Deerhunter Make Their National TV Debut On Conan

Bradford Cox and co. were on an awkward episode, one that featured all three Kardashian sisters sniping at each other, and host Conan O’Brien wearing ladies’ jeggings. (He had joked about wearing jeggings for an entire show on Wednesday’s episode, and he followed through the next night.) Deerhunter did “Helicopter,” the big single from Halcyon Digest. There’s a distracting amount of smoke machine smoke on stage, and the percussion stepped over Cox’s vocals a couple times, but they looked and sounded great. Watch:

Halcyon Digest is out now. Here’s O’Brien introducing his pants for the evening: