Music on TV this week: Sharon Van Etten; Leon Bridges; Jenny Lewis; Yola

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Sharon Van Etten performs on 'The Tonight Show' on NBC
Sharon Van Etten performs on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' on NBC on Monday, March 18, 2019. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)

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This week's schedule

This week sees Sharon Van Etten, whose MicroShow will air on The Current on Monday at noon (Central) appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live on ABC; later in the week, Kimmel welcomes Jenny Lewis.

Leon Bridges makes another appearance on The Late Late Show with James Corden; his last time on that program was in December 6 of last year. And fresh from her appearance during the SXSW music festival, Yola kicks off the weekend with a performance on CBS This Morning's Saturday Sessions.

Notable reruns this week include an encore of Mumford & Sons' onstage in-the-round performance from The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and Austin City Limits' episode from season 43 featuring sets by Norah Jones and by Angel Olsen, which originally aired in October 2017.

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

Monday, March 18


Sharon Van Etten, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | MicroShow at the Warming House in Minneapolis, Feb. 17, 2019

Karen O and Danger Mouse, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS)

Emily King, Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC)

Tuesday, March 19


Judah and the Lion, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)

Mick Fleetwood, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

Leon Bridges, The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS) | in studio at The Current, September 2018

Wednesday, March 20


Catfish & the Bottlemen, Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) | in studio at The Current, 2015

Thursday, March 21


Jenny Lewis, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC) | Jenny Lewis interview, Music News, March 1; Jenny Lewis MicroShow giveaway, enter by midnight Sunday, March 24.

Hozier, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert; note: rerun from March 5 (CBS) | Album Review: Wasteland, Baby! by David Safar, March 4

Broods, The Late Late Show with James Corden; note: rerun from March 7 (CBS)

Parquet Courts, Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC)

Friday, March 22


Mumford and Sons, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert; note: rerun from March 7 (CBS) | Submit your Chart Show ballot this week for a chance to win The Current's Mumford and Sons giveaway at the United Center in Chicago on March 29

Nikki Lane, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from Feb. 25 (NBC) | Rock the Garden 2018 performance, June 2018

Saturday, March 23


Yola, CBS This Morning: Saturday Sessions (CBS) | Yola performs at The Current Day Party i Austin, Texas, March 15

Norah Jones; Angel Olsen, Austin City Limits; note: rerun from Oct. 28, 2017 (PBS)
Hear two songs from Angel Olsen's rarities collection, September 2017

*Schedule subject to change.

Watch again: See last week's highlights.

External Links

Today - NBC
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon - NBC
Late Night with Seth Meyers - NBC
Last Call with Carson Daly - NBC
Saturday Night Live - NBC
Saturday Night Live - NBC

Jimmy Kimmel Live! - ABC
The View - ABC
Good Morning America - ABC

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - CBS
The Late Late Show with James Corden - CBS
The Talk - CBS
CBS This Morning - CBS

Independent Lens - PBS
Austin City Limits - PBS

Watch What Happens Live - Bravo
Conan - TBS
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - Comedy Central

The Ellen DeGeneres Show - network varies; check local listings
The Real - network varies; check your local listings
Live with Kelly and Ryan - network varies; check your local listings
The Wendy Williams Show - network varies; check your local listings

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15 Photos

  • Karen O and Danger Mouse perform on 'The Late Show' on CBS
    Karen O and Danger Mouse performing on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Monday, March 18, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Emily King performs on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' on NBC
    Emily King performs on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' on NBC on Monday, March 18, 2019. (Lloyd Bishop/NBC)
  • Judah & the Lion
    Judah & the Lion (courtesy the artists)
  • Mick Fleetwood
    Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac in concert Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 at Target Center. (Nate Ryan / MPR)
  • Leon Bridges on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden' on CBS
    Leon Bridges performs 'If It Feels Good' on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden' on CBS on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. (Terence Patrick/CBS)
  • Catfish and the Bottlemen perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'
    Catfish and the Bottlemen perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on ABC on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. (Randy Holmes/ABC)
  • Jenny Lewis performs on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on ABC
    Jenny Lewis performs on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on ABC on Thursday, March 21, 2019. (Randy Holmes/ABC)
  • Hozier performs on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    Hozier performs on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on March 5, 2019 on CBS. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Broods press photo
    Multi-award winning brother-sister duo Broods (Caleb and Georgia Nott) are one of the most celebrated young bands to emerge out of New Zealand in recent times. (Renata Raksha)
  • Parquet Courts perform in The Current studio
    Parquet Courts perform in The Current studio (Nate Ryan | MPR)
  • Mumford and Sons perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    Mumford and Sons perform 'Beloved' in a special, intimate in-the-round-style setting on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Thursday, March 7, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Nikki Lane at Rock the Garden 2018.
    Nikki Lane at Rock the Garden 2018. (Nate Ryan)
  • Yola performs at The Current Day Party during SXSW 2019
    Yola performs at The Current Day Party at Barracuda in Austin, Texas, on Friday, March 15, 2019, during the SXSW music festival. (Nate Ryan | MPR)
  • Norah Jones performing on 'Austin City Limits'
    Norah Jones performing on 'Austin City Limits' on PBS. (courtesy KLRU-TV/Austin City Limits. Photo by Scott Newton)
  • Angel Olsen performs on 'Austin City Limits'
    Angel Olsen performs on 'Austin City Limits' on PBS. (courtesy KLRU-TV/Austin City Limits. Photo by Scott Newton)