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10 Artists We’d Love to See Lead the ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Band

From Mark Ronson to Weird Al, here’s who we think should take the reins.

01/13/2015

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‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Will Premiere Tuesday, Sept. 8

CBS announced today that ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ will debut Tuesday, Sept. 8 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) from the historic Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City.

01/12/2015

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2014 In Review: Weddings, Deaths & Final Acts

As we look back at the year, lets remember some of the biggest events from private weddings to notable deaths and series finales.

12/19/2014

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Watch Stephen Colbert Attempt to Sell Michael Stipe at a Yard Sale

Stipe played a cameo as “elf on the shelf” or, as Colbert introduced him, Stipe on a shelf.

12/18/2014

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Neil Young Performs Hilarious Version of ‘Who’s Gonna Stand Up?’ Featuring Stephen Colbert on ‘The Colbert Report’

Young’s comedic duet with ‘Crazy Host’ was paired with a wide-ranging interview that touched on the rock legend’s environmental concerns and PONO digital music platform.

10/16/2014

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Watch the Black Keys Perform ‘Turn Blue’ & ‘Fever’ on ‘The Colbert Report’

The band, whose latest album, Turn Blue, dropped yesterday (May 13), made another stop at The Colbert Report–their fourth–to talk about their new album and touching host Stephen Colbert’s prostate.

05/14/2014

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Stephen Colbert Taking Over as ‘Late Show’ Host in 2015

Wow, that was quick — David Letterman already has a replacement for his spot on The Late Show, and he already has plenty of experience behind a desk of some sort, just maybe not in this fashion.

04/10/2014

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Watch Gregg Allman & The National Team Up for Colbert Christmas Carols

Stephen Colbert is celebrating “Christmas Carol Week” this week on The Colbert Report, kicking things off last night (December 16) with a collaboration between Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gregg Allman and indie rock band the […]

12/17/2013

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This Week In Late Night TV: Paul McCartney Takes Over Colbert, Robin Thicke Duets With Pharrell

It’s a tradition as old as the Johnny Carson show: Most nights, since 1966, bands big and small play on the national stage of late night television.

06/11/2013