On May 10, the American rock duo of The Black Keys (Dan Auerbach, Patrick Carney) performed their songs "Fever" and "Bullet in the Brain," live on the NBC late night variety show, "Saturday Night Live." The episode was hosted by actress Charlize Theron and this was the band's third time being musical guest on "SNL." You can watch The Black Keys' perform "Fever" live on "Saturday Night Live" here, and "Bullet in the Brain" here.
While Charlize Theron was introducing the band for their performance of "Bullet in the Brain" she was still covered in fake blood from her Bikini Beach Party skit. Both songs are featured on The Black Keys' eighth studio album, Turn Blue, which is set to be released on May 13 via Nonesuch Records.
The song "Fever" is the lead single from the album and was released on Mar. 24. Since the release, the song has reached No. 2 on the U.S. Billboard Alternative Songs chart. Turn Blue is the first full length studio album the band has released since their 2011 effort, El Camino.