VIDEO: Alabama Shakes Played “Hold On” and “I Ain’t The Same” on Conan

It’s pretty remarkable to see these guys on late-night TV already (is that some sort of record?). They just jumped onto the scene last fall at CMJ and have been getting an amazing amount of hype ever since. But, there’s good reason for that hype.

Check out why….(thanks to the Audioperv for this first embed)

Man, does this chica have some pipes. If you want a little bonus round, check out their cover of Led Zeppelin’s “How Many More Times” which I tweeted out last week:

I think you can expect to see Alabama Shakes on many a festival lineup this year. Their debut album Boys and Girls comes out April 10th on ATO Records.

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