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Q&A: SNL Band’s Jared Scharff On His First 10 Years On The Show And His New Pearl Lion Video

Jared Scharff has one of the best music gigs in television. As a longtime member of the Saturday Night Live band, the Rockland County-bred guitarist…
Scott Lapatine | June 8, 2017 - 12:30 pm

The Week In Pop

Movie Musical Soundtracks Have The Charts Feeling Like La La Land

This is one of my more controversial views, a position so conservative some might call it retrograde, but in light of this past week’s events…
Chris DeVille | January 26, 2017 - 2:27 pm

The Week In Pop

Make Way For Zara Larsson, Sweden’s Latest Weapons-Grade Pop Export

Every four years, at the midway point between World Cups, the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) holds the European Championship, a massive tournament in…
Chris DeVille | June 16, 2016 - 2:43 pm

More Saturday Night Live stories

Watch SNL’s Unaired ‘80s Rap Video Parody “The Last Fry” With Gal Gadot

Kyle Mooney and Beck Bennett parody late '80s/early '90s rap videos in "The Last Fry," a Saturday Night Live sketch featuring Gal Gadot that didn't…
James Rettig | October 10, 2017 - 3:12 pm

SNL Opens First Show Since Las Vegas Shooting With Jason Aldean Covering Tom Petty’s “I Won’t Back Down”

Last night, Jason Aldean returned to the stage for the first time since the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, where the country star…
Peter Helman | October 8, 2017 - 10:53 am

Watch Sam Smith’s Saturday Night Live Promos With Gal Gadot

Saturday Night Live is back, and so are its weekly promos. On Saturday, host Gal Gadot and musical guest Sam Smith will be live from…
Peter Helman | October 5, 2017 - 10:09 pm

Watch Jay-Z Perform On SNL’s Season 43 Premiere

Jay-Z kicked off the new season of Saturday Night Live as the musical guest of the Ryan Gosling-hosted premiere. At the Meadows Festival last month,…
Peter Helman | October 1, 2017 - 11:15 am

Watch Jay-Z’s Saturday Night Live Promos With Ryan Gosling

Saturday Night Live returns this weekend, and Jay-Z is the first musical guest of the show's 43rd season. (Pink and Sam Smith are up next.)…
James Rettig | September 29, 2017 - 4:35 pm

Sam Smith, JAY-Z, Pink Announced As SNL Season 43 Musical Guests

JAY-Z will be a tough act to follow when he joins SNL's fall premiere on 9/30 as the first musical guest of the season. But…
Tatiana Cirisano / Billboard | September 21, 2017 - 8:03 pm

JAY-Z Playing SNL Season 43 Premiere With Host Ryan Gosling

Saturday Night Live is returning for its 43rd season in September, and the show is enlisting some big names to kick things off. The season…
Peter Helman | August 24, 2017 - 9:45 pm

Migos Refused To Appear With Drag Queens For Katy Perry’s SNL Performance

Over the weekend, Katy Perry performed on the season finale of Saturday Night Live. She did "Swish Swish" surrounded by drag queens and "Bon Appétit,"
James Rettig | May 23, 2017 - 9:28 am

SNL Season Finale: Watch Katy Perry & Migos, Trump Sings “Hallejulah,” “Rap Song” With David S. Pumpkins

Saturday Night Live pulled out all the stops for its big season finale last night, the final episode with cast members Bobby Moyhnihan, Vanessa Bayer,…
Peter Helman | May 21, 2017 - 11:30 am

Watch Haim Perform “Want You Back” & “Little Of Your Love” On SNL

Haim were the musical guests on last night's Melissa McCarthy-hosted episode of Saturday Night Live. The sisters played two songs from their upcoming sophomore album…
Peter Helman | May 14, 2017 - 11:08 am

Watch Melissa McCarthy And Aidy Bryant Try To Join HAIM

Haim's long-awaited sophomore album Something To Tell You is coming out in July, and this weekend, the sisterly trio will serve as the penultimate musical
Peter Helman | May 11, 2017 - 8:38 pm

Watch LCD Soundsystem Perform “Call The Police” & “American Dream” On SNL

LCD Soundsystem released two new songs this past week -- "Call The Police" and "American Dream" -- and last night, the band performed both on…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 7, 2017 - 10:00 am

Watch James Murphy Land Some Jokes In Chris Pine & LCD Soundsystem’s SNL Promos

LCD Soundsystem are releasing two new songs today. We've already heard one of them, "Call The Police," and "American Dream" will be out at midnight.
Peter Helman | May 4, 2017 - 8:55 pm

HAIM And Katy Perry Will Close Out SNL’s Season

Saturday Night Live has had its share of big musical guests over the past year, and the venerated show will end its season in grand…
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2017 - 3:39 pm
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