Music on TV this week: Patty Griffin; Steve Earle; encores from the Killers; Sting; Bonnie Raitt; Middle Kids; Mumford and Sons

The Killers perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on Monday, April 1
The Killers perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on ABC on Monday, April 1. (Randy Holmes/ABC)

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This week's schedule

Austin City Limits presents a new (and rare double-bill) taping of American folk singer/songwriter Patty Griffin and of rock-country singer/songwriter Steve Earle & the Dukes, streaming online on Tuesday, while reruns dominate the rest of this Fourth of July week. TV programs will be showing various musical legends on Friday like former lead singer of English new wave rock band the Police, Sting, on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, and Celine Dion on Jimmy Kimmel Live!. American blues singer/songwriter Bonnie Raitt, who will be on her third tour since the release of her 2016 album Dig in Deep starting the second week of August, will be on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (Monday).

Other showings this week include a rerun from The Late Late Show with James Corden with a performance by Middle Kids (Tuesday) and Vampire Weekend on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (Wednesday). The Killers will be on Kimmel and Jaime Wyatt will be on Last Call with Carson Daly, respectively, on Tuesday and Wednesday, and Beck will feature on The Late Late Show with James Corden on Thursday.

A performance by Mumford & Sons re-airs for Saturday Night Live this week, while fans can re-watch Miranda Lambert's live performance of "Kerosene" and "Gunpowder and Lead" from Nov. 4, 2018, this upcoming weekend.

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

Monday, July 1


The Killers, Jimmy Kimmel Live!; note: rerun from April 1 (ABC)

Proteje; The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon; note: rerun from May 2 (NBC)

Bonnie Raitt; The Late Show with Stephen Colbert; note: rerun from May 8 (CBS)

Noah Kahan; Late Night with Seth Meyers; note: rerun from June 10 (NBC)

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Rita Wilson; The Late Late Show with James Corden; note: rerun from April 1 (CBS)

Joji; Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from Feb 20 (NBC)

Tuesday, July 2

Patty Griffin; Steve Earle and the Dukes — online preview: Austin City Limits is live-streaming its tapings of Patty Griffin and of Steve Earle and the Dukes on Tuesday, July 2, starting at 8 p.m. Central

The Killers, Jimmy Kimmel Live!; note: rerun from April 2 (ABC)

Middle Kids and carpool karaoke with Cardi B., The Late Late Show with James Corden; note: rerun from Dec 17 (CBS) |Middle Kids In Studio

American Aquarium, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from Sept 10 (NBC)

Wednesday, July 3


Marshmello ft. CHVRCHES, Jimmy Kimmel Live!; note: rerun from April 3 (ABC) | watch CHVRCHES recorded live in concert at the Palace Theatre, Oct. 3, 2018

Vampire Weekend, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon; note: rerun from May 7 (NBC)

Regina Spektor, Late Night with Seth Meyers; note: rerun from June 13 (NBC) | in studio at The Current, March 2017

Jaime Wyatt, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from Sept 12 (NBC)

Thursday, July 4


Iggy Azalea, Jimmy Kimmel Live!; note: rerun from April 4 (ABC)

BTS, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert; note: rerun from May 15 (CBS)

Beck, The Late Late Show with James Corden; note: rerun from Feb 4 (CBS) | Beck interviewed by Mark Wheat, Aug. 18, 2017

Deafheaven, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from Sept 13 (NBC)

Friday, July 5


Céline Dion, Jimmy Kimmel Live!; note: rerun from April 5 (ABC)

Sting, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon; note: rerun from April 26 (NBC) | Sting interviewed by Brian Oake, Sept. 24, 2018

James Bay, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert; note: rerun from May 13 (CBS)

Alec Benjamin, The Late Late Show with James Corden; note: rerun from Jan 7 (CBS)

Drab Majesty, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from Sept 17 (NBC)

Saturday, July 6


The Teskey Brothers, CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions (CBS)

Mumford & Sons, Saturday Night Live; note: rerun from Dec. 8, 2018 (NBC) | Ben Lovett and Ted Dwane from Mumford and Sons interviewed by David Safar, Nov. 12, 2018

Miranda Lambert, Austin City Limits; note: rerun from Nov 4 (PBS)

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

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
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - Comedy Central
Busy Tonight - E!
Conan - TBS

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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  • Bonnie Raitt performs on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    Bonnie Raitt performs 'Angel from Montgomery' on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Patty Griffin
    Patty Griffin (courtesy Big Hassle Media)
  • Steve Earle
    Steve Earle (Ted Barron)
  • The Killers perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on Monday, April 1
    The Killers perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on ABC on Monday, April 1. (Randy Holmes/ABC)
  • Middle Kids perform on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden'
    The Late Late Show with James Corden airing Monday, December 17, 2018, with guests Amber Heard, Armie Hammer, and musical guests Middle Kids. Photo: Terence Patrick/CBS A‚Ac2018 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved (Terence Patrick/CBS)
  • American Aquarium
    American Aquarium (Cal Quinn)
  • Marshmello feat. CHVRCHES on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' on ABC
    JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! - Marshmello featuring Chvrches performing 'Here With Me' on Wednesday, April 3, 2019. (Randy Holmes/ABC)
  • Vampire Weekend perform on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
    THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 1063 -- Pictured: Musical guests Vampire Weekend, featuring Haim, perform 'This Life' on May 7, 2019. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • Regina Spektor performs on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers'
    LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS -- Episode 848 -- Regina Spektor performs on June 13, 2019. (Jon Pack/NBC)
  • Iggy Azalea
    Rapper Iggy Azalea speaks during a Monster Inc. press event for CES 2018 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on January 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs from January 9-12 and features about 3,900 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to more than 170,000 attendees. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
  • BTS perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS
    Global pop supergroup BTS perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Friday, May 17, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Beck performs on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden'
    The Late Late Show with James Corden from Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, with musical guest Beck featuring Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. (Terence Patrick/CBS)
  • Deafheaven
    Deafheaven (Publicity photo)
  • Celine Dion
    What songs do you want to hear for today's 9:30 Coffee Break? (Robert Laberge/AFP/Getty Images, via NPR)
  • Sting performing in Miami
    Sting performs during the Sting & Shaggy: The 44/876 Tour at Fillmore Miami Beach on September 15, 2018 in Miami Beach, Florida. (John Parra/Getty Images)
  • James Bay performs on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    English singer-songwriter James Bay performs the song 'Bad' from his new EP 'Oh My Messy Mind,' on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Monday, May 13, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • The Teskey Brothers
    The Teskey Brothers (Nick McKinlay)
  • Mumford & Sons perform on 'Saturday Night Live'
    SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "Jason Momoa" Episode 1754 -- Pictured: (l-r) Ted Dwane, Marcus Mumford, Ben Lovett, and Winston Marshall of musical guests Mumford & Sons perform on Saturday, December 8, 2018. (Will Heath/NBC)
  • Miranda Lambert performs on 'Austin City Limits' on PBS
    Miranda Lambert on 'Austin City Limits' Season 43, episode 5, on PBS. Originally aired Nov. 4, 2017. (courtesy KLRU-TV/Austin City Limits. Photo by Scott Newton)