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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

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

Watch Jimmy Fallon Sing David Bowie’s “Let’s Dance” With Nile Rodgers On SNL

Jimmy Fallon hosted Saturday Night Live last night, and during his opening monologue, he brought out Nile Rodgers to back him up in a performance…
Peter Helman | April 16, 2017 - 11:03 am

Watch Harry Styles Debut “Ever Since New York” And Impersonate Mick Jagger On SNL

One Direction's Harry Styles really wants people to know that he is a Serious Rock Musician now! He announced his debut solo single with a…
Peter Helman | April 16, 2017 - 10:39 am

LCD Sounsdystem Playing SNL Next Month

Hot on the heels of five sold-out nights at Brooklyn Steel, the reunited LCD Soundsystem will make their Saturday Night Live debut 5/6, with host…
Scott Lapatine | April 16, 2017 - 12:03 am

Harry Styles Gave Kiwis To Fans Waiting For SNL Tickets

One Direction's Harry Styles just released his debut solo single, "Sign Of The Times," and he'll be performing it as the musical guest on Saturday
Peter Helman | April 15, 2017 - 11:18 am

Filter Frontman Calls Out “Bullshit” Chainsmokers Performance On SNL

Studio 8H, the hallowed grounds where Saturday Night Live happens every week, might be the last place in the world where lip-syncing is considered verboten.
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2017 - 9:17 am
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