On TV: Kings Of Leon, Rob Zombie, Franz Ferdinand

Nathan Followill of Kings of Leon

Rock acts on television this week include:

Kings of Leon perform on ‘The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien’ (NBC) on Monday.

Rob Zombie visits ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ (ABC) on Tuesday.

The Providence perform on ‘It’s On with Alexa Chung’ (MTV) on Tuesday.

Jet perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ (CBS) on Tuesday.

Franz Ferdinand perform on ‘The Tonight Show’ (NBC) on Wednesday.

Care Bears on Fire perform on ‘The Late Show’ (CBS) on Wednesday.

Mute Math perform on ‘The Late Show’ (CBS) on Thursday.

Franz Ferdinand Make Music With Human Bones

andPOP caught up with Franz Ferdinand during a recent trip to Toronto, asking the Scottish rock group about using human bones as instruments on their new album ‘Tonight’ after buying a skeleton at an auction. They also talked about what it’s like hearing their own music in a club and advice they’d have for young bands. Watch it via the site’s YouTube channel below.

Franz Ferdinand ‘No You Girls’ Video (Band Version)

Franz Ferdinand are out with the alternate video for ‘No You Girls’, directed and filmed by the band. The track is the second single off the Scottish rock group’s third album ‘Tonight: Franz Ferdinand’, out now on Domino Records. Watch it via YouTube below.

On TV: Franz Ferdinand, Chris Cornell, Scott Weiland

Rock acts on television this week include:

Franz Ferdinand, who perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ (CBS) on Tuesday.

Ben Harper & Relentless7, who perform on ‘The Late Show’ (CBS) on Wednesday and ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ (NBC) on Thursday.

Slash and Daughtry, who perform on ‘American Idol’ (FOX) on Wednesday.

The National, who perform on ‘Late Night’ (NBC) on Wednesday.

Ida Maria, who performs on ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ (NBC) on Friday.

Chris Cornell, who performs on ‘The Late Show’ (CBS) on Friday.

Scott Weiland, who performs on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ (ABC) on Friday.

On TV: Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Pete Yorn, Franz Ferdinand

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Rock acts on television this week include:

Yeah Yeah Yeahs, who perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ (CBS) on Tuesday and ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ (NBC) on Wednesday.

The Airborne Toxic Event, who perform on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ (NBC) on Tuesday.

The Duke Spirit, who perform on ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ (NBC) on Wednesday.

Pete Yorn, who performs on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ (ABC) on Thursday.

Plain White T’s, who perform on ‘Late Night’ (NBC) on Friday.

Ben Harper & Relentless7, who perform on ‘Last Call’ (NBC) on Friday.

Franz Ferdinand, who perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ (ABC) on Friday.

Franz Ferdinand ‘Ulysses’ Live Video

NME posted highlights of Franz Ferdinand in action at the magazine’s Big Gig 2009 on February 26th at London’s O2 Arena, featuring the Alex Kapranos led group performing ‘Ulysses’. Watch it via YouTube below.

Franz Ferdinand ‘No You Girls’ Video

Franz Ferdinand are out with the video to their new single ‘No You Girls’, off the Scottish rock group’s third album ‘Tonight: Franz Ferdinand’, out now on Domino/Epic. Watch it via MySpace TV below.

Franz Ferdinand’s Paul Thomson Talks With Absolute Radio

Adrian Hieatt of Absolute Radio in London spoke to Franz Ferdinand at the NME Awards 2009, where Paul Thomson did most of the talking (frontman Alex Kapranos was seen in the background doing another interview), discussing plans to do a Blondie cover and one of their own songs at the awards, their festival plans and how they compare to the smaller venues, the bands they were looking forward to seeing at the event, and no plans for booze until after they perform. Watch the interview below.

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