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Live On Letterman Turns 50 With KISS

New York City’s Ed Sullivan Theater may not have rock and rolled all night on Wednesday (October 10) for the 50th episode of Live On Letterman. But for nearly an hour (more, if you count the soundcheck), KISS shook the legendary theater with hard rock anthem after anthem… and probably had the fire marshall paying close attention to every bit of pyro onstage.

10/11/2012

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Watch KISS On Live On Letterman Tonight

The live streaming concert, which you can watch below, is part of the Live on Letterman series and comes just one day after the band — whose lineup now includes founders Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley, along with drummer Eric Singer and guitarist Tommy Thayer — released their latest album, “Monster.”

10/10/2012

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KISS To Rock ‘Live On Letterman’

Gene Simmons and the rest of KISS have never hid their love of the Fab Four, and now the rockers will take the same stage The Beatles famously graced. KISS are set to perform on “Live on Letterman” at New York’s historic Ed Sullivan Theater on October 10th.

10/04/2012

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The Gaslight Anthem Covers The Who For ‘Live On Letterman’

After a high-energy, 50-minute set in front of a packed crowd at the Ed Sullivan Theater last night for a “Live On Letterman” webcast, the Gaslight Anthem returned to the stage at the chanted requested of the audience. The Jersey-bred and Springsteen-approved band put an exclamation point on the show with a thunderous rendition of The Who’s “Baba O’Riley.”

06/28/2012

Peter Gabriel performing Live on Letterman at the Ed Sullivan Theater, Nov. 9, 2011 (Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS)

Live On Letterman Wins A 2011 Media Vanguard Award!

Advertising Age just announced the winners for this year’s Media Vanguard Awards, and the Radio.com live music series Live on Letterman is one of the winners! Live On Letterman receieved the award for “Best Live […]

11/14/2011

Peter Gabriel performs Live on Letterman, November 9, 2011. Photo: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS

Peter Gabriel Brought ‘New Blood’ And A 46-Piece Orchestra To Ed Sullivan Theater For Incredible Live On Letterman Concert Special

[pullquote quote="One thing that really appeals to me is this idea of music being a living thing that has an evolution." credit="Peter Gabriel"]We’ve often said there’s nothing better than live music, but when a performer […]

11/09/2011

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Peter Gabriel And The New Blood Orchestra – Live Webcast, Watch Tonight!

It’s not every day you get to see a 46-piece orchestra take the stage of the Ed Sullivan Theater–let alone, an orchestra fronted by none other than rock legend [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Peter Gabriel[/lastfm]. But that’s exactly […]

11/09/2011

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Last.fm Trends Looks At Peter Gabriel’s Top Songs

Live on Letterman will see a first this Wednesday, as Peter Gabriel brings a full orchestra to the Ed Sullivan Theater stage for his live concert performance. He’ll be performing tracks from New Blood, his […]

11/08/2011

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Five Artists Influenced By Peter Gabriel

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Peter Gabriel[/lastfm]‘s legacy is one that will surely live on for generations to come; and his impact thus far on music as well as the influence he has had on a number of artists […]

11/07/2011

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20 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About Peter Gabriel

Peter Gabriel At United CenterThe progressive-rock pioneer decided to add a special twist to his latest project, New Blood, an album of orchestral reinventions. Banning drums and guitar from his studio, [lastfm]Peter Gabriel[/lastfm] set about recording […]

11/04/2011

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