The Killers debut tracks from their upcoming Stuart Price-produced album, Day and Age. Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett's Chinese opera, Monkey: Journey to the West, has received great reviews for its performances in Manchester and London, and they bring musicians and members of the cast to perform excerpts from it.
Soul legend Al Green performs a number from his new album, plus one of his classics. Also, one of the most celebrated bands of the year make their TV debut on the show: Seattle's Fleet Foxes, who describe their music as 'baroque harmonic pop jams'. They perform a couple of tracks from their debut album.
Plus, Australian outfit Pendulum, who mix drum 'n' bass beats with a commercial guitar group sound and have a big live reputation, make their Later... debut.