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Watch Phoenix Live on Letterman

on May 01, 2013, 7:19am

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Phoenix returned to New York City last night for an appearance on The Late Show with David Letterman. In continued support of their new album, Bankrupt!, the French rockers welded “Trying to Be Cool” to the outro for “Drakkar Noir”.

The band also participated in the latest edition of the Live on Letterman webcast series. Their 45-minute set included several new tracks, specifically “Entertainment”, “The Real Thing”, “Chloroform”, and “Don’t”,  in addition to past favorites like “1901” and “Lisztomania”.

Replay both performances below.

“Trying to Be Cool”/”Drakkar Noir” on Letterman:

Live on Letterman Webcast:

Bankrupt! is available now via Glassnote Records. In need of even more? We compiled a list of our 20 favorite Phoenix songs, from their 2000 debut all the way to their latest, which you can read right here.

You can also check them out on the road, which includes an appearance at this weekend’s New Orleans Jazz Festival.

Phoenix 2013 Tour Dates:
05/04 – New Orleans, LA @ New Orleans Jazz Fest
05/05 – Memphis, TN @ Beale Street Music Festival
05/08 – Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
05/09 – Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle
05/11 – Columbia, MD @ Sweetlife Festival
05/12 – Camden, NJ @ Susquehanna Bank Center
05/13 – New York, NY @ Apollo Theatre
05/23 – Barcelona, ES @ Primavera Sound
05/26 – Paris, FR @ La Cigale
06/07 – Nürnberg, DE @ Rock im Park
06/08 – Nürburgring, DE @ Rock am Ring
06/11 – Hamburg, DE @ Stadtpark
06/13 – Hultsfred, SE @ Hultsfred Festival
06/14 – Aarhus, DK @ NorthSide Festival
06/15 – Landgraaf, NL @ Pinkpop
06/29 – Luxembourg @ Rock-A-Field
07/04 – Arendal, NO @ Hove Festival
07/05 – Werchter, DE @ Rock Werchter
07/06 – Malsaucy, FR @ Les Eurockéennes
07/12 – Kinross, UK @ T in the Park
07/13 – Aix-les-Bains, FR @ Musilac Festival
07/14 – Lisbon, PT @ Optimus Alive!
07/19 – Dublin, IE @ Longitude Festival
07/21 – Carhaix-Plouguer, FR @ Les Vieilles Charrues
07/23 – Nyon, CH @ Paleo Festival
08/02 – Montreal, QC @ Osheaga Festival
08/03 – Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON @ The Grove Music Festival
08/04 – Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
08/07 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Ampitheatre *
08/09-11 – San Francisco, CA @ Outside Lands Music Festival
08/23 – Leeds, UK @ Leeds Festival
08/24 – Paris, FR @ Rock en Seine
08/25 – Reading, UK @ Reading Festival
10/02 – Brooklyn, NY @ Barclays Center

* = w/ Dinosaur Jr.

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