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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 Robert Plant Play Colbert

Robert Plant went on The Colbert Report last night to promote his latest solo album, Lullaby And ... The Ceaseless Roar. He sat down for…
James Rettig | October 10, 2014 - 10:12 am

Watch Stephen Colbert Unleash The Dad Jokes Upon Tweedy

In his capacity as the frontman of Wilco, Jeff Tweedy has been on The Colbert Report more than once. He was on again last night,…
Tom Breihan | September 23, 2014 - 10:08 am

Colbert Explains Obama’s ISIS Strategy In Terms Grunge Fans Can Understand

ISIS! Very scary, and somewhat confusing from a foreign policy perspective, right? Your buddy Stephen Colbert's got you covered. In a segment on Tuesday night's…
Chris DeVille | September 19, 2014 - 5:24 pm

Watch Stephen Colbert Ask “Why Beck Sad?” And Give Beck A Hug

Beck stopped by The Colbert Report last night, and in addition to performing "The Heart Is A Drum" and "Heaven's Ladder," he also sat down…
James Rettig | July 29, 2014 - 11:28 am

Watch Chrissie Hynde On Colbert, Fallon

Pretenders frontwoman Chrissie Hynde is putting out her new solo album, Stockholm, and she stopped by The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon and The Colbert
Miles Bowe | June 6, 2014 - 2:17 pm

Black Keys Take Turn Blue To Colbert, Patrick Carney Says Michael Jackson’s Xscape Is Fucking Bullshit

Patrick Carney, famously bespectacled drummer for the Black Keys, has made a habit lately of attacking easy pop targets. First, it was Justin Bieber. Now,…
Tom Breihan | May 14, 2014 - 9:40 am

Watch St. Vincent On Colbert

When she and David Byrne teamed up to release Love This Giant in 2012, St. Vincent showed up on The Colbert Report. A couple of…
Tom Breihan | February 26, 2014 - 10:50 am

Watch U2 Play Jimmy Fallon’s First Tonight Show

Last night was the night Jimmy Fallon finally wrested control of The Tonight Show from Jay Leno's fierce, demonic clutches. And Fallon's first musical guest…
Tom Breihan | February 18, 2014 - 8:51 am

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 an…
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2014 - 8:59 am

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. This…
Tom Breihan | December 17, 2013 - 9:32 am

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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