Jayn

jayn4x3 JaynWEEKDAYS 3 PM – 7 PM

Jayn dishes the best music, hot gossip, and scandalously-insider stories from the music world … she’s your best work friend!

CONNECT: RSS | Facebook | Twitter | Email

MORE: Biography | Photo Gallery | Jayn With The Stars

(Courtesy Columbia Records)

The 4 Craziest Adele Sales Statistics

OK she’s officially a global phenomenon.  Adele owns the Earth.

Alice@97.3–12/01/2015

A man walks past the 2016 Ford Mustang Coupe at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show in Los Angeles, California on November 18, 2015. The LA Auto Show opens to the public on November 20. AFP PHOTO/ FREDERIC J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

GEICO’s 15 Things To Do In The Bay Area

Week of 11/29 – 12/06: Check out the San Francisco International Auto Show or make it funky with DJ Jazzy Jeff at Mighty…just one of the ’15 Things’ Jayn has for you to do this week in the Bay Area!

11/26/2015

(Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

The Raw Audio Of Adele On SNL Is Astonishing

First, Adele’s new song took over the world. Then,  Adele’s new record took over the world. Next in line for World Domination 2015 was her SNL performance –  not just including fixing Thanksgiving for everyone, but […]

11/22/2015

Adele 10 26 10

6 Times The New Adele Record Cracked My Soul In Half

I love that my entire Instagram right now is everyone posting their copies of “25.” “Hello” was basically a global freaking event and now “25” is too. My immediate obsessions are: “Hello” obviously “Love in […]

11/20/2015

The Band Perry November 7 2015

The Band Perry On Their New Single (And Moving Into My Office)

The new single from The Band Perry (“Live Forever”)  is SO. GOOD. It’s a one-listen-and-I-want-it-now kinda track, so obviously we are playing the hell out of it. They came by to say “thanks” for that […]

11/20/2015

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 07: Jordin Sparks performs at Macy's Great Tree Lighting in Chicago to launch the eight annual Macy's Believe Campaign on November 7, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images for Macy's)

GEICO’s 15 Things To Do In The Bay Area

Week of 11/22 – 11/29: Jordin Sparks hosts the Macy’s Great Tree Lighting in San Francisco’s Union Square…just one of the ’15 Things’ Jayn has for you to do this week in the Bay Area!

11/19/2015

2. Seal Team Six

Pics Of My (Veteran) Parents On Veterans’ Day

I always tell everyone, I’m the proudest military brat you’re ever gonna meet. My Dad was active duty in the Army for 26 years and my Mom worked for the Air Force for 25 years… […]

11/11/2015

73. Lily Aldridge

This Is What A $2 Million Bra Looks Like

Dude, I’m a spinner.  This thing would claw me to death! The top picture in the post (of Lily Aldridge dressed)  is so beautiful,  it’s hard to scroll away from it – but once you […]

11/03/2015

James Corden (courtesy of CBS)

Billy Eichner & James Corden’s Genius “Hello” Halloween

Billy Eichner and James Corden are killing it right now. First of all, the phone is hilarious (DUDE) and then the lyrics … I’m done. … I was wondering if after all these years you’d […]

10/30/2015

Jayn & Gavin James

VIDEO: Jayn With Gavin James

Jayn asks Gavin James what he did after writing “Bitter Pill” Watch to see how he answers…

10/29/2015

Kauffman Stadium during the National Anthem prior to Game One of the 2015 World Series (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

World Series Game One Winner: Fur Hat Lady In The Stands

There were lots of good what-the-hell’s-going-on-with-the-broadcast memes… I loved the Fur-Hat-Lady-In-The-Stands memes more. When I grow up I definitely wanna be her. x  Jayn

10/28/2015

Milo Ventimiglia & Alexis Bledel (credit: Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

WAIT WHAT: More Gilmore Girls On The Way!

I screamed when I read this headline and then texted all my similarly-Gilmore-obsessed friends with this amazing news: Netflix is making the world right again, by bringing Gilmore Girls back. Four 90-minute mini-movies!   (deep […]

10/19/2015

(Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images for TIME)

Amy Schumer Gets Real About Body Image

Reason number 1,345 to love Amy Schumer. I find everything about her so appealing; she just makes you wanna be her best friend so bad. This story and interview makes my love for her go […]

10/16/2015

(Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Adam Levine Surprises The Girl Who Cried Over Him Getting Married And It Was Surprisingly Awkward

We all saw the video of little Mila crying when her mom told her Adam Levine had gotten married: You also knew SOMEONE was gonna set up a way for Mila to meet Adam, and […]

10/16/2015

(Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)

Billy On The Street: No One Knows Who Chris Pratt Is

I love and adore Chris Pratt.  I’ve always thought he was funny and charming, but then he got all badass for Jurassic World and it was game over, he is my new favorite. I also […]

10/13/2015

Imagine Dragons

Imagine Dragons Release New Song To Aid Refugee Crisis

Imagine Dragons are putting their money where their mouths are to do what they can in helping the refugee crisis. Today they released a new track called “I Was Me” and all proceeds from the […]

10/12/2015

jaynwithdavidcook770

David Cook On His New Record And Why He’s A Bad Bartender

David Cook is one of the good guys… even on codeine.

Alice@97.3–10/07/2015

showmeyourfangs770

The New Matt Nathanson Is Finally Out!

Matt Nathanson’s new record “Show Me Your Fangs” is officially here!

Alice@97.3–10/05/2015

The moon illuminated by refracted sunlight during a lunar eclipse. (NASA)

Super Blood Moon This Weekend!

OK “Super Blood Moon” should definitely be a band name.  Somebody get on that. In the meantime, we have the most kick-ass space-related start-to-fall… an insane supermoon/eclipse/blood moon just go outside and look at it […]

09/25/2015

20150922_053101

Aulani Blog: Aloha, Aulani!

Jayn and I have had such a blast broadcasting from Aulani in Hawaii, but our time here is coming to an end.

Alice@97.3–09/22/2015

20150920_181630_Pano

Aulani Blog: Hawaiian Sunsets At Aulani

Last night I watched the most colorful and entertaining sunset I think I’ve ever seen.

Alice@97.3–09/22/2015

20150920_115312_HDR

Aulani Blog: Life On The Lazy River

Yesterday, after the broadcast I pretty much booked it to my room, threw on my bikini, and hit that lazy river. I love it SO much!

09/22/2015

20150919_164811

Aulani Blog Four: My Life As An Aulani Princess

I have to tell you about how Aulani has literally made my childhood Disney princess fantasies come true. They treat you like royalty here!

Alice@97.3–09/21/2015

20150919_194037

Aulani Blog Three: Aloha From Aulani!

One of my favorite things about Aulani is that the more time I spend here, the more I learn about Hawaiian culture.

Alice@97.3–09/21/2015

20150921_062345

Aulani Blog Two: Paddleboarding, Snorkeling And Water Slides – Oh My!!

Jayn and I were just talking about how our days are so filled with activities but magically relaxing at the same time.

Alice@97.3–09/21/2015

20150920_130699

Aulani Blog One: I Found Paradise!! Live From Aulani

Lauren here, writing from Jayn’s show at Aulani in Hawaii!! This is my first time in Hawaii and Disney is setting the bar SO high.

Alice@97.3–09/21/2015

(Christie Goodwin for Atlantic Records)

WATCH: The Trailer For Ed Sheeran’s Concert Film!

I watched and re-watched Ed’s TV special about playing Wembley and kept thinking “they have to make a movie about all this.” They did! It’s called “Jumpers for Goalposts” (Ed explains why) and I wanna […]

09/17/2015

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

The Best “Missed Connections” From Burning Man

“you were crying under a crocodile”

09/15/2015

An Instagram employee takes a video using Instagram's new video function at Facebook's corporate headquarters during a media event in Menlo Park, California on June 20, 2013. AFP Photo /Josh EDELSON        (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Dude Instagrams Bachelor Party Alone After Everyone Else’s Flights Were Cancelled

Robbie Chernow flew to Chicago for a friend’s bachelor party, and then found out he’d be the only one there. Luckily for us, Robbie still stayed – and saw some Chicago sights – and with […]

09/04/2015

Matt Nathanson (Vanguard Records)

Such A Tease: Check Out This New Matt Nathanson

Happy freaking Friday! Matt Nathanson’s new record “Show Me Your Fangs” will be out October 2nd, but – because he likes to tease us – he’s posting clips of album tracks here and there.  Obviously […]

09/04/2015

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Bridge Drivers, This Might Save You A Ticket!

So I’ve had this ongoing debate with friends for years… where is the polite, Good Driver place to get into the right-hand side FasTrak lane on the Bay Bridge approach from 880N? I’ve always thought […]

09/04/2015

Great White Shark (Getty Images)

These Newscasters’ Reactions To A Shark Story Are THE BEST

The look on this dude’s face at 2:19 is THE GREATEST. Then they cut to the woman’s face and hers is even better! “I. Am. Never. Going. Back. In. The. Water.” “No. Stuff Summer.” Amen. […]

09/01/2015

Vevo

My Top 5 Favorite Moments From The VMAs

1. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis doing “Downtown” live.   #GENIUS 2.  Big Sean’s acceptance speech for Video With A Social Message.  His grandmother sounds amazing and his tribute made me cry. 3.  Taylor Swift’s video […]

08/31/2015

John Taylor of Duran Duran (Photo by Peter Kramer/Getty Images)

Listen: Duran Duran’s John Taylor On ‘Paper Gods,’ His Favorite Band Moments Then And Now, And #Obsessed

Duran Duran. Two little words but boy do they make people scream right?

08/25/2015

mysocalledlife385

So Yeah Rayanne From ‘My So-Called Life’ Is An Actual Countess Now (Really)

“My So-Called Life” is one of my Top 5 Favorite Shows Of All Time.  I still quote it to this day,  pretty much ALL the time (a Sunday night hasn’t passed that I don’t think […]

08/25/2015

American Idol Season 14 winner Nick Fradiani (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for Capitol Concerts)

Watch: Nick Fradiani Talks Idol, Tour, And The Rock Star Moment His Dad Was Most Pumped About

Nick Fradiani (your American Idol!) has been on the road for months and he was great enough to stop by the station to say hi.

Alice@97.3–08/25/2015

(Photo Getty Images)

17 Things in “Friends” That Aren’t Even A Thing Anymore

Thank you Cosmopolitan for this exceptional list that: A) makes me wanna go home and binge on “Friends” RIGHT NOW GOTTA GO BYE B) makes me feel super-old but in a “but wait ‘Friends’ doesn’t […]

08/21/2015

Rachel Platten at Alice's Summerthing 2015 in Golden Gate Park on June 28, 2015. (Photo: Marc Fong)

TBT: That Day Rachel Platten Heard “Fight Song” On The Radio For The First Time (On Alice!)

Rachel Platten is literally living her dream right now….though it wasn’t an easy road to get here.

08/20/2015

Oscars

Which Oscar-Winning Director Says His Movie Didn’t Deserve To Win?

Duuuuuuuuuude Everyone said this at the time (I mean, really.  “Brokeback Mountain” much?? SO the clear-cut winner) but I never would have expected the director of “Crash” to, ya know…. agree! Check out Paul Haggis’ […]

08/11/2015

Nate Ruess (Radio.com)

Watch: A Minute With Nate Ruess At Outside Lands Brings Us The Best Hashtag Ever

I was lucky enough to catch up with him afterwards to talk about the record, and what he runs to, and what he feels like after writing – and performing.

Alice@97.3–08/10/2015

(Courtesy of Capitol Records)

WATCH: Sam Smith Crashes A Local TV Report, No One Notices

A local TV crew in Denver went to Red Rocks to report on it being named a national monument… a few hours before the Sam Smith show there. So they interview some people at the […]

08/06/2015

(Photo by Andrew Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Add Miss Piggy And Kermit To The Celeb-Split List: Best Twitter Reactions

What did Marc Jacobs, Dr. Ruth, and Alan Cumming among others have to say about the most shattering celeb split of them all? The best Twitter reactions are all here.  My favorite is from Reign, […]

08/04/2015

Apple Unveils iPhone 6

Whoa: Gwen Stefani And Gavin Rossdale Split After 13 Years

DAMN IT. We’ve all heard about this “maybe” happening for years and years but I guess it’s true now, Gwen and Gavin have split. Us Magazine has everything here. I’m sad for them and the […]

08/03/2015

Kyle Chandler (Mark Davis/Getty Images for Netflix)

“Friday Night Lights” Fans Have To See Coach Taylor’s New Video

If you agree that “Friday Night Lights” was one of the greatest shows in the history of TV, you have to see this video. Best turn-off-your-phones-clip ever. It literally gave me goosebumps in the beginning […]

07/31/2015

Matt Nathanson (Vanguard Records)

This Is Not A Drill: New Matt Nathanson Record And Show Details

Yessssssssssss New Matt Nathanson record and show details! Matt’s new record is called “Show Me Your Fangs” (LOVE) and it’s out October 2nd and he’s playing Great American Music Hall for a special acoustic show […]

07/28/2015

Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images

PICS: Calvin Harris In His Armani Underwear

excuse me as I break my wrist clicking as quickly as I can on the link to all the pictures… Calvin Harris in his underwear (and that suit, that JACKET) is exactly what we needed […]

07/27/2015

demi-lovato-cool-for-the-summer.jpg

Demi Lovato’s ‘Cool For The Summer’ Video Is The Hottest Thing Ever

UMM … Have you seen this?

Alice@97.3–07/23/2015

Katy Perry & Taylor Swift at happier times in 2010 (Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Get More Popcorn: Katy Perry Jumped Into The Taylor/Nicki Drama

I hate this!   I genuinely love Taylor AND Katy and I hate that there’s, um, you know.  Bad blood. So having said that, the Twitter drama thus far has been between Taylor and Nicki […]

07/22/2015

Charlie Puth (courtesy of Atlantic Records)

WATCH: Charlie Puth On His Songs Being Everywhere And Also An Intense Uber Encounter…

Charlie Puth is everywhere, between “See You Again” and now “Marvin Gaye” taking over the Earth.

Alice@97.3–07/21/2015

More From Alice@97.3

Dedicate A Bay Bridge Light
Alice In Winterland 2015Check for photos and more from this year's holiday concert!
The Looking Glass

Listen Live