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Big Boi Does “Shutterbugg” On Leno

Antwan Patton's on something of a goodwill kick, maybe just paying forward the positivity he's garnering at every turn on the back of the heavily…
Amrit Singh | July 8, 2010 - 10:12 am

Kanye Apology Tour Hits Jay Leno

Drunkenly blind-siding America’s country-pop sweetheart was not cool, but can we forgive Kanye now? Saying inappropriate things on live TV is his shtick. Just like…
Scott Lapatine | September 15, 2009 - 11:49 am

The Decemberists Bring “The Wanting Comes In Waves/Repaid” To Leno

Like they did at The Colbert Report, the Decemberists brought Shara Worden and their mythical prog jam "The Wanting Comes In Waves/Repaid" to Leno last…
Amrit Singh | May 15, 2009 - 1:44 pm

TV On The Radio “Crying” On Leno, Remixed By Gang Gang Dance

The critically-acclaimed NY indie acts gave each other shout outs in Indio on Saturday and today we're sharing the product of their recent collaboration. A…
Scott Lapatine | April 20, 2009 - 1:32 am

Prince Premieres “Ol’ Skool Company” On Leno

The artist formerly known as The Artist Formerly Known As Prince may need lessons in graphic and web design, but when it comes to showmanshi…
Amrit Singh | March 26, 2009 - 2:43 pm

PJ Harvey & John Parish Offer Leno Their “Black Hearted Love”

They did A Woman A Man Walked By’s dark, guitar-heavy single “Black Hearted Love” and Harvey forgot her shoes. See for yourself at Hulu. New…
brandon | March 25, 2009 - 5:45 pm

Neko Case Brings “People Got A Lotta Nerve” To Leno

Judging from your comments, folks are indeed enjoying Neko Case’s brand new Middle Cyclone. Last night she brought the collection’s flagship track “People Got A…
brandon | March 5, 2009 - 3:13 pm

Lily Allen Brings “The Fear” to The Tonight Show With Jay Leno

As noted after Lily's stop at Bowery Ballroom last week, a good chunk of It's Not Me, It's You is given over to directly textual,…
Amrit Singh | February 17, 2009 - 1:57 pm

Eagles Of Death Metal Tell Leno They Really “Wannabe In LA”

The Eagles guys are getting a lot of mileage out of this mediocre song. They passed along two video versions — one starring pin art
brandon | January 12, 2009 - 9:58 am

Iron & Wine Offers Jay Leno His “Flightless Bird, American Mouth”

Last January we saw Sam Beam perform “Flightless Bird, American Mouth” by his lonesome. A year later, he’s reprising The Shepherd’s Dog closer on Leno…
brandon | January 6, 2009 - 10:11 am

TV On The Radio Visit Jay Leno

On a Friday off between Cali gigs, TV On The Radio and their horn players stopped by The Tonight Show. They played “Dancing Choose,” the…
Scott Lapatine | November 10, 2008 - 12:35 am

Death Cab Bring Lame Costumes To Tonight Show

While you were out dressed like Ashley Todd or Barack Obama as a Mac Genius, Death Cab donned some lower-key disguises for their Friday night…
Amrit Singh | November 3, 2008 - 8:16 am

Juliana Hatfield Brings “This Lonely Love” To Leno

The official "This Lonely Love" video found Juliana Hatfield walking around Cambridge with her old-school Discman, an iPod, a boombox, etc. Richard Butler shares vocal…
brandon | August 27, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Chris Cornell Brings “Long Gone” To Leno

We all had a good time streaming the new sadness that is Chris Cornell's (Feat. Timbaland) track "Long Gone," so why not do it agai…
Amrit Singh | August 11, 2008 - 9:33 am

Steve Earle Gets “Way Down In The Hole” On Leno

We applauded David Simon's decision to cast Steve Earle as Bubbles' grizzled-but-loving sponsor, Waylon, because Steve's own experiences with substance abuse lent his performance a…
Amrit Singh | March 26, 2008 - 12:56 pm

Late Night TV Returns With Beards, Conan On Guitar

Night owls looking for freshly written jokes received a semi-infusion of comedic relief last night when the late night funny men finally returned for duty…
Stereogum | January 3, 2008 - 9:50 am

Britney Spears Loses Custody Of The Kids, We Brace For Terrible Monologue Jokes (And Hear New Song “Piece Of Me”)

Another banner day for Brit. Via CNN:A court has ordered pop singer Britney Spears to give up custody of her children effective Wednesday at noon.
Stereogum | October 1, 2007 - 6:20 pm

New Feist – “Sea Lion Woman (Chromeo Remix)”

The "Fancy Footwork"ing duo sic their synths into Feist's interpretation of the traditional "Sea Lion Woman" (or "See-Line Woman," if you're asking Nina), giving it…
Stereogum | May 9, 2007 - 4:57 pm
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