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More than a year ago, the New York-via-Texas DIY band Parquet Courts self-released Light Up Gold, their excellent debut album. It's a long way from there to a network-television late-night spot, but…   Read Story »
Today, Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks release Wig Out At Jagbag's, the first big, important indie rock album of the new years. And last night, they appeared on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon to perform…   Read Story »
Christmastime has given us some classic Saturday Night Live episodes over the years. This past weekend's show, hosted by ex-cast member and future Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon, was not one of the…   Read Story »
"Fairytale Of New York," the 1987 duet from the Pogues and Kirsty MacColl, is the best Christmas song ever recorded, and I will not hear any arguments to the contrary. Last night, a roots-music…   Read Story »
The beloved West Coast psych-goth-folkies Mazzy Star made their grand return this year with Seasons Of Your Day, their first album in 17 years. In turn, last night on Fallon they made their first TV…   Read Story »
Sleigh Bells came into this world as a two-piece and played amazing shows for a couple of years as a two-piece, so it'll always be weird to see them expanding that roster further and further. On Late…   Read Story »
While last week's Gagathon was hit or miss, Saturday Night Live should get back on track with a trio of comedic actors returning to host the show's final episodes of 2013. Paul Rudd's up 12/7 with…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, the Australian dance-rockers Cut Copy released their very good new album Free Your Mind. And last night, they were the musical guests on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, where they…   Read Story »
Johnny Marr's headlining tour hits NY this weekend, and in advance of the concert he returned to Late Night With Jimmy Fallon yesterday to perform The Messenger's "Generate! Generate!" along with…   Read Story »
M.I.A. stopped by 6A last night to perform "Come Walk With Me" with the Roots, but not before talking to Jimmy Fallon about the time she embarrassed herself in front of them at a Japanese club. It's…   Read Story »