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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'," which was an answer in Saturday's New York Times…   Read Story »
The Black Keys should already feel comfortable on the Colbert Report stage; they were there earlier this year to clown themselves for having so many damn songs in TV commercials. Last night, they…   Read Story »
Last night's guest on The Colbert Report was Tinariwen, "from a North African nomadic tribe, which means they're always on tour." (Also: "Our guests tonight are a North African refugee band, so their…   Read Story »
The musical guest on last night's Colbert Report was art-rock genius and production mastermind Brian Eno. During his interview with Colbert, he laughed a lot and did the Montgomery Burns finger-tent…   Read Story »
Last night, Coldplay were guests on The Colbert Report. Chris Martin, wearing some absurd sneakers and a weird splash of paint on his wrist, sat down with Colbert himself, mostly laughing at…   Read Story »
Way the hell back in 1998, underground-rap leading lights Mos Def and Talib Kweli teamed up to record the collaborative album Mos Def And Talib Kweli Are Black Star. They've both stayed plenty busy…   Read Story »
Last night, Stephen Colbert dedicated an entire hour-long episode of his television program to Radiohead, his guests. He interviewed them a couple of times, he built his comedy bits loosely around…   Read Story »
UPDATE: Radiohead's New York week just got a little bigger! The band will also play two headlining shows at New York's Roseland Ballroom, a venue way too small for them, September 28 and 29. Those…   Read Story »
Third Man Records and its label boss Jack White rolled into NYC's High Line this morning for the first public performance of Stephen Colbert & The Black Belles' imminent hit single "Charlene II (I'm…   Read Story »
Jack White, who we last saw celebrating his divorce, invited Stephen Colbert to Nashville's Third Man Records for a three part interview that began during last night's show. You may remember Stephen…   Read Story »