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20 Covers Of Radiohead’s “Creep,” Rated

In the never-ending curious case of Radiohead, you have a slew of their most iconic songs out there -- beloved, covered, cited. Songs that have…
Ryan Leas | November 26, 2014 - 2:37 pm

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The 13 Best Jack White Collaborations

On the heels of Jack White's new album announcement as well as the unveiling of Blunderbuss's first single "Love Interruption," we thought it was time…
Stereogum | February 2, 2012 - 2:45 pm

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The 12 Best Late Night TV Performances Of 2009

It was a tumultuous year for late night laffs, with Jimmy Fallon joining the fray, Conan taking over Tonight only to find awful Leno sink…
Amrit Singh | December 21, 2009 - 6:48 pm

More Conan O'Brien stories

Watch Jimmy Eat World Play A Couple Of Songs On Conan

Last night, emo greats Jimmy Eat World were musical guests on Conan. They were on the show to promote Integrity Blues, their stirring new album.
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2017 - 10:11 am

Watch Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Play “Ordinary World” Solo On Conan

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong isn't anyone's idea of a sensitive singer-songwriter, but he has a pretty good record of going solo-acoustic on us;…
Tom Breihan | December 22, 2016 - 9:47 am

Watch The Pretenders Play “Alone” On Conan

Badass new-wave survivor Chrissie Hynde recently reconvened her band the Pretenders, recording the new album Alone with lead Black Key Dan Auerbach producing. When the…
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2016 - 10:52 am

Watch Dinosaur Jr. Blast Through “Goin Down” On Conan

J Mascis is getting awfully comfortable on late-night TV. The night before last, Mascis competed against two full-time stand-up comics on @Midnight, Comedy Central's late…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2016 - 8:44 am

Watch Clipping.’s Great “Air ‘Em Out” Performance On Conan

Typically, experimental noise-rap groups who make sci-fi concept albums don't get a whole lot of play on late-night TV. But when the lead member of…
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2016 - 9:56 am

Watch FIDLAR Bash Out “West Coast” On Conan

For the people out there saying that at least punk rock will get better under a Trump presidency: No. Come on. It doesn't work that…
Tom Breihan | November 10, 2016 - 8:59 am

Watch Coldplay’s Chris Martin Chat And Sing With Conan O’Brien

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin was a guest on last night's episode of Conan. In addition to performing an acoustic solo rendition of A Head Full
James Rettig | October 28, 2016 - 9:32 am

Watch D.R.A.M. Bring “Broccoli” To Conan With Travis Barker

D.R.A.M. brought his transcendent summer jam "Broccoli" to Conan last night in support of his recent Album Of The Week winner Big Baby D.R.A.M. Although…
Chris DeVille | October 26, 2016 - 9:25 am

Wiz Khalifa Smokes Up Conan O’Brien, Willie Nelson Smokes Up Jimmy Fallon

For whatever reason, this is a boom time for famously stoned musicians getting late-night TV hosts to smoke weed on camera. Conan O'Brien had one…
Tom Breihan | October 7, 2016 - 10:31 am

Watch Conan’s Commercial For Apple AirPods

Apple's wireless AirPods headphones have been the butt of many jokes since the company revealed them last week, and now Conan O'Brien has joined the…
Chris DeVille | September 15, 2016 - 9:19 am

Watch Wolf Parade Bring Their Reunion To Conan

Earlier this year, Canadian indie rock greats Wolf Parade got back together and released a new EP called EP 4, their first new music since…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2016 - 9:18 am

Watch Blood Orange’s Expressive, Powerful Conan Performance

It's amazing that Blood Orange doesn't appear on late-night TV more often. There are very few musicians out there, in the indie sphere or outside…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2016 - 8:46 am

Watch Autolux Rip Through “Brainwasher” On Conan

LA trio Autolux brought their slick, futuristic, multi-genre blend to Conan last night. They performed the groovy, rhythmic assault that is "Brainwasher" off of their…
Collin Robinson | July 27, 2016 - 10:21 am

Watch 50 Cent Audition For Young Han Solo On Conan

When they were casting the role of young Han Solo for their upcoming Star Wars spin-off movie, directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller saw over…
Peter Helman | July 24, 2016 - 5:29 pm

Watch Margaret Glaspy Make Her TV Debut On Conan

Last month, the New York blues-rocker Margaret Glaspy released the impressive, assured debut album Emotions And Math. And last night, she gave her first-ever televised…
Tom Breihan | July 13, 2016 - 9:41 am
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