As Jimmy Fallon prepares to make the jump from Late Night to the Tonight Show, many surprise guests and musicians have stopped by to wish him well. Last week–amid a string of New York shows with Volcano Choir–Justin Vernon stopped by the show to sit-in with house band, the Roots.
Justin Vernon Performs with the Roots on Fallon
Vernon and The Roots performed “Woods” on the original broadcast. This week, the show has released an online exclusive video of the unlikely super-band performing a slow-jammy rendition of Bon Iver‘s “Holocene.” Apparently, The Roots’ Black Thought has some trouble pronouncing Bon Iver, but the performance is top notch. Watch the video below.
Article by Jason Schellhardt