The Current's guide to music on TV: week of Nov. 6, 2017

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Dan Auerbach sings
Dan Auerbach sings "Stand by My Girl" (A Prairie Home Companion)

Artists heard on The Current are frequently featured on late-night and other TV programs. This week's highlights include Margo Price, JD McPherson, Vance Joy, Fleet Foxes and Angel Olsen.

Here's the complete rundown. Check your local listings for broadcast times.*

Monday, Nov. 6


Weezer, The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)
Kaleo, Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC) | in studio at The Current, March 2016

Tuesday, Nov. 7


Mavis Staples, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS) | Hear new single, "If All I Was Was Black"

Wednesday, Nov. 8


Billy Corgan, The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)

Thursday, Nov. 9


Dan Auerbach, Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) | album review: Waiting on a Song by Jade; Aug. 21, 2017

Friday, Nov. 10


St. Vincent, The Ellen DeGeneres Show (varies by city; check your local listings) | album review: Masseduction, by Jade; Oct. 30, 2017
Now Now, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from Sept. 27 (NBC) | in studio at The Current, July 17, 2017

Saturday, Nov. 11


The Head and the Heart; Benjamin Booker, Austin City Limits (PBS)
• The Head and the Heart - MicroShow at the Turf Club, March 2017
• Benjamin Booker - set from Rock the Garden 2017
Taylor Swift, Saturday Night Live (NBC)

*Schedule subject to change.

Resources


The Late Late Show with James Corden - CBS
Last Call with Carson Daly - NBC
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon - NBC
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - CBS
Jimmy Kimmel Live - ABC
The Ellen DeGeneres Show - varies; check your local listings
Austin City Limits - PBS
Saturday Night Live - NBC

9 Photos

  • Weezer
    Weezer (Courtesy of the artist)
  • JJ Julius Son and 1935 National Guitar
    JJ Julius Son of the band Kaleo with his 1935 National Guitar in The Current's studio. (MPR photo/Nate Ryan)
  • Sam Smith
    Sam Smith (Rankin/Courtesy of the artist, via NPR)
  • Mavis Staples
    Mavis Staples (Chris Strong Photography)
  • Billy Corgan
    Billy Corgan (Courtesy of the artist)
  • St. Vincent
    St. Vincent (Nedda Afsari)
  • The Current's Music-on-a-Stick 2017
    Now, Now performing at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand (Darin Kamnetz for MPR)
  • The Head and the Heart
    The Head and the Heart performs live at the Turf Club for The Current's MicroShow series. (MPR/Jules Ameel)
  • Benjamin Booker on the main stage.
    Benjamin Booker on the main stage at Rock the Garden 2017. (Emmet Kowler for The Current)