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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 Voice” Winner Danielle Bradbery Announces Debut Album

Just as Season 5 of “The Voice” is heating up, the show’s Season 4 winner is making fireworks in country music. Danielle Bradbery has revealed the cover art (left) and Nov. 19 release date for her self-titled debut album. “It feels like I just walked off ‘The Voice’ stage, so it’s crazy to think I’m about […]

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Radiohead is Slacker’s Artist of the Week!

Since their 1992 debut, Radiohead has constantly redefined their sound, staking their claim as one of the most progressive bands today, breaking barriers not only with their music, but also how they sold it. The second week in October happens to be a big one for Radiohead, frontman Thom Yorke’s birthday was yesterday October 7th, […]

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Album of the Week: Miley Cyrus’ Bangerz

You’ve likely made up your mind about Miley Cyrus’ recent, controversial behavior, but how about her music? Does her new album, “Bangerz,” have the same devil-may-care attitude and risqué demeanor? How does it rate artistically in your opinion? Listen to the 20-year-old singer’s fourth studio effort track-by-track to judge for yourself. Listen to the entire […]

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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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