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Take a Look at the Movers and Shakers on This Week’s EQ Charts

Welcome to the first EQ charts for October! You can take a look at the full charts here.  One of the interesting patterns that emerges on Slacker’s EQ charts is how arbitrary tags that we use to describe bands and genres seem to disappear when we measure actual listener engagement instead of media coverage, FM radio […]

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The Slacker Tour is Heading to Los Angeles for Culture Collide 2013!

The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting longer and that means it’s almost time for FILTER Magazine’s Culture Collide 2013. The fourth annual Culture Collide Festival returns to Los Angeles this October 10-12, bringing three days of incredible music, art, film and more to Echo Park. As one of the most buzzed about […]

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Listen to the Exclusive “Sting Top 33″

Sting has a busy week ahead of him-he turns 62 on October 2nd and he released his 14th album this week: “The Last Ship.” Slacker is counting down the top 33 songs by Sting—including the songs of The Police. Created using our “E.Q. Data” which measures how many times listeners play, “heart,” and share his […]

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There Are A Lot of Blurred Lines in This Week’s EQ Charts

This week the Slacker EQ Charts are all about blurred lines. Not Robin Thicke’s summer hit, but the increasingly blurry lines between music genres, and more importantly—music fans of different backgrounds. You can take a look at the full charts here.  We’ve known for a long time here at Slacker that contemporary music fans don’t limit themselves […]

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This Week’s Movers and Shakers on the Slacker EQ

Welcome to Slacker’s EQ charts for the week of September 22nd, where we measure the most listened to, “hearted,” and shared songs across all genres and amongst millions of Slacker listeners throughout the US and Canada. Take a look at the full charts here.  A quick note–If you’ve upgraded to iOS7, then hopefully you’ve grabbed the new […]

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Taylor Swift Wraps Up Red Tour at Home

Taylor Swift performed the first of three sold-out shows at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena Thursday night Sept.19), with Saturday’s concert marking the end of the US leg of her Red Tour. Slacker joined the music superstar at a pre-show reception, where she explained the decision to wrap up the trek in the city she has called […]

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