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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 Colbert Report. On Letterman, though,…   Read Story »
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 when you're on his show. Instead, Iggy, Colbert's guest last…   Read Story »
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 where a number of artists from Rick Springfield to…   Read Story »
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 the interview went as awkwardly as they usually do. Two…   Read Story »
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 night, he signed off his entire 2012…   Read Story »
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 this bit of Christmas caroling on The Colbert…   Read Story »
Last night, David Byrne & St. Vincent took to The Colbert Report to play Love This Giant cuts "Who" and "Weekend In The Dust." They also sat down to chat with Stephen about post-Sandy NYC. Watch all…   Read Story »
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 didn't find some incredibly withering…   Read Story »
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 bit. The band, all of whom…   Read Story »
It takes a certain panache to reel off zingers while you're lying down next to Wayne Coyne in a space capsule, but that's why Stephen Colbert is on TV and the rest of us aren't. All week, Colbert has…   Read Story »