B-Sides Top 25 Songs of 2015

2015 was a great year for music as some talented new artists such as, Halsey, Elle King and Vince Staples had strong debuts while the year also saw the emergence of twenty one pilots, who had memorable appearances at major festivals and whose fans lined up for their U.S. shows days before showtime. The veterans Muse, Modest Mouse and Beck came back with new music during the year and the collaboration of EDM stalwarts Martin Garrix and Tiesto superceded expectations. Check out the list of the top 25 songs of 2015. 13120

B-Sides Top 10: 10/31/2015 – twenty one pilots Moves Into Top Spot

It was going to happen sooner or later for twenty one pilots to claim the top spot as CHVRCHES falls back a spot to give way to “Stressed Out”. The duo from Ohio have been one of the most talked-about tours this year as every stop of their tour is greeted with huge lines of fans waiting to get into the venue as early as a day ahead. The top 10 includes a new entry by “Middle” by DJ Snake, which features Bipolar Sunshine, who B-Sides introduced to you during his SXSW appearance in 2014. Check out

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 10/10/2015

CHVRCHES maintains the top spot on the B-Sides chart with "Leave A Trace." The band recently scored their first number one album on the Billboard charts with the new disc, Every Open Eye and are gearing up for their appearance at Treasure Island Music Festival next weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area. twenty one Pilots continues to stay strong as well as Coleman Hell and others, including a new entry by FOALS. Check out how the top 10 shakes out! 12574

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 10/3/2015

”After a 2-month run at the top spot of our list, Canadian artist Coleman Hell gets dethroned by Scottish electro-pop trio, CHVRCHES. The rest of the list shows strong movement by twenty one Pilots and new entry by The Wombats. Check out how the top 10 shakes out! 12491

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 9/19/2015

Right up to the last days of summer, "2 Heads" by Coleman Hell has dominated at the top of our list having fended off strong competition from Halsey, Beck and others. This week has some new entries from Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats and The Struts, who've been gaining lots of momentum as well as CHVRCHES and Silversun Pickups. Here's how things shake out for this week's top 10: 12318

B-Sides Top 15 Of The Summer of ’15

As summer winds down and school gets back into session, B-Sides looks back at the songs that made the soundtrack to the summer of 2015. Lots of new artists were in rotation over the summer including, Halsey, Coleman Hell, Vinyl Theatre as well as established bands such as Muse, twenty one pilots and more. 12276

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 8/29/2015

"2 Heads" by Coleman Hell has been on top the past couple of weeks but CHVRCHES has been leaping up the list and Halsey has been getting a great amount of play. This week also features new entries by Silversun Pickups, Atlas Genius Here's how things shake out for this week's top 10: 12127

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 8/22/2015

As we're in the thick of the dog days of summer, twenty one pilots have been reigning on top of our countdown fending off the strong competition from Cold War Kids, COIN and Beck. However, "Don't Wait Up" by Robert DeLong has been on heavy rotation and on many a playlist as has "2 Heads" by Coleman Hell. Here's how things shake out for this week's top 10: 12075

VIDEO: Outside Lands 2015 Interview – Robert DeLong Talks In The Cards

Robert DeLong performed an energetic set during the first day of Outside Lands 2015, as the one-man band showcased some of his new material, including the latest alternative radio hits, "Long Way Down" and "Don't Wait Up". DeLong has kept busy since releasing his debut album, Just Movement in 2013 with numerous tours and appearances. The one-man performer barely took a break to record the follow-up, In The Cards, which is slated to be released on September 18, 2015. 12052

B-Sides Top 10: Week Ending 8/15/2015

twenty one pilots are on a wildly successful ride in 2015 with a number one album, Blurryface, a successful tour and taking over the top spot last week. New artists Coleman Hell and Halsey blasted into the countdown and with a new entry by CHVRCHES, all are poised to battle it out for the top spot. Check out what's been on heavy rotation! 12038

B-Sides Top 10: Week of 8/8/2015

As X Ambassadors have been touring in support of their debut album, VHS, they’ve occupying the top spot on our chart. A few debuts in the chart is putting the pressure on. Check out what's been on heavy rotation! 12001

Outside Lands 2015 Insider: Acts You Don’t Want To Miss

  San Francisco's Outside Lands Festival will return to Golden Gate Park with quite the lineup for its eighth year.  Although the festival will be held August 7-9, tickets sold out in 45 minutes and this year's lineup has had music blogs buzzing for months.  Headliners include Elton John, Mumford & Sons, and The Black Keys in addition to other top acts such as Sam Smith, Kendrick Lamar, Wilco, Axwell & Ingrosso, D'Angelo and The Vangard, and St. Vincent. 11896

B-Sides On-Air: Weekend Highlights 10/27/13 – Robert Delong Interview

B-Sides On-Air is broadcast on KBCW-44/cable 12 in the San Francisco Bay Area every Saturday night after SNL at 1a. We know it may be a time when either a) you're out or b) passed out! So, make sure to DVR us every week and check out some highlights from the show here! This past weekend we kicked it with an EDM-themed Halloween special including Wolfgang Gartner & Tommy Trash, new EDM artists such as GRiZMATIK and Keys N Krates, an interview with Robert Delong at the Treasure Island Music Festival, plus we talked to some people