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On the heels of Jack White’s new album announcement as well as the unveiling of Blunderbuss’s first single “Love Interruption,” we thought it was time to revisit the hits — not the literal ones, unfortunately — of White’s wide-reaching, strange and prolific career so far. So, here’s 13 of Jack White’s most memorable collaborations. Sorry… More »

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Watch Pussy Riot On Colbert

Imagine being a member of Pussy Riot, being freed from a Siberian prison camp and then, in a matter of weeks, attempting to negotiate a…
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2014 - 8:59 am
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Watch The National Play “Silver Bells” On Colbert

On The Colbert Report last night, the National continued their long quest to appear on every single TV show on Matt Berninger's DVR queue. Thi…
Tom Breihan | December 17, 2013 - 9:32 am
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Watch M.I.A. On Colbert

M.I.A. may be one of the most politically charged artists on the popscape today, but there's a reason she's not really making the Sunday morning…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2013 - 9:14 am
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Watch The Black Keys Compete To Give Stephen Colbert A Prostate Exam

Last week Today hosts Matt Lauer and Al Roker got prostate exams on live TV to raise awareness for men's health. In the name of…
Chris DeVille | November 15, 2013 - 11:01 am

Watch Arcade Fire On The Colbert Report

On last night's Colbert Report, Stephen welcomed Win and Will Butler of the Reflektors -- AKA "the Steely Dan of Canada" -- who admit that…
Scott Lapatine | October 22, 2013 - 7:34 am
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Arcade Fire Doing Colbert Report Next Week

Arcade Fire already have a Reflektor-supporting SNL appearance and concert special Here Comes The Night Time under their TV appearance belt and they'll add to…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 16, 2013 - 4:23 pm
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Stephen Colbert Explains What Really Happened With Daft Punk

UPDATE: VMAs executive producer Jesse Ignjatovic tells The Hollywood Reporter, "We don't put restrictions on anyone. I just think that we're talking to them about…
Tom Breihan | August 12, 2013 - 5:49 pm
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Daft Punk Didn’t Play Colbert Because They’ll Appear At The MTV Video Music Awards

UPDATE: Due to the fact that Robin Thicke's performance was taped last Tuesday, at which point he made a prescient comment about Daft Punk cancelling,…
Amrit Singh | August 7, 2013 - 10:02 am
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Daft Punk To Do Colbert Next Week

It's tough to imagine how this will work, exactly, since Daft Punk have never done the late-night show gauntlet. But Pitchfork reports that the duo…
Tom Breihan | August 2, 2013 - 1:44 pm
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Watch The Postal Service Play The Colbert Report With Jenny Lewis

Back when the Postal Service recorded Give Up a decade ago, Ben Gibbard and Jimmy Tamborello weren't famous enough to warrant TV time, either together…
Tom Breihan | June 20, 2013 - 9:01 am
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Watch Paul McCartney Play Colbert

Last night, Paul McCartney more or less took over The Colbert Report for a special hour-long episode, which focused on a Wings reunion and featured…
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2013 - 10:01 am
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Watch The National Play Colbert

Last night, a night after they served as musical guests on Letterman, the National returned to TV, bringing their debonair and sophisticated gloom-rock to The
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2013 - 9:00 am
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Watch Iggy And The Stooges On The Colbert Report

Iggy Pop has certain things in life figured out, and one of them is this: You don't attempt to go joke-for-joke with Stephen Colbert whe…
Tom Breihan | April 30, 2013 - 10:00 am
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Watch Dave Grohl On Colbert

Last night Dave Grohl appeared on The Colbert Report to talk about his new documentary Sound City. The film is about the now-closed legendary studio…
Claire Lobenfeld | February 14, 2013 - 10:57 am
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Watch Ben Gibbard, Ted Leo, Aimee Mann & Jon Wurster Play Colbert

Last night, Ben "Bucket Of Laughs" Gibbard served as the latest in a long line of musicians to sit for interviews with Stephen Colbert, and…
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2013 - 9:52 am
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Watch Jeff Tweedy, Mavis Staples & Sean Lennon Cover “Happy X-Mas (War Is Over)” On Colbert

On Wednesday, Stephen Colbert signed off his show with an old timey Christmas carol, "Good King Wencesles," joined by Michael Stipe and Mandy Patinkin. Last…
Amrit Singh | December 14, 2012 - 10:30 am
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Watch Michael Stipe, Mandy Patinkin & Stephen Colbert Sing “Good King Wencesles”

Michael Stipe pulled double duty yesterday in NYC, hitting MSG to duet "Losing My Religion" with Chris Martin at the 12.12.12. Concert after doing thi…
Amrit Singh | December 13, 2012 - 11:26 am
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Watch David Byrne & St. Vincent On Colbert

Last night, David Byrne & St. Vincent took to The Colbert Report to play Love This Giant cuts "Who" and "Weekend In The Dust." They…
Corban Goble | November 2, 2012 - 9:26 am
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Watch Morrissey On Colbert

The combination of Stephen Colbert and Morrissey is such a stark, extreme contrast between two very different forms of archness that I'm surprised the universe…
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2012 - 10:28 am
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Watch Ben Folds Five On Colbert

Last night, the reunited Ben Folds Five showed up on The Colbert Report, and during the interview segment, Colbert went right for the years-old there's-only-three-of-you…
Tom Breihan | October 2, 2012 - 9:09 am