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St. Vincent, Coldplay, and The Black Keys to play SNL

on April 23, 2014, 1:30pm

Photo by ​Heather Kaplan

Saturday Night Live has tagged three members of rock royalty to headline upcoming episodes. Coldplay will serve as musical guest for the show’s May 3rd episode, The Black Keys will take the stage on May 10th, and none other than St. Vincent will play the show’s season finale on May 17th.

Coldplay will return for their fifth stint on SNL, appearing alongside host Andrew Garfield (star of Spider-Man). They’ll be supporting the release of their new album, Ghost Stories.

The Black Keys made their SNL debut back in 2011. This go around, they’ll be playing songs from their forthcoming album, Turn Blue. Maya Rudolph will host the episode.

As for Annie Clark, she’ll continue her meteoric rise by making her SNL debut alongside former cast member Andy Samberg, who will serve as host. She’ll be continuing her support of her recent self-titled fourth album.

Below, watch The Black Keys perform “Lonely Boy” on SNL back in 2011.

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