Tag Archives: SiriusXM

Sergio “Sexy Sax Man” Flores Guests On The Faceless Album!

Posted by on August 7, 2012

By now, if you’re anything more than a casual Faceless fan, you’ve probably heard “Deconsecrate,” from the band’s forthcoming album, Autotheism. Not only is the song being spun on SiriusXM, it’s also the one song from the new album that the technical death metal band has been playing on the Summer Slaughter tour. Amidst the clean […]

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Radio Spotlight: DMX’s James Whelan

Posted by on July 6, 2012

The Syndicate, Metal Insider’s parent company, is a promotion and marketing company that has championed the metal scene for almost 15 years. In our weekly Radio Spotlight, we’ll offer a look behind the scenes of metal radio from some of the stations and outlets playing metal that the Syndicate works with to spotlight the newest underground music […]

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Are Digital Radio Revenues Starting To Add Up?

Posted by on June 19, 2012

Just a few weeks ago, an unnamed independent label stated that they weren’t making much money at all from streaming services like Spotify. However, an article that ran in the New York Times alleges that royalties from Internet radio stations like Pandora as well as SiriusXM are starting to increase. SoundExchange, a non-profit group that […]

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Baroness To Premiere New Song Tonight

Posted by on June 18, 2012

“Eula,” the song that concludes the “yellow” half of the forthcoming Baroness album, Yellow & Green,will premiere tonight at 9pm ET on SiriusXM’s “Liquid Metal” channel.

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Headbangers’ Brawl 9/30: Two Metal Chicks Take On Revolver Magazine

Posted by on September 30, 2011

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s Bram and Zach take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. Like the swallows returning to San Juan Capistrano or the Mets collapsing, it’s an annual tradition as old as time itself: The […]

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Headbangers Ball’s ‘Ride For Dime’ Special Streaming Online

Posted by on August 29, 2011

The latest installment of Headbangers Ball, now hosted by SiriusXM’s Jose Mangin, was filmed during this year’s Ride For Dime, the annual charity event held in memory of Dimebag Darrel and the victims of the December 2004 Alrosa Villa shooting. This special episode can now be watched online.

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Howard Stern Pays Tribute To Mario Comesanas

Posted by on June 16, 2011

We’ve already discussed the sad and untimely passing of SiriusXM’s Mario Comesanas earlier this week. The outpouring of memories and emotions from his friends and co-workers at WSOU, SiriusXM, Revolver and RED, not to mention the NJ/NYC metal scene in general, was to be expected. However, his death even touched those that never met him, as evidenced […]

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Mario Comesanas: 9/7/1980 – 6/13/2011

Posted by on June 14, 2011

The metal community has lost one of its own way too young, as SiriusXM Liquid Metal host and musician Mario Comesanas passed away yesterday (13) from an alleged sudden brain hemorrhage in Jersey City, NJ at the age of 30. Mario began his career in the music industry as a DJ at legendary college metal station […]

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SiriusXM Premiering New Unearth Song

Posted by on May 19, 2011

Sirius XM’s Liquid Metal channel will be premiering a new song by Unearth called “Shadows In The Light” at 4pm EST today.

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Big Foreplay: Jamey Jasta, Danny Lilker, Red Fang And More Weigh In On Big 4

Posted by on April 20, 2011

This Saturday, for the first time in America in over 25 years, Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax will take the stage as the Big Four in Indio. The metal titans have played European festivals before, but their sole American date (so far, anyway) is seeing people fly in from around the world to witness a […]

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