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18 Bands That Played SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (and That You’ve Still Never Heard Of)


Saturday Night Live is wrapping up another hit season, with Mick Jagger hosting the final show. This has everyone wondering if he’ll be the only musical guest. You can be sure he won’t be joined by any unknowns. The days are long gone when SNL hosted adventurous acts. Nobody shows up on the SNL soundstage without established hits or lots of hype. But there was a time when SNL presented plenty of WTF musical moments. (That was back before “WTF” existed.) As SNL finishes their 37th season, let’s look back at musical guests who couldn’t even use the show to become one-hit wonders…

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    J.R. Taylor has spent several years covering all aspects of pop culture for prestigious publications. Well, they were prestigious. Contact me: @google+ @twitter @email @website