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Foxes’ “Youth” is the Song Stuck in My Head

English singer Louisa Rose Allen, otherwise known as Foxes, released her single “Youth” way back in early 2012. But now that Zedd’s “Clarity” (on which she sings vocals) has become a worldwide smash, there’s suddenly a little more interest in Foxes. “Youth” is now being re-released, and its dramatic style should please fans of Lorde […]

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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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Artist of the Week: Gwen Stefani

From Ska tomboy to Pop goddess, Gwen Stefani conquered the world with No Doubt, then dominated the charts with two solo albums, finally coming full circle to make another No Doubt album last year. Stefani turns 44 on October 3rd, so what better time to celebrate her voice and style with a station that features […]

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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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Song Stuck in My Head: The Killers “Shot at the Night”

The Killers burst onto the scene back in 2003 with “Mr. Brightside.” Their debut album “Hot Fuss” ended up selling over 7 million copies worldwide. Appropriately enough, they’re releasing a greatest hits album on November 11th. “Direct Hits” features two new songs including “Shot at the Night,” produced by Anthony Gonzalez a.k.a. M83. Listen here: it’s […]

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Bruce Springsteen is Slacker’s Artist of the Week

Rebel. Patriot. American Icon. Bruce Springsteen celebrates his 64th birthday this week, and in honor of that milestone Slacker presents a station filled with music that expresses his honesty, passion and soul. On this week’s Artist of the Week station you’ll hear songs from throughout Springsteen’s incredible career, as well as tracks from artists that […]

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