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Conan O'Brien Announces New Band Name, Leader

Conan O'Brien Announces New Band Name, Leader

Conan O’Brien‘s new show, Conan, debuts November 8 on TBS, and now details on his house band have been revealed!

Longtime band leader Max Weinberg will not be returning; instead, former associate music director Jimmy Vivino will head up The Basic Cable Band.

According to Deadline, returning band members will include Scott Healy on keyboards, Mike Merritt on bass, Mark Pender on trumpet, Richie “LaBamba” Rosenberg on trombone, Jerry Vivino on sax and vocals and James Wormworth on drums.

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12 Responses to “Conan O'Brien Announces New Band Name, Leader”

  1. 1
    Dan Says:

    Best of luck to his new show

  2. 2
    k Says:


    ..still gonna watch it. i love conan

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    Jokergurl Says:

    Bring back the DRIVING DESK!!!! Please! That was the best skit where he had the blue screen and he just took that desk everywhere! Can’t wait to see Conan again!

  6. 6
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    I’ll miss Max. I’ll miss his pervy ways and smary genius! So glad Conan is back though. hugs.

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