Music on TV this week: Leon Bridges, Snow Patrol, Courtney Barnett, and Brandon Flowers

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Leon Bridges performs on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 907 -- Pictured: Musical Guest Leon Bridges performs "Beyond" on August 2, 2018. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)

Artists heard on The Current are frequently featured on TV programs, and we've gathered the listings in one convenient place for you. We'll also post videos of performances as the week progresses.

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This week's schedule

We're starting to shake off the summer repeats with a handful of live appearances and some stand-out encores. The Killers' Brandon Flowers kicks off the week's Music on TV with a talk and music performance on Late Night with Seth Myers and Snow Patrol performs on The Late Show with James Corden Tuesday night. Leon Bridges will perform songs from Good Thing on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon this Thursday.

Conan has the market cornered for can't-miss re-runs with Lake Street Dive, Johnny Marr, and Neko Case.

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

Monday, July 30


Brandon Flowers, Late Night with Seth Myers (NBC) | Brandon Flowers talks about The Killers' new album, 'Wonderful Wonderful', Sept. 22, 2017

Declan McKenna, Conan note: rerun from April 11 (TBS) | Declan McKenna's Fender Elite Telecaster, March 30, 2016

Tuesday, July 31


Lake Street Dive, Conan note: rerun from May 23 (TBS) | Lake Street Dive perform in The Current studio, May 18, 2018

Snow Patrol, The Late Show with James Corden (CBS) | Snow Patrol performs in The Current studio, Oct 31, 2012

Wednesday, Aug. 1


Johnny Marr, Conan note: rerun from June 4 (TBS)

Kelsea Ballerini, Late Night with Seth Myers (NBC)

Vance Joy, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from March 5 (NBC) | in studio at The Current, October 2017

Thursday, Aug. 2


Leon Bridges, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | Event Information: Leon Bridges at the Palace Theater, Sept. 20 & 21, 2018

Neko Case, Conan note: rerun from June 6 (TBS) | Neko Case Hell-On album review, June 21, 2018

Courtney Barnett, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC) | Courtney Barnett tells us how she really feels in The Current studio, July 21, 2018

Friday, Aug. 3


Alice Merton, The Late Show with James Corden: note: rerun from May 9 (CBS)

Warbly Jets, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from March 9 (NBC) | Watch Warbly Jets rock a SXSW audience at PledgeHouse, March 14, 2018

Saturday, Aug. 4

Dan Auerbach, Austin City Limits; note: encore from Feb. 10 (PBS) | Album Review: Dan Auerbach, Waiting on a Song, by Jade

P!NK, Saturday Night Live; note: encore from Oct. 17 (NBC)

*Schedule subject to change.

Watch again: See last week's highlights.

External Links

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - CBS
Conan - TBS
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon - NBC
Jimmy Kimmel Live - ABC
The Late Late Show with James Corden - CBS
Austin City Limits - PBS

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  • Brandon Flowers performs on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers'
    LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS -- Episode 714 -- Pictured: Musical guest Brandon Flowers performs on July 30, 2018. (Lloyd Bishop/NBC)
  • Snow Patrol on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden'
    Host James Corden embraces Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody during "The Late Late Show with James Corden," Tuesday, April 24, 2018, on CBS. (Terence Patrick/CBS)
  • Vance Joy performs in The Current studio
    Vance Joy performs in The Current studio (Nate Ryan | MPR)
  • Leon Bridges
    Leon Bridges at The Current; he'll perform Thursday night on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • Courtney Barnett performs in 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!
    JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! - The guests for Thursday, August 2 included musical guest Courtney Barnett. (Randy Holmes/ABC)
  • Alice Merton on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden'
    Alice Merton performs during "The Late Late Show with James Corden," Wednesday, May 9, 2018. (Terence Patrick/CBS)
  • Dan Auerbach on 'Austin City Limits'
    Dan Auerbach performing on 'Austin City Limits' (courtesy KLRU-TV/Austin City Limits. Photo by Scott Newton)