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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 El-P & Zola Jesus Do Conan

El-P is a man who knows how to seize his moment. So when he rolled through Conan last night to promote his album of the…
Tom Breihan | June 28, 2012 - 9:06 am

Watch Big K.R.I.T. On Conan

Last night, Big K.R.I.T. brought his vast reserves of energy to Conan, smashing his way through the Live From The Underground single "I Got This."…
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2012 - 9:36 am

Watch White Rabbits On Conan

White Rabbits took their Milk Famous cut "The Day You Won The War" to Conan last night, getting a little help from Conan's house band.
Corban Goble | May 25, 2012 - 12:21 pm

Watch Rufus Wainwright Play Conan

Rufus Wainwright dropped by Conan last night to play "Out Of The Game," the title track to his latest. What those shoes, Margiela? Watch the…
Corban Goble | May 18, 2012 - 9:46 am

Watch Girls On Conan

Last night, Girls were the musical guests on Conan, playing "Love Like A River," one of many standouts from Stereogum's favorite album of last year,…
Tom Breihan | April 19, 2012 - 8:46 am

Watch Arctic Monkeys Bring “R U Mine?” To Conan

Record Store Day is Saturday 4/21, and Arctic Monkeys are waving the RSD flag with this performance of "R U Mine?" for Conan last night.
Amrit Singh | April 13, 2012 - 12:30 pm

Watch M. Ward On Conan

Last night on Conan, M. Ward served as musical guest. Ward performed "Primitive Girl," the single from his new album A Wasteland Companion. He and…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2012 - 9:12 am

Watch Sharon Van Etten Do “Leonard” On Conan

In January, SVE made her TV debut on Fallon; three months later she's laid down a confident, winning take on latest Tramp single "Leonard" for…
Amrit Singh | March 21, 2012 - 8:56 am

Watch Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. On Conan

On last night's episode of Conan, twisty indie-pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. came though to make their late-night TV debut. Dressed in nattily matching…
Tom Breihan | January 31, 2012 - 8:58 am

They Might Be Giants Do Conan

Fans of dorkily comedic things, take note: Nerd-rock veterans They Might Be Giants were on Conan last night, and it's hard to imagine a more…
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2012 - 2:28 pm

Wilco Play Conan, Release iTunes Session

Sometimes it's hard for bands to stay in the spotlight mere months after their album drops, but Wilco seems to be having no problem with…
Corban Goble | January 24, 2012 - 12:18 pm

St. Vincent Does “Cheerleader” For Conan

Last night, St. Vincent took Strange Mercy cut "Cheerleader" to Conan, starting the performance out with a nice homage to a certain famous Elvis Costello
Corban Goble | January 17, 2012 - 9:24 am

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds Visit Conan

Last night, Noel Gallagher brought his High Flying Birds to Conan to perform "AKA... What A Life!" My favorite High Flying Bird, at this point,…
Tom Breihan | December 13, 2011 - 1:02 pm

Watch Morrissey On Conan

Stephen Patrick Morrissey doesn't make a whole hell of a lot of TV appearances, so each time he appears on the glowing flat thing i…
Tom Breihan | November 30, 2011 - 9:04 am

Watch Das Racist Make Their TV Debut On Conan

Last night, New York rap group Das Racist appeared on late-night TV for the first time ever, doing "Michael Jackson" on Conan, and their performance…
Tom Breihan | November 29, 2011 - 9:05 am

Paul Simon Does “Love Is Eternal Sacred Light” On Conan

Paul Simon took So Beautiful Or So What cut "Love Is Eternal Sacred Light" to Conan last night, which was a little more special tha…
Corban Goble | November 3, 2011 - 1:06 pm

Band Of Horses Hit Conan

Infinite Arms, Band Of Horses' last album, came out about 16 months ago. But maybe they should've called it Infinite Promotional Cycle, since they're still…
Tom Breihan | September 8, 2011 - 11:31 am

Lindsey Buckingham Does Conan

Last night, Fleetwood Mac figurehead and general all-around smooth-rock king Lindsey Buckingham stopped by Conan to perform "In Our Time," a song from his new…
Tom Breihan | September 7, 2011 - 10:55 am

Conan & Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros Cover “Creep”

Just like when Conan did it solo last year, except with professional cameras and Edward Sharpe's Magnetic Zeros as a backing band. Click on for…
Amrit Singh | August 10, 2011 - 2:12 pm
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