The Black Keys to Perform on Letterman Thursday Night; Record Store Day Saturday
Tune in to the Late Show with David Letterman tomorrow night to catch The Black Keys perform a song off their new album, Attack & Release. Also scheduled to appear are Kelly Ripa and Dr. John P. Holdren, an expert on climate change. The show starts at 11:30 PM ET. For more information, visit cbs.com.
This Saturday, TBK fans in the New York area should stop by the Other Music record store at 15 East 4th Street, at 2 PM, to catch the guys spin an hourlong guest-DJ set in store as part of Record Store Day, the nationwide celebration of independently owned music stores. Hundreds of stores across the country will participate in the daylong event. Also playing guest-DJ sets at Other Music on Saturday will be Tapes 'N' Tapes at 12:30 PM, Dead Meadow at 3 PM, Grizzly Bear and Deerhunter with a battle of the DJs at 4 PM, and Interpol, closing out the day starting at 5 PM.
Also as part of the celebration, Other Music and other participating stores across the country will be selling limited-edition vinyl singles and EPs from artists like Vampire Weekend, the Breeders, Stephen Malkmus, and Built to Spill. They'll also be giving away all sorts of prizes and have special deals throughout the day.