Paul Shaffer

  • 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