AIRED ON 4/27/2017
Season 16 : Episode 80
AIRS ON 5/2/2017
Season 16 : Episode 81
The guests are Freddie Prinze Jr.and Seven and the Sun.
Carson Daly interviews actor Dave Giuntoli, the star of NBC's "Grimm."
Spotlight segment: singer-songwriter Meg Myers.
Bomba Estereo perform "Caribbean Power" (filmed at Red 7 in Austin, Texas).
Closing credits: Bomba Estereo - "Fuego" (incomplete).
One-hour episode with guests The Dave Matthews Band.
Spotlight: Scott Aukerman, host of "Comedy Bang! Bang!" on IFC.
Music: Robbie Fulks performs "Long I Ride" and "I'll Trade You Money For Wine."
Spotlight: Rebecca Johnson and Jeff Klarin of Bughouse Art and Design.
The guests on this one-hour episode are Christina Ricci, Michael Rapaport, Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz featuringThe Ying Yang Twins.
Spotlight: Emily Mortimer, co-star of the HBO comedy series "Doll & Em."
Music: K. Flay (rapper-singer Kristine Flaherty) performs "Then It Got Loud."
Spotlight: Jillian Schlesinger, director of "Maidentrip," a documentary film about Laura Dekker, the youngest person to sail around the world solo.
Music: K. Flay performs "Easy Fix" (with closing credits).
The guests are sports commentator Bob Costas and musician Jesse Malin.
Spotlight: Amelia Rudolph, founder and artistic director of Bandaloop, a "Vertical" dance troupe.
Snapshot: French singer Soko (Stéphanie Sokolinski).
Music: Soko performs "We Might Be Dead By Tomorrow."
Spotlight: Rebecca Sugar, creator of Cartoon Network's "Steven Universe."
Music: Soko performs "First Love Never Die" (with closing credits).
Carson Daly interviews Wil Willis, former Army Ranger and host of the Military Channel's "Triggers: Weapons That Changed the World."
Spotlight segment: Eriberto and Estevan Oriol, an LA-based father-and-son photography team.
Trentemoller (Danish electronic musicians) perform "Silver Surfer, Ghost Rider Go!!!"
Closing credits: Trentemoller - "Even Though You're With Another Girl" excerpt.
Spotlight segment: Radical Face (Florida musician Ben Cooper).
Weezer performs "Surf Wax America."
Closing credits: Weezer - "Beverly Hills" (incomplete song).
The guests include TV personality Jesse James and comedian Dwayne Perkins.
The Cure performs "Boys Don’t Cry."
Carson Daly's guests include author Neil Strauss and comedian Mike Bridenstine.
Chris Cornell is the musical guest.
The guests are actress Adrianne Palicki and musician Robin Thicke.
The guests include director McG, rapper Snoop Dogg, and musician Joel Madden.
Keane performs "Perfect Symmetry."
The premiere episode features guest Alicia Keys.
The guests include actor Ed Helms and actress Tarah Paige.
Foxboro Hot Tubs perform "Stop, Drop And Roll" and "Mother Mary."
The guests include actor Jay Mohr and TV personality Sig Hansen.
Musical guest Green Day performs "Murder City."
Spotlight: Bret McKenzie, songwriter for the movie "Muppets Most Wanted."
Music: Jenny O (singer-songwriter Jennifer Anne Ognibene) performs "Learned My Lessons."
Spotlight: Michael Malice, author of "Dear Reader: The Unauthorized Autobiography of Kim Jong Il."
Music: Jenny O performs "Lazy Jane" (with closing credits).
Spotlight: Ronald D. Moore, executive producer of "Helix" and "Outlander."
Music: Vanish Valley performs "Helicopters."
Comedy Spotlight: Hasan Minhaj
Music: Vanish Valley performs "Lookout Mountain."
Spotlight: Rob Thomas talks about the new "Veronica Mars" movie.
Music: Albert Hammond Jr. performs "Cooker Ship."
Snapshot: Hell or Highwater, a rock band from Vista, California.
Music: Albert Hammond Jr. performs "Carnal Cruise."
Music: Albert Hammond Jr. performs "Everyone Gets A Star" (incomplete song, with closing credits).
Metz performs "Get Off."
Spotlight: German-born Flula Borg talks about his YouTube videos (including "Auto Tunes").
Metz performs "Wasted."
Spotlight: Jacob Vaughan discusses the movie "Bad Milo!" which he directed and co-wrote.
Metz performs "Wet Blanket" (incomplete, shown during closing credits).
Tomahawk performs "White Hats/Black Hats" and "Mayday" at the Mayan.
Spotlight segment: Lorenzo Pisoni talks about his stage show "Humor Abuse."
Snapshot segment: The Pack A.D.
The guests include actor Kevin Hart.
A Fine Frenzy is the musical guest.
The guests include comedian Tom Green.
Chuck Prophet is the music guest.
The guests include author Neil Strauss.
Regina Spektor is the musical guest.
Kitten performs "Doubt."
Spotlight: "Behind the Mask," a Hulu docu-series which looks at sports team mascots.
Kitten performs "G#"
Snapshot segment: The band Duologue talk about their album "Song & Dance."
Kitten performs "Cut It Out" (incomplete, with closing titles).
Foals performs "Providence."
Spotlight: comedian Pete Holmes talks about his new TBS talk show.
Foals perform "Spanish Sahara."
Foals perform "Late Night" (incomplete, during closing titles)
Blue Hawaii performs "Sweet Tooth" and "Providence."
Spotlight: Tony Lucca, a former contestant on "The Voice."
Spotlight: Alexa Meade talks about her artwork and her collaboration with Sheila Vand.
Spotlight: Michelle Trachtenberg talks about her role as Marina Oswald in the TV movie "Killing Kennedy."
Comedy Spotlight: Matt Knudsen
Music: No (band from Echo Park, Los Angeles) performs "Leave The Door Wide Open."
Music: No - "Stay with Me" (incomplete, during closing credits).
Spotlight: Eric Andre, comedian and host of the Adult Swim TV show "The Eric Andre Show."
Snapshot: Jeremy Malvin of Chrome Sparks.
Music: Chrome Sparks performs "Marijuana."
Music: Chrome Sparks performs "Looking At Me."
Closing credits: Chrome Sparks performs "Your Planet."
Comedy Spotlight: Kira Soltanovich talks about her stand-up comedy act with excerpts from a performance at The Icehouse.
The Naked and Famous perform "Hearts Like Ours."
Spotlight: John Krokidas co-writer and director of "Kill Your Darlings," a film about Beat Poets Allen Ginsberg, Lucien Carr, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.
The Naked and Famous perform "I Kill Giants" (during closing credits, incomplete).
STRFKR performs "Atlantis."
Spotlight: Singer-songwriter Caitlin Crosby talks about her EP, "Save That Pillow."
Spotlight: The web series "Ghost Ghirls."
Pierce the Veil performs "King for a Day," "A Match into Water" and "Hold On Till May."
Spotlight: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, the screenwriter of the 2013 version of "Carrie."
The Neighbourhood performs "A Little Death" and "Afraid."
Spotlight: Ian Edwards talks about his career in comedy.
The guests include burlesque dancer Miss Dakota and actor Rob Stewart.
Josh Kelley is the music guest.
The guests include MTV personalities Rob and Big.
Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová are the music guests.
The guests include comedian Maronzio Vance and actress Jenny McCarthy.
Does It Offend You, Yeah? is the music guest.
The guests include actor Romany Malco.
Sheryl Crow is the music guest.
The guests include comedian Chelsea Handler.
Serj Tankian is the music guest.
The guests include comedian Kyle Kinane and journalist Dylan Ratigan.
The Airborne Toxic Event is the music guest.
The guests include former professional ballplayer Jose Canseco.
Lupe Fiasco is the music guest.
The guests include actors Dov Davidoff and Jack McBrayer.
George Stanford is the music guest.
The guests include actress Leelee Sobieski.
Ben Harper is the music guest.
The guests include actor John Cho and actor Dean Edwards.
Your Vegas is the music guest.
The guests include model Miranda Kerr and actress Rachael Harris.
Seether is the music guest.
The guests include actor James Denton.
The Heavy is the music guest.
The guests include actress Maria Menounos and author Benjamin Nugent.
Local H is the musical guest.
The guests include model Marisa Miller and comedian Jasper Redd.
Ben Harper is the music guest.
The guests include actor Bill Bellamy.
Brett Dennen is the music guest.
The guests include actor Lonny Ross.
The music guest is Flobots.
The guests include actress Christina Ricci and comedian Steve Byrne.
The music guest is Someone Still Loves You, Boris Yeltsin.
The guests include actress Olivia Wilde.
Grizzly Bear is the music guest.
The guests include actress Kaley Cuoco.
Gavin Degraw is the music guest.
Spotlight: lan Hall, chef & host of the Esquire Network's "Knife Fight."
Snapshot: A look at the Austin Texas band White Denim.
White Denim performs "At Night in Dreams."
Spotlight: Davy Rothbart, co-director of the documentary film "Medora."
White Denim performs "Pretty Green."
Spotlight: Wayne Coyne (of The Flaming Lips) & Kevin Parker talk about their recent collaboration.
The Flaming Lips perform "Try to Explain."
Spotlight: Jonás Cuarón, co-writer of the movie "Gravity."
The Flaming Lips perform "Halloween."
Spotlight: Phil Lord and Chris Miller, co-writers and directors of "The Lego Movie."
Music: The Crystal Method (feat. Dia Frampton) performs "Over It."
Spotlight: Zachary Heinzerling, director of the Oscar-nominated documentary "Cutie and the Boxer."
Music: The Crystal Method (feat. Franky Perez) - "Difference" (incomplete song, with closing credits).
Spotlight: Terence Winter, screenwriter of "The Wolf of Wall Street."
Music: Albert Hammond Jr. performs "Rude Customer."
Comedy Spotlight: Brent Morin
Music: Albert Hammond Jr. (with closing credits)
Spotlight: Liz Meriwether, creator of the Fox sitcom "New Girl."
Music: K.Flay performs "The Cops."
Spotlight: Matt Marantz, an executive producer of Esquire Network's "Friday Night Tykes"
Music: K.Flay performs "Sunburn" (with closing credits).
Spotlight: Paula Pell and James Anderson of the web-series "Hudson Valley Ballers."
Music: Sirah performs "Inhale."
Spotlight: Steph Green, director of the feature film "Run & Jump."
Music: Sirah performs "On To The Next" (incomplete song, during closing credits).
Spotlight: Beau Willimon, writer and producer of Netflix's "House of Cards."
Music: Jake Bugg performs "A Song About Love."
Comedy Spotlight: stand-up comedian and comedy writer Andres du Bouchet.
Music: Jake Bugg performs "Lightning Bolt" (incomplete, with closing credits).
Spotlight: David Walton, co-star of the NBC TV series "About a Boy."
Music: You Won't performs "Three Car Garage."
Comedy Spotlight: Jade Catta-Preta
Music: You Won't performs "Television."
Music: You Won't performs "Trampoline" (incomplete song, w/closing credits).
Spotlight: Neil deGrasse Tyson
Music: LP performs "Night Like This."
Spotlight: Chris Burkard talks about his surf and travel photography.
Music: LP performs "Tokyo Sunrise" (incomplete song, with closing credits).
Spotlight: actor Tony Revolori, discusses his role as Zero in the movie "The Grand Budapest Hotel."
Music: Kodaline (featuring LP) performs "All I Want."
Comedy Spotlight: Ron Josol
Music: Kodaline performs "High Hopes" (incomplete song, with closing credits).
Spotlight: the comedy podcast 'Throwing Shade'.
Music: Kaiser Chiefs perform "Misery Company."
Spotlight: singer-songwriter Noah Gundersen.
Music: Kaiser Chiefs perform "I Predict a Riot" (incomplete song, with closing credits. Song is complete on NBC.com).
Spotlight: comedian-actor Ben Schwartz.
Music: Soko performs "Destruction of the Ugly White Hate."
Spotlight: Jacob Escobedo, VP of Design at Cartoon Network and Adult Swim.
Music: Soko performs "A Quiet Storm."
Spotlight: music & comedy team Tim Heidecker and Davin Wood.
Music: Washed Out performs "All I Know."
Spotlight: filmmaker Jessica Oreck discusses her documentary "Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys."
Music: Washed Out performs "Feel It All Around" (with closing credits).
Spotlight: Jehane Noujaim director of "The Square, a documentary about the 2011 Egyptian Revolution.
Music: Two Door Cinema Club performs "Sleep Alone."
Snapshot: musician Evan Thomas Weiss, a.k.a. Into It. Over It.
Music: Two Door Cinema Club performs "Sun."
Music: Two Door Cinema Club performs "Changing of the Seasons" (incomplete song, with closing credits).
Spotlight: Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer of Comedy Central's "Broad City."
Music: Jonathan Wilson performs "Moses Pain."
Spotlight: Jason Silva, host of The National Geographic Channel series "Brain Games."
Spotlight: "Humans of New York" photographer Brandon Stanton.
Snapshot: Ryan Merchant and Sebu Simonian of Capital Cities.
Music: Capital Cities perform "Safe and Sound."
Music: Capital Cities perform "Kangaroo Court."
Snapshot: Django and Samuel Stewart of the band Nightmare and the Cat.
Two Door Cinema Club perform "Changing of the Seasons."
Spotlight: Joel Allen Schroeder talks about his documentary "Dear Mr. Watterson," dedicated to "Calvin & Hobbes" creator Bill Watterson.
Two Door Cinema Club perform "Someday" (during closing credits).
Spotlight: Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman, two of the creators of the TV series "Sleepy Hollow."
Tame Impala perform "Elephant."
Tame Impala perform "Feels Like We Only Go Backwards."
Snapshot: The Melodic (band members talk about their music and influences).
Tame Impala perform "Why Don't You Make Up Your Mind?" (incomplete, during closing credits).
Spotlight: Steve McQueen, producer and director of the film "12 Years a Slave."
Music: Jenny O performs "Seashells."
Spotlight: Alexandra Fiber and Danielle Gibson of the web series "Srsly."
Spotlight: Chelsea Peretti, of the TV series "Brooklyn Nine-Nine."
Music: Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion perform "Hurricane Window."
Comedy Spotlight: Julius Sharpe (writer and stand-up comedian).
Music: Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion perform "Not Feeling It."
Spotlight: Matt Piedmont, writer-director of comedy mini-series "The Spoils of Babylon."
Music: White Denim performs "Corsicana Lemonade."
Comedy Spotlight: Matthew Broussard
Snapshot: Tessa Thompson and Jesse Nolan of the musical group Caught A Ghost.
Music: White Denim performs "Come Back."
Spotlight: actor-comedian Jon Daly (of "Betas" and "Kroll Show").
Music: The Flaming Lips perform "Butterfly, How Long It Takes To Die."
Spotlight: Zoë Bell (stunt woman and actress) - talks about her movie "Raze."
Music: The Flaming Lips - "Do You Realize?" (excerpt of song played during closing credits).
Comedy Spotlight: Patton Oswalt talks about his comedy special "Patton Oswalt: Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time."
Music: Swedish duo Icona Pop performs "Just Another Night."
Spotlight: Dominic Cooper, actor & co-star of the movie "Reasonable Doubt."
Music: Icona Pop performs "I Love It" (with closing credits).
Spotlight: Nic Pizzolatto, writer, creator and executive producer of HBO's "True Detective."
Music: Tame Impala performs "Mind Mischief" and "Be Above It."
Spotlight: singer-songwriter Lily Kershaw.
Spotlight: Kellan Lutz, actor & star of the movie "The Legend of Hercules."
Music: The Portland band STR*** performs "While I'm Alive."
Snapshot: Run River North, an L.A. band.
Music: STR*** performs "Bury Us Alive."
Closing credits: STR*** performs "Medicine."
Spotlight: Nick Cunningham & Dallas Robinson of the U.S. Bobsled Team.
Music: St. Lucia performs "Wait for Love."
Spotlight: singer-songwriter Madi Diaz.
Spotlight: Doug Benson, comedian & star of the video podcast "Getting Doug with High."
Music: No (band from Echo Park, Los Angeles) performs "Stay with Me."
Comedy Spotlight: Justine Marino
Music: No performs "What's Your Name?"
Music: Vanish Valley perform "Creeping Heart" and "I Know I Know."
Spotlight: comedian and performer Brody Stevens.
Spotlight: Gabriela Cowperthwaite, director of the documentary "Blackfish," which looks at whales in captivity and the 2010 death of SeaWorld trainer Dawn Brancheau.
The guests include television host Andrew Zimmern.
Matt Costa is the music guest.
The guests include celebrity blogger Perez Hilton and TV personalities Sig and Edgar Hansen.
Katy Perry is the music guest.
The guests include comedian Freddy Lockhart and football player Chad Johnson.
Tristan Prettyman is the music guest.
Filmmaker Guillermo del Toro discusses his films "Mama" and "Pacific Rim."
Spotlight segment: Noah and Logan Miller, twin brothers & filmmakers, talk about their movie "Sweetwater."
Shiny Toy Guns perform "Speaking Japanese."
Closing credits: Shiny Toy Guns - "If I Lost You."
Writer Nate Silver; MMA fighter Ronda Rousey; Musical guest The Features
Carson Daly interviews actress Natalie Zea, of the Fox drama "The Following."
Spotlight segment: Writer-director Brandon Cronenberg talks about his movie "Antiviral."
Musical guests Niki & the Dove perform "DJ, Ease My Mind."
Closing credits: Niki & the Dove - "The Fox."
Regis Philbin talks about his upcoming TV series on Fox Sports 1.
Spotlight segment: Documentary filmmaker Sean Dunn talks about his films "Oxyana" and "American Juggalo."
Curtis Peoples performs "Everybody Loves You."
Closing credits: Curtis Peoples - "Rooftop."
California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom discusses his new book "Citizenville."
Spotlight segment: Phil Hansen talks about becoming an artist in spite of having nerve damage in his right hand.
At the El Rey, Purity Ring performs "Fineshrine."
Closing credits: Purity Ring - "Belispeak."
Carson Daly interviews Justin Bartha (of NBC-TV's "The New Normal").
Spotlight segment: Director Simon Ennis discusses "Lunarcy," a documentary about people who are obsessed with the moon.
At the El Rey, musical guest Vacationer performs "Everyone Knows."
Closing credits: Vacationer - "Be with You."
Carson Daly interviews comedian Jim Jefferies, of the FX series "Legit."
Spotlight segment: Nathan Fielder, creator & star of Comedy Central's "Nathan for You," discusses his show in which he offers advice to struggling businesses.
At The Mayan, Tomahawk performs "Oddfellows."
Closing credits: Tomahawk - "Stone Letter."
Carson Daly interviews actor Jai Courtney, who talks about his film "A Good Day to Die Hard."
Spotlight segment: Skateboarder Kilian Martin and filmmaker Brett Novak talk about their skate videos.
Delta Rae perform "If I Loved You."
Closing credits: Delta Rae - "Bottom Of The River"
Carson Daly interviews comedian Andy Dick.
Spotlight segment: Swedish musician Faye discusses her music, advice given her by Beyoncé to "quit music," etc.
Musical guests: The Men perform "Electric."
Closing credits: The Men - "Birdsong."
Carson Daly interviews actress Kate Mara (from the Netflix miniseries "House of Cards").
Spotlight segment: comedian Ben Hoffman (of the Comedy Central series "The Ben Show").
Musical guests: A Silent Film perform "Danny, Dakota & the Wishing Well."
Closing credits: A Silent Film - "Harbour Lights."
The guests include actor-comedian Tom Green.
Reggae artist Mishka performs "Higher Heights" and one other song.
The guests include TV personality Steve-O.
Nico Vega performs.
The guests include actor Ken Jeong.
Delta Spirit performs.
The guests include comedian Patton Oswalt.
M83 performs "Kim And Jesse."
Robin Thicke is interviewed and performs "Shadow of Doubt" and "Dreamworld."
The entire show is dedicated to hip-hop group N.A.S.A.
The guests include tattoo artist Kat Von D and comedian Jim Norton.
Young Jeezy performs "Crazy World."
The guests include journalist Rich Eisen and actor Bobb'e J. Thompson.
The Knuxperforms "Bang! Bang!" and "Cappuccino."
The guests include actor Steve Dildarian.
Saving Abel performs.
The guest is electropop singer-songwriter Little Boots.
The guests include actress Cameron Richardson and comedian Eric Price.
The guests include actor Clark Duke.
Panic at the Disco performs "Nine In The Afternoon."
The guests are comedian Matt Iseman and actor Elon Gold.
The guests include comedian Jeff Ross and actress Shirley Manson.
Cut Copy perform "Lights and Music."
The guests include singer Joey Fatone and comedian Daniel Kinno.
Hollywood Undead perform "Young."
The guests include entrepreneur Jai Al-Attas and writer Tom Moon.
The Sounds perform.
The guests include actor Jeff Daniels, actress Amy Smart, and comedian Jokoy.
Damian Marley performs.
Max and the Attack is the house band for the week.
The guests are Dr. Drew Pinsky, and the rock band Rocco DeLucaand the Burden.
The guests include comedian Carlos Mencia.
Jewel is the musical guest.
The guests include comedian Eddie Izzard.
Taking Back Sunday is the musical guest.
Additional guests (scheduled to appear):
The guests include actor Stephen Dorff.
Robert Francis performs "One By One," "Do What I Can" and "Junebug."
In the interview segment, Robert Francis talks about his childhood influences and his teenage years.
The guests include comedian Wayne Brady.
P.O.D. perform "Shine with Me."
Lykke Li performs "I'm Good, I'm Gone" and "Little Bit."
The guest is director Stacy Peralta.
The guests include musician Quincy Jones.
Little Joy performs.
The guests include actor Donald Faison.
The Ting Tings perform.
The guest is actress Rumer Willis.
The guests include comedian Kathy Griffin and TV show host Gideon Yago.
3OH!3 performs "Don't Trust Me."
Guests include TV host Dr. Drew Pinsky.
Gavin DeGraw performs "Cheated on Me."
The guests include comedian Adam Carolla.
Young Jeezy and Nas perform "My President Is Black."
The guests are comedian Dana Gould and actor Tony Rock.
The guests are Quentin Tarantino, Tina Fey, Jarod Miller, Mario Winans, and Funk Master Flex.
The guests are Lorraine Bracco, Keith Olbermann, and Toby Lightman.
The guests are Anne Heche, Joe Buck, and J-Kwon.
The guests are Al Franken, Jim Gaffigan, and N.E.R.D.
The guests include producer RedOne and sound editor Richard King.
Menomena is the musical guest.
The guests include TV host Chris Hayes and comedian Rob Delaney.
Regina Spektor performs.