On TV: Secret Machines, HIM, AFI

Rock acts on television this week include Secret Machines, who perform on ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ on Monday; former Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth, who performs on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ on Tuesday and ‘The Late Late Show’ on Thursday; The New Cars, who perform on ‘The Late Late Show’ on Tuesday; Juliette Lewis & The Licks, who perform on ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ on Wednesday; HIM, who perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ on Wednesday; Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz, who co-hosts the MTV Movie Awards pre-show on Thursday; AFI, who perform on the MTV Movie Awards on Thursday; My Morning Jacket, who perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ on Thursday; Morningwood, who perform on ‘Last Call’ on Thursday; Elefant, who perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ on Thursday; Tyson Ritter from All-American Rejects, who visits ‘Total Request Live’ on Thursday; Wolfmother, who perform on ‘The Late Show’ on Friday; and Poison, who perform on ‘The Tonight Show’ on Friday.

Rise Of The Machines

The Sun profiled Secret Machines and asked the band about the success they’ve enjoyed. “Success isn’t how I thought it would be,” singer Brandon Curtis responded. “I always thought we’d be rich but we’re not. I always dreamed about that — having some money.” Drummer Josh Garza added: “Yeah but the rent is paid — now that’s something I always dreamed about.”

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