Music on TV this week: Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats; Amy Shark; Brandi Carlile; Arcade Fire

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Arcade Fire performing 'Creature Comfort' on 'Saturday Night Live'
Saturday Night Live, Episode 1741: Arcade Fire perform "Creature Comfort" in Studio 8H on Saturday, March 17, 2018. (Will Heath/NBC)

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Artists heard on The Current are frequently featured on TV programs, and we've gathered the listings in one convenient place for you.

Highlights this week include Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats; Amy Shark; Brandi Carlile; Grizzly Bear; and Arcade Fire.

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

Monday, March 12


Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | in studio at The Current, 2015

Tuesday, March 13


Amy Shark, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | in studio at The Current, August 2017

Buddy Guy, Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC)

Beth Ditto, Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC) | Beth Ditto MicroShow at the Turf Club, July 2017

David Byrne, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Comedy Central) | Upcoming show at the Orpheum Theatre, Minneapolis, May 17, 2018

Wednesday, March 14


Brandi Carlile, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS) | Session recorded at Brandi Carlile's home studio, February 2018; Music to Watch (includes Brandi Carlile discussion)

Thursday, March 15


Grizzly Bear, Conan (TBS) | in studio at The Current, December 2017

Portugal. The Man, The Ellen DeGeneres Show (network varies; check your local listings) | in studio at The Current, March 2017

Friday, March 16


Ibeyi, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert; note: rerun from Feb. 28 (CBS) | in studio at The Current, 2015

Saturday, March 17


Arcade Fire, Saturday Night Live (NBC) | interview with the band, October 2017

My Morning Jacket; Ben Harper, Austin City Limits; note: encore broadcast (PBS) |

• My Morning Jacket: Jim James, Theft of the Dial, December 2016

• Ben Harper: upcoming show with Charlie Musselwhite at the Palace Theatre, St. Paul, Aug. 1, 2018

Encore: See last week's highlights.

*Schedule subject to change.

Resources

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon - NBC
Jimmy Kimmel Live - ABC
Late Night with Seth Meyers - NBC
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - Comedy Central
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - CBS
Conan - TBS
The Ellen DeGeneres Show - network varies; check your local listings
Saturday Night Live - NBC
Austin City Limits - PBS

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14 Photos

  • Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats on 'The Tonight Show'
    THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 0831 -- Pictured: Musical Guests Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats perform on March 12, 2018 (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • Amy Shark performs on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
    THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 0832 -- Pictured: Musical Guest Amy Shark performs "Adore You" on March 13, 2018 (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • Buddy Guy
    Buddy Guy holds his trophy for Best Blues Album titled "Born to Play Guitar" in the press room during the 58th Annual Grammy Music Awards in Los Angeles on February 15, 2016. (MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Beth Ditto performs on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers'
    LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS -- Episode 659 -- musical guest Beth Ditto performs on March 13, 2018 (Lloyd Bishop/NBC)
  • Beth Ditto MicroShow Turf Club
    Beth Ditto (Nate Ryan)
  • Brandi Carlile performs on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and guest Brandi Carlile during Wednesday's March 14, 2018 show. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • David Byrne
    David Byrne (MPR Photo / Nate Ryan)
  • Grizzly Bear perform in The Current studio
    Ed Droste and Dan Rossen of Grizzly Bear in The Current studio (Nate Ryan | MPR)
  • Portugal the Man perform in The Current studio
    Portugal the Man perform in The Current studio (Evan Frost | MPR)
  • Ibeyi perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and guest Ibeyi during the program originally aired on Feb. 28, 2018. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • My Morning Jacket on 'Austin City Limits'
    My Morning Jacket performing on 'Austin City Limits' (courtesy KLRU-TV/Austin City Limits. Photo by Scott Newton)
  • Ben Harper on 'Austin City Limits'
    Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals perform on 'Austin City Limits' on PBS. (courtesy KLRU-TV/Austin City Limits. Photo by Scott Newton)
  • Brandi Carlile performs on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and guest Brandi Carlile during Wednesday's March 14, 2018 show. c2018 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Bill Hader with Arcade Fire on 'Saturday Night Live'
    'Saturday Night Live' musical guests Arcade Fire with host Bill Hader during a promo in 30 Rockefeller Plaza. (Rosalind O'Connor/NBC)