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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 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 when…
Tom Breihan | April 30, 2013 - 10:00 am

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

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

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

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 this…
Amrit Singh | December 13, 2012 - 11:26 am

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

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

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

Watch The Flaming Lips On Colbert

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…
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2012 - 9:53 am

Watch Santigold On Colbert

Last week, Stephen Colbert held his StePhest Colbchella festival on the U.S. Intrepid, and all week he's been showing performances from the festival on his…
Tom Breihan | August 16, 2012 - 9:50 am

Watch Grizzly Bear Play StePhest Colbchella ‘012 RocktAugustfest

Last night was Grizzly Bear's time to shine as part of Stephen Colbert's StePhest Colbchella '012 RocktAugustfest, and the group showed up to play three…
Corban Goble | August 15, 2012 - 9:16 am

Grizzly Bear, Flaming Lips Set For StePhest Colbchella ‘012

By acting fast, Stephen Colbert is beating Coachella to the festival-on-a-boat thing. In just over a week, he'll have a seriously impressive lineup of artists…
Tom Breihan | August 1, 2012 - 10:09 am

Watch Nas On The Colbert Report

In nearly 20 years of rap stardom, Nas has never displayed anything much in the way of a sense of humor. But credit the man…
Tom Breihan | July 18, 2012 - 10:09 am

Watch Regina Spektor Play Colbert

Last night, Regina Spektor became the latest entry in an ever-growing list of musicians who have shown up on The Colbert Report. During her quick…
Tom Breihan | June 8, 2012 - 9:14 am

Watch Jack White Return To Colbert Report

If the interviews on The Colbert Report have suffered a bit in the last couple of years, it's because the guests, too often, attempt to…
Tom Breihan | April 27, 2012 - 8:54 am

Watch Andrew Bird On Colbert

Last night on The Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert played host to handsome whistling man Stephen Colbert, receiving the coveted Colbert Bump in the process. Bird,…
Tom Breihan | March 14, 2012 - 2:03 pm

Björk Visits Colbert

If you're going to walk into The Colbert Report with a giant red Brillo-pad wig on, you should expect to become a target. When Björk…
Tom Breihan | February 1, 2012 - 8:51 am

Björk To Appear On The Colbert Report Tonight

DVR alert! As previously reported, Björk will bring her Biophilia live show, which blew Scott and Amrit’s minds in Iceland last year, to New York…
Tom Breihan | January 31, 2012 - 1:07 pm

Mike D Joins The Illin’ Hip-Hop Crossword Debate

For the past week, the internet has been a party to an entertainingly dumb debate about the exact definition of the archaic hip-hop term "illin',"…
Tom Breihan | January 13, 2012 - 11:01 am