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The former Czars frontman John Grant went to Iceland to record last year's Pale Green Ghosts, a sneakily powerful album about living with HIV. It flew a bit under the radar, though we did post the…   Read Story »
Washed Out's second album, Paracosm, came out last summer and since then the band (the days of it just being Ernest Greene and a laptop are long past) has been playing festivals and TV shows. They…   Read Story »
Alt-J stopped by Letterman last night to play "Fitzpleasure," a track off their 2012 Mercury Music Prize-winning debut An Awesome Wave. Watch below. An Awesome Wave is out now via Infectious…   Read Story »
Chvrches are one of this year's best new bands -- definitively -- and they proved it once again last night by performing The Bones Of What You Believe track "We Sink" on The Late Show With David…   Read Story »
Last night, Sky Ferreira was David Letterman's musical guest. She wore what I'd have to call an '80s-style new-wave power-suit and belted out the '80s-style new-wave power anthem "You're Not The One"…   Read Story »
Luscious Jackson are back this year with Magic Hour (plus a self-released children's album) and they stopped by Letterman to perform last night. They played the single "Show Us What You Got," and you…   Read Story »
Last night, the teenage New Zealand pop phenom Lorde was the musical guest on Late Night With David Letterman. There, she sang "Team," her follow-up to the world-conquering "Royals," and gave an…   Read Story »
Holy Ghost! performed "Dumb Disco Ideas" from their new album Dynamics with a full band on last night's Letterman. Golf claps, Dave, for having an appropriately-named band as the musical guest on…   Read Story »
Last night, Late Show With David Letterman bandleader Paul Shaffer paid tribute to Lou Reed (you can hear a bit of "Walk On The Wild Side" in the video below). And it makes sense that the night's…   Read Story »
Austin retro-rockers White Denim deliver psych-funk on "Looking For Place To Start." It's a new b-side from the band who will soon release the LP Corsicana Lemonade, featuring previously heard tracks…   Read Story »