Posts tagged "Conan OBrien"

Tobias Jesso Jr. Plays ‘Without You’ (But With a Full String Section) on ‘Conan’

Tobias Jesso Jr. appeared on Conan last night to play his passionate love song, "Without You," and while the love he sang about…
By: James Grebey / March 17, 2015

Jeff Bridges Promotes Meditation Album By, Uh, Playing a Song From ‘Crazy Heart’ on ‘Conan’

Jeff Bridges, also known as "The Dude," is promoting his new mediation album, Sleeping Tapes, from that wonderfully strange Super Bowl…
By: James Grebey / February 6, 2015

Seinabo Sey Makes Captivating U.S. Television Debut on ‘Conan’

On last night's episode of Conan, Swedish electropop vocalist Seinabo Sey — who'll soon grace a stamp with her face in her home…
By: Brennan Carley / February 3, 2015

Run the Jewels ‘Lie, Cheat, Steal’ on ‘Conan’

Goddamn, Run the Jewels are cool. Killer Mike and El-P dropped by Conan on Thursday night to perform "Lie, Cheat, Steal" off of their…
By: James Grebey / January 16, 2015

Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen Joke About Sleater-Kinney on ‘Conan’

Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen work together on the hilarious IFC show Portlandia, but Brownstein is obviously also a co-frontwoman of the recently reunited…
By: James Grebey / January 13, 2015

Vance Joy Pulls ‘Conan’ Into His ‘Riptide’

Armed only with a ukulele and his pristine voice, Vance Joy went on Conan on Wednesday night to play a stirring rendition of hi…
By: James Grebey / December 18, 2014

Watch the Decemberists ‘Make You Better’ on ‘Conan’

A few days after releasing their kitschy "Make You Butter" — er, "Make You Better" — video, the Decemberists visited Cona…
By: Rachel Brodsky / December 4, 2014

The New Pornographers Turn ‘Conan’ Into a ‘Dancehall’

Continuing their cross-country Brill Bruisers domination, the New Pornographers sparked up Conan last night with a burst of sunshine during their "Dancehall Domine" performance. Rejoined…
By: Brennan Carley / October 17, 2014

Watch Beck Salute George Harrison on ‘Conan’ With ‘Wah-Wah’

This week is "George Harrison Week" on Conan, to coincide with the recent release of George Harrison: The Apple…
By: Kyle McGovern / September 23, 2014

Ty Segall Has a Sonic Freakout With ‘Feel’ on ‘Conan’

On record, Ty Segall's "Feel" is a '60s-influenced lo-fi fuzz ditty, but live, it's a whole other, much angrier animal. Donning a bit…
By: Dan Reilly / August 14, 2014

See Conan’s Interns Attempt to Rock Like Jack White

As Jack White's been touring the country supporting his new album Lazaretto, he's also been hitting the late night talk show circuit. This week…
By: Colin Stutz / June 13, 2014

Jack White Tells ‘Conan’ He Doesn’t Mind Hearing ‘Seven Nation Army’ Everywhere

Jack White and Jimmy Fallon have plenty of on-air history, but White and Conan O'Brien are old friends. Last night on Conan, the late-night host recalled…
By: Marc Hogan / June 12, 2014

Bob Mould, Chrissie Hynde, Afghan Whigs Storm Late-Night TV

It was an evening for left-of-center rock icons on TV last night. Bob Mould, the trailblazing singer and guitarist from Hüsker Dü and Sugar, performed…
By: Marc Hogan / June 5, 2014

Watch Jack White, Eminem, Rihanna, and More at the MTV Movie Awards

After rehashing Eminem's trouble past in the music video for "The Monster," Mr. Slim Shady and Rihanna took to the MTV Movie Awards to…
By: Dan Reilly / April 14, 2014

Watch Warpaint Bring ‘Love Is to Die’ to Life on ‘Conan’

Warpaint's live reputation has long preceded them, and the Los Angeles dream-pop band's hushed reveries could hardly be better suited for late-night viewing. But somehow…
By: Marc Hogan / March 11, 2014

Watch Snoopzilla and Dam-Funk Celebrate 7 Days of Funk on ‘Conan’

Snoopzilla, a.k.a. Snoop Dogg, and Dâm-Funk recently sat down with SPIN to outline the modest proposal behind their collaborative project, 7 Days of…
By: Kyle McGovern / December 10, 2013

See J. Cole Charm ‘Letterman’ With String-Laced ‘Crooked Smile’

J. Cole flashed his "Crooked Smile" on the Late Show With David Letterman on November 5, dropping by the legendary Ed Sullivan Theater…
By: Kyle McGovern / November 6, 2013

Watch Janelle Monae Rule Late-Night TV With ‘Electric Lady’ on ‘Arsenio Hall’

Janelle Monáe defended her title of "the hardest working woman in show business" on November 4, moonwalking across the stage on The Arsenio…
By: Kyle McGovern / November 5, 2013

Queens of the Stone Age Start Halloween With ‘The Vampyre of Time and Memory’ on ‘Conan’

Queens of the Stone Age recently teased that "something... ghoulish" would happen when they unleashed their interactive music video for ...Like Clockwork single…
By: Kyle McGovern / October 31, 2013

Fall Out Boy Try to Out-Funny ‘Conan’ With ‘Spinal Tap’ Riffs

As if calling their just-released comeback album Save Rock and Roll wasn't meta enough, Fall Out Boy loaded their performance o…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 18, 2013
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