Billie Eilish Performs For Tiny Desk Concert Series

Billie Eilish Performs For Tiny Desk Concert Series

Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas performed for the “Tiny Desk” at-home concerts. Billie and several other artists have been a part of the concert series including artists such as Norah Jones, Tame Impala, and John Legend. Alongside her brother, she performed her songs “my future” and “everything I wanted”. Watch the full video below.…

PVRIS Part Ways With Guitarist

PVRIS Part Ways With Guitarist

American rock band PVRIS has parted ways with Alex Babinski, the keyboardist and guitarist for the band due to sexual misconduct allegations.   We read the news and the band’s statement on their facebook page: Alex is stating that the allegations against him are 100% false and that he will be working to get his…

The Flaming Lips and More Alt2k Artists To Release New Music In September

The Flaming Lips and More Alt2k Artists To Release New Music In September

What do Lana Del Rey, The Flaming Lips, Gus Dapperton, and Joji have in common? They are all played on Alt2k, AND are releasing new music next month. On September 5th, Lana Del Rey’s seventh album, Chemtrails Over the Country Club is set to be released. The Flaming Lips, who have been around since 1983, will release…

The Interrupters Billie Eilish Cover Featured on Popular TV Show

The Interrupters Billie Eilish Cover Featured on Popular TV Show

You’ve heard songs from The Interrupters on Alt2k such as “She’s Kerosene” and “Gave You Everything”, but what about their cover of Billie Eilish’s “Bad Guy”? The band recorded the song last year in 2019, but are just now finding extreme success with the song being featured on the TV Show The Umbrella Academy. In…

Interview with Artist Melody Federer

Murph got to have a brief chat with the very talented Melody Federer on Mornings with Murph this week. She is a singer/songwriter, and actually has some ties to our area of the Midwest! Melody has traveled the world, from New York to Paris and Los Angeles to Nashville. Her writing credits include collaborations with…

New Killers Album Releasing In August

New Killers Album Releasing In August

Somebody Told Me that The Killers have a new album on the way… Well, really The Killers told RTTnews.com, and I’m here telling you. They said quote, “”COVID-19 monkey wrenched us.” BUT Everything Will Be Alright. Their new album Imploding the Mirage will release on August 21st. Here’s the video for “Caution”.  This video will be featured…

A Day In The Car With AJR

A Day In The Car With AJR

A few days ago, AJR posted on facebook, “Guys we miss touring so ******* much it’s getting ridiculous. The heart of AJR is our live experience. But… we’re figuring out how to adapt and do something no ones ever done before. Stay tuned.” So here’s something they are doing to adapt. AJR announced that they…

Hella Mega Tour Dates Rescheduled

Hella Mega Tour Dates Rescheduled

The Hella Mega Tour dates were one of the first tours postponed earlier this year when coronavirus concerns surfaced. After much discussion, the North American leg of the tour will begin in July of 2021. The closest date for Southern Illinoisans will be the Chicago stop on August 15, 2021 at Wrigley Field. For the…

Hayley Williams Tweets Her Favorite Paramore Songs

Hayley Williams Tweets Her Favorite Paramore Songs

Hayley Williams recently released Petals for Armors, her solo LP. You can hear the lead single “Simmer” on your favorite station… That’s our station…. Alt2k, duh! Anyway, Hayley/Paramore fans were tweeting their top five Paramore songs, and Hayley joined in the fun! We definitely agree with #2, as we have “Hard Times” on our playlist as well.…

PVRIS, Oliver Tree, and More Alt2k Artists Releasing New Music in July

PVRIS, Oliver Tree, and More Alt2k Artists Releasing New Music in July

Do you love new music? We love new music! Some of the artists that you hear on Alt2k 92.7 have new music set to release in July! PVRIS- Use Me will release on 7/10. You can hear their songs “You And I” and “Hallucinations” on our station. Oliver Tree- Ugly Is Beautiful is set to release on…

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