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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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Hold Steady Bring “Hurricane J,” Catholicism To Colbert

The Hold Steady's Craig Finn and Tad Kubler sat down for an interview with Stephen Colbert, who asked them about the title of their latest…
jessica | May 14, 2010 - 1:17 pm

Gorillaz Bring “Stylo” To The Colbert Report

Damon managed to bring the better part of the expansive crew that lined the Coachella stage for Gorillaz' headlining set to Colbert's tiny Comedy Central…
Amrit Singh | April 23, 2010 - 12:11 pm

Stephen Colbert Raps With Alicia Keys

The two performed a very special rendition of “Empire State Of Mind (Part II)” on last night’s Report. As Videogum pointed out, being white is…
Scott Lapatine | December 16, 2009 - 4:28 pm

Elvis Costello Jams With The Roots, Colbert

The Roots and Elvis Costello are two tireless acts who are so in love with collaborating. These days you see Elvis join in jams on…
Amrit Singh | November 23, 2009 - 9:54 am

The Mountain Goats Perform “Psalms 40:2,” Discuss Suicidal Mountain Goats On Colbert

The Mountain Goats' Heretic Pride/Satanic Messiah followup The Life Of The World To Come came out yesterday. So far we've listened to the downcast, homeless…
brandon | October 7, 2009 - 9:57 am

Flaming Lips & Deerhunter Lock Horns Backstage (Plus Pictures From The Lips’ Naked Bicyclist Video Set)

Not one to hold his tongue, a new video finds Wayne Coyne backstage calling Bradford Cox (aka "Brad Fox," aka "Benny The Cocks") a dick.
brandon | September 24, 2009 - 1:36 pm

Flaming Lips Take Embryonic To Colbert Nation

This past weekend we spent a few days in Wayne's world, Coyne and his fellow Flamers curating what was easily the most surreal, if not…
Amrit Singh | September 16, 2009 - 3:54 pm

The Decemberists Return To The Colbert Report

Picking up on the good vibes left by 2006’s Guitarmageddon showdown, Stephen invited back Chris Funk along with the rest of the Decemberists for an…
Amrit Singh | April 28, 2009 - 1:04 pm

Stephen Colbert Strokes Kyp Malone’s Beard

Stephen fulfilled the wish of many-a-Williamsburg-coffee-shop-hipster while interviewing TV On The Radio last night, calling Kyp’s face-fro “like a vacation in a faraway forest” and…
Amrit Singh | February 10, 2009 - 12:05 pm

Stephen Colbert And Paul McCartney Trade Unpleasantries

In the first of his new four-part series “Better Know A Beatle,” Stephen sits down with Liverpudlian knight Paul McCartney. The interview does not go…
Amrit Singh | January 29, 2009 - 10:05 am

New Stephen Colbert – “Interview With Lawrence Lessig (Remix)”

In a recent interview with the IP guru, Stephen very seriously warned his audience to abstain from remixing the components of his conversation with Lawrence…
Amrit Singh | January 22, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Kanye Vs. Colbert Televised Showdown Comes One Step Closer To Happening

There was the gauntlet throw and the Twitter baiting. Last night Stephen referenced both as he celebrated jumping to #2 on iTunes with his Xmas…
Amrit Singh | December 5, 2008 - 4:23 pm

Kanye Has A Question

Via KanYe West: Twitter: “who the fuck is Stephen Colbert?” As Alex Blagg points out this is absolutely in no way priming the pump for…
Amrit Singh | December 2, 2008 - 9:51 pm

Stephen Colbert Declares War On Kanye West

Stephen would like to thank Colbert Nation for making his Xmas album #1 on iTunes, except he can’t because that slot belongs to “sunglasses mannequin…
Amrit Singh | December 2, 2008 - 2:40 pm

Feist Looked Like An Angel On A Colbert Christmas

Mostly because she played one, but your Gummys votes suggest you’d think so anyway. Leslie helped Stephen bring some musical cheer to his Xmas special
Amrit Singh | November 24, 2008 - 12:37 pm

Paul Simon Stops By The Colbert Report

Mr. Simon continued being awesome with a stop over at Stephen Colbert's place last night. Paul was on hand to promote his new book Lyrics
Amrit Singh | November 19, 2008 - 1:02 pm

Jeff Tweedy Talks With Stephen Colbert, Premieres “Wilco The Song”

Last night Stephen Colbert welcomed Jeff Tweedy to his guest stool for a hard hitting interview in which he proposed new and more rocking names…
Amrit Singh | October 31, 2008 - 9:35 am

Elvis Costello, Feist, Toby Keith To Join For A Colbert Xmas

Stephen Colbert's very special Christmas Special, the one for which Fountains Of Wayne's Adam Schlesinger is writing all the songs, just got a little more…
Amrit Singh | September 16, 2008 - 3:36 pm

Retro Stephen Colbert Song On Rock Band

Stephen’s ’80s-era synth classic “Charlene (I’m Right Behind You)” is now available for free download to Rock Band. “Obama-sistible” next, please. (via Videogum)…
Amrit Singh | September 12, 2008 - 2:03 pm

Adam Schlesinger To Write For The Colbert Report

No, not as a joke writer. But Adam Schlesinger does continue to write awesome songs for fun things. Adding to his resumé as Oscar, Golden…
Amrit Singh | August 28, 2008 - 8:57 am
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