Kevin Eubanks Set For ‘Tonight Show’ Return Visit

Guitar man Kevin Eubanks is headed for a late-night reunion with Jay Leno. Eubanks, Leno’s bandleader of choice for 15 years (from 1995-2010, including the ill-fated 10 p.m. experiment ‘The Jay Leno Show’), is booked for a ‘Tonight Show’ appearance on Tuesday, November 23. It’ll be his first time on the late-night talker since he […]

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Kevin Eubanks Ends 18 Years With Leno

By FRAZIER MOORE AP Television Writer NEW YORK — It’s a wrap for ‘Tonight Show‘ bandleader Kevin Eubanks after 18 years backing up host Jay Leno. “I don’t think we’ve ever had an argument,” Leno said, bidding Eubanks farewell on Friday’s show. “We’ve had a lot of fun.” Eubanks, whose duties included comic sidekick to […]

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‘Tonight Show’ Bandleader Quits

There’s another late-night shake-up at NBC. ‘The Tonight Show‘ bandleader Kevin Eubanks is leaving the show, confirms Extra. Jay Leno’s longtime sidekick said he “wanted a change” and is interested in pursuing new opportunities, such as going on tour, according to the story first reported by K-EARTH 101. Eubanks, 52, joined ‘The Tonight Show’ band […]

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