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Watch Paul Simon Perform and Talk About Why He Hasn’t Actually Stopped Performing on Colbert

Paul Simon appeared on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert last night, putting down his guitar to perform an updated arrangement of his 1983 song "Rene…
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 29, 2019

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Stephen Colbert Pays Tribute to The Cars’ Ric Ocasek: “His Music Was the Soundtrack of My High School”

Stephen Colbert has joined the growing list of celebrities and artists who are paying tribute to the late Cars frontman Ric Ocasek. On the Monday, September…
Will Gottsegen / September 17, 2019

Watch Vampire Weekend Perform “Sympathy” on Colbert

Vampire Weekend dropped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert for a rendition of "Sympathy," off their recent album Father of the Bride. It's the band's first…
Will Gottsegen / September 12, 2019

Watch Smashing Pumpkins Perform “Knights of Malta” on Colbert

Smashing Pumpkins released their album Oh So Bright, Vol. 1/LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun. all the way back in November of 2018, but are wringing some new life…
Will Gottsegen / August 8, 2019

Watch Stephen Colbert and The Mountain Goats Perform “This Year”

The Mountain Goats were the musical guests on last night's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and in addition to doing a song from their new…
Will Gottsegen / July 17, 2019

Watch The Raconteurs Perform “Help Me Stranger” on Colbert

The Raconteurs' first album in 11 years, Help Us Stranger, is out today on Third Man Records. To celebrate, the band, which consists of Jack White, Brendan…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 21, 2019

Watch The National Perform “Rylan” On Colbert

Since The National first performed "Rylan" way back in 2011, the song has become a fan-favorite—something you'd only hear at a live show, since the track…
Will Gottsegen / May 24, 2019

Watch BTS Channel The Beatles While Performing “Boy With Luv” on Colbert

Seoul superstars BTS appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night, emulating the aesthetic of the Beatles' legendary 1964 and 1965 Ed Sullivan Show…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 16, 2019

Watch The National Perform “You Had Your Soul With You” on Colbert

After a lengthy rollout, The National's new album I Am Easy To Find is almost upon us. Ahead of the official release on Friday, Matt Berninger…
Will Gottsegen / May 15, 2019

Watch Karen O and Danger Mouse’s Spike Jonze-Directed Performance of “Woman”

Last week, Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs released a full-length collaboration with Danger Mouse titled Lux Prima. The duo took the stage on last night's episode…
Will Gottsegen / March 19, 2019

Watch Lil Wayne Perform “Don’t Cry” on Colbert

Lil Wayne was the featured performer on last night’s episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. With a sampled vocal assist from the late…
SPIN Staff / December 13, 2018

Watch Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Roast Ted Cruz to His Face

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert sent the only political correspondent brave enough to ask the tough questions down to Texas to cover the…
Maggie Serota / November 6, 2018

Watch Janelle Monáe Perform “Make Me Feel” on Colbert

Janelle Monáe was the musical guest on last night's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. During the episode, she performed the song "Make…
Rob Arcand / October 27, 2018

Watch Noname Perform Songs From Room 25 on Colbert

Noname, who previously performed on Saturday Night Live with Chance the Rapper in 2016, returned to late night television last night.
Gwen Aviles / October 18, 2018

Watch Cat Power Perform “Woman” on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Cat Power performed in New York City last night, and while she was in town, stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to play…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 4, 2018
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