSW Featured Artist: The Wu-Tang Clan

by Michael McGeary When they burst onto the scene in 1993 with their groundbreaking record, Enter the Wu-Tang, everyone knew instantly that Method Man, RZA, GZA and the rest of the Wu-Tang Clan would be forces on the hiphop scene for years to come. Almost 18 years later, Wu-Tang Clan and its members have produced [...]

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SXSW Featured Artist: Talib Kweli

by Michael McGeary Fresh off his independent, self-promoted album, and the first on his own label, Gutter Rainbows, Brooklyn-based MC Talib Kweli will be rocking the SXSW Festival in Austin. Mr. Greene has been a mainstay in hip hop circles since the dawn of the century and has been a featured collaborator with the like [...]

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RIP Nate Dogg

by Michael McGeary UPDATE: KDAY 93.5 in Los Angeles will be airing a special mix of Nate Dogg tunes alongside interviews with his friends and family tonight at 5pm Pacific. TuneIn here: KDAY This morning, rap music lost one of its true innovators and legends with the passing of longtime artist, producer and collaborator with [...]

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SXSW Featured Artist: The Boxer Rebellion

by Michael McGeary As the music portion of South by Southwest gets underway tonight, we’re highlighting a different artist each day throughout the week who will be appearing at the festival. We figure, if you’re there and want to bone up on an artist’s material before the show you can, or if you can’t make [...]

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TuneIn Highlights for March 14, 2011

by Michael McGeary Lots of live music is coming in from Austin this week. We’ll have artist spotlights from SXSW later in the week, but here are some favorites available throughout the week on our SXSW channel. On Wednesday throughout the day, SXSW Radio will be playing live sets from such favorites as Hayes Carll, Brett [...]

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Take Me to the Mardi Gras with TuneIn

by Michael McGeary One of the most unique world traditions, there is no place like New Orleans at Mardi Gras. The annual Fat Tuesday celebration attracts thousands of revelers to the French Quarter and the Garden District, but if you can’t make it this year, get yourself some King Cake, a Masque and a Po’ [...]

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TuneIn’s Weekend Wrap

by Michael McGeary It’s Friday, the weekend is upon us, and hopefully you’ve got yourself positioned for a little rest and relaxation after a long week. Here at TuneIn, we’ve got a few suggestions to help you in that endeavor. If you’re like me, I need my week in review to get perspective on the [...]

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