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The Grateful Dead is Slacker’s Artist Of The Week to Celebrate Jerry Garcia’s Birthday

This week would have been Jerry Garcia’s 71st birthday, and Slacker is joining music fans all over the globe in celebrating his life, memory, and music. As a founder of the Grateful Dead, he wrote and performed songs that galvanized an entire community. His musical legacy spans 4 decades and transcends generations. He was incredibly […]

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Jennifer Nettles’ Solo Album Merges Mix of Influences

Dynamo country duo Sugarland has always incorporated a hodgepodge of influences in their platinum-selling music, blending country with pop, rock and soul, and even going so far as to cover Beyonce and Pearl Jam. So it’s no surprise that when lead singer Jennifer Nettles stepped out on her own to make a solo album, she […]

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The “55 Best Ideas in Music History” Station Rewards Risk-Takers Who Expanded Our Musical Palates

“This is never going to work.” That was the recurring theme when it came to creating Slacker’s brand-new station, the “55 Best Ideas in Music History.” The brainchild of music historians (and two of the funniest guys we know), Craig Marks and Rob Tannenbaum, this station counts down the creative curveballs that left lasting impressions […]

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Slacker EQ Charts for the Week are Here!

Welcome to Slacker’s EQ Charts for the week of July 21st! Take a look here.  This week on the Slacker EQ, Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” continues to resonate with Slacker listeners across many stations and genres; it’s #1 on the Pop, Hip Hop/R&B, and Overall EQ charts. This appears to be the official song of the summer […]

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Selena Gomez Grows Up with New Album of the Week

Selena Gomez has graduated from Disney princess to club queen with her new album “Stars Dance.” Led by the top 10 hit “Come & Get It,” her first solo album is full of EDM-leaning dance pop that is perfectly suited for summer fun. From the throbbing bass of the dance flavored “B.E.A.T.” to the all […]

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Loufest Music Festival’s All Star Lineup Promises to Rock St. Louis

This year the Loufest music festival is rocking St. Louis once again – with a new weekend and an all star lineup that will play on three stages for the first time in the festival’s four-year history. The Killers, Wilco, The National, Robert DeLong, Alabama Shakes and many more will be at the St. Louis Central Fields […]

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