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Last week The Late Show featured a diverse group of artists covering the Beatles in honor of the 50th anniversary of their performance on the Ed Sullivan Show. We got the Flaming Lips and Sean Lennon…   Read Story »
David Letterman continued his week-long tribute to the Fab Four with a performance from the Flaming Lips, who were joined by Sean Lennon to cover "Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds." Throughout the week,…   Read Story »
Eagulls, the Leeds punk band we first heard three years ago, will release their self-titled debut LP next month. Its current single "Possessed" was one of our 5 Best Songs Of The Week recently, and…   Read Story »
Everybody's celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Beatles' arrival in America, even us. But CBS is celebrating extra hard because they hosted the original Ed Sullivan Show broadcast that helped…   Read Story »
This week, the young god Miles Bowe took over the Album Of The Week column because he wanted to write about Actress's experimental electronic swan song Ghettoville. Miles wrote about it very well,…   Read Story »
Last week, Against Me! released Transgender Dysphoria Blues, the greatest and most purposeful rock album I'm heard in some time. Last night, the band played the Late Show With David Letterman, giving…   Read Story »
I have no idea how this is even possible, but Arctic Monkeys' collective swagger manages to grow deeper and stronger every time they appear on our computer screens. Last night, the Monkeys were…   Read Story »
It's hard for a DIY band to translate the urgency of its live show to a late-night TV setting, but credit L.A. art punks No Age with doing the best job I've seen any band do in a while. Last night on…   Read Story »
Cults have played their share of late-night shows since we met them, but for reasons I can't quite figure out, they seem more like a Letterman band than a Fallon or Leno one. And last night, they…   Read Story »
Here's something you don't see everyday: Sleigh Bells noisemonger Derek Miller playing acoustic guitar. Last night, Sleigh Bells, in their full-band-plus-horn-section incarnation were on the Late…   Read Story »