Posts tagged "snl"

Watch Pharrell Bring Happiness to ‘SNL’

Pharrell's whirlwind promo tour for his recently released solo album, G I R L, has already plastered him over a whole host of hallowed television institutions.
Colin Joyce / April 6, 2014

Beck Will Usher in ‘Morning Phase’ on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Beck will follow his Morning Phase with a late-night appearance on NBC. The alt-rock legend is set to serve as the musical guest for the…
Kyle McGovern / February 13, 2014

Drake Admits He’s ‘The Saddest Boy in All of Canada’ in Amazing ‘SNL’ Promos

Drake will put his child-actor chops to use on January 18 when he serves as host and musical guest on Saturday Night Live. If SNL’…
Kyle McGovern / January 15, 2014

Jimmy Fallon Led ‘SNL’ Ratings to a Two-Year Best

Justin Timberlake may have underwhelmed with his latest musical performance on Saturday Night Live, but the December 21 broadcast did not disappoint in the rating…
Kyle McGovern / December 23, 2013

Everything We Know About Arcade Fire’s ‘SNL’ Gig and Concert Special

Arcade Fire are about to appear on Saturday Night Live for the fourth time. Immediately afterward, NBC will broadcast a half-hour Arcade Fire concert special.
Dan Reilly / September 27, 2013

SaturYe Night Live: Kanye West’s History on ‘SNL’

Kanye West will take the Studio 8H stage tomorrow night for his fifth appearance on Saturday Night Live. Despite his contentious relationship with the show…
Jordan Sargent / May 17, 2013

Watch Miguel Seduce and Slaughter ‘SNL’ With Two Kaleidoscopic Cuts

Explain why it took Saturday Night Live so long to book Miguel, please? The pint-sized, Grammy-winning R&B sex machine, and this generation’s closest incarnation to…
Nicole Sia / April 14, 2013

Miguel Booked for ‘Saturday Night Live,’ No Complaints Here

Saturday Night Live is stepping up its game. After Justin Timberlake wrapped his reliably smooth and ratings-goosing turn as host and musical guest last weekend, the late-night sketch…
Kyle McGovern / March 12, 2013

Phoenix Will Rise Again on ‘Saturday Night Live’ in April

Phoenix will soon follow their bizarre Samurai-starring music video for “Entertainment” with a more straightforward appearance as Saturday Night Live’s musical guest on April 6.
Kyle McGovern / March 11, 2013

Not Your Average Dick in a Box: Justin Timberlake’s 10 Best ‘Saturday Night Live’ Moments

Justin Timberlake will host Saturday Night Live for the fifth time tomorrow night (March 9), making The 20/20 Experience maestro the newest member of the ever-prestigious "Five-Timer…
Kyle McGovern / March 8, 2013

Justin Timberlake Returning to ‘SNL’ to Show You Chumps How It’s Done

Already in the second half of its 38th season, Saturday Night Live has subjected audiences to the unendurable comedic missteps of Adam Levine, the barefooted…
Nicole Sia / February 21, 2013

Fred Armisen Picks His 5 Favorite Dave Grohl Drum Performances

“When Dave Grohl was going to be on the show [with Them Crooked Vultures],” recalls Saturday Night Live castmember and Portlandia costar Fred Armisen, “I…
David Marchese / February 21, 2013

Justin Bieber Wasn’t the Worst Musical Host of ‘SNL’ This Year

Checking off the next box in Justin Timberlake’s Guide to Conquering All Media, Justin Bieber stepped in to doubly host and serve as musical guest…
SPIN Staff / February 11, 2013

Alabama Shakes Complete ‘SNL’ Roots-Rock Trilogy of Meh

And the Alabama Shakes make three. After this season’s competent performances from Mumford & Sons and the Lumineers, Saturday Night Live will complete its middling…
Kyle McGovern / January 30, 2013

Watch Kendrick Lamar Save ‘SNL’ From Insufferable Host Adam Levine

How little faith must’ve NBC had in company man Adam Levine as he stepped in to host Saturday Night Live for the first time thi…
Nicole Sia / January 27, 2013

Justin Bieber, Your Next ‘Saturday Night Live’ Dual Threat, Gets James Franco-ized

Justin Bieber is piling up milestones this week. As Billboard reports, citing a source, Justin Bieber will indeed pull double duty as host and musical…
Marc Hogan / January 8, 2013

‘Portlandia’ Star Fred Armisen on His Keith Moon Dreams and Gene Simmons Reality

Deep into his tenth year as a Saturday Night Live castmember — and beginning his third season on IFC's Portlandia, which premieres January 4 — Fred…
Harley Brown / January 4, 2013

Kendrick Lamar Won’t Kill the Vibe as ‘SNL’ Musical Guest

After jetting from Compton to Paris and back again in his “Backseat Freestyle” video, Kendrick Lamar lands finally in New York City as the musical…
Nicole Sia / January 3, 2013

‘Lazy Sunday 2′ Slips Into Hulu’s Most-Watched ‘SNL’ List

Saturday Night Live had a rocky 2012. Aside from losing MVP Kristen Wiig and Digital Short auteur Andy Samberg at the end of season 37,…
Kyle McGovern / December 28, 2012

A Hard Saturday’s Night: Paul McCartney’s ‘SNL’ Highlights

Paul McCartney, fresh off his 12-12-12 performance with the "reunited Nirvana," will make another late-night television appearance this week when he plays Saturday Night Live tomorrow night…
Kyle McGovern / December 14, 2012
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