Posts tagged "stephen colbert"

Watch Kendrick Lamar Debut a Brand-New Song on ‘The Colbert Report’

As The Colbert Report winds down its ten-season run, the Comedy Central talk show welcomed its final musical guest on Tuesday night: Kendrick…
By: Kyle McGovern / December 17, 2014

Neil Young and ‘Crazy Host’ Debate Saving the Earth on ‘The Colbert Report’

The conservative blowhard Stephen Colbert plays on his show seems like he would be Neil Young's worst nightmare. Yet the two managed to come together for…
By: James Grebey / October 15, 2014

See Stephen Colbert Perform ‘The Ballad of Cliven Bundy’

Once more, the Cliven Bundy standoff crosses over into our world. Earlier this week, progressive author and activist Sean Shealy launched a…
By: Chris Martins / April 25, 2014

Congrats, Stephen Colbert: The Letterman Successor’s 13 Best Music Moments

Stephen Colbert will take over from David Letterman as the host of The Late Show, CBS has announced. The switch won't take place until after Letterman'…
By: Marc Hogan / April 10, 2014

Watch St. Vincent Almost Force Stephen Colbert Out of Character

Annie Clark's interview on The Colbert Report last night, which you can watch above, starts with Stephen asking whether to call her St.
By: Marc Hogan / February 26, 2014

The National Dust Off ‘Silver Bells’ With Gregg Allman on ‘Colbert’

The Colbert Report is celebrating the holidays with "Christmas Carol Week," a week-long series that pairs host Stephen Colbert with various musical guests for collaborative…
By: Kyle McGovern / December 17, 2013

The Black Keys Would Like to Examine Stephen Colbert’s Prostate

Ladies and gentlemen, the Brown Keys. Thursday night on The Colbert Report, Stephen dropped his "November Sweeps Prostacular," inspired by the theoretically ratings-boosting on-air colonoscopies recently…
By: Chris Martins / November 15, 2013

Stephen Colbert Swears the Daft Punk Fiasco, and His MTV Bashing, Wasn’t a Stunt

Stephen Colbert has explained why Daft Punk failed to show up on The Colbert Report on August 6. Giving a nearly hour-long interview…
By: Kyle McGovern / August 12, 2013

If Viacom’s Daft Punk’ing Was a Stunt, the Big Winner Is Stephen Colbert

Here's a crucial part of Stephen Colbert's appeal: The sometimes far-fetched statements his faux-pundit character makes tend to be rooted in emotional truths. In hi…
By: Marc Hogan / August 10, 2013

Paul McCartney Stages Beatles Invasion on ‘Colbert’ Hour-Long Special

Paul McCartney is set to give a Must-See performance at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival this weekend, but first the ex-Beatle…
By: Kyle McGovern / June 13, 2013

Paul McCartney to Embark on a(n Hour-)Long and Winding ‘Colbert Report’ Episode

Paul McCartney will turn 71 years young on June 18, but he hasn't gotten any less active in his old age. Just a few week…
By: Jordan Sargent / June 5, 2013

Dave Grohl Explains His Superhuman Productivity on ‘Colbert’

Dave Grohl does not stop. The 44-year-old Foo Fighter is already working on the Wasting Light rockers' next album,…
By: Kyle McGovern / February 14, 2013

Watch Ben Gibbard and Aimee Mann Go ‘Bigger’ With Ted Leo and Jon Wurster on ‘Colbert’

Ben Gibbard brought some famous friends along for his guest appearance on The Colbert Report last night (January 10), to assist with a live versio…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 11, 2013

Stephen Colbert Books Santigold, Flaming Lips for StePhest Colbchella ‘012

On last night's Colbert Report, host and self-proclaimed "big player in the music biz" Stephen Colbert announced the lineup of StePhest Colbchella '012: Rockaugustfest —…
By: Kory Grow / August 1, 2012

Colbert Rocks with Jack White Faves Black Belles

Jack White appeared on The Colbert Report this week for a series of hilarious interviews with Stephen Colbert. The final segment aired Thursday…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / June 24, 2011

Colbert Airs Part Two of Hilarious Jack White Q&A

For his music-themed week on The Colbert Report - which has featured guests Florence + the Machine and Talib Kweli - Stephen Colbert sat dow…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / June 23, 2011