Paul Shaffer

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2014

    Watch Lizzo Woo David Letterman's Crowd With "Bus Passes and Happy Meals"

    Lizzo made her national television debut on Late Show with David Letterman Tuesday evening. Emanating from the Ed Sullivan Theater, the same location where The Beatles made their American television debut, Lizzo's appearance on the show came just in time as Letterman begins winding down almost 22 ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2014

    What it's actually like to perform on David Letterman

    When Jeremy Messersmith was invited to play Late Show with David Letterman recently, he brought his 10-piece band along with him to perform Heart Murmurs standout "Bubblin'" to its largest audience yet. Gimme Noise asked Messersmith's guitarist Brian Tighe (The Starfolk/The Owls/The Hang Ups) to ke ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2014

    An oral history of 89.3 the Current's The Morning Show

    The day's early hours can be make-or-break for radio. When sleepy commuters roll out of their beds and into their cars, many stations try to connect via a bawdy, prank phone-calling, zoo-style show. But at 89.3 the Current, The Morning Show co-hosts Steve Seel and Jill Riley have created a subtler m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2012

    Trampled by Turtles play "Alone" on Late Show With David Letterman (VIDEO)

    Related:Trampled by Turtles Day declared in Minneapolis and DuluthTrampled by Turtles at First Avenue, 4/11/12Ten local songs the Minnesota Twins should play at Target FieldThe month of April has been an eventful one for the gents in Trampled by Turtles. Not long after a sold-out release show at Fir ... More >>

  • Arts

    September 23, 1998

    Odd Man Out

    Meet piano man Mark Mallman: part shut-in, part showman