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Detroit rapper Dej Loaf's "Try Me," a prettily sleepy half-sung cloud-rap song about being ready to kill someone, has been a slow-burning hit for months. Last night, it actualized its potential. Dej…   Read Story »
Last Sunday, U2 announced that they would be unable to able to play a weeklong residency on The Tonight Show after Bono suffered a cycling accident in New York's Central Park. The Tonight Show has…   Read Story »
U2 were scheduled to begin a weeklong residency on The Tonight Show this Monday 11/17, but that's been scrapped due to a bicycle accident Bono suffered today that required surgery. As Pitchfork…   Read Story »
Johnny Marr was the musical guest on Jimmy Fallon last night. He trotted out the old Smiths track "Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before" off of his former band's 1987 album Strangeways,…   Read Story »
Late-night talk shows thrive on familiarity, and it's not easy to make a stage on one of those shows look like something we haven't seen before. Last night on Fallon, FKA twigs pulled it off. In her…   Read Story »
Last night, classic rock eminence Stevie Nicks, who probably has a heavier presence now than she did when she was at the height of her fame, was the musical guest on The Tonight Show. Nicks was…   Read Story »
U2 are the latest band to participate in a week-long residency for a late-night show. Foo Fighters kicked off the trend on Letterman in October, and Metallica announced last week that they will take…   Read Story »
Wilco brought their alt-country charm to The Tonight Show last week, playing "Cars Can't Escape" and "A Magazine Called Sunset" on the broadcast. Today we get more: In a crowded backstage room, the…   Read Story »
The most talked-about musical performance from last night's Tonight Show is definitely Daniel Radcliffe randomly rapping Blackalicious' "Alphabet Aerobics." But the best one was probably from the…   Read Story »
This must be late-'90s underground rap week. First, we've got El-P doing his best work ever with RTJ2, and Harry Potter's out here doing a Blackalicious song on The Tonight Show. If Shabaam Sahdeeq…   Read Story »