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When Sam Beam visited Conan as the show's musical guest last night, he brought plenty of help with him. In this case, Beam's Iron And Wine project was a total mob: A string quartet, a trio of…   Read Story »
Last weekend, Brit-rock up-and-comers ALT-J made their Coachella debut. And last night, they came through Conan to do musical-guest duty, playing an especially muttery rendition of the twangy and…   Read Story »
On last night's episode of Conan, the Scottish band Frightened Rabbit did musical-guest duty, playing their sad-bastard anthem "The Woodpile" about as hard as a song like that can be played. The band…   Read Story »
Last night, Japandroids, one of our finest rock bands currently working, brought their thunderous simplicity to the stage at Conan, blasting through the Celebration Rock opener "The Nights Of Wine…   Read Story »
Last night on Conan, Dirty Projectors came through to play the fiery Swing Lo Magellan opener "Offspring Are Blank," giving the world a rare opportunity to hear Dave Longstreth when he's maybe just a…   Read Story »
Last night, the reunited Ben Folds Five brought their driving nerd-pop to the stage at Conan. On the show proper, the band played "Draw A Crowd," a song from last year's comeback album The Sound Of…   Read Story »
Last night, Death Cab For Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard was Conan's musical guest. He sang "Something's Rattling (Cowpoke)," a song from his solo album Former Lives, and the Los Angeles mariachi troupe…   Read Story »
Jack White and Conan O'Brien have a long history together. During the peak of their meteoric rise, the White Stripes played a week-long residency at Late Night With Conan O'Brien. Then, Conan showed…   Read Story »
The Gaslight Anthem, who are fast becoming a late-night TV staple, served as musical guests on last night's episode of Conan. There, they trotted out the recent single "Here Comes My Man," one of the…   Read Story »
On last night's episode of Conan, Nas served as musical guest. He brought a live band and soul singer Anthony Hamilton with him for the sincere and intense song "World's An Addiction" and further…   Read Story »