Jimmy Vivino to Lead 'Conan' House Band


Jimmy Vivino and the Basic Cable Band will be the house band for Conan.

Vivino is a former associate music director, arranger, guitarist and vocalist for The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien and Late Night with Conan O'Brien. He replaces Conan O' Brien's long-time house-band leader Max Weinberg.

Other band members are Scott Healy (keyboards), Mike Merritt (bass), Mark Pender (trumpet), Richie "LaBamba" Rosenberg (trombone), Jerry Vivino (saxophone, woodwinds and vocals) and James Wormworth (drums).

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