Fitz and the Tantrums Performing On 'Conan' Is the Most Joyous Video You'll See Today

Fitz and the Tantrums Performing On 'Conan' Is the Most Joyous Video You'll See Today


Now here’s a video clip to get your weekend started off right: Fitz and The Tantrums’ performance from their Wednesday night appearance on Conan. As we have come to expect from the Los Angeles–based band, the performance is peppy, flirty, and fun — the perfect song to kick off your weekend. 

The band played “Out of My League” off their latest release More Than Just A Dream, the act’s sophomore studio effort. The lead single epitomizes the buzzy neo-soul/indie pop sound for which the group is known. Like the best Fitz songs, it straddles the line between radio-friendliness and indie-weirdness just perfectly.

A little background on the band: Formed in 2008, Fitz and The Tantrums’ best-known song is their 2011 single, “MoneyGrabber,” and their music has been featured on such television shows as Criminal Minds and Desperate Housewives. They’re a must-have for your music collection, especially if you're into the soul revival currently sweeping pop music. 

Conan has always been known for having one of the strongest music-booking records in the industry, and he sure didn’t disappoint here. The band sounds great on the finished studio product, but they bring a jazzy energy to their live performances that translates perfectly to television. Like a shot of Five-hour Energy (or something stronger), Fitz and The Tantrums will get your weekend off on the right foot.