Most people will be touching themselves to Arcade Fire’s performance on Austin City Limits this weekend, but really, will it get any better than Jay-Z sitting down with Chaz Rose? That’s gotta be the must-watch interview of the year.
Friday [all times Eastern]:
- Charlie Rose speaks with Jay-Z about his latest album [PBS check local]
- Modest Mouse performs on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson [CBS 12:30 AM]
- Wynton Marsalis, Muse and The Kooks star on an encore broadcast of Live From Abbey Road [Sundance 2:00 AM]
- Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne share The True History of the Traveling Wilburys [Sundance 6:30 PM]
- Arcade Fire plays the whole hour on this week’s episode of Austin City Limits [PBS check local listings]
- We’re not sure what this Led Zeppelin: Live show is all about, but we’re sure it’s gonna be awesome [VH-1 Classic 9:00 PM]
- Backbeat chronicles the early days of The Beatles in Hamburg [VH-1 Classic 12:30 PM]
- Incubus brings their Alive tour to Red Rocks [HDNet 5:00 PM]
- Weird Al Yankovic sounds off with Matt Pinfield [HDNet 12:30 AM]
Ya know, we said that Chaz Rose/Jay-Z intrview would be legendary, and I guess we were right. A top-notch Liverpool soccer blogger who had been a bit down just credited that interview for leading to a major epiphany. Awesome.
What can’t Jay-Z and Mr. Rose do? Together, they rule the world.