Thursday, February 5, 2015

Late Night Pick: Jack White, Bob Weir

Tonight on Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (11:35 PM, NBC), Jack White will be on to rock your world. Jack is doing a co-headline show with Robert Plant down in Chile on March 16. I hope they get together to do some Led Zep tunes. As far as I'm concerned, Jack White is the new Jimmy Page with his talent for creating those big guitar riffs. And Jack did learn right from Jimmy in this movie. Here's Jack when he was in The Raconteurs:



I rarely do two Late Night Picks but you know my love for all things Grateful Dead and Bob Weir will be on the Late Late Show tonight (CBS, 12:35 AM). John Mayer will be guest hosting tonight so hopefully they'll do a song together. I'm also hopeful that John will interview Bob and ask him why the Dead are only doing 3 final shows and not a tour, how Bob's health is and why he had to cancel shows last year and if he'll be touring with his band, Ratdog this year. Here's Bob & Jerry doing Dylan's "Masterpiece" acoustic back in 1987:



Here's the two tunes J. Mascis did on last night's Late Night with Seth Meyers including a cover of Mazzy Star's "Fade Into You":