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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 little to nothing to do with them now, whether they’re off The Bends or even something like “No Surprises.” First and foremost of those, of course, is “Creep,” from their… More »

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 to revisit the hits — not the literal ones, unfortunately — of White’s wide-reaching, strange and prolific career so far. So, here’s 13 of Jack White’s most memorable collaborations. Sorry… More »

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 the NBC ship at 10PM, and Letterman enjoying career-high ratings despite (or because of?) a sex scandal. It was, however, a solid year for late night music booking. We regularly… More »

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Watch Elvis Costello Talk Career Embarrassments On Conan

Elvis Costello just published his first memoir Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink, and he's also released a big double-CD set as accompaniment. So that's why…
Tom Breihan | October 22, 2015 - 8:49 am

Watch Richard Thompson Perform A New Song & An Old Song On Conan

Richard Thompson can write a tale of wayward romance like no other, and "1952 Vincent Black Lightning" features two of his most well-known, tragic characters.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 20, 2015 - 10:34 am

Watch Beirut Play A Soothing “So Allowed” On Conan

Last month, Beirut ended a long break between albums when they released the new LP No No No, and they've been on the late-night circuit…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2015 - 9:18 am

Watch EL VY Bring “Return To The Moon” To Conan

Both the National's Matt Berninger and Menomena's Brent Knopf have graced late-night stages with their own bands in the past, but they've never been on…
James Rettig | October 1, 2015 - 10:18 am

Watch Kurt Vile Perform Two b’lieve Tracks On Conan

Kurt Vile's new album, b'lieve i'm goin down, comes out today -- we're fans of it here -- and last night he stopped by Conan
James Rettig | September 25, 2015 - 10:16 am

Watch Lil Wayne Tell Conan O’Brien About Becoming A Tony Hawk Character

Lil Wayne may be trapped in contract hell musically, but that might only mean he's got a whole lot more time to devote to skateboarding,…
Tom Breihan | September 24, 2015 - 10:39 am

Watch Ashley Monroe Perform “I Buried Your Love Alive” On Conan

Ashley Monroe is a Nashville veteran, and she released what amounts to her sophomore album this year, an excellent, eclectic countrypolitan stunner called The Blade.
Caitlin White | August 27, 2015 - 12:02 pm

Watch Unknown Mortal Orchestra Perform With Connan Mockasin On Conan

Unknown Mortal Orchestra were just on Seth Meyers two weeks ago, but they already made another late-night stop on Conan yesterday to promote their new…
James Rettig | August 26, 2015 - 9:49 am

Watch Aimee Mann & Ted Leo Sing About Lincoln Chafee On Conan

Aimee Mann and Ted Leo made an appearance on Conan to present the world with a song that they wrote in support of the former…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 21, 2015 - 11:20 am

Watch Bully Kick A Whole Lot Of Ass On Conan

Feels Like, the new LP from the Nashville band Bully, is one of the best debut albums we've heard all year, and the band also…
Tom Breihan | August 19, 2015 - 9:18 am

Watch Jason Isbell Sing The Hell Out Of “24 Frames” On Conan

Last month, the former Drive-By Trucker Jason Isbell released the truly great Americana album Something More Than Free. And last night, he the musical guest…
Tom Breihan | August 13, 2015 - 9:12 am

Watch Alabama Shakes Absolutely Own The Stage On Conan

Alabama Shakes released the adventurous and pretty great blues-rock album Sound & Color earlier this year, and they've been building a reputation as a volcanic…
Tom Breihan | August 12, 2015 - 9:16 am

Watch Hot Chip Bring The Funk On Conan

For many years now, Hot Chip have been one of the most dependably great bands on the whole big-clubs-and-festivals touring circuit. Any chance to see…
Tom Breihan | August 11, 2015 - 9:08 am

Watch Father John Misty And 50 Cent On Conan

Father John Misty appeared alongside 50 Cent on last night's episode of Conan. Well, OK, not exactly alongside, but they did take a pretty sweet…
James Rettig | July 16, 2015 - 1:27 pm

Watch Death Cab For Cutie Perform, Boy George & Jack Black Cover The Doors On Conan

Last night, Death Cab For Cutie were musical guests on Conan. They played "The Ghosts Of Beverly Drive," the most recent single form their new…
Tom Breihan | July 14, 2015 - 9:12 am

Watch Tove Lo Sing “Talking Body” On Conan

The Swedish pop singer Tove Lo only released her sharp-as-hell debut album Queen Of The Clouds last year, but she's already visited Conan twice. The…
Tom Breihan | July 2, 2015 - 10:31 am

Watch Miguel Bring “Coffee” To Conan

Miguel’s sex-delirious new album Wildheart is out in the world now, and he’s in full promotional carpet-bombing mode. The night before last, he sang his…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2015 - 9:39 am

Watch My Morning Jacket Soar Through “Believe (Nobody Knows)” On Conan

Festival-wrecking beard-rock heroes My Morning Jacket released their new album The Waterfall a month ago, and last night, they were on Conan in a musical-guest…
Tom Breihan | June 5, 2015 - 8:21 am

Watch Spoon’s Absolutely Kickass Cramps Cover On Conan

Whoever had the idea to get Spoon to cover the Cramps' oozing rockabilly classic "TV Set" for the new Poltergeist remake deserves some kind of…
Tom Breihan | June 4, 2015 - 7:29 am

Watch Courtney Barnett Rock Out “Dead Fox” On Conan

Last night, the newly minted Australian star and charming human being Courtney Barnett was the musical guest on Conan, and she pretty much knocked it…
Tom Breihan | June 2, 2015 - 9:43 am
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