The Roots, Jimmy Fallon And NBC Issue Apologies to GOP Candidate Michele Bachmann

The Roots, Jimmy Fallon and NBC brass apologized late Wednesday night to GOP candidate Michele Bachmann following the kerfuffle over the song The Roots chose to play when Bachmann appeared on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" on Monday night.  The Roots, who have been "severely reprimanded" for the incident, perhaps not-too-slyly used the 1985 Fishbone song "Lyin' A** B****" to underscore the Republican congresswoman's interview with Fallon.

More Local Aid: Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, St. Vincent, Cold War Kids, The Roots, Spoon's Britt Daniel Join Haitian Benefits

An update on concerts in the New York area that will benefit Haiti's earthquake survivors. Our updated list features more charitable events featuring Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, St. Vincent, Cold War Kids, The Roots, Spoon's Britt Daniel, Matisyahu, Kaki King, and many more.

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