Metallica, Jesus And Mary Chain, The xx Performing On “Late Show With Stephen Colbert”

Metallica (May 15), Jesus And Mary Chain (May 16) and The xx (May 18) will perform on upcoming “Late Show” episodes.

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CBS has officially confirmed listings for the May 15-19 string of “Late Show With Stephen Colbert” episodes.

Three will feature musical performers.

According to CBS, Metallica will take the stage on the May 15 episode. The performance will follow host Stephen Colbert’s interviews with Danny McBride and Jane Krakowski.

Jesus And Mary Chain will play the May 16 “Late Show.” Gina Rodriguez and Ben Falcone will be the interview guests.

The May 18 episode will feature The xx as the official musical guest. The band’s performance air after interviews with Ricky Gervais and Corey Hawkins.

CBS’ official “Late Show” listings follow:

Thursday, May 11

Mayim Bialik, from the CBS comedy series THE BIG BANG THEORY; actor Andy Karl; stand-up comedy performance by Ramy Youssef (n)

Friday, May 12

Tracy Morgan; Timothy Simons; musical performance by Dan Auerbach (n)

Monday, May 15

Danny McBride; Jane Krakowski; musical performance by Metallica (n)

Tuesday, May 16

Gina Rodriguez; Ben Falcone; musical performance by Jesus and Mary Chain (n)

Wednesday, May 17

Julie Chen, host of the CBS daytime talk show THE TALK; Matt Walsh; David Ortiz (n)

Thursday, May 18

Ricky Gervais; Corey Hawkins; musical performance by The xx (n)
*Friday, May 19

Jennifer Garner; Demetri Martin; Paula Poundstone (n)

Written by Brian Cantor

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