Music on TV this week: Morrissey; The National; BTS; Of Monsters and Men; The Head and the Heart

The National perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
The National perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)

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This week's schedule

The National, who are headlining this year's Rock the Garden festival and whose new album, I Am Easy to Find, releases this Friday, will perform on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert this Tuesday.

Meanwhile, pop superstars BTS will make two appearances this Wednesday: they'll be on Good Morning America on ABC that morning and then they'll perform on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert that night.

Over at The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, look for performances by Morrissey, Icelandic band Of Monsters and Men, and Seattle's The Head and the Heart.

Notable reruns this week include an encore of Leon Bridges March 19 performance on The Late Late Show with James Corden and St. Vincent's season-opening, hourlong set on Austin City Limits, originally aired on Oct. 6, 2018.

Here's the complete rundown. Check your local listings for broadcast times.*

Monday, May 13


Dionne Warwick, Good Morning America (ABC)

Morrissey, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

James Bay, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS)

Tuesday, May 14


The National, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS) | upcoming show: Rock the Garden in Minneapolis, June 29

Maluma, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

Rayland Baxter, Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC) | in studio at The Current, 2015

Wednesday, May 15


BTS, Good Morning America (ABC) | What happens when the BTS army adopts you, by David Perry, Jan. 1, 2019

Of Monsters and Men, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | in studio at The Current, 2015

BTS, The Late Show Starring Stephen Colbert (CBS)

Tedeschi Trucks Band, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)

T. Hardy Morris, Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC)

Thursday, May 16


The Head and the Heart, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | Microshow performance at the Turf Club, March 2017

Barenaked Ladies, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS)

Ciara, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)

Carly Rae Jepsen, The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)

Friday, May 17


DJ Khaled (interview), The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | DJ Khaled launches furniture line, Music News, August 30, 2018

BTS, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS)

Slipknot, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)

Leon Bridges, The Late Late Show with James Corden; note: rerun from March 19 (CBS) | in studio at The Current, Sept. 20, 2018

Saturday, May 18


Bear's Den, CBS This Morning: Saturday Sessions (CBS) | upcoming show at First Avenue in Minneapolis, May 29

DJ Khaled and special guests, Saturday Night Live (NBC)

St. Vincent, Austin City Limits; note: rerun from Oct. 6, 2018 (PBS) | St. Vincent producing new Sleater-Kinney album, Music News, Jan. 8, 2019

Watch again: See last week's highlights.

External Links

Today - NBC
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon - NBC
Late Night with Seth Meyers - NBC
Last Call with Carson Daly - NBC
Saturday Night Live - NBC

Jimmy Kimmel Live! - ABC
The View - ABC
Good Morning America - ABC

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - CBS
The Late Late Show with James Corden - CBS
The Talk - CBS
CBS This Morning - CBS

Independent Lens - PBS
Austin City Limits - PBS

Watch What Happens Live - Bravo
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - Comedy Central
Busy Tonight - E!
Conan - TBS

The Ellen DeGeneres Show - network varies; check local listings
The Real - network varies; check your local listings
Live with Kelly and Ryan - network varies; check your local listings
The Wendy Williams Show - network varies; check your local listings

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21 Photos

  • Dionne Warwick
    Dionne Warwick performs during the 25th Anniversary Rainforest Fund Benefit Concert at Carnegie Hall on April 17, 2014, in New York City. (Jamie McCarthy | Getty Images 2014)
  • Morrissey performs on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
    THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 1067 -- Pictured: Musical guest Morrissey performs his cover of Jobriath's 'Morning Starship' on May 13, 2019. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • James Bay performs on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    English singer-songwriter James Bay performs the song 'Bad' from his new EP 'Oh My Messy Mind,' on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Monday, May 13, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Eaux Claires IV
    Matt Berninger of the National at Eaux Claires IV (Nate Ryan | MPR)
  • Maluma performs on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
    Maluma performs "HP" for 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' audience on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • Rayland Baxter performs at The Current's 14th Birthday Party
    Rayland Baxter performs at The Current's 14th Birthday Party at First Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. (Nate Ryan | MPR)
  • BTS music pop fans
    South Korean pop group BTS performs during a Korean cultural event as part of South Korean president official visit to France, on October 14, 2018 in Paris. (YOAN VALAT/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Of Monsters and Men perform on 'The Tonight Show'
    THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 1069 -- Pictured: Musical guest Of Monsters and Men perform on May 15, 2019. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • BTS perform in a Beatles homage on 'The Late Show' on CBS
    Musical guests BTS perform in an homage to The Beatles at The Ed Sullivan Theater on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Tedeschi Trucks Band
    Tedeschi Trucks Band (Shervin Lainez)
  • T. Hardy Morris
    T. Hardy Morris is a singer-songwriter based in Athens, Ga. (Alec Stanley/The Mirror Collective)
  • The Head and the Heart perform on 'The Tonight Show' on NBC
    THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 1070 -- Pictured: Musical guest The Head and the Heart on May 16, 2019. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • Barenaked Ladies perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    Barenaked Ladies perform the theme song to the hit CBS comedy 'The Big Bang Theory' during 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on Thursday, May 16, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Carly Rae Jepsen performs on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden'
    'The Late Late Show with James Corden' airing Thursday, May 16, 2019, with music from Carly Rae Jepsen. (Terence Patrick/CBS)
  • Ciara performs in New York
    Ciara performs on SiriusXM Hits 1 at the SiriusXM Studios In New York on May 7, 2019 in New York City. (Noam Galai/Getty Images)
  • DJ Khaled performs in Minneapolis
    DJ Khaled performs onstage during the 2018 DIRECTV NOW Super Saturday Night Concert at NOMADIC LIVE! at The Armory on February 3, 2018 in Minneapolis. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images for DirecTV)
  • BTS perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS
    Global pop supergroup BTS perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Friday, May 17, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Leon Bridges on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden' on CBS
    Leon Bridges performs 'If It Feels Good' on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden' on CBS on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. (Terence Patrick/CBS)
  • Bear's Den
    Bear's Den (courtesy of the artists)
  • DJ Khaled and very special guests perform on 'Saturday Night Live'
    SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 1767 -- Pictured: (l-r) Musical guests J Balvin, DJ Khalid, Lil Wayne, John Legend, Lil Baby, Big Sean, Jeremih, Sza perform on May 18, 2019. (Will Heath/NBC)
  • St. Vincent on 'Austin City Limits'
    St. Vincent is the guest on Austin City Limits' season 44 premiere, airing October 6, 2018. (courtesy KLRU-TV/Austin City Limits. Photo by Scott Newton)