Music

This page will collect information about Hugh's musical career, including Let Them Talk and Didn't It Rain. Also see the Band from TV page.

For more information about the clips & screencaps on this site, please visit the welcome page.

Links

Clips & Caps

Title Date Description File Size (MB) Links
Fess Fest 2013 7 Nov 2013 Hugh emceed and performed at Fess Fest, to raise money to restore Professor Longhair's home. Sisa Jean, Gaby and David Piltch were there also. YouTube playlist
of fan videos

 

Fox 8 News 6 Nov 2013 4:01 segment on music to see in New Orleans starts with Hugh and others playing at Fess Fest Thursday. available on
Fox 8
That's What Happens 28 Oct 2013 Hugh and Jools Holland appear on the track "All By Myself" of this Chas & Dave album. (Vincent Henry & Elizabeth Lea also appear.)    
12:29 complete 'making of' video is now available free.

available on
YouTube

Blues Changes 28 Oct 2013 55:03 complete episode 6, "Country", hosted by Hugh.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 iPlayer.

75.6 MP3

episode on BBC

 

10:18 excerpts of Hugh talking plus performance of "Crazy Arms" by Hugh & the Copper Bottom Band. 14.2 MP3
That's What Happens 23 Oct 2013 5:18 "making of" part 2 for "When Two Worlds Collide" includes glimpses of Hugh, Jools Holland, Joe Henry and members of the Copper Bottom Band.

available on
Telegraph

 

Salut, Bonjour 22 Oct 2013 6:01 segment about Hugh in Montreal, with comments from a brief interview yesterday and glimpses of the show. available on
TVA

77.9MB MP4 if you're geoblocked

CBC News Montreal 21 Oct 2013 2:30 segment about Hugh in Montreal, with comments from a brief interview today. available on
CBC
Homerun 21 Oct 2013 14:54 radio interview with Hugh about music & House. Includes "Changes" and "St. Louis Blues" off the album.

Captured by mshousefan from CBC livestream.

13.7 MP3
Blues Changes 21 Oct 2013 54:37 complete episode 5, "Pop," hosted by Hugh.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 live stream. First few seconds are missing due to technical issue at Radio 2.

75.0 MP3

episode on BBC

8:50 excerpts of Hugh talking, plus performance of "Careless Love" by Hugh & the Copper Bottom Band. 12.1 MP3
That's What Happens 17 Oct 2013 2:45 "making of" part 1 for "When Two Worlds Collide" includes glimpses of Hugh, Jools Holland and Joe Henry.

available on
Telegraph

 

Robert Elms 15 Oct 2013 19:45 interview with Hugh about music & more. Includes the "Junco Partner" single at the beginning.

Captured from BBC Radio London iPlayer.

27.1 MP3
Blues Changes 14 Oct 2013 55:06 complete episode 4, "Jazz," hosted by Hugh.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 live stream.

75.7 MP3

episode on BBC

9:13 excerpts of Hugh talking, plus performance of "One for My Baby" by Hugh & the Copper Bottom Band. 12.7 MP3
Blues Changes 7 Oct 2013 55:11 complete episode 3, "Soul & Hip Hop," hosted by Hugh.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 live stream.

75.8 MP3

episode on BBC

11:40 excerpts of Hugh talking, plus performance of "Stagger Lee" by Hugh & the Copper Bottom Band. 16.0 MP3
Shaun Keaveny 1 Oct 2013 22:56 'interview' - really more of a rambling conversation about music, parachute jumps, Blackadder and more. Includes "Evenin'" off the album.

Captured from BBC Radio 6 livestream.

31.5 MP3

also on BBC

 

Blues Changes 30 Sep 2013 55:11 complete episode 2, "Rock & Roll," hosted by Hugh.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 live stream.

75.8 MP3

episode on BBC

11:04 excerpts of Hugh talking, plus performance of "Mystery Train" by Hugh & the Copper Bottom Band. 15.2 MP3
Later with Jools Holland 27 Sep 2013 5:40 excerpts with Hugh. Includes intro, interview with Hugh, duet with Jools (basically same as on Tuesday) and close. 75.0 MP4
2:58 excerpt with Hugh in background of another interview.

Captured from BBC2 iPlayer HD.

32.5 MP4
That's What Happens 26 Sep 2013 3:25 music video for "When Two Worlds Collide" includes glimpses of Hugh, Jools Holland, Joe Henry and members of the Copper Bottom Band.

available on
YouTube

 

Later with Jools Holland 24 Sep 2013 5:40 excerpts with Hugh. Includes intro, interview with Hugh promoting Didn't It Rain, duet with Jools, and close.

Captured from BBC2 iPlayer HD.

69.3 MP4
1:44 duet with Jools, available on YouTube in 1080p. May be geoblocked :(

available on
YouTube

54.1MB MP4

This Morning 24 Sep 2013 8:19 interview with Hugh - nothing new. Don't think they even mentioned Blues Changes...

available on
ITV
(geoblocked)

46.4MB MP4

 

Blues Changes 23 Sep 2013 55:07 complete episode 1, "The Blues," hosted by Hugh.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 live stream. There may be some clipping - the audio was recording a little loud :)

75.7 MP3

episode on BBC

12:55 excerpts of Hugh talking, plus performance of "Changes" by Hugh & the Copper Bottom Band. 17.8 MP3
The One Show 23 Sep 2013 14:34 excerpts with Hugh, including an interview promoting Didn't It Rain and Blues Changes and a tiny bit with Hugh at the piano playing a version of the House theme song.

Captured from BBC1 iPlayer livestream. If you have trouble getting it to play, try VLC.

154 MP4

episode on iPlayer

Blues Changes 23 Sep 2013 33:09 video of Hugh and the Copper Bottom Band in session at Maida Vale studios. This was recorded back in May, if I remember correctly. available on
BBC
(geoblocked)

351MB MP4

Steve Wright 23 Sep 2013 15:53 interview with Hugh promoting Blues Changes. Includes "Junco Partner." 21.8 MP3

also on BBC

Blues Changes 20 Sep 2013 3:33 performance of "Mystery Train" for Hugh's new BBC Radio 2 series.

available on
BBC,
YouTube

38.4MB FLV

That's What Happens 28 Jul 2013 2:56 "making of" teaser video about the new Chas & Dave album, with a couple comments from Hugh.

available on
YouTube

 

Live on the Queen Mary 16 Jul 2013 5:08 preview of Hugh Laurie: Live on the Queen Mary, to air on PBS stations in August.

available on
YouTube

 

Copper Bottom Blues 3 Jun 2013 0:40 promo for Copper Bottom Blues on Belgian TV channel Plug RTL. available on
RTL.be
The One Show 7 May 2013 4:55 tease & segment created and hosted by Hugh about UK jazz musician Chris Barber. Hugh & David Piltch jam with Barber for a bit.

Captured from BBC iPlayer.

85.1 MP4

segment on BBC

Perspectives 5 May 2013 49:10 S3E7 "Copper Bottom Blues" with Hugh and the band.

Captured from ITV livestream.

235 MP4

on
ITV

4 May 2013 0:30 promo for Perspectives: Copper Bottom Blues.

Thanks to @GabbyG77 for the clip.

available on
YouTube

3.68MB FLV

 

17 Mar 2013 1:30 promo for ITV documentaries, with several snippets of Hugh talking about his love of music.

Thanks to @GabbyG77 for the clip.

available on
YouTube

7.32MB FLV

 

6 Mar 2013 0:30 promo for Perspectives series 3, with a brief glimse of Hugh.

available on
YouTube

 

1 Mar 2013 0:20 promo for Perspectives series 3, with a brief glimse of Hugh.

available on
YouTube

 

Didn't It Rain May 2013 Hugh's second album, Didn't It Rain, will be released in the UK May 6th and he is doing a supporting tour during the summer. All the promotional appearances to support the album are on the more info page.

more info

Jeopardy 25 Apr 2013 0:11 snippet of "Actors Who Sing for $1200." Guess who? :) 1.86 MP4
YouTube
From the Heart 15 Feb 2013 4:18 complete intro and performance of Unchain My Heart by Hugh & the Copper Bottom Band was posted online.

available on
YouTube

 

From the Heart 13 Feb 2013 ~2:00 taped performance of Unchain My Heart by Hugh & the Copper Bottom Band. 22.2
3.06
MP4
MP3
1:06 montage of celebrities including Hugh asking people to sign up to be organ donors.

Both clips captured from itv.com livestream.

6.26 MP4
Later with Jools Holland 19 Oct 2012 1:00 mini-interview with Hugh in the audience of Later. available on
BBC
10.5MB FLV for the geoblocked
You can also see Hugh and family members in the background when Jools is interviewing Diana Krall. available on
BBC

screencaps
(interview & background)

16 Oct 2012 You can also see Hugh and family members in the background of the Tuesday live version of Later. screencaps
 
Bayou Maharajah 28 Jul 2012 1:37 early trailer for documentary on James Booker includes a bit of an interview with Hugh. available on
Vimeo
Let Them Talk Tour 2012 May - Sep 2012 Hugh & the Copper Bottom Band on tour for 4 months & something like 60 shows... so I moved all this content to a separate page :)

more details

Es Lo Que Hay 21 May 2012 45:09 radio version (in Spanish) of the Great Performances: Let Them Talk program. Nothing new, but the sound quality of the performances is good (when the announcer isn't talking...)

Captured from adnradio.cl online archive. You may hear small glitches every 5 minutes due to the way the archive plays.

62.0 MP3

 

Bayou Maharajah 19 Apr 2012 1:00 teaser trailer for documentary on James Booker includes a bit of an interview with Hugh. available on
Vimeo
Great Performances 2012 21:20 pledge break excerpts with Hugh in-studio talking about Let Them Talk and New Orleans. Includes one of the PBS begging segments.

Clipped from a recording supplied by kittylugnut.

143 MP4
Blues Mobile 26 Jan 2012 9:17 radio interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk. Several musical selections were played during the interview; those have been removed.

Captured from WMLB-AM live stream (1hr version of Blues Mobile)

12.5 MP3
Entire(?) episode of Blues Mobile is now online. The interview starts in part 2. available on
Soundcloud:
part 1
part 2
part 3
Studio 360 20 Jan 2012 5:07 "Inside the National Recording Registry" segment on "Tipitina," featuring Hugh, Irma Thomas, and Allen Toussaint. available on
Studio 360
Late Late Show 12 Jan 2012 12:05 interview with Hugh.

Screencaps later. I need some sleep :)

43.8
16.6
MP4
MP3
0:35 clip from House, probably 8x09. There is one bit that's garbled - I assume LLS did that intentionally. 3.12 MP4
screencaps
3:39 performance of Unchain My Heart. Video also includes Craig's ~0:45 introduction. 5.02
24.5
MP3
MP4
screencaps
JazzFM 29 Dec 2011 18:28 radio interview with Hugh about music and New Orleans. The complete hour-long program also included several recordings from Let Them Talk, which I've removed.

Captured from jazzfm.com livestream.

25.4 MP3
La Viola 13 Dec 2011 ~25:00 minute interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk. Includes portions of the performances recorded for The Culture Show. available on
tn.com.ar:
part 1
part 2
9 Dec 2011 2:20 excerpts from the interview with Hugh.

available on
tn.com.ar

7 Dec 2011 1:00 promo for the interview.

available on
YouTube

Europe 1 13 Dec 2011 7:32 French radio interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk.

Captured from europe1.fr livestream.

10.4 MP3

official
podcast
on Europe1.fr

0:37 video promo for the interview.

available on
Europe1.fr

Let Them Talk 7 Dec 2011 0:30 Australian TV commercial for Let Them Talk.

available on
YouTube
 

Steve Wright in the Afternoon 5 Dec 2011 11:27 interview with Hugh Laurie, talking about House (no spoilers) & the updated release of Let Them Talk.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 live stream.

15.7 MP3
LA 100 29 Nov 2011 3:56 excerpt of interview with Hugh Laurie by Argentine radio presenter Robert Pettinato. available on
Cien Radios
3:42 additional excerpt of interview with Hugh.

I'm not sure if this is it, or there will be something with better audio quality on the radio at some point...

available on
Cien Radios
Soundcheck 23 Nov 2011 Soundcheck had Allen Toussaint in studio & he had some nice things to say about Hugh, starting about 13min in. available on
WNYC
1:51 excerpt of Allen Toussaint's comments about Hugh. 2.55 MP3
ABC 7.30 23 Nov 2011 8:29 Australian interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk and more. available on
ABC News,
ABC 7.30
18:00 extended interview. Interview doesn't ask the usual questions, or at least not in the usual way. available on
ABC 7.30

clip quality may be better on the 7.30 home page

The One Show 22 Nov 2011 14:12 excerpts including interview, on the couch during other segments, and performance of Hallelujah I Love Her So. With mentions of Jeeves & Wooster, an ambulance certification, rowing, and House also. 114 MP4
screencaps
3:15 performance of Hallelujah I Love Her So. 34.0
4.47
MP4
MP3
Sunday Profile 20 Nov 2011 24:30 Australian radio interview with Hugh, mostly about music. available on
ABC Radio

(MP3)

11.3MB MP3 for the geoblocked

Graham Norton 19 Nov 2011 19:50 BBC Radio 2 interview with Hugh. Talks about Let Them Talk, Children in Need Rocks, Arthur Christmas, and House. Also answers listeners' questions, including one about the Boat Race.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 iPlayer.

27.3 MP3
Le Grand Journal 18 Nov 2011 9:44 excerpts featuring Hugh, including tease, roundtable questions/interview, and performance of Hallelujah I Love Her So. Apologies for any weird cut points. I don't understand French :)

Clipped & re-encoded from Canal+ video.

48.2 MP4
screencaps

Canal+ video of segment with Hugh

3:17 performance of Hallelujah I Love Her So. Video clip includes the introduction & a bit more of the applause.

Clipped & re-encoded from Canal+ video.

32.3
4.51
MP4
MP3

Canal+ video

 

Tony Livesey 17 Nov 2011 7:00 interview with Hugh on BBC Radio 5 Live following Children in Need Rocks. The first part talks about the concert, and the second part talks about his dad winning an Olympic gold medal and about Teardrop.

Captured from BBC iPlayer.

9.60 MP3
Children in Need Rocks 17 Nov 2011 7:46 performance by Hugh Laurie and Jamie Cullum of Crazy Arms and Hallelujah I Love Her So.

Audio captured from BBC Radio 1 live stream. Video clipped from MKV supplied by an anonymous donor.

77.3
10.7
MP4
MP3
screencaps
3:43 clip of Hugh backstage, requesting donations, then performing Crazy Arms. available on
BBC

21.6MB FLV for the geoblocked

4:19 clip of Jamie backstage, requesting donations, then performing Hallelujah I Love Her So with Hugh. available on
BBC

24.8MB FLV for the geoblocked

BBC Breakfast 16 Nov 2011 9:11 interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk and Children in Need. They present Hugh with a gold album at the end (for selling 100,000 copies in the UK).

Clipped from episode posted on bbc.co.uk & remuxed as MP4.

52.8 MP4

episode posted on BBC website

Yahoo Music 7 Nov 2011 15:47 interview with Hugh about music and making Let Them Talk. A really good interview... available on
Yahoo!

For people having trouble playing on Yahoo:
interview
(138MB FLV)
St. James
(59.9MB FLV)
Tipitina
(40.1MB FLV)
YDKMM
(31.8MB FLV)

6:50 performance of St. James Infirmary
4:34 performance of Tipitina
3:37 performance of You Don't Know My Mind
Let Them Talk 3 Nov 2011 2:43 trailer for the special CD/DVD edition of Let Them Talk. All clips from the PBS special, which is what is on the DVD.

available on
The Telegraph
 

Let Them Talk 2 Nov 2011 1:20 trailer for the special CD/DVD edition of Let Them Talk. All clips from the PBS special, which is what is on the DVD.

available on
YouTube
 

KINK FM, Morning Show 1 Nov 2011 3:28 radio interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk. Female host has annoyingly watched that viral video from Ellen about British & American slang...

MP3 from KINK.FM

Fox News 1 Nov 2011 2:29 interview with Hugh at the Arthur Christmas press day. In addition to talking about the film, there is some talk about Let Them Talk and House.

NOTE: Includes clips from House 8x04 and some very vague talk about future episodes of S8 (starting ~1:45 into the clip).

available on
Fox News

 

Chris Evans Breakfast Show 24 Oct 2011 3:48 excerpt playing Hugh's new single, Hallelujah, I Love Her So and talking about profits going to Children in Need.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 iPlayer.

5.22 MP3
Dave FM 20 Oct 2011 9:53 radio interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk and Great Performances with Mara Davis from 92.9 Dave FM in Atlanta.

File saved from 929dave.radio.com

9.05

MP3

Ellen DeGeneres Show 3 Oct 2011 6:04 interview with Hugh about the L'Oreal ads, House, and Let Them Talk. They played a clip from House 8x01 on the show, but I have removed that from my video so there are no spoilers. 38.3 MP4
screencaps
30 Sep 2011 0:50 promos and tease for Monday's Ellen with Hugh. Brief glimpse of House from House 8x01 in first promo. If you've seen any photos/clips from the episode, this isn't a spoiler. 9.20 MP4
Let Them Talk - Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 1 Oct 2011 Hugh performed live at the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in San Francisco.

combined fan vids on
YouTube

Let Them Talk - The Mint 30 Sep 2011 Hugh performed at Los Angeles club The Mint, to celebrate the release of his album.

combined fan vids on
YouTube

Tonight Show with Jay Leno 30 Sep 2011 10:45 interview with Hugh, talking about House, doing adverts, music, and Bougainville. General spoilers for House 8x01 in the last minute or 2 (starting with a promo poster). 67.7 MP4
0:15 promo for Tonight Show  and Late Night has a brief glimpse of Hugh. 2.34 MP4
4:01 "Backstage with Bryan" talks to Hugh for the first minute or so. available on
nbc.com

14.4MB FLV for the geoblocked

Great Performances 30 Sep 2011 1:00 teaser for "Let Them Talk" on Great Performances. 9.37 MP4
The complete episode is available on the PBS website.

Please don't repost my recording on YouTube, etc.

available on
pbs.org

(geoblocked)

161MB MP4
screencaps
off my recording

KFOG 30 Sep 2011 9:18 radio interview from KFOG's Morning Show with Hugh & You Don't Know My Mind off the album.

Thanks to mshousefan for the recording.

8.51 MP3
7:14 version supplied by KFOG is a little different & does not include YDKMM. available on
KFOG
Fox News 30 Sep 2011 Hollywood Nation segment includes a mention of the House S8 premiere and Hugh's album at about 0:45. Uses material from the House 8x01 EPK. available on Fox News
KMOX 29 Sep 2011 6:01 radio interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk from KMOX's Total Information AM show. available as KMOX Podcast
Associated Press 19 Sep 2011 3:35 segment on Hugh and Let Them Talk. Includes comments from Hugh that I believe are new. available on
YouTube
CBS News Sunday Morning 18 Sep 2011 0:50 tease for segment on Hugh. 5.74 MP4
8:21 "Rockin' the House" segment on Hugh, focused on music but with a few mentions of House. Includes clips from House, ABoF&L, and the performances recorded for The Culture Show. The only really new thing is a few seconds of Hugh playing Swanee River. 70.7 MP4
screencaps

transcript available on CBS News

also posted by CBS on YouTube

CineStars Entertainment Report 16 Sep 2011 There is a segment about Hugh & Let Them Talk about 1:20 into this video, including a comment from Hugh. available on
CineSport
Today 8 Sep 2011 4:58 intro and performance of You Don't Know My Mind. available on
Today site
3:21 audio of just You Don't Know My Mind from TV broadcast. 4.62 MP3
3:56 performance of Tipitina. available on
Today site
3:35 audio of Tipitina from TV broadcast. 4.93 MP3
12:16 selections from TV broadcast, including teases, brief talk with Hugh, and performances of both songs. 129 MP4
screencaps
GQ MOTY 6 Sep 2011 Hugh was named "Music Man of the Year" by British GQ at their Men of the Year awards. While this was not televised, a few videos are available...  
6:29 red carpet video from GQ includes comments from Hugh at about 1:35 and 4:00 marks. available on
GQ UK
8:25 presentation of the "Music Man of the Year" award to Hugh by Stephen Fry (who talks for most of the 8+ minutes...). available on
GQ UK

 

0:51 behind-the-scenes video of Hugh's photoshoot for GQ. This video is embedded in the iPad version of the October issue of GQ UK. posted by 7luisi77 on YouTube
1:03 another behind-the-scenes video of Hugh's photoshoot for GQ. available on
GQ UK
All Things Considered 2 Sep 2011 8:18 interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk. available on
npr.org

(make sure to check the 'more from the interview' links, not just the 'listen now' link at the top of the page)

2:11 extra bit of the interview about New Orleans Greats that appear on Let Them Talk.
1:43 extra bit of the interview about spending time at his piano.
1 Sep 2011 0:51 promo for Hugh's appearance on All Things Considered. available on
npr.org
Let Them Talk 2 Sep 2011 7:25 version of St. James Infirmary recorded at The Culture Show, but not cut or voiced-over like in that program.

This clip accompanies an online version of an article to be published in the New York Times Magazine Sep. 4th.

available on
nytimes.com

NYTimes Magazine feature

Great Performances 1 Sep 2011 0:30 promo for Hugh's Let Them Talk special on Great Performances. available on
pbs.org

(page includes a song list for the program)

2.58MB FLV for the geoblocked

Paradiso 30 Aug 2011 20:39 interview on Swiss radio RTS 1 for Let Them Talk. You can hear a bit of Hugh behind the French translation. Includes Swanee River, Tipitina and other snippets from the album.

Clipped & re-encoded from recording on RTS.ch.

28.4 MP3

also on RTS.ch

Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 22 Aug 2011 12:57 interview with Hugh, talking about his emmy nomination, Let Them Talk, and assorted randomness.

The MP4 video includes a clip from House S7 at the beginning; I removed that from the MP3 audio file.

I would appreciate it if you don't post these clips on YouTube or other public video hosting sites. Someone else already has, so there's really no point...

78.1
13.2
MP4
MP3
screencaps

complete show on CBS website

0:38 comment from Saffron Burrows about Hugh. 4.76 MP4
0:10 promo for The Late Late Show with Hugh. 1.16 MP4
Great Performances 12 Aug 2011 1:44 preview of Hugh's Let Them Talk special, with new comments from Hugh recorded recently (probably same day as TCA presentation). posted by pbs on
YouTube
Fox News 29 Jun 2011 "Hollywood Nation" segment includes a brief mention that Hugh will be releasing an album - uses BTS video of Band from TV recording for the House soundtrack. available on
Fox News
The Culture Show 25 May 2011 "The Sounds of Hugh Laurie" special, which included an excellent interview with Hugh and new (unfortunately short or talked over) performances of St. James Infirmary, The Whale Has Swallowed Me, and Tipitina.

I would appreciate it if you don't post these clips on YouTube or other public video hosting sites.

Audio captured from BBC2 iPlayer livestream. Video & screencaps from iPlayer HD.

26.5
109
MP3
IPOD
screencaps
19 May 2011 1:01 excerpt of Hugh's piano introduction to "St. James Infirmary", performed for a Culture Show special about Hugh & his music.

Thanks to Boffle for the heads up.

available on
bbc.co.uk

6.01MB FLV for the geoblocked

 

Steve Wright in the Afternoon 23 May 2011 16:29 radio interview with Hugh recorded in early May. Talks about House, Mister Pip, Let Them Talk, celebrity and shoe shops.

Note: This interview was recorded before negotiations for House season 8 were completed. So some of what Hugh says is out of date.

Captured from BBC Radio 2 iPlayer live stream.

15.1 MP3

program on bbc.co.uk

Perspectives 15 May 2011 "Down by the River" documentary featuring Hugh.

I would appreciate it if you don't post these clips on YouTube or other public video hosting sites.

Audio captured from itv.com ITV1 live stream. Video re-encoded from AVI supplied by an anonymous fan. Screencaps from ITV Player.

32.1
129
MP3
IPOD
screencaps

 

 

Let Them Talk 13 May 2011 1:09 segment with Joe Henry and Hugh talking about "Red Hot." Hugh actually gets a few words in this time... posted by hughlaurieblues on
YouTube
Perspectives 13 May 2011 3:28 segment on the making of "Down by the River" with clips from the show & comments from the director. available on
itv.com

20MB FLV for the geoblocked

4:11 trailer for "Down by the River" posted by hughlaurieblues on
YouTube
BFMTV 12 May 2011 1:37 segment about Hugh's album & appearance in Paris. Includes comments from Hugh (dubbed into French). posted by BFMTV on
YouTube
Let Them Talk 12 May 2011 1:15 segment with (mostly) Joe Henry and Hugh talking about "Six Cold Feet." posted by hughlaurieblues on
YouTube
Let Them Talk - Paris 11 May 2011 Hugh & the band at Trianon, Paris, France. combined fan vids on
YouTube
 
Let Them Talk 11 May 2011 0:56 segment with (mostly) Joe Henry and Hugh talking about "After You've Gone" and Dr. John. posted by hughlaurieblues on
YouTube
La Collection Georges Lang 10 May 2011 15:25 excerpts from a full hour of this French radio show devoted to Hugh. These excerpts are the dubbed interview with Hugh; I've cut out most of the music, which is all from Let Them Talk. The interview is a little more focused on music than the other interviews so far.

The complete hour is available on the RTL website.

14.1 MP3

broadcast on RTL (with track list)

7 May 2011 0:36 promo for the Georges Lang show about Hugh. posted by Valmofran on
YouTube
Front Row 10 May 2011 11:08 radio interview with Hugh about Let Them Talk, music and acting.

Captured from BBC Radio 4 iPlayer live stream.

10.2 MP3

program on bbc.co.uk

Let Them Talk 10 May 2011 2:19 segment with Joe Henry and Hugh talking about "Tipitina." posted by hughlaurieblues on
YouTube
Let Them Talk 9 May 2011 1:52 segment with Joe Henry and Hugh talking about "St. James Infirmary." posted by hughlaurieblues on
YouTube
Victoria Derbyshire 9 May 2011 5:28 review of Let Them Talk from this BBC 5 live radio show. Covers basically the same range of opinions as the newspaper reviews have...

Thanks to ariesnake for the file. Saved me some time :)

5.03 MP3
BBC Breakfast 9 May 2011 12:15 interview with Hugh about the album and House. Includes a lovely anecdote about Allen Toussaint.

Clipped & re-encoded from video on BBC News website.

89.1
38.6
22.7
AVI
FLV
IPOD
screencaps
34:37 last section of the show, with Hugh showing up about 20 minutes in.

available on
bbc.co.uk

(not geoblocked)

1:40 excerpt which is edited together slightly differently than on Breakfast.

available on
bbc.co.uk

(not geoblocked)

Million Pound Drop 7 May 2011 0:59 snippets from a game show asking "What is Hugh Laurie doing in Manchester tonight?"

Clipped & re-encoded from episode posted by Channel4 on YouTube.

7.25
3.20
3.14
AVI
FLV
IPOD
Let Them Talk - Manchester 7 May 2011 Hugh & the band at RNCM, Manchester, England.

combined fan vids on
YouTube
 

Let Them Talk - Coventry 6 May 2011 The Warwick Arts Centre was apparently strict about people using cameras, but grissom89 managed to sneak a bit of "You Don't Know My Mind" and "Jericho"

grissom89's video on
YouTube

 

Graham Norton Show 6 May 2011 14:18 excerpts with Hugh, including interview, performance of "You Don't Know My Mind" and the red chair bit at the end.

The video is from BBC America, but I don't think they cut anything other than part of the intros.

121 MP4
screencaps
3:59 performance of "You Don't Know My Mind"

Clipped & re-encoded from an AVI supplied by an anonymous fan in the UK.

29.1
12.5
14.9
4.57
AVI
FLV
IPOD
MP3
11:44 audio of just the interview and performance.

Captured from BBC1 iPlayer live stream.

10.7 MP3
14:53 HD capture has been posted by wendus93 on YouTube available on
YouTube
2:15 excerpt from Hugh's appearance tonight on Graham Norton, talking about House in Europe & trying to catch a train in Germany. available on
bbc.co.uk

13.0MB FLV for the geoblocked

Chris Evans Breakfast Show 6 May 2011 46:51 excerpts of Hugh co-hosting the show, with talk about the album, House, Mister Pip, The Gun Seller, and more. Includes "You Don't Know My Mind" from Cheltenham and "Swanee River", "Buddy Bolden's Blues", and "Red Hot" off the CD (I think).

Captured from BBC Radio 2 live stream.

42.9 MP3
Australian Today 6 May 2011 5:05 segment talking to Hugh about his album and House.

Captured off Today show livestream.

15.0 IPOD

also available on Nine MSN

Reuters 4 May 2011 2:18 segment about Hugh's album, based on the album intro video.

available on
reuters.com

Let Them Talk - Union Chapel 4 May 2011 Hugh and the band at Union Chapel, London, England.

combined fan vids on
YouTube
 

Sat.1 Frühstücks fernsehen 4 May 2011 4:23 interview with Hugh. Dubbed in German, but you can hear a lot of what he says in English. Includes some bits of the album intro video.

Thanks to @MsHouseFan for wading through 3 days of morning show to catch this!

available on
thehousefan.com

Let Them Talk - Cheltenham 2 May 2011 87:02 live radio broadcast of Hugh's appearance closing the Cheltenham Jazz Festival:

Captured from BBC iPlayer. Links in the description go to MP3s of the individual songs.

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also available on
bbc.co.uk

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Wetten Dass? 30 Apr 2011 There was apparently quite a lot of Hugh on this German show. @MsHouseFan has clips of all the bits & pieces on her site. The Wetten Dass? site has only posted parts of Hugh's appearance:

all related clips on
thehousefan.com

the interview

Vicodin's translation of the interview on HHoW

4:00 performance of "You Don't Know My Mind" available on
YouTube,
zdf.de

HD screencaps

8:52 bet about overturning eggs by blowing on them

available on
YouTube

50mn inside 30 Apr 2011 6:56 segment from this French entertainment news show about Hugh - his album and House. Includes bits of a dubbed interview with him.

Captured from TF1 live stream - will do screencaps & other formats after I see what TF1 puts on their site.

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Let Them Talk - Berlin 28 Apr 2011 13:47 excerpt from the Berlin concert, including "Six Cold Feet", "You Don't Know My Mind", and the first few seconds of "Battle of Jericho" dasha8585's video on YouTube
3:48 "You Don't Know My Mind" has a better vantage point for video, but the audio quality isn't as good. neely85's
video on YouTube
@MsHouseFan was also at the concert and has several videos on her site. MsHouseFan's videos on
thehousefan.com
@xTorgiex has posted her video of almost the entire concert. on twitvid
Kulturzeit 28 Apr 2011 5:58 German TV segment about Let Them Talk. Includes bits of an interview & him performing in Hamburg. Some of the segment is about House.

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7:06 raw video of interview with Hugh, in English. Talks about both music and House.

Thanks to ariesnake for the files.

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Hamburg Journal 28 Apr 2011 1:42 German TV  segment about Hugh's appearance at the Café Keese in Hamburg, with bits of him performing. no longer online
Let Them Talk - Hamburg 27 Apr 2011 I'm not going to try to collect all the videos people take at the concerts, but will try to mention a few. @coastspy has some particularly high quality video posted on YouTube from the Hamburg concert. coastspy's videos on YouTube
C à vous 25 Apr 2011 1:28 intro to first part of show that previews Hugh playing "You Don't Know My Mind". 3.46 IPOD
1:28 close of first part of show that promotes Hugh appearing in the La Suite portion of the show later. "Swanee River" plays over the closing credits.

Captured from France5 live stream.

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11:44 La Suite with Hugh chatting to the host & other guests, then playing "You Don't Know My Mind." Interview is mostly about music with a question or two about House.

Thanks to ariesnake for the file.

available on
pluzz.fr

WMV for the geo-blocked (55.0 MB)

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3:48 excerpt of Hugh & the band playing "You Don't Know My Mind"

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Andrew Marr Show 24 Apr 2011 7:27 tease & segment about & talking to Hugh, with bits about the album, House, and TV writing. (MP3 file does not include the tease)

Captured from BBC iPlayer.

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7:27 slightly longer segment with Hugh - there's about 1 minute more of actual interview here than was televised. The TV version has an intro about Hugh which isn't in this clip. available on Andrew Marr Show site

FLV (43.0 MB)

screencaps

On n'est pas couché 23 Apr 2011 31:02 excerpt of  Hugh performing "Winin' Boy Blues" followed by a chat about music, America, his father, Cambridge, Stuart Little, House, visiting France, and actors who have released albums. 69.6
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3:14 "Winin' Boy Blues"

Above all clipped and re-encoded from France2 WMV file.

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Later with Jools Holland 22 Apr 2011 17:08 excerpts of all the parts with Hugh (see shorter clips below for details)

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    1:50 piano duet with Hugh & Jools. This is included in the video clip below. 1.69 MP3
    3:50 "You Don't Know My Mind" with Jools on piano 3.51
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bbc.co.uk

    2:39 "Swanee River" - slightly different from the one shown Tuesday.

Audio captured from BBC2 iPlayer. FLV files from bbc.co.uk.

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    9:52 excerpts including the intro to the show, with Hugh on piano; intro of the acts; glimpse of Hugh between acts; the entire chat & duet, include a bit about Otis Spann which isn't in the online clip; glimpse of Hugh in the background of k.d. lang interview; and thanks at the end of the show.

This is screen captured from iPlayer live video stream.

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Later with Jools Holland 22 Apr 2011 4:07 chat & duet with Hugh. This is almost entirely different from the chat & duet that aired on the 19th and is most (but not all) of what was televised on the 22nd.

available on
bbc.co.uk

FLV for the geoblocked
(24.2MB)

Perspectives Apr 2011 0:30 promo for "Hugh Laurie: Down by the River" documentary. No new video.

Clipped from series promo on itv.com.

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series website
Le Grand Journal 21 Apr 2011 Hugh & his band played "You Don't Know My Mind", he was interviewed about the album & House - and then he stuck around for the rest of the show.

The show is dubbed, but you can hear a bit more of him than you could on JT 20h.

available for 1 week on Canal+
Part 1
Part 2

screencaps

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3:53 excerpt of Hugh & his band playing "You Don't Know My Mind"

Not sure why the iPod file is so big. The converter refuses to use a lower bitrate when just this part is converted :)

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also on canal+

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JT 20h 20 Apr 2011 Hugh was interviewed about his album & a little about House on this French show. He is dubbed, so it is kinda hard to figure out what he was saying if you don't understand French :)

You can see Hugh in the introduction (chapter 1) & then at the end (chapters 16 & 17). (The second lady who comes on at the end is doing a weather report.)

available on
tf1.fr

translation by Chiara on HHoW

7:58 excerpts of intro to show & segments with Hugh.

Captured from tf1.fr.

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Later with Jools Holland 19 Apr 2011 7:07 glimpses of Hugh, interview and Hugh & his band playing "Swanee River."

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5:37 excerpts of just the interview & performance

Audio captured from BBC2 iPlayer.

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Blues is the Truth 28 Mar 2011 3:58 excerpt of DJ's comments & Hugh's  "Guess I'm a Fool."

Captured from ukjazzradio.com.

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Let Them Talk 23 Mar 2011 10:34 performance in New Orleans. Includes "The Whale Has Swallowed Me," "You Don't Know My Mind" and "Swanee River."

available on The Guardian
 

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Let Them Talk 23 Mar 2011 5:34 introduction to the album, with comments from Hugh & Joe Henry plus behind the scenes videos & photographs, all set to Hugh's music. available on
YouTube
Chris Evans Breakfast Show 22 Mar 2011 5:33 excerpt of banter & the radio premiere of Hugh's single "You Don't Know My Mind"

Captured from BBC Radio 2 iPlayer.

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Let Them Talk 9 Mar 2011 0:35 trailer for first single from Hugh's album, "You Don't Know My Mind" available on
YouTube
Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2 Mar 2011 14:50 interview with Hugh Laurie about House, his album, rowing, boxing, and more.

I would appreciate it if you don't post these clips on YouTube or other public video hosting sites.

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Good Day NY 26 Jul 2010 There's a brief mention of Hugh's new record deal at the 1:30 mark of this entertainment news segment, with background video from House and Band from TV. no longer online
Q13 Fox News 26 Jul 2010 0:21 snippet about Hugh's new record deal, with background video from House (season 1!) 2.94
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Radio Berlin 3 Feb 2010 10:52 interview with Meatloaf includes a story about Hugh recording on Meatloaf's album starting about 3 minutes in. You can mostly hear him in English under the German translation. 9.95 MP3
Jay Leno Show 25 Sep 2009 13:00 segments with Hugh, including interview (no spoilers) and Hugh "earning his plug" with a performance of St. James Infirmary.
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Tonight Show with Jay Leno 16 Jan 2009 17:59 tease, short clip from House S5E12, interview with Hugh, a couple bits from the next interview, and a performance by Band from TV.
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House clip screencaps

11:36 audio version of just Hugh's interview.
(HL)
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3:26 audio version of just the Band from TV performance.
(HL, JS)
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House Soundtrack 10 Aug 2007 1:29 excerpt from "You Can't Always Get What You Want" by Band from TV, with Hugh, Bob, and Bonnie on vocals. available on
MySpace

more BFTV clips

Today 17 Mar 2007 7:28 teases and segment on Band from TV's recording session for the House soundtrack. Includes clips from the TV Guide Emmy afterparty, the session at rehearsals.com, and the most recent session plus comments from Greg Grunberg, Bob Guiney, and David Foster.

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Lester Holt's Blog entry

more BFTV clips

Today 10 Mar 2007 3:00 segment with Lester Holt about recording two tracks with Band from TV for the House soundtrack. Comments from Greg Grunberg and brief clips from the TV Guide Emmy Afterparty (Hugh isn't visible).

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more BFTV clips

Saturday Night Live 28 Oct 2006 3:01 performance of the Protest song ("All We Gotta Do") by Hugh. 35.0
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Comic Relief Mar 1997 4:54 segment from "The Empire Strikes Back" with Poor White Trash and Lulu performing "Love Train." Hugh is on keyboards.

captured from OTA VHS recording supplied by Tourmaline.

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Christmas Night with the Stars, Fry and Laurie Host a 27 Dec 1994 4:51 selection of two musical numbers. First, "Show Me," with Hugh singing and playing piano. Second, Sandie Shaw sings "Little Drummer Boy," while Hugh puts his schoolboy percussion skills to good use (with assorted mayhem by Reeves & Mortimer). The screencaps are from all of Hugh's scenes.

Capped from a NTSC DVD supplied by Jennifer, most likely transferred from a PAL VHS recording.

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Comic Relief 12 Mar 1993 3:22 segment of Hugh performing "All We've Gotta Do", as part of Friday Night Live - Lives Again! There's a sync/tracking problem for a few seconds at the beginning, but it clears up before Hugh starts singing.

captured from OTA VHS recording supplied by Tourmaline.

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The World of Jeeves & Wooster 1992 5:54 selection of 2 tracks from the soundtrack album for Jeeves & Wooster, first Minnie the Moocher as played in the show (complete with dialog), followed by a big band version with Hugh on lead vocals.

Capped from EMI CDP7990102 (now out of print).

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Wogan 25 May 1990 14:30 interview with Hugh. Guest host Jonathan Ross discussed Jeeves & Wooster, the play Gasping (opening in 10 days), and the 1980 Boat Race. There are clips from J&W and the Boat Race. After the other guests, Patrick Moore and Phoebe Legere, had their turns, all 3 somehow ended up playing Johnny Be Good to close the show (with Hugh on drums!).

Capped from OTA VHS recording supplied by tourmaline.

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Hysteria 2! 1989 2:54 segment of Hugh Laurie singing "Mystery."

Re-encoded from MPEG supplied by lozz (edge noise removed).

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